Events

OCTOBER 2017  CLASSES, WORKSHOPS and SPECIAL EVENTS
CAW schedule 2017-10 v03
(Revised Oct 5)

Prices do not include HST unless noted.
Pre-registration is required for all classes, workshops and events.
Registration is on a first come – first served basis
so we recommend reserving your place early.

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OCTOBER  2017  CLASSES, WORKSHOPS and SPECIAL EVENTS

Saturday, October 7 / Sunday, November 5 – ‘Caring Hearts Card Drive Crops’ (Deadline for 2017 cards is November 17)
2017 Caring HeartsNow in its 8th year, the ‘Caring Hearts Card Drive’ spreads Christmas Cheer to residents of aged care facilities. In it’s first year  750 cards were received. Last year some 64,000 cards were distributed from over 1,300 card makers in 21 countries! In 2016, the Crop A While community contributed over 800 cards in a few weeks. Your support and generosity are what make the drive so successful. We are continuing Crop A While’s support with card drive crops on October 7, and November 5.
Times:
October 7
– 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
November 5 – noon to 4:00 pm
Cost: Free – Crop A While will provide some themed supplies and you provide the creativity
What to bring:
tools, scissors, paper trimmer, ruler, adhesives, and pop-ups. Holiday card making supplies. Optional but welcome: extra Christmas card making supplies to share.


Wednesday, October 11 – ‘Young At Heart’ Product Launch

October2017Hit the open road with the new Young at Heart Collection by Heartfelt Creations! Retro in style, this fun transportation themed collection will have you reliving family road trips, going to drive in movies or soaring the open skies in a vintage airplane! Heartfelt Creations’ October release Young At Heart products will be available as of October 11.
Pre-order by October 7 and save 5%.

 

 Saturday, October 14 – ‘Beary Fun Retreat’
Heartfelt Creations card class with Trina St Michael
Trina has added her own sunflower touch to Heartfelt’s September release Beary Fun Retreat.
Time:
10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Cost: $45
What to bring:
tools, scissors, paper trimmer, ruler, adhesives, pop-ups and flower shaping tools.

Saturday, October 14 – ‘Young At Heart’
Heartfelt Creations card class with Trina St Michael
Young At Heart Card Kit
The ‘groovy’ cards in the Young at Heart Card Kit will have your wishes cruisin’ out in style! Nifty illustrations of a classic coupe, high wheeled bicycle and VW Bug delivering “best wishes”, “let the good times roll”, and “congratulations” messages will bring back memories from fun days gone by!
Time:
1:30 to 4:30 pm
Cost:
$45
What to bring:
tools, scissors, paper trimmer, ruler, adhesives, pop-ups and flower shaping tools.


Thursday, October 19 – ‘It’s a Guy’s World’ ***NEW DATE TO COME

Card class with Karen Neilson


Saturday, October 21 – ‘Dreamscape’
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Mixed media workshop with Sue Belleau
Create your own dreamy 9×12 art board with layers of inks, tissue, paper, stamps, flowers, butterflies and more.
Time:
1:00  to 4:00 pm
Cost:
$45
What to bring:
tools, scissors, paper trimmer, ruler, adhesives, and pop-ups.


Sunday, October 22 – ‘October 2017 Pocket Pages”

Scrapbooking workshop with Carole Fulton
Create 4 pocket pages to capture October memories of fall, Thanksgiving and Halloween.
Time: 12:30 to 3:30 pm
Cost:
$45
What to bring:
tools, scissors, paper trimmer, ruler, adhesives, and pop-ups.


Thursday, October 26 – ‘Summer Beauty’
Mixed media workshop with Mélanie Fillion
Melanie MM Summer BeautyCapture the feeling of bright summer skies, lovely gardens and lazy summer days with this 12×12 mixed media canvas.
Time: 1:00  to 4:00 pm
Cost:
$40
What to bring: tools, scissors, paper trimmer, ruler, adhesives, and pop-ups. We will be working with mediums and paints so dress for a mess!


Friday, October 27 –
  ‘Planner Girl Club’ Monthly Get Together/Crop
CAW Planner Girl Club LogoAre you a ‘Planner Girl’? Join this dynamic group of planners to share ideas, embellish your next month’s planner pages and have some cropping fun!.
Time: 6:00 to 9:00 pm
Cost: $25 (includes monthly embellishments and crop)
What to bring: your planner and any other projects you want to work on.

 

Saturday, October 28 – ‘Mad 4 Plaid Christmas’
Card workshop with Karen Neilson
Image to ComeJoin Karen to create a great collection of more than a dozen Christmas cards using the PhotoPlay Mad 4 Plaid Christmas card kit and paper collection.
Time: 10:00 am  to 2:00 pm
Cost:
$40
What to bring: tools, scissors, paper trimmer, ruler, adhesives, and pop-ups.

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NOVEMBER  2017  CLASSES, WORKSHOPS and SPECIAL EVENTS

Saturday, November 4 – ‘Winter in the Country’
Watercolour painting class with Suzanne Deguire
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Join Suzanne for a relaxing creative day. Whether you are new to watercolour painting or experienced artist you will enjoy creating this lovely winter scene from a quiet country road.
Time:
10:00 am to  4:00 pm
Cost: $60
What to bring: details to come


Thursday, November 9 / Friday, November 10 – ‘Winter Treescapes

Card class with Heather Telford
2017-10-12&13 winter treescapes banner smIn this class we will create three winter treescapes to be featured on Christmas cards or used without sentiments for any event of the season. We will personalise our cards with colour choices  and incorporate a range of techniques for creating  snowy scenes. We will be using Penny Black stamps and dies, distress stains and memento inks.
Times:
Thursday session:
6:00 to 9:00 pm
Friday session: 12:30 to 3:30 pm
Cost: $38
What to bring: adhesive, paper trimmer, scissors, spritzer, water jar, size 4-6 round and 1″ watercolour paintbrush, masking tape, firm surface to tape watercolour panel to, Versamark ink pad
Optional but helpful:  MISTI or similar stamp positioning tool, Versamarker


Sunday, November 12 –
  ‘Planner Girl Club’ 2018 Planner Set-up
CAW Planner Girl Club LogoAre you a ‘Planner Girl’? Join this dynamic group of planners to set up your 2018 planner. Get a head start on next year’s planner pages and have some cropping fun!.
Time: 6:00 to 9:00 pm
Cost: $25 (includes a starter kit of embellishments and crop)
What to bring: your planner and any other projects you want to work on.


Friday, November 17 / Saturday, November 18 – ‘Hello Christmas’

Image to ComeTwo days of special technique and Christmas card workshops with visiting designer Rose Marie Kerr from Frog’s Whiskers Ink
Watch for our fact sheet in early October for details on class times, costs and what to bring!

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CROPPING TIMES:

Participation is on a first come first served basis so we recommend registering in advance to ensure your place is reserved.  To register, drop in or call 613-424-6831.

Every Tuesday – Loonie-Toonie Tuesday Crops
Every Thursday – Loonie-Toonie Thursday Crops
Time to get together, make new friends and create some beautiful memories. Advance registration is required for this popular crop time.
Time:     10:00 am to 5:00 pm / Cost:  $3 (HST included)

Wednesday Drop-in Crops – When the crop room is not being used for a scheduled event, it is available for you to work on your own projects.
Time:    10:00 am to 5:00 pm / Cost:    $6 (HST included)

Friday Anti-Stress Crops – End the week with some fun creative time.
When the crop room is not being used for a scheduled event, it is available for you to work on your own projects. Come all day or just for the evening.
All Day:     10:00 am to 9:00 pm / Cost:  $10 (HST included)
Evening Only:  5:00 pm to 9:00 pm / Cost:  $6 (HST included)

Saturday Drop-in Crops are held when there are no classes or special events.
Time:     10:00 am to 5:00 pm / Cost:   $10 (HST included)

Sunday Drop-in Crops are held when there are no classes or special events.
Time:   12:00 to 4:00 pm / Cost:   $6 (HST included)