Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Friday. MAGENTA. Be there!

My heart is just swelling over here!  This is the week I have been waiting for since the summer!  This is the week that we have Nathalie Metavier from MAGENTA coming to teach at The Paper Pickle!!  She and her lovely husband are travelling all the way from the Montreal area to be with us....what a treat!  I am so incredibly grateful that we have been included as one of her stops!

Nathalie is one of the founding members of Magenta Style - in my opinion, Canada's most versatile and creative rubber stamp manufacturers!  They proudly design and distribute beautifully crafted rubber stamps in BOTH French and English.  Check out their amazing offering!  www.magentastyle.com

Here are the details about the class happening THIS Friday!!

Magenta Class #1 - ONE SEAT LEFT!
Christmas is coming and we will help you be prepared! Join Nathalie as she shows you how to create these three beautiful cards jam packed with technique.
Techniques include: using Peel Offs in various ways, adding colour with pencils, working with stencils, stamping on glossy card stock with versamark and more!

Date: Friday, October 24
Time: 1:00-4:00pm
Cost: $47.50+hst
Required supplies: good scissors, adhesive

Magenta Class #2 - FOUR SEATS LEFT!

Aren't these cards pretty? Not only are they gorgeous but they are card designs that can be used for any occasion. PLUS You will be learning techniques that are sure to impress. Techniques include: watercolour with dye based inks on glossy card stock, using stencils, direct to paper techniques, collage, working with coloured pencils and more!

Date: Friday, October 24
Time: 6:00-9:00pm
Cost: $47.50+hst
Required supplies: good scissors, adhesive

Class Perks!!
Anyone who attends these Magenta classes will be in for some special treats! There will be a wonderful assortment of gourmet desserts from none other than Homebaked Kitchen Company! I just placed my order this morning and we will have beautiful cakes, cookies, and brownies!  Beverages will also be provided (both cold and warm). We will be doing a special draws at the end of each class!  Classes are limited to 14 seats so you are sure to get some one on one time with our guest teacher.

Trunk Show
Nathalie and her husband will be bringing a great selection of stamps and other paper crafting products for your shopping pleasure. If you are a big Magenta fan, this is a great time to stop in.  As mentioned, there will be many French stamps too!  

The Trunk Show will START at 1pm and will run until 9pm!! 

Well I can't think of a better way to spend my Friday....can you?  I (secretly) hope that one spot in Friday night's class remains open so I can play too!!!

Just call the store or stop in during store hours to register!!  All levels welcomed!  You know you are in for something special....


Store Hours
Wed&Thurs - 10am-5:30pm
Fri - 10am-9pm (open late because of Magenta's visit!)
Sat - 10am-3pm

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