Book Arts, Journaling, and
Paper Arts Classes
Explore the creative world of journal making with us!
Photos are samples! Your class is based on what theme YOU choose!
We love a good theme! Some common types of themes we work with are nature, bohemian, African, Mexican, Indian, faith based, heart centric, healing, poetry and more!
This is a 1 page, accordion style journal. You'll learn painting techniques, stenciling, accordion folding, and leave with journal prompts for your journal.
Altered Flower Garden
We will convert a hardcover children's book into a whimsical, fantasy floral garden using metallic paint, collage, and assorted embellishments including beads, feathers, and other interesting finds. Each page will also have a favorite quote or scripture of your choice.
Gelli Press Collage
We will explore collage making and stenciling techniques using your very own printed papers made from a Gelli press. You will leave with your choice of a finished canvas or canvas board.
If you enjoy handmade greeting cards, this class is for you! We will use a combination of paper punching, paper cutting, rubber stamping, and heat embossing to make 3 festive holiday cards. This is a seasonal class but can be modified for other holidays during the year.
Flower Doodles and Poetry
We will create a charming square book of painted pages, collaged found poetry from books, bead embellishments, and doodled flowers and leaves. If you like whimsy, this class is for you.
This is a half day (4 hour) workshop. You will create several sheets of painted and decorated papers made with a paste, using various tools. The paper of your choice will be used to create a hard cover, sewn binding journal.
This is a journal with stitched binding crafted with an assortment of collage papers, ephemera, fabric, trims, envelopes and other interesting odds and ends. More is more!
Watercolor Art Journal
This is a half day (4 hour) workshop. We will paint an oversized sheet of watercolor paper then convert it into a stitched bound, multiple page journal. Then we will fill the pages with content that resonates with your heart.
We will make a hardcover journal with a stenciled and embossed medallion cover, inside pockets and stitched binding adding recycled sari ribbon. You'll learn printing techniques using a gelli plate combined with stenciling and collage.