Saturday, August 1, 2015

Art Is You.... Santa Rosa, Ca......Shabby Jacket Workshop....






"Happy Camper Tunic"
Workshop

ART~IS~YOU

Where: Santa Rosa, Ca. '2016
When: Thursday, April 14th '2016







Art Is You '2016......Santa Rosa, Ca..... Happy Camper Tunic....







"Happy Camper Tunic"
Workshop

"ART ~ IS ~ YOU"
Where: Santa Rosa, Ca.
When: Thursday, April 14th '2016



Please join us for a day of creativity, where we'll embellish this sweet, 100% Linen~Cotton Blend
Baby Doll Tunic.
(Tunic is PreMade in needed size, ready to embellish)
We'll be embellishing this sweet tunic with floral fabrics, including a Cath Kidston print.
I'll teach you how to add French Knots, to give this tunic an added touch.

Please Visit
ART~IS~YOU Website
for Registration & Details
HERE

Friday, July 31, 2015

Vintage Button Workshop.... San Diego....











"Vintage Buttons"
Workshop


Where: San Diego, Ca.
When:Saturday, November 29th
10:30am ~ 5:30pm



Please join me for a fabulous day of creating & friendship.
We'll be creating these beautiful 
"Button Necklaces & Wall Hanging"

3 Necklaces
Necklaces are quite long and can be doubled to create more tiers
1 Wall Hanging

Students will choose from available images at checkout





A delicious lunch, dessert & champagne are included.


Materials Provided
1) Vintage Buttons
2) Crystal Beads
3) Pearls
4) Jump Rings
5) Wire
6) Premade Soldered Glass Image 5" x 6"
with Brass Stampings
7) Antique Chandelier Crystal



Supplies Needed
1) Jewelry Making Tools
Pliers, etc...
2) Apron
3) Any personal Buttons, Beads, Bling
you'd like to add to your pieces

$155

Image Choice

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Winter Reindeer.... San Diego Workshop....




"Winter Reindeer"
Needle Felting Workshop

Where: San Diego
When: Sunday July 26Th
Time: 11am ~ 5pm


Join us for an early 
Holiday Workshop.
We'll be creating Two (20"x20") 
beautiful 
Winter Reindeer
Pillows

We'll create our Reindeer using a classic 
"needle felting" technique

Students can embellish their reindeer with pearls, buttons, rhinestones, lace, etc...

Students will have 4 different fabric choices for their pillows;
Pink Velvet
Tan Linen
Grey Linen
Black Linen




Please be sure to add color choices at time of checkout
Supplied Provided

2 Pre-made Pillow Covers 20" x 20"
2 Feather~Down Inserts
Foam
Wool Roving
Pearls
 Vintage Buttons
Sew~On Rhinestones


Supplies Needed

Needle Felting "Needles" assorted sizes
Sharp Scissors
Seamstress: Disappearing Ink Pen
Any extra Buttons & Bling from home


A Delicious Lunch, Dessert & Champagne will be served.

$125
SOLD OUT



Pillow 1 Color
Pillow 2 Color

Saturday, June 27, 2015

Christmas In July.... San Diego Workshop.....


"Christmas In July"

Where: San Diego
When: Saturday July 25th
Time: 10:30~5:30

Please join us for a fun get together, where we'll create
 these wonderful soldered Christmas 
Necklaces and Rings.

Each guest will create a Christmas Tree Necklace and 2 rings.
These make wonderful gifts!
Moderate Soldering knowledge is required.

Supplies Provided
Guests will receive all glass needed, assorted rosary chain, 
rhinestone chain, beads, printed images, bottle brush trees, brass chain, and copper tape.
I'll provide glass glitter and vintage mica snow for added touches.

Supplies Needed
Soldering Iron
Solder
Burnishing Tool
Jewelry Tools
Wire Cutter
Apron
Any personal images 


A Delicious Lunch, Dessert and Champagne will be served.
$155
SOLD OUT

Friday, May 22, 2015

Shabby Denim Jacket......








"Shabby Denim Jacket"
San Diego Workshop


Where: San Diego (Clairemont Area)
When: Friday, June 12th  2015
10:00am ~ 5:30pm


Please join us for a day of creativity, where we'll embellish this sweet, Denim Swing Jacket.
(Jacket is Pre~Made in needed size, ready to embellish)

I've created this jacket using refurbished, Men's denim coveralls!

We'll use our infinite imagination to create a timeless piece that seems to appear as though it has withstood decades of loving wear.
I'll show you how to tatter and patch your jacket, creating the perfect canvas to embellish with vintage buttons, antique laces, linens and rhinestone bling.

Each student will receive a
Pre~made Handmade, Denim Swing Jacket in size needed.
Jacket will be plain, with  Lace Collar & Elbow Patches,
ready to embellish.
Please  select size needed at time of purchase.

I will have a large selection of linen and lace scraps, along with vintage Mother~Of~Pearl Buttons.
Students are encouraged to bring their own assortment of laces and buttons as well.


Needed Supplies:
Any laces, buttons and embellishments.
(I have buttons, but strongly suggest bringing what you have, so there will be enough for everyone)
Sharp sewing Scissors
Pin Cushion & Pins
Seam Ripper
Sewing Machine 
Ivory~Winter White Thread
Mark~Be~Gone Seamstress Pen

Materials Provided:
Assortment of Laces, Linen & Cotton Floral scraps, Silk Velvet & Buttons
Rhinestone Pieces
Ribbons
Needles
Embroidery Thread

A Delicious Lunch, Dessert, Wine & Champagne will be provided.

Space is limited.
Early sign up is recommended.

$155
SOLD OUT

Sizes







Mail Order
"KIT"


Shabby Jacket
Kit

You'll receive a 
Handmade Denim Swing Jacket
in needed size, ready to embellish.
Jacket will have Elbow Patches already sewn onto sleeves.
(there are no instructions with this kit)

Each Kit will include:
Pre~made~Handmade Denim Jacket
Assorted Ribbons & Lace
Silk Velvet & Linen Scraps
Cotton Floral Scraps
Rhinestone Embellishment Pieces
Vintage Mother~Of~Pearl Buttons
Pearls


Kits ship out July 10Th
(Ships to USA Only)

$145

Sizes

Sunday, April 12, 2015

Shabby Swing Jacket ~ San Diego Workshop....














"Shabby Swing Jacket"
San Diego Workshop


Where: San Diego (Clairemont Area)
When: Friday, May 8th '2015
10:00am ~ 5:30pm


Please join us for a day of creativity, where we'll embellish this sweet, 100% Linen Swing Jacket.
(Jacket is Pre~Made in needed size, ready to embellish)
We'll use our infinite imagination to create a timeless piece that seems to appear as though it has withstood decades of loving wear.
I'll show you how to tatter and patch your jacket, basic ribbon rose technique, creating the perfect canvas to embellish with vintage buttons, antique laces, linens and rhinestone bling.

Each student will receive a
Pre~made Handmade, Linen Swing Jacket in size needed.
Jacket will be plain, with  Lace Collar & Velvet Elbow Patches,
ready to embellish.
Please  select size needed at time of purchase.

I will have a large selection of linen and lace scraps, along with vintage Mother~Of~Pearl Buttons.
Students are encouraged to bring their own assortment of laces and buttons as well.




Needed Supplies:
Any laces, buttons and embellishments.
(I have buttons, but strongly suggest bringing what you have, so there will be enough for everyone)
Sharp sewing Scissors
Pin Cushion & Pins
Seam Ripper
Sewing Machine 
Ivory~Winter White Thread
Mark~Be~Gone Seamstress Pen

Materials Provided:
Assortment of Laces, Linen scraps, Silk Velvets & Buttons
Silk Velvet Elbow Patches
Exquisite Bridal Laces
Hemp Button Loops
Rhinestone Pieces
Ribbons
Needles
Embroidery Thread

A Delicious Lunch, Dessert, Wine & Champagne will be provided.

Space is limited.
Early sign up is recommended.

$155
SOLD OUT


Mail Order
"KIT"

Shabby Jacket
Kit

You'll receive a 
Handmade Linen Swing Jacket
in needed size, ready to embellish.
Jacket will have Silk Velvet Elbow Patches already sewn onto sleeves.
(there are no instructions with this kit)

Each Kit will include:
Pre~made~Handmade Linen Jacket
Assorted Ribbons & Lace
Silk Velvet & Linen Scraps
Rhinestone Embellishment Piece
Vintage Mother~Of~Pearl Buttons
Pearls
Bridal Lace Scraps

Kits ship out July 10Th
(Ships to USA Only)

$145