Wednesday, 17 July 2013

AUGUST GET TOGETHER - Will you be coming along?

At our August get together, we are hoping to have a bumper demo night.  As well as the usual theme for the evening and the sewing, knitting, crocheting, scrapbooking, cardmaking etc. etc.  why not have a go at making a few different items.

Here is the first  

Lots of time to cut everything out on the night

This is what you will need to bring with you
two sheets of the same DS paper, either 12 x 12, 8 x 8 or 6 x 6,
a piece of scrap card max 6" x 3"
length of ribbon for handles,
tools a trimmer  but some score board plus scissors and hole punch,
strong glue or red tape to keep the bag together.

This is something that Sue and Elvie made recently, stunning isnt it.

For the Ferro Rocha Chocolate Box 2 pieces card stock. one n three quarter inch x seven n three quarter n another five inch x two n three quarter

A piece of coordinating double sided paper three eights x twelve inches

small piece of acetate to make a window

A trimmer or scoreboard

one n a quarter circle punch -  dont worry if you dont have one of these

curly label square punch - dont worry if you dont have one of these

Bo ho blossoms punch - dont worry if you dont have one of these

small hole punch - dont worry if you dont have one of these

red tape -  this is the very strong tape that holds things together.

glue dots


coordinating ribbon enough to tie a nice bow

Ferro Rocha chocolate

For the box with acetate lid

1 x A4 card for box - we will cut at dabblers
1 x A4 accetate sheet or overhead sheet or I have some that I can give you on the night
1 x A4 contrasting paper for base or you could use the same coloured card as box
1 x 1 n 1/2" x 11" for band around box, coloured card
1 x 1 n 1/4" x 11" for band around box, white card
Some card/paper/sentiment for label.  I will take cutters and big shot for you to use, please bring  your own paper/card.
Red sticky tape and wet glue
Scoreboard if you have (I will take spares), embossing tool if you have.  Bone folder if you have Scissers

There  will also be a theme for the evening which is trees.  So anything at all to do with trees for card makers and scrapbookers alike.
If you are a knitter, or crocheter or maker of anything else, as usual you are most welcome to come along and join us.

If you just want to come along to see what its all about please do, lots of helpful ladies will be there to answer any questions you have.

Dont forget, you will need to bring a mug/cup and saucer with you and a name badge if possible.  We shall start to set the tables up at half 6 so if you could be there at this time, your help would be appreciated.

Dont forget, PLEASE let me know if you are coming along because if there arent enough of us, we wont be able to meet up.  I do hope that you can make it.