Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Home Sweet Home mini album class

I am teaching the "home sweet home" mini album locally, here in El Cajon, on April 18th {sunday} 12:30 pm- 3:30 pm - $25, at yellow bird scrapbook store. you can sign up online using this link

If you are not local, you can take this class online starting April 15th through $25 it is part of my "designing with scraps" class :)

thanks and hope to see you at one of the classes!


Monday, March 29, 2010

just saying hi

OK, this is so exciting! I have some sign ups for my class at !! The class is starting April 15, so I would love it if you signed up! we are going to make 2 projects - here is more info
check back soon, I will be giving away a free seat in my class soon!
second order of business is that we have a great little video up at the girlfriends blog - I share how to make a little basket for Easter out of a plastic solo cup.
thirdly (is that a word?) - the winner of the Operation thin mint raffle is Paula Applegate! Please email me at so I can mail out your prize.
fourth, we are having such nice weather here in San Diego, I just had to add that in.
fifth, I am teaching a Pine Cone Press class at Yellow Bird scrapbook store on April 18, Sunday. It is a 3 hour class, so bring your coffee! you can sign up to take the class in person at We are going to make the little "home sweet home" album. If you are not local, you can make the "home sweet home" album with me at My Creative Classroom! there are a lot of patterns and PDF files included with the online class.
lastly, my daughter's sea monkeys had a baby!

Tuesday, March 23, 2010

MCC Class info!

hey everyone, my class, "Designing With Scraps" is now open for enrollment at

finally, for all of you that do not live local to San Diego, you can now take one of my classes, it is a 4 week course and you will learn all sorts of tips and tricks for using those annoying little scraps and leftovers we all have and save, or feel guilty throwing them out.

We will be making a cute little card made completely out of scraps and a darling house shaped mini book! I really hope you sign up and join us!

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

Happy St. Patty's day!

Happy St. Patty's Day everyone!

Monday, March 15, 2010

Winner of the Operation Thin Mint Raffle!!

Hey the winner of the Operation Thin Mint Raffle is Paula Applegate!!!
Thanks sooo much to everyone who entered! We raised 39 boxes of cookies :) and my daughter WILL BE GOING TO CAMP!!!
Paula, could you email me your address so I can send out your prize?
also, to everyone who entered I would like to send you a small appreciation prize :) so email me your addresses too!! Thanks and the troops thank you too!!

Friday, March 12, 2010

My Creative Classroom

I am teaching a "Designing With Scraps" class at starting April 1st, the class will teach you how to make projects using just little bits of paper, ribbon and single leftover embellishments. If you are local, I have 12 spots open for the Pinecone Press Book Club, where we will make this darling mini book. email me for more info on either the local class or the online class :)

Thursday, March 11, 2010


I have two classes to announce, March 21st, {Sunday} at 12:30pm at Yellowbird Scrapbook Store in El Cajon,
I am teaching a Scraps Scrap Class. $15 Finally USE those pesky scraps you save but then toss out since you never use them. Learn how to design with scraps and different techniques that are great for tiny pieces.

At 3:00 the same day {March 21st} I will be teaching my "Focus On Photos" Class $15 for one class, $45 for all 4. This will be a 4 part series class, but if you want to just attend the first one, I would love to have you join us!
The first class includes a power point presentation and my lecture on DVD, and a set of notes {bring your camera & manual - if you can find the manual}. call 619-579-7422 for more info, or you can sign up online :)

Thursday, March 04, 2010

Mini Class March 6th

Mini Class March 6th, at Yellow Bird Scrapbook Store in El Cajon. 5-8pm $5 to make two of these little baskets! they are great to hold candy or one plastic egg and a few candies. call 619-579-7422 for more info or email me at if you have any questions.
BUT WAIT...that is not all!
If you missed the Easter/Spring card mini class last Saturday, I will have those kits there too for you to make. But there is still more!
I will have a prize Easter basket fit for a scrapbooker {worth $100} to raffle off for one lucky scrapper! My daughter is still a few boxes shy of 500 Girl Scout Cookies so she can go to camp, so with every donation to operation thin mint {they send the boxes of cookies to the service men and women in Iraq & Afghanistan} you will be entered into the drawing, or you can order a box of cookies and be entered.
I will be there earlier than 5pm if it rains and my morning shoot is cancelled.
Hope to see you there, please pass this on to your local scrapping friends!