Thursday, November 29, 2012

Holiday Gift Box Weekend Workshop starts THIS Saturday!

New Workshop THIS weekend!

Holiday Gift Box Weekend Workshop with Anne Elser All Levels|Sat & Sun Dec. 1 & 2|10:30-4:30PM|$190|Min. 5/Max.8|Location: Binders Art School

Make a Collapsable Container and a Keepsake Box in one weekend workshop. Both are made from chipboard covered with decorative Washi Paper and can be used to hold supplies,  brushes, pens, q-tips, jewelry, gifts, trinkets, ribbon and more. Handouts supplied and hands on advice ready to help you with all the loving details needed to make your structures sound and beautiful. Make them for yourself or as a gift. Supplies needed can be purchased at Binders right before the workshop. 

Click here to sign up online.


Suggested Supply List: 
(Shop with Anne the first half hour of class. E-mail questions to:

The Essential Items
1. Lineco® medium-duty awl
2. Lineco® bookbinding needles
3. Lineco® bone folder
4. 2-ply chipboard 
(30 x 40 sheet, cut into quarters)
5. Washi Paper, 2 coordinating sheets 
This is decorative handmade paper 
that comes in many different patterns, 
textures and weights. Pick two sheets you like 
that are not tissue paper thin.
6. Mechanical Pencil
7. Exacto Knife & blades
8. Self-healing cutting mat 
(at least 12 x 18)
9. Stiff & springy glue brush or a Lineco® glue brush
10. Non-slip metal ruler
11. Brushable Adhesive: 8oz tub of Acrylic Gel Medium or Sobo & Methyl Cellulose Mixture

Bring from Home
1. Scissors
2. Roll of Wax Paper
3. Ribbon to consider using as a closure method for your lidded box.

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