• All prices are in Canadian Dollars. Introduction to Metal Embossing : Saturday April 27, 2019 In this intensive full day workshop you will complete a greeting card sampler block and a pewter plaque that can be used as a book cover or wall art. You will be introduced to a variety of key metal embossing techniques and mark making tools as well as how to use texture plates, stencils, embossing folders and then some….You will also learn how to do lettering on metal. You will be using luscious lead free pewter sheet and will learn to apply patina and color to your project. All supplies and tools to use in class are provided to complete your project and bookmark. Skill level : Beginner Location : NW Calgary Studio, (I will email you the address once you have registered) Cost : $ 125.00 Date :  Saturday, April 27, 2019 Time : 9.00 am to 4.30 pm Please bring : Your Lunch and indoor shoes – I provide Coffee, Tea and snacks. **OPTIONAL- A design you would like to use in your wall plaque to fit in a 8 x 8 cm (3 x 3 inch) area. Black and white Clipart simple lines work well. Full Payment on registration. Unfortunately no refunds on cancellation-a credit valid for 1 year will be applied to future workshops.  Please email Elitia on  for more information.
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  • Just as this Winter gets a tad too long, this little tree will remind us that Spring is around the corner ! In this Paperclay and Polymer Tree, two day workshop, on Saturday, March 16 & Sunday, March 17, 2019, you will learn how to play and create with Creative Paper Clay. We will clad a MDF tree measuring 58.5 cm x 28.5 cm x 1 cm ( 23 x 11 x 1/2 '') with Creative paperclay using simple tools and sculpting techniques. Our trees sculptures will air dry overnight, allowing us to apply paint techniques on the Sunday. We will learn how to create molds with polymer clay for our tiny Spring flowers and you can make as many as you like, using this technique. All supplies are included in the workshop fee of $ 165.00 CAD, all you would need to bring is an apron, your indoor shoes and your lunch on the Saturday. I will provide Coffee, Tea and snacks. For Sunday I will provide a soup and bun lunch. When : Saturday and Sunday March 16 and 17, 2019 Time : 9 am to 4.30 Saturday, 9 am to 2 pm on Sunday Skill Level : Beginner to Intermediate Fee : $ 165,00 Location : NW Calgary Home Studio ( I will email you the address once you have registered) Full payment on Registration is required. No refund on cancellation-a credit for future workshops will be valid for 1 year. For more information email