Tuesday, May 27, 2014


GOOD DAY TO YOU!           Such a beautiful day it is, finally!

Here are our class photos for the first 2 weeks in June:

Mon, 6/2, from 10:30-12:30, Marsha will teach us how to make these beautiful lavender cards in DRAGONFLY CARDS.  You'll make these 2 for just $10:

TECHNIQUE TUESDAY-- Come in anytime between NOON-5 (new technique hours) to learn a quick new technique using inks, sprays, paints, markers, glitter, stamps, dies, etc.  Just $2 or it's FREE with a purchase of $5 or more.  No need to bring your basic kit, we provide your supplies on Tuesdays. A different technique every week!

Wed, 6/4, from 10-4, Grace will teach another boxed mini album TRANSATLANTIC ALBUM.  You can make just the box blank (and add your own paper later) from 10-Noon, for $25 or create the whole album (Grace cuts the papers for you) from 10-4 for just $55.  Such a bargain for this wonderful masculine album! Just add photos!  THINK FATHER'S DAY, BIRTHDAYS, CRUISE PHOTOS, ETC.!

and part of the inside:

Thurs, 6/5, from 6-8, Grace will be here again to teach SUMMER USA BLOCKS.  Make the blocks once and then change the tags every month, when you take the next class!  It's like a block club! 7 blocks and summer tags for $12. or make just the tags for $8. A fun project for year round decorating  for your coffee table, mantel, kitchen shelf, etc.:

Fri, 6/6, from 1-4, our newest instructor, Tina will teach DANCING JEWEL MINI ALBUM.  It's so cute, love the colors, just $20:

and just part of the inside with lots of pockets:

Sat, 6/7 from 10:30-12:30, Patsy will teach CARDS BY COMMITTEE.  And what the heck does that mean? You'll have to take the class which will be fun, trust Patsy.  Create 4 cards for $8!

And that same afternoon, from 2-4 Patsy will also teach TAGS, TAGS, TAGS.  You'll get to experiment with sprays, stencils, stamps, etc. and create your own designs.  Only $10 for 10 tags!

  Mon, 6/9, Patsy will teach this month's TEENY TINY CARDS, from 1-3.  You'll have to guess on these, but they will be interesting fun, of course, make 2-3 for just $7!

TECHNIQUE TUESDAY  NOON-5 (new hours for technique)

Wed, 6/11, from 10-4:30, Grace will teach another BOTANICAL TEA FLIP IT ALBUM.  You can make just the blank album from 10-Noon for $28, or create the whole incredible album (Grace cuts all the papers and embellishments) for just $60!  It's sooo beautiful as usual! Limited to 6 students for full album.

and just a couple of pages and pockets on the inside:

Thurs, 6/12, from 6-8, Marsha will teach BLOOMING FRIENDSHIP CARD.  You'll get to make this beautiful card with a surprise opening, just $6:

Fri, 6/13, from 2-4, Patsy will teach another EMBROIDERY ON PAPER class.  You will learn the fine art of punching and then embroidering with delicate threads (choose your thread colors) to make this beauty, just $12:

Sat, 6/14, from 10-Noon, Julia will teach BY THE SEA 3D.  You'll create this frame-able 3 dimensional piece using Graphic 45 By the Sea paper, just $12 for new students and $8 for returning students of this technique.  You must bring a set of large stylus' and pad along with your basic tool kit.  Artsy sells these tools, of course.

That same afternoon, Julia also teaches COUTURE CANVAS, from 1-4 for just $20.  You'll use another Graphic 45 paper, Couture to create this beautiful canvas:

What a great line up for our first 2 weeks.  Such brilliant ideas from our instructors!  Remember our classes are a wonderful opportunity for you to make new friends and gather ideas from other students, as well.  We have a lot of fun, join us by calling or coming into register:   970 613-1631.  We accept only cash or local checks for our class payments.  You must be registered for any class at  least 36 hours before, so the instructor has time to cut papers, etc. for each student registered.

Every student receives a 10% discount on all regular priced merchandise either right before or right after your class!  No need to wait for those big box store coupons, get 10% off EVERYTHING right here at ARTSY!

PLEASE remember to bring your basic tool kit to each class (Tuesday Techniques excluded), which should consist of:  detail scissors, tape runner, liquid adhesive, pencil, ruler, pot dots, paper piercer, stylus, score-pal and any favorite tools.

Please remember to arrive for class at least 10 min before start time to get settled in.  Come earlier to shop with your 10% discount!

We have lots of newer merchandise just marked down to 50% off, come in soon for best selection!
We have new WINK OF STELLA (fine glitter brush pens) and new WINK OF LUNA (opaque metallic brush pens)!  If you like to color, you'll love these! Just received 3 new Tim Holtz stencils, Bo Bunny Enchanted Garden, and Lemonade collections, Kaiser Craft Mr. Fox (guys), Fab Scraps, etc.  2 new sizes of stickles and liquid pearls holders, as well....
 And of course, lots of other new items delivered to us every week.  Love to see those freight boxes come in our front door!

Have a great couple of weeks!  See you at class, soon!

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Wed, 5/14,2014

Hi Everyone!

Here's our line up of classes for the next 2 weeks:

Here's photos of Caron's classes for this Sat, 5/17, again:

and afternoon:
 Both are $17 to make the 2 cards, call soon, almost full!

Mon, 5/19, from 10:30-12:30, Marsha will teach another FLORAL GLITTERED CARDS class.  Make these 3 beautiful cards for just $10:

TUESDAY TECHNIQUES.  Come in on Tuesdays anytime between 10-5 and learn a new technique and take home your instructions so you can repeat it easily.  Always different.  Just $2 or it's FREE with a $5 or more purchase.

Wed, 5/21, from 1-3, Doug will teach PIANO CARD.  And is it fun! Great for all those musical folks you know, just $7:

 Thurs, 5/22, from 10-4:30, Grace will teach ENCHANTED GARDEN 8" BOXED ALBUM.  This class is actually $65, because it is much larger than what she had planned when our schedule was printed a month ago. and she cuts everything for you.  You just make the box and add the papers and many beautiful embellishments!  This album is created with the brand new Bo Bunny collection, Enchanted Garden.  It's so beautiful!! Only a couple of spaces left to fill, register soon!:
 and just one part of the many pages inside:  Lots of pockets and flaps, etc.

You can also learn how to make just the album box, in the first 2 hrs of class for just $30.

Fri, 5/23, from 6-8, Dianna will be teaching NW STYLE WATERCOLOR CLASS.  Come learn how to get the "watercolored" look using markers!  She is taking a new approach, you'll get to make this plaque, instead of 2 cards, and you'll get to use the new Sizzix 3D flower die, as well.  Just $10, or it's FREE with purchase of any NW stamp over $12:

We will be close on Sat, Sun and Mon, 5/ 24-5/26, for inventory and Memorial Day Weekend.


Wed, 5/28, from 10-4, Grace will teach BOTANNICAL TEA BOXED MINI album.  This is full, sorry. But, if you want to make just the very versatile that you can recreate with other papers, album box, come from 10-12 for just $25:

Thurs, 5/29, from 6-8, Grace will teach SUMMER BLOCKS.  These are a cute home d├ęcor item, that is very versatile.  You'll be able to join more classes and make other hang tags for each season, holiday, etc.  It's like a club.  We are showing the Spring version.  You can make the blocks only for $8 or everything for $20.  Such a neat idea.:

Fri, 5/30, from 6-8, Sharolyn will teach FRENCH HERITAGE CARDS.  Aren't these beautiful! Just $12 for these 4 cards:

B&J ART STAMPS company will be here Sat, 5/31 for 2 classes:
morning from 10:30-12:30, just $25, WATER BATIK.  Make this beautiful card using their inks, beads wires:

This afternoon class is now full, just one of the different styles to make in SUEDED FABRIC CARDS, $28:

from 12:30-2:30, Judi will teach HANGING BASKET CARD, which is a standup triangle card with a 3D basket hanging, it's just $8 for this unusual and beautiful card:
 and the back:

Then from 3-5, our newest, very creative instructor, Tina will teach TRIPLE STAMPING CARDS.  Make these 3 cards for just $12:

Quite an impressive line-up for the end of May and start of June!

Register soon, 970 613-1631, or come into the store to view these in person. We accept only cash or local check for our classes. Please register at least 48 hours before each class (some close much quicker than thatg

Please remember to bring your basic tool kit with you to every class, which should include:  detail scissors, liquid adhesive, tape runner, scor-tape, pop dots, ruler, pencil, scor-buddy or scor-pal for the album and box classes, paper piercer, paper distresser, etc.