Thursday, March 1, 2018

March and April 2018 classes

Here's where I'll be teaching card making in March and April. Come by and take a class with your fellow paper junkies!


March 2018 classes

Saturday March 17
Card making classes at Perfect Day Scrapbooking – Huntington Beach CA
10:30-12:30 The Earth-Tone Zone (5 cards in natural colors)
1:30-3:30 Five Cards inspired by Jewelry
Call Liz to reserve your spot 714 369- 2862

Monday March 19
Card making classes at The Stamp Addict – San Diego CA
10:00-12:00 A Passion for Purple (5 cards)
1:30-3:30 A Passion for Purple
Call Roxanne or Walt to reserve your spot 619 667-5060

Wednesday March 21
Card making class at The Fallbrook Women’s Club- Fallbrook CA
11:00-1:00 A Passion for Purple
Please email me to reserve your spot mike@strongstamps.com

Saturday March 24
Card making classes at Hearts n Crafts etc. Covina CA
10:30-12:30 Cards inspired by Jewelry
1:30-3:30 Springy cards plus a special shaker card
Call Tee or Lisa to reserve your spot 626 967-9036


April 2018 Classes

Saturday April 14
Card making classes at my new Torrance CA location,
Gourmet Rubber Stamps/American Art Stamps
2909 Oregon Court #4 Torrance CA
10:30-12:30 Five Springy Cards including a special shaker card
1:30-3:30 Five Fun and easy techniques for card makers. (5 cards)
Come early (10:00) for a tour of American Art Stamps new manufacturing facility by the owner Robert Tepper and see how stamps are created!
Please email me for more information and to reserve your spot mike@strongstamps.com

Monday, April 16
Card making classes at The Stamp Addict San Diego CA
10:00-12:00 Cards inspired by Jewelry
1:30-3:30 Five Fun Techniques for Card Makers (5 cards)


Wednesday April 18
Card making class at The Fallbrook Women’s Club Fallbrook CA.
11:00-1:00
Cards inspired by Jewelry

Saturday April 21
Card making classes at Perfect Day Scrapbooking, Huntington Beach CA
10:30-12:30 Springy Cards including a special shaker card
1:30-3:30 Five Fun and Easy Techniques for card makers (5 cards)

Saturday April 28
Card making classes at Heart’s n Crafts etc. Covina CA
10:30-12:30 Seeing Red (5 ruby red cards)
1:30-3:30 Elegant Washi paper cards (new patterns)

Thursday, February 1, 2018

Happy Year of the Dog!

Here is a little new years puppy for you to download and copy in honor of the Chinese year of the dog. For my card, I printed on red cardstock and resized the two smaller images. Enjoy!



Tuesday, December 26, 2017

It's Neat to Repeat!

Here's a neat puzzle card to start the new year off. All four sides of the card inside and out are decorated. Enjoy!


Materials:

 5" x 5" folded card (1)

4 1/4 x 4 1/4" frames in the same color as the folded card (4)

4" x 4" colorful text weight papers (4) In this sample I found free download fireworks images from the internet.

2" x 4" cardstock panel in the same color as the folded card (1)

3" x 1 1/2" colorful text weight paper panel matching the other images (1)

Message (optional)

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Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Last classes of 2017

December is a busy busy month so I'll be teaching fewer classes. Here's where you can take a card making class from me.
Saturday December 16
Card making classes at Hearts n Crafts etc. in Covina CA.
10:30-12:30 five cards from one stamp...
1:30-3:30 It's Neat to Repeat!
Call the store to reserve your place. (626) 967 9036

Monday December 18
Card making classes at The Stamp Addict in San Diego CA.
10:00-12:00 It's Neat to Repeat!
1:30-3:30 It's Neat to Repeat.
Call the store to reserve your place (619) 667 5060

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Blog Candy Winner!

Congratulations to Roseann Jacoy. Your name was chosen at random to receive the set of Seasonal Silhouette stamps and the Nesting Square stamp. Roseann please email me:  mike@strongstamps.com with your mailing address.  Enjoy the seasons!

Friday, September 22, 2017

Changing Seasons Blog Candy

Hi everybody,

Happy first day of fall!
To mark the occasion, I am giving away this set of 12 stamps. There are 11 seasonal silhouettes and a nesting frame stamp for you to use all through the coming seasons. I will choose a name at random on Tuesday September 26 so don't delay in adding your comment to this blog entry. Happy stamping,
Mike

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Mike's September classes

Here's where I'll be teaching card making classes in September:

September 2017 Classes

Saturday, September 16

Card making classes at Perfect Day Scrapbooking – Huntington Beach CA. (714) 369-2862

10:30-12:30 Fancy Folds

1:30-3:30 Captivating Copper

 

Monday September 18

Card making classes at The Stamp Addict – San Diego (619) 667-5060

10:00-12:00 Fancy Folds

2:00-4:00 Fancy Folds

 

Saturday September 23

Card making classes at Hearts n Crafts etc. – Coving CA. (626) 967-9036

10:30-12:30 Fancy Folds

1:30 3:30 Marvelous Mandalas

 

Wednesday September 27

Card making class at the Fallbrook Women’s Club

11:00-1:00 Fancy Folds

 Please email me at

mike@strongstamps.com to reserve your space.