Tuesday, August 31, 2010

September Cricut Swarm

Join the Backroads Chirps (our new Cricut Swarm) for classes, crops, and techniques using your Cricut machine and cartridges.  There is a $10 fee to join for 6 months (to cover snacks and the occasional door prize), plus you get a chance to earn store credit toward new cartridges.  Bonus! Members of the Backroads Chirps who have prefect attendance for the 6 Spring Session Classes will recieve a FREE Limited Edition Cricut Cartridge!
September 18th 10 AM $20.00 This class is held as an optional part of the Cricut Swarm.

Distress Ink Coloring

September 27th 4 PM    $10
This coloring class features something most of us already have in our toolbox- Distress Inks! I'll show you how to use these handy dandy ink pads to color in your rubber stamped images.  Take home a finished card and a new Distress Ink Pad of your choice.

Art Appreciation Notebook


September 19th 1:30 PM
September 25th 1:30 PM     $10.00

Make a great notebook for your star pupil or thoughts of personal genius. 

Basic Scrapbooking

Layouts for Scrapbooking Virgins and the Stumped.



September 14th  4 PM   Cost: $10
In this great beginner class series we'll teach you how to create layouts using Sketches or Maps as they are sometimes called.  Great for when your just not comfortable "winging it" or are just plain uninspired and want to "git 'r dun"

Basic Blending with Copics

September 12th 2 PM
September 17th 6 PM    $10 Learn to color with your copics in our monthly marker class.  You'll take home a finished card, a technique sheet, and a brand new copic sketch marker in a color of your choice. 

Stamping on Acrylic


September 6th   4 PM   $10.00
Learn to use your stamps in fun new ways.  This month you'll learn how to stamp on acrylic, a technique you can use to make some really amazing stuff like the Winter Album we're making at the Notions & Potions Retreat in October.

Indian Summer Card Class

September 11th  2 PM  $25.00
Make a dozen cards using Basic Grey's Indian Summer collection.  Every kit includes clear step by step instructions, a full paper pad, cardstock for card bases, package of brads, and two 12x12 sticker sheets.

Saturday, August 21, 2010

Fall Retreat 2010


Notions and Potions Registration is under way!  Follow the links below to download the retreat flyer and sign up form.