Today, I taught my Altered Book Workshop at Memories Galore (Brandermill). The experience of an altered book was very different and new to most of my students, which made it particularly rewarding for me to watch them create and discover all that altered art is. It is truly a class I will remember, and treasure. Thank you ladies (& gentleman) so much for such a memorable day!
Lunch at Sergio's Italian Restaurant with my favorite people!
Thanks to Sergio's for taking such good care of us!
What an amazing weekend with an amazing group of ladies. I had so much fun spending time with Christin, and I actually got some scrapbooking done! As always, the food was out of this world delicious. I'm already looking forward to July.
I should be packing because the Winter Retreat at Virginia Center Crossings Resort starts tomorrow at 1pm! I had 561 Christmas pictures developed that I plan on scrapping while I'm there. It was so much fun last time because I met some amazing people, and the food at the resort was outstanding. I am teaching a class tomorrow at 4:30pm called Fabulous Folding Cards with Heart. Here's a look:
And, my potion of the class fee will be donated to charity.
are so many exciting classes being offered at Memories
Galore this winter to ignite your memory keeping creativity
from scrapbooking to photography to cardmaking. Of particular
interest are "Book Club," "Sweetheart
Cards," "Get In Focus Photography Series,"
and "Scrapbook Design & You®." For
a complete listing, please visit our website.
for a complete description of each of these classes and call to
register today, as spaces are limited!
New for 2010, Book Club will focus on the popular
book “We Dare You!” Diving into different techniques,
members will have an opportunity to scrapbook the good, bad,
ugly, silly and random parts of their lives. Book Club gives
both beginners and advanced scrappers a new way to learn and
experiment with techniques and supplies in a casual, fun atmosphere.
At meetings, members bring in their completed projects, discuss
their experiences and opinions of the techniques they discovered
in the book. An exploratory class project will be completed
during each meeting. Join Charlotte for this challenge...
if you dare!
begins this Tuesday, Jan. 12th in Brandermill and Monday,
Jan. 18th in West End!**
2nd Wednesday of every month from 6:30-8:30pm
End: 3rd Monday of every month from 6:30-8:30pm
six-month long series is only $72--that's only $12/class!
Call the store of your choice to register today--Brandermill
804-744-6500 ext. 1# or West End at 804-565-2000.
you get a new digital camera for Christmas? Would you like
to learn how to take better photos? This three-class photography
series will explore how to understand your camera and start taking
the photos you truly want! The class includes learning about
apertures, ISO, composition, framing and shooting indoors and
outside. We’ll meet every couple of weeks to share our
photos and build a strong foundation of better photographs. Class
challenges will be issued to help practice acquired information. Come, Get In Focus!
from 2-4pm on Jan. 17th, Feb. 7th and Feb. 21st
is only $60--a tremendous value vs. our competitors. Call
804-744-6500 ext. 1# to register today!
Roses are red, violets are blue, handmade cards
say, "I love you!" Join Card Creator Extraordinaire Melissa
for this Valentine's Day card class where you'll create
three adorable cards. We'll get our hands dirty while we play
with crackle paint and Glimmer Mist, and add that finishing touch
of sparkle with Swarovski crystals using the new Jolee's Jewels
Brandermill: Tue., Jan. 26th,
West End: Mon., Jan. 25th, 6:30-8:30pm
fee is only $20. Call the store of your choice to register
today: Brandermill at 804-744-6500 ext. 1# or West End at 804-565-2000.
Join owners Angela & Michele for an unsurpassed
scrapbooking education experience--Scrapbook Design & You®! At SDU®, you'll learn the
fundamentals and techniques of scrapbooking in an easy and fun
way, no matter what your creative level or experience!
SDU is the ONLY scrapbooking certification program in
the industry! Who? Angela Allen & Michele
Deane, Certified SDU Instructors What? SDU teaches beginner
through advanced scrapbookers the essential scrapbook theories
and principles of design. When? Saturday, February 20th AND Saturday, February
27th, 9 a.m.
- 5 p.m. both days Where?Memories Galore
- Brandermill (4800 Market Square Lane, Midlothian, 23112) Why?
Because SDU gives you the tools to create your own scrapbook
albums with confidence. How?Call 804.744.6500 ext. 1# today to register.
Tuition is $110 and includes EVERYTHING! We provide the binder,
handouts, tools, supplies, meals, snacks, beverages and resources
P.S. If you think SDU isn't for you
because you've been scrapbooking for years or just beginning--think
again! We are honored to have graduated more than 120 students
in the past two years representing scrapbookers with experience
ranging from less than a month to more than two decades! There's
an abudance of learning opportunities for all scrapbookers in
We look forward to seeing you in
class on Saturday, February 20th
at 9:00 a.m.!
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