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Midnight Mania (Crop Night) dates for 2017

Scrapbook Secrets hold a monthly  Saturday night get-together at the shop
where scrapbooker’s, card-maker’s and crafter’s alike can come along
and 'do-their-thing' from 6pm till 12am (midnight!).  You can craft while
listening to great music, chat to new friends, enjoy a cuppa and also have
access to our superstore all night!  Enjoy air-conditioned comfort, comfy chairs
and your own cropping spaceThe cost for this fabulous evening is $15
per person with bookings and payment taken in-store or by telephone (94931240).


Please note:
Saturday night sessions are scheduled as below, however we do require
a minimum of 12 people to remain open for the evening.

2017

SATURDAY

6pm-midnight

January

28

February

25

March

25

April

29

May

27

June

24

July

29

August

26

September

30

October

28 ??

November

18

December

9

Our next Craft Night {Saturday Night}
30th September 2017 from 6pm - 12 midnight

craft night


GENERAL CRAFT DAYS

Come along to our Craft Group here, each Wednesday from 9am - 4pm
(it's just $5 for the day to make use of our workroom space)

Do anything from card-making, scrapbooking, mixed media projects,
Atc, quilling or even knitting!

~ contact us for more details ~


CLASS DATES AND INFORMATION

You only need to attend ONE session of each class! Extra dates are for alternate options.
We accept class bookings and payment over the telephone on 9493 1240.


  • All Classes include project kit/materials, except where noted. 
  • Foundations 1 has a product budget of $5.00 allocated;where clients pay for the difference in materials used.
  • You will need to bring your own tools and consumables to all classes except where stated in each specific class write-up.
  • Please refer to each specific class schedule for tool kit requirements as they can differ between levels.

Scrapbooking Technique Classes - Foundations

Our foundation classes are packed to the brim with the basics of
scrapbooking, from tools and techniques, to basic design and colour
principles; aimed at the beginner.  In our comprehensive classes
we give you the confidence to continue scrapping' in your own time.


FOUNDATION 1 ~ THE FIRST STEPS
with Cherie Carkeek {Cat}

Sunday 3 September @ 9.00am - 1.00pm

Foundations 1 Fountations 1

Class cost $45, for a comprehensive 4.0+ hour class.

In this packed to the brim class, you will learn all about the basics of scrapbooking, from tools and techniques,
albums to adhesives and some basic design principles. We will get you started on your scrapbooking adventure
and give you the confidence to continue 'scrapping' in your own time.  Techniques include photo matting, paper
layering, and customised letter titles.  After completing your first double page layout in this class
- we'll have you addicted to this wonderful craft in no time!

We chose papers based on what theme your photos are; for the perfect page.

(you receive $5.00 product discount to use for materials on the day)

Please telephone us on 9493-1240 for class photograph and tool requirements.


FOUNDATION 2 ~ DISTRESSING FUN
with Cherie Carkeek {Cat}

Sunday 24 September @ 10.00am - 1.00pm

FD 2 FD2

Class cost is $40 for a 3.0+ hour class. 

This class will have you experimenting with paper, wonderful paper!  We've teamed patterned paper and
punches to produce a vintage styled layout but this can be applied to any patterned paper set. We will
experiment with various paper techniques such as distressing, scrunching and tearing.  We'll also look at
ways to 'dress up' chipboard products such as painting, gloss and glimmer mist.  This is such a versatile
product and will give you a great scope for customising your pages. 

(we provide all materials to complete your page {aside from chipboard word})

Please telephone us on 9493-1240 for class photograph and tool requirements.


FOUNDATION 3 ~ INKING & TRIMS
with Cherie Carkeek {Cat}

Sunday 15 October @10.00am - 1.00pm

foundations 2  Foundations 3

Class cost is $40 for a 3.0+ hour class. 

This class introduces you to the wonderful and varied application options of eyelets, ribbons and the ever
versatile rub-ons.  With this in mind, we have created a classic, patterned monochromatic layout that harmonise
with a striking handmade accent; using Pagemaps as inspiration.  You will see how useful electronic machines are in
creating detailed or layered embellishments and customised titles. 

(we provide all materials to complete your page)

Please telephone us on 9493-1240 for class photograph and tool requirements.


NEW! Short & Sweet Classes

These one and a half hour classes could include scrapbooking or cardmaking or
experimenting with new products and tecniques.  At just $25 a class they are a
fabulous way to fulfill your craft needs!


SHORT & SWEET 1 ~ JUST THE TICKET
with Deborah Stephens

Sunday: 17 Sep 10.00am - 11.30am

 S&S1

Join Deb in creating this gorgeous fun & colourful layout.  Techniques include
layering and stamping.

Class cost is $25 for a 1.5+ hour class.

Please telephone us on 9493-1240 for tool requirements.


SHORT & SWEET 2 ~ SEASIDE PEARL
with Deborah Stephens

Sunday: 17 Sep 12.30pm - 2.00pm

 S&S2

With a calming palette of gentle sea-inspired tones, join Deb in creating this lovely page.
Techniques include tearing, distressing, sanding & layering.

Class cost is $25 for a 1.5+ hour class.

Please telephone us on 9493-1240 for tool requirements.


SHORT & SWEET 3 ~ NATURE
with Cherie (Cat) Carkeek

Sunday: 8 Oct 10.00am - 11.30am

 SS4

Join Cat in creating this fantastic layout inspired by nature!  Techniques include
distressing, layering, stencils and eyelets.

Class cost is $25 for a 1.5+ hour class.

Please telephone us on 9493-1240 for tool requirements.


SHORT & SWEET 4 ~ JOY
with Amanda Clarke

Sunday: 8 Oct 12.30pm - 2.00pm

 S&S4

Using hues of Autumn, join Amanda in creating this beautiful minimalist layout. 
Techniques include layering, punching & spattering.

Class cost is $25 for a 1.5+ hour class.

Please telephone us on 9493-1240 for tool requirements.


Scrapbooking Technique Classes - Intermediate

After gaining confidence and experience with the foundation tools and techniques,
it's time to take it to the next creative stage.  You will be excited to discover
just what you can do!


MAKE THAT PAGE 36 ~ FACTORY 42
with Deborah Stephens

KIT NOW AVAILABLE

mtp36 MTP36

Class cost is $40 for a 3.0+ hour class.

Please telephone us on 9493-1240 for tool requirements.


MAKE THAT PAGE 35 ~ BASECOAT IV
with Deb Stephens

KIT NOW AVAILABLE

MTP35 MTP35

Join Deb in creating two slightly grungy masculine layouts using Kaisercraft's Basecoat IV range of papers.

Class cost is $40 for a 3.0+ hour class.

Please telephone us on 9493-1240 for tool requirements.


MAKE THAT PAGE 33 ~ HIGH TEA
with Deb Stephens

KIT NOW AVAILABLE

MTP33 MTP33

Create two gorgeous layouts using Kaisercraft's 'High Tea' Range: "delicately distressed papers with a soft white washed
colour palette and beautifully illustrated roses".


MAKE THAT PAGE 32 ~ UBUD DREAMS
with Deb Stephens

KIT NOW AVAILABLE

MTP32 MTP32


INTERMEDIATE 3; DISTRESS TECHNIQUES
with Deb Stephens (Debs)

Sunday 7 May @ 2.00pm - 5.00pm

Distress Class Distress Inks and Oxides

Class cost is $45 for a 3.0 hour class.

NOW INCLUDING THE NEW DISTRESS OXIDES!
Ever wondered what more you could do with Tim Holtz's products including the 'distressing' line?
Well, wonder no more!  This  class with Debs will inspire you to get out your distress pads,
stains or pens {or buy more!} and create custom backgrounds and accents which cover all the
major inking techniques.  

Please telephone us on 9493-1240 for tool requirements.


COPIC COLOURING ~ Beginner to Advanced Series
with Alison Morris (Miss Shiny)

Expressions of interest taken for next session (FOUR SESSION BLOCK).
Sundays: 2.00pm - 5.00 pm

copic 5

TOTAL (4) Class cost is $160 (Duration is 4 sessions over 4 months)

Be amazed by the vast options that Copic has introduced to the creative paper arts
and graphic design world.  Copic pens are an alcohol based solvent ink that when
combined with blending card, lend them to blending in a truly amazing way.

(we provide all materials to stamp and colour your Copic examples, plus you receive
2x FREE Copic pens to keep on each day and a folio with colouring information)

Please telephone us on 9493-1240 for tool requirements.


Scrapbooking Technique Classes - Advanced

When you are ready for a challenge, then advanced classes are here for you.
Take stamping, die cutting, colour theory and more to a whole new level.
These classes are here to show you all the techniques that you see on those
fabulous layouts that leave you wishing you had the skills to create such
amazing work. 

Pre-requisites: Intermediate 1+2


ADVANCED 57 ~ LIGHT INDUSTRIAL CHIC
with Deborah Stephens

Sunday: 1st October @ 2.00pm - 5.00pm

Advanced Class Light Industrial Chic

Class cost is $50 for the kit.

The colours will be tones of yellow and bark with touches of texure and shimmer for a stylish, hip page.

Please telephone us on 9493-1240 for class photograph and tool requirements.


ADVANCED 1 ~ AROUND ABOUT; PAPER FUN
with Cherie Carkeek {Cat}

Sunday: TBA @ 9.00am - 1.00pm

Advanced 1 Scrapbooking Advanced 1 Scrapbooking.1

Class cost is $49 for a 4.0+ hour class. 

Pre-requisites: Foundations 1-3

Discover how effective various types of treatment on cardstock and paper are; such as crackle, misting, distressing,
metallic rubons, stiching and embossing.  Learn how to easily include various types of circles in your pages with very
little effort while adding interest and dimension.  Have fun sewing on paper by machine...

Papers and finished will be chosen on the day, depending on photo's brought to work with.
Choices of cogs/gears or butterflies as accents to customise, papers chosen to suit your photos.

(we provide an $18 product budget per 2 page layout)

{Photos and sewing machine are a must for this class; you may hire one of our sewing machines for a small fee}

Please telephone us on 9493-1240 for class photograph and tool requirements.


ADVANCED 2 ~ THIS & THAT; PRODUCT PLAY
with Cherie Carkeek {Cat}

Sunday: TBA @ 9.00am - 1.00pm

int.2

Class cost is $49 for 4.0+ hour class.

Pre-requisites: Foundations 1-3 + Intermediate 1

Continue getting crafty with product and paper by experimenting with resist backgrounds using stamping and sprays. 
Create a mixed array of paper flowers and rosettes of various types to decorate and frame your layout.
Colour lace to coordinate, make a custom tag with eyelets and fashion an epoxy button to accent all the other details
on your page. This class is jam packed with great techniques to incorporate into other pages or for beautiful, detailed cards.

Please telephone us on 9493-1240 for class photograph and tool requirements.


DESIGNER KITS ~  ARCHIVED CLASSES
Only While Store Stock Lasts for completed Kits; otherwise chipboard variety
sheets may be ordered to recreate page ideas
               

  Advanced 48

  (ADV.49) To Love $50      

Advanced 51  Scents of Nature Blue

 (ADV.50) Happy $50         IN-STOCK                                         (ADV.50) Happy $50

Adv 52 clockworks love advanced class

(ADV.54) Family $50                                                         (ADV.55) Clockworks Love $50 


ADVANCED BELIEVE Beautiful Gold

(ADV.52) Believe                                                              (ADV.56) Beautiful Gold $50


Creative Card Classes

Get super creative with some gorgeous cards.  Our Beginners Classes will get
you happily hooked on making some of the most beautiful cards around ...
you'll not want to part with them!  Classes have been designed around the
Beginners 1 and Beginners 2 for those that want to learn the most useful
techniques and from there on; it is range & product inspired with heaps of
techniques to keep you learning and satisfied!  


CREATIVE CARDS - FACTORY 42: FATHER'S DAY
with Deb Stephens

KIT NOW AVAILABLE

CC39 

Class cost $ for this three hour class.

Just in time for Father's Day!  Join Deb in creating these suitably masculine cards that are perfect for the man/men
in your life.  Sentiments vary, including Birthday and Thankyou.

Please telephone us on 9493-1240 for tool requirements.


CREATIVE CARDS 42 - CHRISTMAS JEWEL
with Deb Stephens

Sunday:  1 Oct @ 10.00am - 1.00pm

IMAGE TO FOLLOW

Make a head start on your Christmas cards with this fabulous class.  Featuring Kaisercraft's "Christmas Jewel" range,
these beautiful cards feature a bold purple palette paired with pops of silver metallic foil and sweet sentiments of
peace, love and joy.


CREATIVE CARDS - HIPSTER DISTRESS CARDS
with Deb Stephens

TBA

Distress Oxide class

Class cost $40 for this three hour class.

Join Deb in creating a set of super fun cards using Distress Inking Techniques plus access to the new Distress Oxide Stamp Pads by Ranger and Tim Holtz.  Play with both types of Distress Stamp Pads for colouring, along with stencils, stamping, embossing and layering.  You will make four cards in this three hour class, including two interactive tags.

Please telephone us on 9493-1240 for tool requirements.


CREATIVE CARDS 1 - BEGINNERS ONE
with Cat Carkeek

Sunday:  TBA @ 10.00am - 1.00pm

CC1_2 CC1 

Class cost is $40 for a 3 hour class. 

Be welcomed to the wonderful world of making your own cards with our exclusive beginner's class. 
Wow your friends and family with personalised touches on these three original cards,
it's easy and it's fun!  Learn how to choose and layer papers to create a professional
finish.  You will also be shown the basics of stamping and distressing, which will whet
your appetite to learn more! This is part 1, in our two part special card-making
technique series.

We provide all the materials that you need to complete this class.


CREATIVE CARDS 2 - BEGINNERS TWO
with Cat Carkeek

Sunday:  TBA from 10.00am - 1.00pm

Creative Cards 2 Beginners Cards 2

Class cost is $40 for a 3 hour class. 

You will be inspired by what you can achieve when making your own hand-made cards in the final part of our
technique series. We will lead you on a creative journey through embossing with folders, embossing with stamps,
hand stitching, tags, die-cutting with spellbinders and stamped piecing.
 
In this class you will make four technique based cards which will enable you to re-create almost any card you see.

We provide all the materials that you need to complete this class.


CREATIVE CARDS 3 - JUST BEACHY

Kits available

cc3 cc3_2

Class cost is $30 for a 2.5 hour class.

Showcasing papers from Kaisercraft ‘Seaside' range that will take you back to those
fun times at the beach with your family in summer.  Make four groovy cards, perfect
for boy or girl.  Enjoy the twist in making your own pair of paper board shorts, the
surfboard stack, the tropical collage or the wonderful beach house trio.

We provide all the materials that you need to complete this class.


CREATIVE CARDS 6 - OH! BOY Konstrukt

KIT NOW AVAILABLE

cc6 Boys Cards

Class cost is $40 for a 3.0 hour class.

Always looking out for innovative and fun boy cards? Yes? If so, we have your
problems solved with the perfect card class; for boys of all ages to receive
your handiwork!  Showcasing the capabilities of the Cricut machine, you'll create
four perfect layered embellishments to adorn your cards from Kaisercraft:
Konstrukt range, along with plenty of other techniques to 'whet' your whistle.

We provide all the materials that you need to complete this class.


CREATIVE CARDS 22 - COLOURING FUN
with Alison Morris

Sunday: register your interest....

Creative Cards 22

 Class cost $40.00

Have fun playing with different media such as distress crayons, pencils and watercolour pencils.

Please telephone us on 9493-1240 for tool requirements.


TEACHING OPPORTUNITIES

*** We are always on the look out for creative and enthusiastic teachers for scrapbooking,
mixed media and/or card-making classes.  Please provide a current 
resume and be prepared
to bring samples of class ideas or examples of your work to show. ***


Artsy Adventure Kits 2014

Following Trisha's visit downunder in May, we have only two kits
available with full instructions; pricing is $130/kit.

  junque
JUNQUE IN A TRUNK $120 with full instructions