Here's a link to the July Calendar: http://www.thestamperscove.com/module/events.htm?pageComponentId=611663&month=7&year=2014
Crazy weather and/or storms may occasionally interfere with our shop hours and classes. PLEASE call ahead if there is any doubt in your mind if we are open. Thank you so much!4TH OF JULY: The Stamper's Cove will be closed Friday, July 4th & Saturday, July 5th in celebration of July 4th.
Summer Hours: Effective July 1st The Stamper's Cove will close at 5PM Tuesday - Friday. Our Saturday hours will remain the same, 10:00AM - 4PM.
Class Materials: In addition to your class kit, participants may be required to bring supplies specific to the class they are taking - please check the class description online for each class.
Registration: Please call The Stamper's Cove (941-907-0802) to register for classes or come by the store to see the class samples and register for classes. Class fee is due at time of registration and is not refundable. Class minimum is 6. Class may be canceled if registration is below minimum and refunds will be given.
Tag Tuesday, Tuesday, July 1st & July 15th, 12:30 - 2:00 PM, Class Fee: $5: In this class we will use various techniques to create tags or templates to use in card making, scrapbooking, and all paper crafts. We will explore the use of inks, dyes, stains, embellishments, different types of stamps and media. Participants must bring their class kit. Here is a photo of the tag we will be creating on Tuesday, July 1st.
Pocket Photo Scrapbooking, Wednesday, July 9th (1:30 - 3:30PM) or
Saturday, July 12th (1 - 3 PM) Class Fee is $10: Do you have tons of photos you need to get into a scrapbook? 'Pocket Photo Scrapbooking' may be the class for you! In this class we will use 'Pocket Photo' sheets, pocket cards, and embellishments to create a two page layout. 'Pocket Photo Scrapbooking is a quick, fun way to use your creativity to scrap all your photos!
Dies To Die For, Tuesday, July 8th & Tuesday, July 22nd (1 - 3PM) Class Fee is $20 and includes the die we are using in the class: In this series of classes, we will use a different die in each class. I will show you how to use the die and give you several ideas for each one. A die will be included in the class fee. We will meet twice a month. The die for the July 8th class is 'Gathered Blooms' by Taylored Expressions.
Same Stamp Card Set Thursday, July 10th 1 - 3PM . Class Fee is $18 (includes stamp set)- Have you ever wanted to send a quick note to someone, but didn't have a card ready to send? In this class you will have an opportunity to create several cards using the same stamp (by Taylored Expressions). Class Fee includes the Taylored Expressions stamp set. Here is a photo of the stamp set and cards similar to the ones we will make in the class.
She-Art, Wednesday, July 16th, 1:30 - 4:30, or Saturday, July 19th 12:30 - 3:30, Class Fee is $25: Join us at The Stamper's Cove to create a one-of-a-kind piece of art called "She-Art." To create our 'She-Art" we will use a 6"x12" stretched canvas, Dina Wakely acrylic paint, stencils, stamps, paper, punches, sequins and various inks and adhesives. We are excited to have Jill Jacobsen as the instructor for this class.
Hobby Tray, Thursday, July 17th 1-4PM or Saturday, August 9th Noon - 3PM. Class fee is $20: Are your embellishments (stickers, gems, rub ons, etc) out of control? Do you have trouble finding them when you need them - do you need to get them organized? This class is for you! We will put together a wood tray, cover it with papers of your choice and add a few cool embellishments - when we are finished we will have a divided 'Hobby Tray' to store and organize your stuff. Here is a photo of the tray - of course you will choose your papers to make it fit with your decor!
Beautiful Backgrounds, Wednesday, July 23rd 1:30 - 3:30PM. Class Fee is $12.50. We will use gorgeous stamps by Inky Antics to create 3 cards with Beautiful Backgrounds We will use Tim Holtz Distress inks, embossing powder, markers, and colored pencils to color the stamped backgrounds!
Book of the Month: File Folder 4x6 Book - Thursday, July 24th, 10:30 AM - 4:00PM. Class fee is $30 and includes lunch. Judy Wetter will instruct us in making a beautiful book using file folders and Bo Bunny 'Primrose' papers. This book is perfect for your 4x6 photos. It has lots of pockets, fold outs, and embellishments. The book is in the store for your viewing.
In addition to all the classes mentioned above, we will continue to have the following classes:
- Coffee & A Card with Kathy: Wednesdays 10 - 11AM (call 48hrs ahead to reserve a seat)
- Fun Friday: Every Friday, $5: 10AM - 5PM
- Croppin At The Cove: Friday, July 18th, $10, 6 - 11PM (call 941-907-0802) to reserve your seat
- Scrap & Dash: Thursday, July 24th, $5, 4-7PM