Thursday, August 28, 2014

New from Penny Black

New dies, stamps and stencil:

Samples





























Sunday, August 24, 2014

Lots More

Magazine:





deadbeat designs new die cuts:






New Paper Pads:

Authentic 6 x6 pads






New Releases:

Kits 10 - 11- 12
These are the last kits of the Mini Distress Inks





Lots of classes and more . . .

Saturday, August 30th
1:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Zenscapes
Janice Freiheit

Come and play in my world! Let me show you how to transform your favorite tangles into a whimsical landscapes These are so much fun to do! You should have completed a beginning Zentangles class prior to signing up for this class.
Bring a black Pigma pen 05 with you. All other supplies will be provided. ($40)









Saturday, September 13th,
11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

All about Alcohol Inks
Debbie Brackett

Have you ever wondered what to do with alcohol inks? Come and join us and learn all the possibilities. This is a technique class. All supplies are provided. (20).


Saturday, September 20th
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.


Die Cutting Magic
Richele Christensen

What is a Frameworks? How do you use it? They are new Alteration
Dies by Tim and they are so versatile. Come learn fun ways to use
them from piecing, to coloring, stenciling, and more. Use the negative
space and the positive space to create beautiful effects. These
amazing new dies will be a great new addition to your stash.
Bring your tool kit which includes scissors, pencil, double sided tape, awl, ruler, X-acto knife and wet adhesive (glue). ($35)








3:00 p.m. - 6:00

“Time to Soar Assemblage clock”
Richele Christensen

Who doesn’t love nature and the new Wallflower Paper Stash is the perfect
setting for your project. Spread your wings of creativity and transform an
assemblage clock into a charming decor piece for your home or as
a gift for someone special. All supplies will be included. Bring tool kit which includes scissors, pencil, ruler, awl, double sided tape, wet adhesive (glue),
X-acto knife. ($50)







Sunday, September 21st,
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

“It’s a Wonderful Life Burlap Panel (Canvas)”
Richele Christensen

In this workshop we will create a beautiful home decor piece.
We will be playing with some of my favorite products: Distress
Paint, Distress Stain and Distress Ink. Come learn how to
use these Distress Products on a mixed media project.
Included in your class will be your very own package of
Letterpress Blocks and everything else to create your piece. Bring tool kit which includes scissors, pencil, ruler, awl, double sided tape, wet adhesive (glue) and X-acto knife. ($70)







3:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Vintage Christmas Cards

Vintage “Christmas cards”
Richele Christensen

Come have some fun creating beautiful cards for the holidays. Learn
coloring techniques using Distress Markers and the Detail WaterBrush.
The cards will be focused around the Tim Holtz Holiday Framelits and
Stamp sets. Come to get inky and embark on a new journey of creativity.
All supplies will be provided. Bring tool kit which includes scissors, pencil,
ruler, awl, X-acto knife, double sided tape, and wet adhesive (glue). ($35)





Sunday, August 10, 2014

Classes and more . . . .

All of Paula's other classes are full, however, we opened an extra class to accommodate the persons who were on the waiting list. In this class we
have 2 openings.


Friday, August 15th,
12:00 noon - 3:00 p.m.

Collection Folio
Paula Cheney

Do you ever want to tell a story about one event or trip taken, but need more than a double page layout to do it. Together we will create a new way of telling your story using a new structure released at CHA 2014, The Collection Folio.
In addition, we will experiment with watercolor paper, water brush and Distress Markers, learning how to add depth to stamped images found throughout the project. Add in Distress Stain and paint as well as techniques using Layering
stencils and you will go home with a beautiful project (just add pictures). Bring to class: scissors, tape runner, sanding block, paper piercer (awl), corner rounder and bone folder. ($55)





Saturday, August 23rd,
3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Watercolor Technique Class
Melody Winston

Join us for a class using Tim Holtz Distress Markers. We will learn several ways to use Distress Markers.
Bring a watercolor brush. All other supplies will be provided.

Optional: if you have Distress Markers, bring them to class for your own use. Please make sure your name is on each Distress Marker ($20)







RubberStampMadness Magazine:






Now in Stock:

Tim Holtz new stamp sets and Stencils:
















































Tuesday, July 29, 2014

New classes and merchandise

Saturday, August 2nd.
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Come and discover the many ways you can use My Favorite Things Blueprints 16 dies. Bring to class: liquid adhesive, pop up dots and tape runner. All other supplies will be provided. ($20)






Botanical Tea Paper
Melody Winston

Join us for this fun class where we will make 6 cards with a fun box to put them in. We will be using the beautiful Graphic 45 Botanical Tea Paper.
This project will be a great gift for someone you care about or keep for yourself. Bring your craft tool kit, which includes scissors, double sided adhesive, pop up dots, and liquid adhesive. ($25)




Magazine:




Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Classes

Saturday, July 26th,
10:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Surprise Cards
Monica Smith

In this class, you will lean how to make a cascading card and a pop up box.
We will use die cuts, stamps, and inks. Bring: scor-tape; scissors, tweezers; a quick dry glue and/or a glue line pen. Optional: If you have a score board, please bring it so you do not have to wait. All other supplies will be provided. ($20)

These are samples and not necessarily what we will make.







Saturday, August 2nd.
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Come and discover the many ways you can use My Favorite Things Blueprints 16 dies. Bring to class: liquid adhesive, pop up dots and tape runner. All other supplies will be provided. ($20)






Friday, August 15th,
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Distress Mini Workshop
Paula Cheney

In this workshop, we will create a mini book using a Worn Cover Journal, Pocket Pages, and Ring Binder. We will be working with Ranger Distress Stains, learning how to mix and layer colors to create a look you'll love.
This is a very hands-on workshop where exploring with the inks and
stains is encouraged! There will also be plenty of Stamper Anonymous stamps and Layering Stencils on hand to create easy cards and pockets.
By the end, you will leave class with a 12 page mini book ready for picturess
and journaling. Bring to class: scissors, tape runner, sanding block, paper piercer (awl), corner rounder, bone folder, paper trimmer, tiny attacher, and scotch tape. (55)






Saturday, August 16th,
9:0 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Vintage Mini Configurations Book
Paula Cheney

If you love vintage like I do, you will love this Mini Configurations Book! The newly released 6 x9 Configurations Book has a lantern that lights up,
a tiny doll with a bit of bling, and a faux leather mini book with lots of
staining, stamping and spritzing, using the new Ranger Spritzer tool.
Oh, and maybe I should mention new Letterpress blocks, Ephemera and
Adornments - all just released at CHA...so much technique and product to squeeze into this workshop! So prepare for the wonderful world of
Configurations...it’s magical. Bring to class: scissors, tape runner, sanding block, paper piercer (awl), corner rounder, bone folder and needle nose pliers.
($80)
Note: You are welcome to use your own photo to replace the one provided
in class. Must be at least 3 x 5 - vertical orientation.





Saturday, August 16th,
3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Collection Folio
Paula Cheney

Do you ever want to tell a story about one event or trip taken, but need more than a double page layout to do it. Together we will create a new way of
telling your story using a new structure released at CHA 2014, The Collection
Folio.   In addition, we will experiment with watercolor paper, water brush and Distress Markers, learning how to add depth to stamped images found
throughout the project.  Add in Distress Stain and paint as well as
techniques using Layering stencils and you will go home with a beautiful project (just add pictures). Bring to class: scissors, tape runner, sanding block, paper piercer (awl), corner rounder and bone folder. ($55)




We want to thank Karen Burniston from Elizabeth Craft Designs for teaching two classes last Saturday. Karen is a great teacher and I hope we can schedule her again. Some of the new dies are still available and we will stock again some of the ones that sold out.






Sunday, July 6, 2014

Classes and Much more

We have several openings for this class. You must have taken Beginning Zentangle to take this class.

3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

More Zentangles
Janice Freinheit

Ready to learn more Tangles? Complete this darling heart project and learn 12 tangles in the process. Bring your beginners kit from the Beginning Zentangle Class. ($40)








Saturday, July 19th
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Class is $40.00

Class with Karen Burniston from Elizabeth Crafts Designs. Karen will be using all new dies.

We only have one opening in each of the classes. The same class is offered in the morning and afternoon.

Bring to class: scissors, paper piercer, paper trimmer, sanding tool, 1/4 tacky tape or score tape, fine glue pen or fine line applicator bottle, mini glue dots and pop up dots.

Karen has traveled extensively and it has been 2 years since we have tried to get Karen scheduled to teach at Stamp Asylum.

Karen is from Katy, Texas has has worked in the paper crafts industry since 2001 as an independent artist, designer and instructor. Her specialty is paper engineering, pop-ups and interactive designs for cards, albums and scrapbook pages. She is currently a Licensed Artist for Elizabeth Craft Designs. Her love is to design Pop it Ups dies that create interactive and pop-up cards using die cutting machines.

Bring your camera or smart phone to take pictures of all her sample cards.









New Christmas Memory Box dies are already in stock:





Stamps:

New from Avery Elle: