Class and Workbox Info: 
To ensure your place in class, please register and pay in advance as soon as possible. Preparing class kits for those who sign up late is time consuming and inefficient for our instructors. For those who miss a class or cannot attend a class but want a kit, there will be an additional fee added to the class fee.
 
“Workbox” items are available at A Small Cleverness. Remember to bring your workbox to every class. Basic items are scissors, wet adhesive (like Fineline glue applicator), tape runner, and foam tape. Other helpful items are a paper trimmer, a scoring board, bone folder, black marker, glue stick, small water color brush or water brush, ruler, and a craft knife and mat. Please be prepared.
 
Check the supply list in the class descriptions for additional items before coming to class. These items are available at A Small Cleverness also.
 
Please refrain from wearing any kind of scented product in the shop if you are a shopper or you are taking a class. It is very objectionable to those with sensitive noses and/or health conditions. Please turn cell phones off during class. Cell phone conversations are not allowed in class. Please step outside to check messages or to make calls. Please arrive on time. Don’t forget your glasses. Thanks for your consideration.
 
Refunds for class fees can only be made if a class is canceled 48 hours in advance for local instructors. Refunds will be given for out-of-town instructors if cancellation is made one week in advance. If possible, kits will be prepared for cancellations made after these deadlines.
 
Extended Hours:
Do you want to shop after 5:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M.? Just check the schedule on the website or call us. If we are having a class or club, we are open and invite you to come in. Call ahead to ensure that no last-minute class changes have been made. Our regular hours are Monday through Saturday from 10:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.
 

May/June Paper Crafting Groups
 
          Share your interest in paper crafting with others. Belonging to a group gives you access to lots of ideas and suggestions. Learn tips and techniques and make new friends. These informal groups begin with show-and-tell, followed by a new assignment for the next month. A make-and-take ends the session. Choose the day and time below that best fits your schedule. Beginner, intermediate, and advanced stampers are all welcome. Bring workbox. There is a $2.00 fee.
 
Tuesday, May 9 – 5:30 to 7:00 P.M.
Wednesday, May 10 – 10:30 A.M. to 12:00 P.M.
Tuesday, June 13 – 5:30 to 7:00 P.M.
Wednesday, June 14 – 10:30 A.M. to 12:00 P.M.
 
Challenge Group 
Monday, May 15 – 6:00 to 8:00 P.M.
Monday, June 19 – 6:00 to 7:30 P.M.
All class dates and times:
 

Mushrooms with Pam
Saturday, May 6
10:30 A.M. to 12:30 P.M.
$21.00
Pam is back with colorful fun. We will mask a frame and create a beautiful background with one of the new Distress Oxide Inks. We’ll do more Oxide inking with some brushstroke stamps and we’ll try an easy way to hold down mini die cuts while coloring. 
Bring your workbox with removable tape and foam tape. Optional to bring the following Copic markers: G12, YG03, YG45, BG13, BG01, E11, E34, E35, YG04, YR18, R14, R35, R39, Y21, Y28, and Y26 (substitutes Y32, E87, and E89).
 
Simple Cards I
Thursday, May 8
10:30 A.M. to 12:30 P.M.
or
6:00 to 8:00 P.M.
$13.00
Make some easy cards with a variety of themes using rubber stamps, dies, embossing folders, and embellishments. 
Bring your workbox.
 
Simple Cards II
Saturday, May 13
10:30 A.M. to 12:30 P.M.
or
6:00 to 8:00 P.M.
$13.00
Make more easy cards with a variety of themes using rubber stamps, dies, embossing folders, and embellishments. 
Bring your workbox.
 
Summertime Mice
with Mary Ellen
Thursday, May 18
10:30 A.M. to 12:30 P.M.
or
6:00 to 8:00 P.M.
$16.00
The mice will be playing, traveling, and making new friends all the while trying to stay cool. Who wouldn’t like to receive one of these “cool” cards this summer? 
Bring your workbox. Ask for optional Copic marker list when you register.
 
“Let’s Pause to Emboss”
Saturday, May 20
10:30 A.M. to 12:30 P.M.
$16.00
Embossing folders provide both interesting backgrounds and texture to our cards. With the addition of colorful mats, frames, and stamping, the results can be striking. We’ll make four cards with flowers for spring. 
Bring your workbox, Fineline glue applicator, and foam tape.
 
All Occasion Cards
with Annette
Monday, May 22
10:30 A.M. to 1:00 P.M.
or
6:00 to 8:00 P.M.
$17.00
We will make four cards for spring using die cuts, rubber stamping, and Distress Oxide Inks. Look for some new card layouts we have not made before and explore what you can do with Distress Oxide Inks. It will be fun to experiment! 
Bring your workbox. Optional to bring the following Distress Oxide Inks and ink blending tools: Worn Lipstick, Fossilized Amber, Cracked Pistachio, and Broken China. Check for other supplies when you register.
 
Mixed Media Series
with Kathy
Class 2
Tuesday, May 23
10:30 A.M. to 12:30 P.M.
or
6:00 to 8:00 P.M.
$16.00
Kathy is back with more mixed media art to inspire you. With greeting cards as your canvas, Kathy will show you how to make dimensional, colorful embellishments with a durable, light-weight, and easily obtainable surface. You will be using Golden acrylic paints, a heat source, and more to create textural additions to your creations. With an underwater theme, these cards will be great for summer.
 Bring your workbox.
 
Wild Kingdom with Anita
Thursday, May 25
10:30 A.M. to 12:30 P.M.
or
6:00 to 8:00 P.M.
$16.00
Artist Laurel Birch created wonderful art with her unique style and vibrant magical colors. Have fun using some of her whimsical jungle images to make colorful wild animal cards. 
Bring your workbox. Ask for supply list.
 
Forever Flowers
with Caroline
Wednesday, May 31
10:30 A.M. to 12:30 P.M.
$16.00
Let’s get creative with those flower dies and flower stamps that we collect by the box full. We will stamp, color, emboss, fussy cut, fold, and bend (but not mutilate) a set of four cards with a summer flower theme. We may even capture a few butterflies or dragonflies along the way! 
Be sure to bring your workbox, including double-sided tape, pop dots, and glue dots. You will also need watercolor pencils, a pencil sharpener, a white gel pen, and a Wink of Stella clear marker. Please bring a SHARP pair of small cutting scissors.
 
Masculine Cards
with Debbie
Saturday, June 3
10:30 A.M. to 1:30 P.M.
$17.00
Come create four delightful cards designed for the men in your life. These cards will be suitable for birthdays, thinking of you, Father’s Day, get well, or just to say “Thank You.” 
Bring your workbox. Ask for supply list.
 
Copic Coloring 102
with Mary Ellen
Monday, June 5
10:30 A.M. to 12:30 P.M.
or
6:00 to 8:00 P.M.
$12.00
Expand your alcohol marker blending and shading skills with more techniques using a limited number of Copic markers. 
Bring your workbox and the markers used in Copic 101 (V12, V15, V17, and the blender). Ask for the three new marker colors when you register. Substitutes are not allowed for this class. This class is open to all. Copic 101 is not a pre-requisite.
 
Mixed Media Series
with Kathy
Class 3
Tuesday, June 6
10:30 A.M. to 12:30 P.M.
or
6:00 to 8:00 P.M.
$16.00
Learn how to turn shiny metal tape into a surface that has the look of aged riveted steel. Kathy will show you how to use this technique to make greeting cards. Although the cards will appeal to many, they have a strong masculine flair. You will be able to apply this technique to cover future projects such as notebooks, boxes, and more. 
Bring your workbox and metal tools (available at A Small Cleverness).
 
Cute Critters with Pam
Saturday, June 10
10:30 A.M. to 12:30 P.M.
$20.00
If you’re a pet lover, you are going to love these cut critters. Join Pam in creating cards with matching critter puns that can be used for all ages. We will add texture using dies and wool felt. 
Bring your Fineline glue applicator and workbox.
 
“Love is Patient and Kind”
Thursday, June 15
10:30 A.M. to 12:30 P.M.
or
6:00 to 8:00 P.M.
$16.00
Many of us are familiar with I Corinthians 13 and find wisdom in those words. There are several stamp companies that produce a variety of inspirational stamps. This class will take advantage of their offerings. We’ll make four cards which include other well-known verses such as the pryer of St. Francis and the words of the hymn, “It is Well with My Soul.” 
Bring your workbox, Fineline glue applicator, and foam tape. Ask for a supply list.
 
Crazy is as Crazy Does
with Caroline
Saturday, June 17
10:30 A.M. to 12:30 P.M.
$16.00
Our crazy bird, dog, and cat friends had a grand time with the college crowd on Spring Break. Now they are back and ready for summer vacations and pool parties. Using the brightly colored patterned paper of Doodlebug Designs combined with our crazy creatures’ antics, we will make four crazy and fun cards.
 
Be sure to bring your toolbox, including glue dots, pop dots, and double-sided tape (Sookwang). You should also bring a craft mat, watercolor brushes, and bone folder. To change it up a bit, we will be using watercolor pencils or makers. Please bring your favorite marker or pencil colors of hot pink, royal blue, purple, “Gator” orange, aqua/teal, sunflower yellow, grass green, medium gray, and medium brown. These critters are gonna get “all gussied up!” (If you use Distress Markers, the colors we will be using include: Picked Raspberry, Salty Ocean, Seedless Preserves, Fossilized Amber, Wild Honey, Mustard Seed, Spiced Marmalade, Peacock Feathers, Mowed Lawn, Hickory Smoke, and Walnut Stain.)
 
Cute All Occasion Cards
with Anita
Thursday, June 22
10:30 A.M. to 12:30 P.M.
or
6:00 to 8:00 P.M.
$16.00
Create some all occasion cards that will make you smile. Send some to your friends and family to add cheer to their day. They will enjoy these adorable cards. 
Bring workbox. Ask for a supply list.
 
Flamingo Fancy
Saturday, June 24
10:30 A.M. to 12:30 P.M.
or
6:00 to 8:00 P.M.
$15.00
Create a collection of cards for summer using rubber stamps, dies, embossing folders, and embellishments with a pink flamingo theme. 
Bring your workbox.
 
It’s a Card…It’s a Box…No, It’s SuperBox! with Caroline
Tuesday, June 27
10:30 A.M. to 12:30 P.M.
$22.00
Yes, once again…venturing through the hallowed halls of Pinterest, Caroline has found yet another…and quite different card box. In this class, you will make the box and four cards. It’s a beautiful and somewhat surprising gift for a friend or to keep for yourself.
 
Be sure to bring your workbox, including glue dots, pop dots, and double-sided tape (Sookwang). You should also bring a bone folder, sharp scissors (You’d be surprised how many “dull blades” make it to class!). When class time approaches, watch for an update on the supplies needed for class.
 
Rubber Stamp Color Layering with Annette
Thursday, June 29
10:30 A.M. to 1:00 P.M.
or
6:00 to 8:00 P.M.
$17.00
Learn to layer stamps on your cards with new techniques. We will use stamps from a new stamp manufacturer to create some beautiful cards. We will make four cards using layering stamps, die cuts, and some other techniques. 
Bring your workbox. Ask for supply list.

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