Saturday, October 25, 2008

Vicky Breslin's No Frills Fall Workshops Event

The fabulous Vicky Breslin of Cut-It-Up is hosting a "No Frills Fall Workshop" event! Scrapbook Royalty is providing "Fairy Fly-bys" at the event (these are little gifts for each attendee). AND Vicky is doing a charity raffle to benefit Scrapbook Royalty! You won't want to miss out on this fabulous event--the details are all below:

No Frill Fall Workshops: Make everything by hand this year
Let's use what we have, recycle, renew & reinvigorate ourselves

Date: November 4 to November 10, 2008 Tuesday through Sunday
Time: Classes start at 9:00 a.m. end at 9:00 p.m.
Place: Daily workshops are at The Funny Pharm 30 North Main Street, Colfax and 32770 Main Street, Dutch Flat,

Sleeping Arrangements: Tues, Wed or Thursday
Dutch Flat Hotel next door to workshops
Accommodations are available: Tues., Nov 4, checkout Friday A.M.
Rooms are based on 2 people in a room 50.00 per night
5 people in a room, 30.00 per night
please call me directly to book the rooms 530 389-2233, 220-4103
If you would like to stay with me. No charge
To keep the expenses down we are going to do a potluck breakfast, lunch & dinner. Dessert too! Contact me for meals.

No frill Class fees: $10.00 per class plus supplies
Card Making Class: I will be bringing out my hand printing press
It works with the vintage wood type. You can make all of the holiday cards you wish & have a fun time doing it!
I will show you how to set the type.....the rest is up to you.
Black ink will be provided. Let me know if you want another color & I will get a price quote for you. This will be available all days!

5 Minute Collage: Learn how the experts make such amazing collages for their background art projects. It is a very fun, fast moving and a surprising hour of fun. Available every morning at 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Soldering Class
I will bring my soldering iron & all supplies needed to make all kinds of glass hanging stuff!
Like houses, ornaments, ovals, rectangle & squares.
You can use your 5 minute collage paper too. Every day at 10:30 p.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Gift tags
Using Glimmer Mists & Stencils we will make tags that will dazzle.
We can even monogram them with our printer!
Every day 12:30p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Altered Silverware
This is the most creative silverware possible. You can make a hanging piece of silverware
A rack for the kitchen, place card holder, pin or necklace.
Every day 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Image Transfer
Learn how to use the new Golden digital grounds to copy all kinds of images to all forms of materials. Paper, fabric, foil, gel skins, acetate etc. Every day 4:00 p.m. to 5:00p.m.

Image Transfer Book
Make a cloth book using the fabric transfers made in the image transfer class. 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday

Chart Your Path
Paint on a piece of wood. Learn how to measure it out & make compartments to house all kinds of ephemera
This is a very fun class to do on a cutting board.
5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Wednesday

Game Board
Make a game board using your family photos. We will use scrabble letters to spell out family names. You will need a vintage game board for this project. 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Thursday

Convex Glass
Use our vintage convex glass to house a fun moveable art piece.
You can make it on a card. canvas or whatever your heart desires. I have them in sizes 3" to 7" sizes. These are all very old pieces.
Learn how to drill holes in them and screw them into your piece
Friday 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Everyone loves the button stacking class! I will teach you how to stack & add beads. We will then turn our pieces into a fabulous bracelet. Friday 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Resin Jewelry

Make fun jewelry out of resin. We will make a few charms & turn them into a fabulous necklace or a charm bracelet.
Saturday 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Frozen Charlotta Jewelry

Using these very vintage dolls we will make a very unique piece of jewelry! Give her wings or a saltshaker hat. Guaranteed beauty.Sunday 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Crochet the icing & then add a vintage flower to the top made out of vintage sheet music
Sunday 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Wire Working
Using rebar you will create rustic looking ways to enhance old bottles. They make great hanging candle lights
Tuesday. Wednesday and Thursday 11:00 to 1:00 p.m.

Initial Photo Necklace or Magnet
Make a fabulous initial & back it with a darling vintage hand tinted photo. Then solder it for the amazing finish. These make the most charming gifts. Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday 2:00 p.m. to 4:00

Crown Making
Using cardstock we will make the most amusing crowns. We will add vintage jewels to bedazzle them. Tuesday 11:00 to 1:00 p.m

So let's have some fun & get our holidays started. Remember to take the handmade pledge Miss Vicky

Please make your reservations now: Miss Vicky 530 389 2233 or email . No refunds!

You will be given class supplies list when you register! Thanks so much! I am looking forward to a fun filled get ‘er done week!