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Class registrations are open to everyone! You do not have to be a cropper to take a class.

HOW TO REGISTER FOR CLASSES:

Class Registration begins on:

EDMONTON SHOW     Register in Edmonton
9:00 am MST on Thursday, August 1st, 2019
Register ONLINE or by phone: 403.809.4888

 

CALGARY SHOW      Register in Calgary
9:00 am MST on Friday, August 2nd, 2019
Register ONLINE or by phone: 403.809.4888

For classes, pease register online, by phone at 403.809.4888 or at the Creative Scrapbooker booth on the show day. Please note that classes sell out quickly, so advance registration is recommended.

Taking a class, but not a cropper?

If you have registered for a class and are not a cropper on site, then you will need to purchase a show admission ticket if you are wishing to enter the show floor. A pass to the show floor is not required to attend a class; but we are fairly confident that you are going to want to check out all the shopping and make & take action on the show floor!

CLICK HERE to order your advance market place tickets.


Please click the following links to find out more information about the classes!

Friday September 6th – EDMONTON

Saturday September 7th – EDMONTON

Friday September 20th – CALGARY

Saturday September 21st – CALGARY


Friday, September 6th – EDMONTON

CLASS TEACHER
 Winter Keepsake Journal
Cathie Allan
TIME & PRICE
Friday, September 6th – 9:30am-11:30pm (2Hrs)

$50

DESCRIPTION & INFORMATION
Cathie’s love for custom made, compact journals continues with this stunning Winter Keepsake Journal, that can double as a Christmas Ornament! You will learn how to 3D Embellish and create a swede-like finish with a metallic hue, topped with a hand beaded snowflake embellishment – perfect for the season! PLUS: You will also learn how to create a multi-layered, embossed frame that will be topped off with a shimmering snowflake – a work of art that makes a beautiful gift as you learn techniques that can be applied to any paper craft projects you create.

Please bring these supplies with you to class:

  • Non-Stick craft sheet
  • Scissors
  • Adhesives: foam squares and double-sided tape; and liquid glue
  • Marker: dark blue or black – bullet or chisel tipped
  • Paper piercer or a thicker needle
  • 1/8″ hole punch (if you have it)
  • Baby Wipes


CLASS TEACHER
Bold & Beautiful Card Collection
Nadine Wachter
TIME & PRICE
Friday, September 6th – 12:30pm-2:30pm (2Hrs)

$42

DESCRIPTION & INFORMATION
Join Nadine to create these beautiful cards using the Bold & Beautiful collection from 49 & Market. You’ll fussy cut, layer & add dimension to create these cards that are perfect for birthdays, thank yous & celebrations. Sentiments can be changed out or left off to suit your individual needs. Nadine’s hope is that you leave inspired to transform your paper into something more.
Please bring these supplies with you to class:

  • 12×12 Trimmer
  • Scissors
  • Adhesive
  • 3D adhesive foam
  • Liquid Adhesive
  • Bone Folder
  • Paper Piercer
  • Hole Punch


CLASS TEACHER
Background Stamping 101
Nicole Wright
TIME & PRICE
Friday, September 6th – 3:30pm-5:30pm (2.0Hrs)

$42

DESCRIPTION & INFORMATION
Have you ever needed a specific pattern paper and couldn’t find just the right look? In this class, Nicole will show you how to create your own background using supplies you already have. You will take steps to layering, using your stamps and inks to create a background. This is the foundation to anything you create.

Please bring these supplies with you to class:

  • Craft mat
  • 12×12 Trimmer
  • Paper scissors
  • Heat tool
  • A variety of your favourite stamps
  • 3 to 4 Ink Pads in your preferred colour tone (Nicole used Ranger Ink Distress Oxide in brown tones)
  • ½” paint brush
  • Glue (ex. modge podge, mat medium, decoupage, distress crazing (something that dries clear)
  • Adhesive
  • Baby wipes
  • Nicole will bring an assortment of Ranger Distress Inks, Distress Collage Medium, various stamps extra craft mats, and baby wipes. She will have a limited supply of product to share. To avoid waiting, she encourages you to bring your stamps (create a theme), inks and glue. This will already have you creatively thinking and ready for the creative process.


Saturday, September 7th – EDMONTON

CLASS TEACHER
Creative Backgrounds for Cards
Cathie Allan
TIME & PRICE
Saturday, September 7th – 9:30am-11:30am (2Hrs)

$50

DESCRIPTION & INFORMATION
CAUTION: THE TECHNIQUES TAUGHT IN THIS CLASS ARE HIGHLY ADDICTIVE AND MAY REQUIRE AN INTERVENTION! Cathie will begin this class by introducing you to unique ideas for creating gorgeous backgrounds using pigment ink and a gelli plate. These backgrounds will be used to create a 5-panel accordion-style birthday card. You will also be using die-cuts, vellum, a shaker embellishment and wooden accents. The techniques you will learn can be applied to any style of paper crafting. You will simply love Cathie’s fun-filled class!

Please bring these supplies with you to class:

  • Non-Stick craft sheet
  • Scissors
  • Adhesives: foam squares and double-sided tape;and liquid glue
  • Marker: black – bullet or chisel tipped
  • Baby Wipes
  • Clear Mounts for using with the “cling style” stamps that Cathie will have for use in the classroom.


CLASS TEACHER
  Introduction to Painting- Café Paris & Patisserie

Nicole Wright
TIME & PRICE
Saturday, September 7th – 12:00pm-2:00pm (2Hrs)

$70

DESCRIPTION & INFORMATION
Does painting scare you? Don’t worry this happens to a lot of us. In this class, you will learn how to blend with acrylic paint on two 10″ x 10″ canvases. With a few easy Mixed Media techniques, you will transform these canvases into a beautiful home décor project. It’s all about blending paints and having fun. Create a vintage looking sign straight from the streets of Paris.

Please bring these supplies with you to class:

  • Stencil brush (preferably ½”-1″ perfect for blending)
  • Acrylic Paints (3 to 5 of your favourite colours; any acrylics will work)
  • 1 metallic colour for that gilded look (optional)
  • baby wipes
  • craft mat
  • paper towel
  • Nicole will prep each canvas before the class by adding the texture paste and gesso. This will cut down on dry time and get you blending paint right away. She will also be brining an assortment of acrylic paints in a variety of colours to share.


CLASS TEACHER
  Christmas Card Collection

Nadine Wachter
TIME & PRICE
Saturday, September 7th – 2:30pm-4:30pm (2Hrs)

$40

DESCRIPTION & INFORMATION
Join Nadine and get a jump start on your Christmas cards. You’ll create 6 cards that feature fussy cutting, layering & dimension to build up a beautiful background. Sentiments will be Christmas themed but can be left off or switched out to suit your individual needs. Nadine’s hope is that you leave inspired to transform your paper into something more

Please bring these supplies with you to class:

  • 12×12 Trimmer
  • Scissors
  • Adhesive
  • 3D adhesive foam
  • Liquid Adhesive
  • Bone Folder
  • Paper Piercer
  • Hole Punch
  • Corner Rounder


Friday, September 20th – CALGARY

CLASS TEACHER
 Winter Keepsake Journal
Cathie Allan
TIME & PRICE
Friday, September 20th – 9:30am-11:30pm (2Hrs)

$50

DESCRIPTION & INFORMATION
Cathie’s love for custom made, compact journals continues with this stunning Winter Keepsake Journal, that can double as a Christmas Ornament! You will learn how to 3D Embellish and create a swede-like finish with a metallic hue, topped with a hand beaded snowflake embellishment – perfect for the season! PLUS: You will also learn how to create a multi-layered, embossed frame that will be topped off with a shimmering snowflake – a work of art that makes a beautiful gift as you learn techniques that can be applied to any paper craft projects you create.

Please bring these supplies with you to class:

  • Non-Stick craft sheet
  • Scissors
  • Adhesives: foam squares and double-sided tape; and liquid glue
  • Marker: dark blue or black – bullet or chisel tipped
  • Paper piercer or a thicker needle
  • 1/8″ hole punch (if you have it)
  • Baby Wipes


CLASS TEACHER
 1-2-3 Scrapbook with Me: Fall Favourites!
Noreen Smith
TIME & PRICE
Friday, September 20th – 3:30pm-5:30pm (2Hrs)

$50

DESCRIPTION & INFORMATION
Do you want to scrapbook more, but are running short on time? Do you want to learn how to create double-page layouts in as little as 15 minutes each? 1-2-3 layouts are the answer to getting photos onto your pages and into your albums while still creating beautiful, well-designed layouts! In this class, participants will be introduced to Noreen’s innovative 1-2-3 layout technique and will create 6 double-page layouts using Creative Memories Fall products and Creative Scrapbooker Magazine’s Super Stock cardstock!

Please bring these supplies with you to class:

  • Paper Trimmer
  • Adhesive
  • Foam Adhesive
  • Scissors
  • Pencil
  • Ruler
  • Journaling Pen


Saturday, September 21st – CALGARY

CLASS TEACHER
Creative Backgrounds for Cards
Cathie Allan
TIME & PRICE
Saturday, September 21st – 9:30am-11:30am (2Hrs)

$50

DESCRIPTION & INFORMATION
CAUTION: THE TECHNIQUES TAUGHT IN THIS CLASS ARE HIGHLY ADDICTIVE AND MAY REQUIRE AN INTERVENTION! Cathie will begin this class by introducing you to unique ideas for creating gorgeous backgrounds using pigment ink and a gelli plate. These backgrounds will be used to create a 5-panel accordion-style birthday card. You will also be using die-cuts, vellum, a shaker embellishment and wooden accents. The techniques you will learn can be applied to any style of paper crafting. You will simply love Cathie’s fun-filled class!
Please bring these supplies with you to class:

  • Non-Stick craft sheet
  • Scissors
  • Adhesives: foam squares and double-sided tape; and liquid glue
  • Marker: black – bullet or chisel tipped
  • Baby Wipes
  • Clear Mounts for using with the “cling style” stamps that Cathie will have for use in the classroom.


CLASS TEACHER
  Christmas Card Collection

Nadine Wachter
TIME & PRICE
Saturday, September 21st – 12:00pm-2:00pm (2Hrs)

$40

DESCRIPTION & INFORMATION
Join Nadine and get a jump start on your Christmas cards. You’ll create 6 cards that feature fussy cutting, layering & dimension to build up a beautiful background. Sentiments will be Christmas themed but can be left off or switched out to suit your individual needs. Nadine’s hope is that you leave inspired to transform your paper into something more

Please bring these supplies with you to class:

  • 12×12 Trimmer
  • Scissors
  • Adhesive
  • 3D adhesive foam
  • Liquid Adhesive
  • Bone Folder
  • Paper Piercer
  • Hole Punch
  • Corner Rounder


CLASS

TEACHER

  Halloween Mini-Album
Halloween Mini-Album
Noreen Smith

TIME & PRICE

Saturday, September 21st – 2:30pm-4:30pm (2Hrs)

$45

DESCRIPTION & INFORMATION

Whether you love making mini’s, or this is your very first one, you’ll enjoy creating a super cute and not-too-spooky Halloween Mini-Album using Creative Memories Halloween products and tools! In this class, Noreen will demonstrate basic construction and binding techniques and will offer suggestions and examples for decorating your album using both pre-made embellishments and customizable cut-files!

Please bring these supplies with you to class:

  • Paper Trimmer
  • Adhesive
  • Foam Adhesive
  • Scissors
  • Pencil
  • Ruler
  • Journaling Pen