This Week at The Crafty Scrapper

It is  EXCITING week at The Crafty Scrapper! Finnabair will be here sharing her art with us!
We have a just a couple of openings if you would like to join the fun.
The SUPPLY LIST has also been added below each class.
We have ordered tons of FINNABAIR products, if there is something you know you want you are welcome to call ahead of time and we will hold it for you.

If you haven’t signed up, we still have a couple spot in two of the classes, just call the store 972-923-3151.

ART CELEBRATION 2 SPOTS
MOONLIGHT 2 SPOTS
SPARKY JOURNAL 3 SPOTS
POETRY PF PATINA SOLD OUT

Art Celebration ~ collage on canvas $120
Wednesday August 9th 9am-1pm

Real mixed-media feast of transparency, textures, eye-catching elements and beautiful, rich metallic colours! This project is a great way to try working with gesso and different kinds of gels from our Art Basics range, building a dimensional, baroque composition including an altered object and tons of intriguing details and finally painting and rubbing on the colours of your choice from my Art Alchemy line to create one-of-a kind, breathtaking collage. Many ideas, tips and techniques combined with a lot of creative freedom – all that and more is included in this fantastic Art Celebration! All the techniques presented in this class can be easily used on many other projects such as home decor and altered objects or journal pages. All the elements, paints and mediums are provided – this project is suitable both for advanced and beginning students.
SUPPLIES NEEDED: 
apron, heating tool/gun, scissors, favorite flat and fine tipped, soft hair paintbrushes, water cup, paper trimmer – optional
Moonlight – almost unreal, beautiful double canvas collage based on textures, clusters of elements, dark background and non-conventional painting! 
$125
Wednesday August 9th 2:30~7:30pm
Have you ever dreamed about making your own mixed-media landscape collage? During this class you can try it – step-by-step we will build all the layers and textures to build our small towns and villages out of chipboard elements, create the look of moonlight and stars on the night sky… all that getting a lot of useful tips and inspirational techniques which you can apply to many future projects! We will be using a range of products from my Art Basics, Art Extravagance and Art alchemy lines including gesso, pastes, gels and wax – our main colour substrate in this project! This project is not only a great way to jump into world of mixed-media but also create a blog, breathtaking statement piece for your home or studio. All the elements, paints and mediums are provided – this project is suitable both for advanced and beginning students.
SUPPLIES NEEDED:
apron, heating tool/gun, scissors, favorite brushes (flat and pointed, soft hair, various sizes), favorite palette knife, small wax brush or bigger old brushes with thicker natural hair, water cup.

Sparky Journal – Altered denim folder with a lot of amazing shine, texture and detail. $135
Thursday August 10th 9am-1pm


This class is a great way to get familiar with a wide range of mixed-media products including Clear Gesso, gels, and all the beautiful mediums which give you this eye-catching, beautiful shine: Art Alchemy Sparks Acrylic Paints and Metallique Waxes. Together we will build all the composition explaining all the products used, giving a lot of useful tips and ideas and working with a range of colour choices to make each person in the room happy. All the techniques presented in this class can be easily used on many other projects such as home decor and altered objects or journal pages. All the elements, paints and mediums are provided – this project is suitable both for advanced and beginning students.
SUPPLIES NEEDED:
– apron, heating tool/gun, scissors, water cup, favorite flat and fine tipped soft hair paintbrushes – selection  od sizes, favorite palette knife

Poetry of Patina  collage on canva$120
Thursday August 10th 2:30-6:30pm


There is not a single touch of paint on this project – this large, beautiful collage on canvas is all about the rust, paint and metallic look! What a great way to try many techniques at once: building some truly dimensional, intriguing composition, using two amazing and unique Art Extravagance sets: Rust Paste and Patina Paste and finally finish it all with really beautiful (and user-friendly!) Metallique Waxes.Poetry of Patina is an amazing, statement canvas with a great range of innovative products on basis of some good mixed-media techniques – which can be easily used on many other projects such as home decor and altered objects or journal pages. All the elements, paints and mediums are provided – this project is suitable both for advanced and beginning students.
SUPPLIES NEEDED:
apron, heating gun,, scissors, favorite palette knife, favorite brushes (flat and pointed, soft hair, various sizes) empty spray bottle
older brushes with thicker natural hair (for applying pastes) – various sizes

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