Past Events

Thursday, April 17th
7:00PM-9:00PM
$16

Summer Popup Cards (Class by Joe Rotella)

Red Letter Journals | Grove City, OH

Bring your cards to life with these three pop-up techniques. Learn three pop-up engineering techniques – the box, floating plane and concentric spring supports – as you create three cards.

Saturday, March 22nd
2:00PM-4:00PM
$25 + $15 Material Fee

Graphic 45 Suspender Pocket Album (SC207) (Class by Joe Rotella)

Ohio Expo Center, Room 3 | Columbus, OH

Join Joe Rotella to create a mini album featuring the new Boatanical Tea collection from Graphic 45.

Saturday, March 22nd
10:30AM-12:30PM
$25 + $6 Material Fee

Think Spring Iris Folding (SC204) (Class by Betty Scott)

Ohio Expo Center, Room 4 | Columbus, OH

Make four cards using the iris folding technique. Make a hot air balloon, sailboat, dragonfly and sea horse.

Saturday, March 22nd
2:00PM-4:00PM
$25 + $25 Material Fee

What’s New!! What’s Cool!! (SC208) (Class by Carole Lassak)

Ohio Expo Center, Room 4 | Columbus, OH

Come see new and exciting products from the wonderful world of scrapbooking.

Friday, March 21st
12:00PM-12:00PM
FREE

Watch Joe R. on Scrapbook Soup TV (Special Event)

Scrapbook Soup show #312 will be airing on the Scrapbook Soup web site home page www.scrapbooksouptv.com. Check out the free show and watch Joe Rotella create a mini book and demonstrate the Kaleidoscope software.

Friday, March 21st
2:00PM-4:00PM
$25 + $6 Material Fee

All Creatures Great & Small Iris Foldings (FC108) (Class by Betty Scott)

Ohio Expo Center, Room 4 | Columbus, OH

Make four cards using the iris folding technique. Make a frog, cute cat, “nutty” squirrel and an owl.

Friday, March 21st
2:00PM-4:00PM
$25 plus $10 Material Fee

Magic Fold Mini Album with Birds, Flowers, Hearts and Trees (FC107) (Class by Joe Rotella)

Ohio Expo Center, Room 3 | Columbus, OH

This mini album is fun and easy to make! Folded 12″x12″sheets of adorable paper become pages with pockets that are perfect for photos, ephemera, tags and journaling blocks. 

Friday, March 21st
10:30AM-12:30PM
$25 plus $8 Material Fee

Graphic 45 Secret Garden Journals (FC104) (Class by Betty Scott)

Ohio Expo Center, Room 4 | Columbus, OH

Make two journals using Graphic 45 Secret Garden paper collection.

Friday, March 21st
10:30AM-12:30PM
$25 + $8 Material Fee

Steampunk 3D Paper Tole Cards (FC103) (Class by Joe Morgan)

Ohio Expo Center, Room 3 | Columbus, OH

Make three-dimensional cards featuring a hot air balloon, vintage bicycle and dress form by layering parts of two-dimensional images.

Sunday, March 9th
2:00PM-5:00PM
$49 price by mail (online price includes a 3%+ credit surcharge)

Typography Pocket Fold Album (Workshop by Joe Rotella)

Embassy Suites Dublin | Dublin, OH

Join Joe Rotella at Artiscape to create a magical mini album (6x9x2)with pages all about typography featuring Graphic 45 papers!

Saturday, March 8th
3:00PM-5:30PM
$59 price by mail online price includes a 3%+ credit surcharge

Pixie In A Bottle (Workshop by Joe Rotella)

Embassy Suites Dublin | Dublin, OH

Capture a pixie in a bottle, surrounded by sparkling jewels, crystals and chains, along with a miniature book to tell her story.

Sunday, December 8th
1:00PM-4:00PM
$35

Graphic 45 Twelve Days of Christmas Mini Album (Class by Joe Rotella)

Red Letter Journals | Grove City, OH

Join Joe Rotella to make a mini album designed by Laura Denison for Graphic 45. This book features Twelve Days of Christmas papers, tags and stickers and 2 sizes of chipboard tags! 6 pages have plenty of pockets for to insert photos, tags and ephemera. The retail value of the Graphic 45 materials provided is over $32! 

Sunday, October 27th
12:00PM-2:00PM
FREE

Online Class! Graphic 45 Steampunk Spells Mini Album (Online Class)

Join Joe Rotella & Terri Sproul for an online class! Make the Steampunk Spells Mini Album designed by Laura Denison for Graphic 45. This book features Steampunk Spells papers, tags, banners and stickers and 2 sizes of chipboard tags! 6 pages have plenty of pockets for to insert photos, tags and ephemera. The retail value of the Graphic 45 materials provided is over $32! 

Saturday, October 12th
10:00AM-12:30PM
$35

Graphic 45 Steampunk Spells Mini Album (Class by Joe Rotella)

Red Letter Journals | Grove City, OH

Join Joe Rotella to make a mini album designed by Laura Denison for Graphic 45. This book features Steampunk Spells papers, tags, banners and stickers and 2 sizes of chipboard tags! 6 pages have plenty of pockets for to insert photos, tags and ephemera. The retail value of the Graphic 45 materials provided is over $32! 

Sunday, August 18th
10:00AM-11:30AM
$22

Create A Magic Wand (Workshop by Carole Lassak)

Indiana Convention Center, Room House | Indianapolis, IN

Create your own personal magic wand. Embellish the wand to reflect your own style and how you plan to use your wand.

Sunday, August 18th
1:00PM-3:30PM
$32

Faux Leather Magic Book Box (Workshop by Joe Rotella)

Indiana Convention Center, Room 203 | Indianapolis, IN

Create a book that looks like ancient leather with a gilded title and embellishment. The inside is hollow—perfect to store playing cards, notes and more!

Sunday, August 18th
10:00AM-11:30AM
$16

Summer Garden Watercolor Cards (Class by Joe Morgan)

Indiana Convention Center, Room 203 | Indianapolis, IN

Create 3 beautiful cards that look like miniature watercolor paintings using embossed images and ink.

Saturday, August 17th
4:00PM-5:30PM
$18

Summer Garden Napkin Collage Frame (Class by Joe Rotella)

Indiana Convention Center, Room 203 | Indianapolis, IN

Learn how you can collage with napkins and achieve artist-quality results! Create a frame using flowers, birds and butterflies to create a summer garden image. Taught by SPA GoH Joe Rotella.

Saturday, August 17th
4:00PM-5:30PM
$22

Create A Magic Wand (Workshop by Carole Lassak)

Indiana Convention Center, Room Senate III | Indianapolis, IN

Create your own personal magic wand. Embellish the wand to reflect your own style and how you plan to use your wand.

Saturday, August 17th
7:00PM-8:30PM
$18

Clockwork Owl ‘No Sew’ Quilted Wall Hanging (Class by Joe Rotella)

Indiana Convention Center, Room 203 | Indianapolis, IN

Create a 6″ square owl wall hanging that looks quilted, but requires no sewing! Use steampunk inspired patterns and sprockets for a clockwork look.

Saturday, August 17th
1:00PM-3:30PM
$32

Whovian Pride Arch Clock with Police Box (Class by Joe Rotella)

Indiana Convention Center, Room 203 | Indianapolis, IN

Create a wood arch clock (approx. 4.5″ wide by 9.5″ tall) that proudly displays a love of Dr. Who! It’s embellished with a British police box and uses words and images Whovians would easily recognize!

Saturday, August 17th
10:00AM-11:30AM
$22

Encapsulated Mica Necklace (Class by Carole Lassak)

Indiana Convention Center, Room 203 | Indianapolis, IN

Blend the earthiness of mica with paper images and a variety of fibers and ephemera to create a striking necklace.

Saturday, August 17th
9:00AM-10:00AM
$14

Steampunk Burlesque Greeting Cards (Class by Joe Morgan)

Indiana Convention Center, Room 203 | Indianapolis, IN

Create 3 cards featuring the strong, confident, bold gals of KennyK’s Steampunk Burlesque collection. Taught by our SPA Guest of Honor Joe Rotella.

Friday, August 16th
8:00PM-9:30PM
$22

Create A Fairy Wand (Workshop by Carole Lassak)

Indiana Convention Center, Room 201 | Indianapolis, IN

Create your own personal fairy wand. Embellish the wand to reflect your own style and how you plan to use your wand.

Friday, August 16th
4:00PM-6:30PM
$32

Steampunk Book Box and Mini Pocket Album (Class by Joe Rotella)

Indiana Convention Center, Room 208 | Indianapolis, IN

This book contains a secret- a niche that contains a mini pocket album! The cover looks like aged leather covered in gears and chain. The inside contains a book of pockets to store your secrets.

Friday, August 16th
2:00PM-3:30PM
$22

Create A Magic Wand (Workshop by Carole Lassak)

Indiana Convention Center, Room House | Indianapolis, IN

Create your own personal magic wand. Embellish the wand to reflect your own style and how you plan to use your wand.

Friday, August 16th
1:00PM-3:30PM
$32

Whovian Mini Album with Police Box Cover (Class by Joe Rotella)

Indiana Convention Center, Room 208 | Indianapolis, IN

Create a 6″ square mini album custom designed for GenCon! The cover features a British police box and the interior pages reflect episode themes like space, gears and time. Taught by SPA GoH Joe Rotella.

Friday, August 16th
11:00AM-12:30PM
$22

“Key to my Heart” Necklace (Class by Carole Lassak)

Indiana Convention Center, Room 208 | Indianapolis, IN

Create a stunning one-of-a-kind jewelry piece using bezels, resin, found objects, and fibers. Each necklace reflects the creator’s personal style.

Friday, August 16th
9:00AM-11:30AM
$32

Faux Leather Magic Book Box (Workshop by Joe Rotella)

The Westin Indianapolis, Room House | Indianapolis, IN

Create a book that looks like ancient leather with a gilded title and embellishment. The inside is hollow—perfect to store playing cards, notes and more!

Friday, August 16th
9:00AM-10:30AM
$16

Fantasy Iris Folding Cards (Class by Betty Scott)

Indiana Convention Center, Room 208 | Indianapolis, IN

Create 3 cards featuring fantasy creatures using the iris folding technique. You’ll learn how to fold strips of paper to create a spiralling design that resembles the iris of an eye or camera.

Thursday, August 15th
5:00PM-6:00PM
$14

Myths & Maidens Greeting Cards (Class by Joe Morgan)

Indiana Convention Center, Room 203 | Indianapolis, IN

Create 3 cards featuring images from KennyKdownload.com’s Myths and Maidenz collection – including the Mermaid and Elf Queen!

Thursday, August 15th
4:00PM-5:30PM
$20

Create A Magic Wand (Workshop by Carole Lassak)

Indiana Convention Center, Room 204 | Indianapolis, IN

Create your own personal magic wand. Embellish the wand to reflect your own style and how you plan to use your wand.

Thursday, August 15th
3:00PM-4:30PM
$30

‘All Geared Up’ Metal and Sprockets Scrapbook Layout (Class by Joe Rotella)

Indiana Convention Center, Room 203 | Indianapolis, IN

Make a two page, 12×12, scrapbook layout using a faux metal technique with sprockets and diamond plate. The result looks like vintage steel! Taught by SPA GoH Joe Rotella.

Thursday, August 15th
11:00AM-12:00
$14

Steampunk 3D Paper Tole Cards (Class by Joe Morgan)

Indiana Convention Center, Room 203 | Indianapolis, IN

Make three-dimensional cards featuring a hot air balloon, vintage bicycle and dress form by layering parts of two-dimensional images.

Friday, August 9th
2:00PM-4:00PM
$33

Animal Spirits Cards (Class by Joe Rotella)

Radisson Coco Keys Water Resort | Cincinnati, OH

Create five cards featuring Animal Spirit stamps by Sue Coccia.

Friday, August 9th
11:30AM-1:30PM
$31

Magic Fold Mini Album (Class by Carole Lassak)

Radisson Coco Keys Water Resort | Cincinnati, OH

Create a unique, mini album using coordinating papers and handmade embellishments.

Thursday, August 8th
11:15AM-1:15PM
$33

Glistening Winter Collage Frame (Class by Joe Rotella)

Radisson Coco Keys Water Resort | Cincinnati, OH

Create a beautiful winter themed frame that glistens in the light!

Thursday, August 8th
8:30AM-10:30AM
$35

Faux Leather Book Box (Class by Joe Rotella)

Radisson Coco Keys Water Resort | Cincinnati, OH

Take an ordinary paper mache book box and create a family heirloom keepsake that looks like old leather!

Wednesday, August 7th
4:00PM-6:00PM
$33

Steampunk Book Box & Mini Book (Class by Joe Rotella)

Radisson Coco Keys Water Resort | Cincinnati, OH

Create a steampunk style leather-looking book covered in metallic gears, that opens to reveal and handmade mini book ready for you to embellish.

Wednesday, August 7th
1:00PM-3:00PM
$40

Pixie In A Bottle (Class by Joe Rotella)

Radisson Coco Keys Water Resort | Cincinnati, OH

Capture a pixie in a bottle, surrounded by sparkling jewels, crystals and chains, along with a miniature book to tell her story.

Saturday, June 1st
11:00AM-12:30PM

Saturday Crafting with USArtQuest (Online Class)

Join Joe Rotella, Peg Rounds and Terri Sproul for LIVE demonstrations using their favorite USArtQuest products.

Saturday, April 20th
2:00PM-6:00PM
$75

Steampunk Clock with Clock Keeper (Workshop by Joe Rotella)

Embassy Suites Dublin | Dublin, OH

Learn how you can combine stamping with collage while you create a fantasy steampunk clock.

Saturday, April 20th
10:00AM-5:00PM

Artiscape Marketplace (Exhibition-Exhibiting)

Embassy Suites Dublin | Dublin, OH

Visit the Create & Craft booth at Artiscape!

Thursday, April 18th
6:30PM-9:00PM
$49

Mixed Media Techniques – 5 Art Tags (Class by Joe Rotella)

Embassy Suites Dublin | Dublin, OH

Join the Create & Craft team for this class and create five different art tags. Learn differents technique for each tag.

Saturday, March 23rd
4:00PM-5:00PM
$30

Retro, Deco, Revival Art Tags (SC110) (Class by Joe Rotella)

Ohio Expo Center, Room Room 1 | Columbus, OH

Create three different art tags. Learn a different technique for each tag.

Saturday, March 23rd
1:00PM-2:30PM
$28

Gilded Greetings (SC108) (Class by Joe Rotella)

Ohio Expo Center | Columbus, OH

Make four greeting cards using different techniques to apply gilding.

Saturday, March 23rd
12:00PM-12:45PM
SOLD OUT

What’s New!! What’s Cool!! (SC107) (Class by Carole Lassak)

Ohio Expo Center | Columbus, OH

SOLD OUT! Come see new and exciting products from the wonderful world of scrapbooking.

Saturday, March 23rd
10:15AM-11:45AM
$28

Steampunk Style Layout (SC106) (Class by Joe Rotella)

Ohio Expo Center | Columbus, OH

Join Joe Rotella to make this two-page 12″x12″ scrapbook layout— steam punk style!!

Friday, March 22nd
4:15PM-5:00PM
SOLD OUT

What’s New!! What’s Cool! (FC105) (Class by Carole Lassak)

Ohio Expo Center | Columbus, OH

SOLD OUT! Come see new and exciting products from the wonderful world of scrapbooking.

Friday, March 22nd
2:45PM-4:00PM
$28

Paper Tole Cards (FC104) (Class by Joe Morgan)

Ohio Expo Center | Columbus, OH

Make three gorgeous cards using metallic Paper Tole kits.

Friday, March 22nd
1:15PM-2:30PM
$30

No Sew Quilted Hummingbird Wall Hanging (FC103) (Class by Joe Rotella)

Ohio Expo Center | Columbus, OH

Create a hummingbird quilt wall hanging with no sewing required! 

Friday, March 22nd
11:45AM-1:00PM
$25

Tea Time (FC102) (Class by Betty Scott)

Ohio Expo Center | Columbus, OH

Join Betty Scott to make four cards using the iris folding technique.

Friday, March 22nd
10:15AM-11:30AM
$30

Napkin Collaged Frame (FC101) (Class by Joe Rotella)

Ohio Expo Center | Columbus, OH

Create an elegant floral themed frame that glistens in the light! 

Wednesday, March 13th
10:00AM-11:30AM
$8 / $5 SilverSneakers

Cards Featuring Napkin Collage (Class by Betty Scott)

Upper Arlington Senior Center, Room Building 1, Room 105 | Columbus, OH

Create two cards that are truly little works of art by collaging with napkins and Perfect Paper Adhesive from USArtQuest.

Wednesday, February 20th
10:00AM-11:30AM
$8 / $5 SilverSneakers

Cards With Chipboard Birds (Class by Betty Scott)

Upper Arlington Senior Center, Room Building 1, Room 105 | Columbus, OH

Turn ordinary chipboard shapes (birds) in to delightful cards with techniques you’ll learn from Betty Scott.

Wednesday, January 23rd
10:00AM-11:30AM
$8 / $5 SilverSneakers

Collage Frame With Napkins (Class by Betty Scott)

Upper Arlington Senior Center, Room Building 1, Room 105 | Columbus, OH

Turn an unfinished wood frame in to a work of art with napkin collage using USArtQuest‘s Perfect Paper Adhesive.

Saturday, January 12th
8:30AM-9:30AM

Crafting At The Spotted Canary Episode 213 Things That Have Meaning (Special Event)

Joe Rotella creates a scrapbook about being Italian on this episode of Crafting at the Spotted Canary.

Friday, January 11th  thru  Tuesday, January 15th

CHA Winter 2013 Winter Conference & Trade Show (Exhibition-Attending)

Anaheim Convention Center | Anaheim, CA

The trade show for the craft and hobby industry.

Monday, December 10th
10:00AM-11:30AM
$8 ($5 for SilverSneakers if paid by 12/7)

Stocking Iris Folding & Christmas Paper Piecing (Class by Betty Scott)

Upper Arlington Senior Center, Room Building 1, Room 105 | Columbus, OH

Make 2 cards using Iris Folding and Paper Piecing techniques!

Sunday, December 9th
1:00PM-3:00PM
$25

Winter Napkin Collaged Frame (Class by Joe Rotella)

Red Letter Journals | Grove City, OH

Create a beautiful winter themed frame that glistens in the light! Learn how quickly you can transform thrift store finds into beautiful collaged pieces using paper napkins!

Monday, December 3rd  thru  Monday, December 3rd

FREE!

Learn about MICA with Joe Rotella and Susan Pickering Rothamel (Online Class)

Join Joe Rotella from Create & Craft and collage artist Susan Pickering Rothamel from USArtQuest to learn about Mica and how you can use it in your projects!

Thursday, November 29th
7:00PM-9:00PM
$25

Retro, Deco, Revival Art Tags (Class by Joe Rotella)

Red Letter Journals | Grove City, OH

Join the Create & Craft team for this class and create five different art tags. Learn a different technique for each tag.

Saturday, November 24th
1:00PM ET-3:00PM ET
$20

Stunning Christmas Cards (Class by Carole Lassak)

Red Letter Journals | Grove City, OH

Make five stunning holiday cards.

Monday, November 19th
7:00PM-8:00PM
FREE!

Joe Rotella LIVE with Guest Artist Susan Pickering Rothamel (Online Class)

Join Joe Rotella for a LIVE web show!! Meet the artist, Susan Pickering Rothamel, and learn more about USArtQuest while She teaches gilding techniques that can transform the ordinary to the exceptional!

Wednesday, November 14th
10:00AM-11:30AM
$8 ($5 for SilverSneakers if paid by 11/13)

Paper Tole Cards (Class by Betty Scott)

Upper Arlington Senior Center, Room Building 1, Room 105 | Columbus, OH

Make 2 cards using Paper Tole!

Monday, November 12th
7:00PM-8:00PM
FREE!

Joe Rotella LIVE with Guest Artist Susan Pickering Rothamel (Online Class)

Join Joe Rotella for a LIVE web show!! Meet the artist, Susan Pickering Rothamel, and learn more about USArtQuest while She teaches gilding techniques that can transform the ordinary to the exceptional!

Sunday, November 11th
1:00PM-5:00PM
$45

Steampunk Clock (Workshop by Joe Rotella)

Red Letter Journals | Grove City, OH

Learn how you can combine stamping with collage while you create a fantasy steampunk clock.

Wednesday, October 10th
10:00AM-11:30AM
$8 ($5 for SilverSneakers if paid by 10/8)

Ghost Iris Folding & Halloween Paper Piecing (Class by Betty Scott)

Upper Arlington Senior Center, Room Building 1, Room 105 | Columbus, OH

Make 2 cards using Iris Folding and Paper Piecing techniques!

Wednesday, September 19th
10:00AM-11:30AM
$8 ($5 for SilverSneakers if paid by 9/17)

Dragonfly Iris Folding & Butterfly Paper Piecing (Class by Joe Rotella)

Upper Arlington Senior Center, Room Building 1, Room 105 | Columbus, OH

Make 2 cards using Iris Folding and Paper Piecing techniques!

Saturday, August 11th  thru  Sunday, August 12th

$8 at the door on Saturday includes both days Sunday only ~ $6 Children 11 and under Free

Heirloom’s Novi Rubber Stamp & Paper Arts Festival® (Exhibition-Exhibiting)

Suburban Collection Showplace, Room Hall C | Novi, MI

Joe Rotella will be demonstrating USArtQuest, Inc products at the Marco’s Paper booth…. and his line of albums and embellishments will be available at the Want2Scrap booth!

Friday, August 3rd
11:30AM-1:30PM
$33

Botanical Collaged Frame (Class by Joe Rotella)

Radisson Coco Keys Water Resort | Cincinnati, OH

Create an elegant floral themed frame that glistens in the light! Learn how quickly you can transform thrift store finds and inexpensive unfinished objects into beautiful collaged pieces using paper napkins and dried botanicals.

Friday, August 3rd
9:00AM-11:00AM
$25

Summer Popup Cards (Class by Joe Rotella)

Radisson Coco Keys Water Resort | Cincinnati, OH

Bring your cards to life with these three pop-up techniques. Learn three pop-up engineering techniques – the box, floating plane and concentric spring supports – as you create three cards.

Thursday, August 2nd
12:30PM-2:30PM
$25

Retro, Deco, Revival Art Tags (Class by Joe Rotella)

Radisson Coco Keys Water Resort | Cincinnati, OH

Join the Create & Craft team for this class and create five different art tags. Learn a different technique for each tag.

Wednesday, August 1st  thru  Saturday, August 4th

Stampaway USA (Exhibition-Attending)

Sharonville Convention Center | Sharonville, OH

Stampaway USA is not just another rubber stamping convention…it’s a five-day learning and shopping rubber stamping extravaganza featuring classes, a Friday preview party, fundraisers, an all-day Saturday rubber stamp convention, and more! 

Wednesday, August 1st
3:30PM-6:30PM
$40

Steampunk Clock (Class by Joe Rotella)

Radisson Coco Keys Water Resort | Cincinnati, OH

Learn how you can combine stamping with collage while you create a fantasy steampunk clock.

Saturday, June 30th
1:00PM-4:00PM
$18 class fee, $16.99 per kit

Beyond The Page – A 3D Family Tree! (Workshop by Joe Rotella)

Red Letter Journals | Grove City, OH

Go beyond the page with this fun craft project! You’ll start with all the pieces of a fiber board “tree” pre-cut; the base, branches, “leafy outline” and oval frames. From there you’ll sand, paint, cover with paper and photos and distress. The finished project stands about a foot tall and has room for 7 photos. It makes a great gift. Your class fee includes the tree, 3 sheets of paper, 2 bottles of acrylic paint, and a sponge brush!

Monday, June 25th
6:30PM-9:00PM
$25

Summer Napkin Collaged Frame (Class by Joe Rotella)

Rubber Stamp Fantasy | Marietta, GA

Create a beautiful floral themed frame that glistens in the light! Learn how quickly you can transform thrift store finds into beautiful collaged pieces using paper napkins!

Thursday, June 21st
7:00PM-9:00PM
$20.00

Summer Garden Watercolor Cards with Ranger Inks (Class by Joe Morgan)

Red Letter Journals | Grove City, OH

Do you love those Hero Arts reverse image stamps but think What could I do with that?

This class will give you great ideas and techniques that will work with many of the stamps you already own. You will learn to watercolor with your distress inks.

Sunday, May 20th
12:30PM-2:30PM
$20.00

Stamping with Acrylic Paints! (Class by Joe Morgan)

Red Letter Journals | Grove City, OH

In this class, you will create four beautiful cards that look “hand-painted.” You will learn to use paint dabbers instead of ink to stamp, giving you some new ideas that you can do at home to give all your old stamps a fresh look.

Saturday, April 28th
11:00AM-1:00PM
$23

Presentation Boxes to Delight (Class by Carole Lassak)

John S. Knight Center | Akron, OH

In this class you’ll create and embellish an Exploding Pyramid Box and a Clam Shell Box.

Both of these presentation boxes are easy to create and embellish and sure to “wow” the recipient. The Explosion Box is perfect for displaying photos while the Clam Shell Box is an elegant way to present that special gift.

 

Saturday, April 28th
11:00AM-1:00PM
$23

Iris Folding Techniques (Class by Betty Scott)

John S. Knight Center | Akron, OH

Learn the wonderful technique called Iris Folding as Betty guides you through creating two cards and a decorated gift pail!

Saturday, April 28th
2:00PM-4:00PM
$35

Botanical Collaged Frame (Class by Joe Rotella)

John S. Knight Center | Akron, OH

Create an elegant floral themed frame that glistens in the light! Learn how quickly you can transform thrift store finds and inexpensive unfinished objects into beautiful collaged pieces using paper napkins and dried botanicals.

Friday, April 27th  thru  Sunday, April 29th

Adventures in Stamping (Exhibition-Attending)

John S. Knight Center | Akron, OH

Northern Ohio’s Rubber Stamp & Scrapbook Convention

Sunday, April 15th
12:30PM-2:30PM
$20.00

Summer Garden Watercolor Cards with Ranger Inks (Class by Joe Morgan)

Red Letter Journals | Grove City, OH

Do you love those Hero Arts reverse image stamps but think What could I do with that?

This class will give you great ideas and techniques that will work with many of the stamps you already own. You will learn to watercolor with your distress inks.

Sunday, April 15th
3:00PM-5:00PM
$20.00

Smash Journal—Recycled, Repurposed (Class by Carole Lassak)

Red Letter Journals | Grove City, OH

Smash journals are all the rage in paper crafting circles!! What is a smash book, you ask??? It a neat place to collect random bits of creativity—save an idea, jot down a thought, add a photo inspiration. There’s always enough room, just smash it in.

Saturday, April 14th
10:00AM-5:00PM
$5

Artiscape (Exhibition-Exhibiting)

Embassy Suites Dublin | Dublin, OH

 Marketplace and Outsider Art Fair

Saturday, March 24th
10:30AM-11:30AM
$20 plus $17 materials fee

SC001-What’s New!! What’s Cool!! (Class by Carole Lassak)

Ohio Expo Center | Columbus, OH

Come see new and exciting products from the wonderful world of scrapbooking.

Saturday, March 24th
1:00PM-2:00PM
$20 plus $1 materials fee

SC145-Extreme Cutting (Class by Joe Rotella)

Ohio Expo Center | Columbus, OH

The latest cutting machine is out (the Zing!) and it’s amazing!! It’s compact, cuts 14.5″ wide, unlimited length, and has a special print-and-cut feature that will fussy cut your stamped or scanned images perfectly! See it in action in this demonstration based class.

Saturday, March 24th
3:30PM-4:30PM
$20 plus $5 materials fee

SC220-Incire (Lacee) Paper Art (Class by Carole Lassak)

Ohio Expo Center | Columbus, OH

Incire, also known as lacee, is a technique using a template to cut patterns into paper. Then, parts of the design fold back onto itself creating unique and intricate designs. 

Friday, March 23rd  thru  Saturday, March 24th

Memories Scrapbooking Expo™ (Exhibition-Exhibiting)

Ohio Expo Center | Columbus, OH

See the newest scrapbooking products, learn creative techniques and meet the Create & Craft team!

Friday, March 23rd
10:30AM-11:30AM
$20 plus $16 materials fee

FC001-Mold It! Molding & Casting Your Own Unique Embellishments (Class by Carole Lassak)

Ohio Expo Center | Columbus, OH

Learn to use Amazing Mold Putty and casting resin to make your own embellishments. Each student receives his/her own supply of molding putty to use during the class ($19.99 value), a sample mold for casting, and enough casting resin to make the sample embellishment. 

Friday, March 23rd
11:45AM-12:45PM
$20 plus $1 materials fee

FC065-Extreme Cutting (Class by Joe Rotella)

Ohio Expo Center | Columbus, OH

The latest cutting machine is out (the Zing!) and it’s amazing!! It’s compact, cuts 14.5″ wide, unlimited length, and has a special print-and-cut feature that will fussy cut your stamped or scanned images perfectly! See it in action in this demonstration based class.

Friday, March 23rd
1:00PM-2:30PM
$20 plus $5 materials fee

FC145-Cards With Flowers (Class by Betty Scott)

Ohio Expo Center | Columbus, OH

Learn three different techniques to adorn your cards and other paper projects with flowers.

Friday, March 23rd
2:15PM-3:15PM
$20 plus $16 materials fee

SC209-Mold It! Molding & Casting Your Own Unique Embellishments (Class by Carole Lassak)

Ohio Expo Center | Columbus, OH

Learn to use Amazing Mold Putty and casting resin to make your own embellishments. Each student receives his/her own supply of molding putty to use during the class ($19.99 value), a sample mold for casting, and enough casting resin to make the sample embellishment. 

Friday, March 23rd
2:45PM-3:45PM
$20 plus $1 materials fee

FC209-Sure Cuts a Lot (SCAL) Refresher (Class by Joe Rotella)

Ohio Expo Center | Columbus, OH

Do you own Sure Cuts A Lot (SCAL) and feel you aren’t getting the most from it? Are you comfortable adding fonts, welding, using the path options, tracing images you find on the web, layering and using multiple pages? If not, this class is for you!

Friday, March 23rd
4:00PM-5:00PM
$20 plus $17 materials fee

FC220-What’s New!! What’s Cool!! – Sold Out (Class by Carole Lassak)

Ohio Expo Center | Columbus, OH

Come see new and exciting products from the wonderful world of scrapbooking.

Sunday, March 11th
12:30PM-2:30PM
$20

Papermaking Workshop (Workshop by Joe Rotella)

Red Letter Journals | Grove City, OH

Learn to make handmade paper from scrap materials like junk mail or flyers and commonplace items like flower petals, grass and spices. Get a little messy in this fun and creative workshop and leave with paper that you’ve made from scratch. 

Sunday, March 11th
3:00PM-5:00PM
$20

Collaged Cards (Class by Joe Rotella)

Red Letter Journals | Grove City, OH

Featuring techniques using Perfect Paper Adhesive (PPA), napkins, tearing, stamping and loads of “get your hands dirty” kind of fun! 

Sunday, February 19th
12:30PM-3:00PM
$28

Botanical Collaged Frame (Class by Joe Rotella)

Red Letter Journals | Grove City, OH

Create an elegant floral themed frame that glistens in the light! Learn how quickly you can transform thrift store finds and inexpensive unfinished objects into beautiful collaged pieces using paper napkins and dried botanicals.

Sunday, February 19th
3:00PM-5:00PM
$20

Iris Folding Techniques (Class by Betty Scott)

Red Letter Journals | Grove City, OH

Learn the wonderful technique called Iris Folding as Betty guides you through creating two cards and a decorated gift pail!

Tuesday, January 24th
7:00PM-9:00PM
$20

Sure Cuts A Lot (SCAL) Refresher (Class by Betty Scott)

Red Letter Journals | Grove City, OH

If you already own SCAL and could use a refresher to really enjoy cutting without cartridges, this class is for you! Joe will take you through the basics of working with text (including text on a path), tracing images from the web, and layers. To maximize our time together, please be sure you’re familiar with the basics of creating a file, saving it, moving/resizing objects and cutting.

Sunday, January 15th
12:30PM-2:30PM
$5.00 (Given back as a store credit after this class)

The Zing Die Cutting Machine and Make The Cut! Software (Class by Joe Rotella)

Red Letter Journals | Grove City, OH

Join Joe Rotella to learn about the latest electronic cuttings machines and learn why the Zing™!, powered by Make The Cut!, is now his favorite crafting tool.

Sunday, January 15th
3:00PM-3:00PM
$20

Valentine’s Day Iris Folds (Class by Betty Scott)

Red Letter Journals | Grove City, OH

Join Betty and get ready to celebrate the sweetest day of the year! You’ll use the iris folding technique to create 3 projects just in time for February 14th; two cards and an acrylic gift can! The can is topped with a flower made of ribbon and is wrapped with hearts. Fill it with candy, cookies or that special gift and you’re ready to surprise someone you love with treats and a container they are sure to treasure.

Wednesday, December 14th
9:00AM-10:30AM
$8.00

Iris Folding Cards – Christmas Ornament and Teddy Bear (Class by Betty Scott)

Upper Arlington Senior Center, Room Bldg 2, Room 204 | Columbus, OH

Create two beautiful cards while you learn the technique called “Iris Folding.” Originating in Holland, this technique involves layering strips of paper to create a pattern that resembles the iris or “eye” of a camera. The end result looks fascinatingly intricate, but the process is really quite simple.

Monday, December 5th
6:30PM-8:30PM
$30 (Save $15 if you register during open house – some coupons valid too!)

Glittery Holiday Cards (Class by Joe Rotella)

Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft | Dublin, OH

This is the perfect time of the year to BLING up your holiday cards with glitter!! Join Joe Rotella and make 4 cards using different techniques to apply glitter. You’ll end up with some dazzling effects!  You’ll have sparkling fun throughout the class!

Thursday, December 1st
6:30PM-8:30PM
$30 (Save $15 if you register during open house – some coupons valid too!)

Glittery Holiday Cards (Class by Joe Rotella)

Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft | Dublin, OH

This is the perfect time of the year to BLING up your holiday cards with glitter!! Join Joe Rotella and make 4 cards using different techniques to apply glitter. You’ll end up with some dazzling effects!  You’ll have sparkling fun throughout the class!

Wednesday, November 30th
9:00AM-10:30AM
$8.00

Iris Folding Cards – Penguin and Pine Tree (Class by Betty Scott)

Upper Arlington Senior Center, Room Bldg 2, Room 204 | Columbus, OH

Create two beautiful cards while you learn the technique called “Iris Folding.” Originating in Holland, this technique involves layering strips of paper to create a pattern that resembles the iris or “eye” of a camera. The end result looks fascinatingly intricate, but the process is really quite simple.

Friday, November 18th  thru  Saturday, November 19th

Great Lakes Mini Meet (Exhibition-Exhibiting)

SeaGate Convention Centre | Toledo, OH

Join us for the 1st Annual Great Lakes Mini Meet!

Sunday, November 13th
12:30PM-2:30PM
$20.00

Iris Folding Holiday Cards (Class by Betty Scott)

Red Letter Journals | Grove City, OH

Create four beautiful holiday cards while you learn the technique called “Iris Folding.” Originating in Holland, this technique involves layering strips of paper to create a pattern that resembles the iris or “eye” of a camera. The end result looks fascinatingly intricate, but the process is really quite simple.

Sunday, November 13th
3:00PM-5:00PM
$20.00

Holiday Pop-up Cards (Class by Joe Rotella)

Red Letter Journals | Grove City, OH

Create four holiday cards that POP when you open them!! You’ll learn some basic pop-up techniques while you make cards that are perfect for the season.

Saturday, November 12th
10:00AM-2:00PM

Open House at Red Letter Journals (Special Event)

Red Letter Journals | Grove City, OH

Stop by Red Letter Journals during their Open House for some great make-n-takes, prizes, food and fun! Meet the Red Letter Journals team and kick off the holiday season with some paper crafting fun!

Monday, November 7th
6:30PM-8:30PM
$30 (Save $15 if you register during open house – some coupons valid too!)

Iris Folding Fall Cards (Class by Joe Rotella)

Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft | Dublin, OH

Join Joe Rotella and create 4 beautiful fall cards while you learn the technique called “Iris Folding.”

Originating in Holland, this technique involves layering stripes of paper to create a pattern that resembles the iris or “eye” of a camera. The end result looks fascinatingly intricate, but the process is really quite simple-especially when Joe helps you each step of the way.

Thursday, November 3rd
7:00PM-9:00PM
$20

Christmas Glitter Cards (Class by Joe Rotella)

Red Letter Journals | Grove City, OH

This is the perfect time of the year to BLING up your holiday cards with glitter!! Join Joe Rotella and make 4 cards using different techniques to apply glitter. You’ll end up with some dazzling effects!  You’ll have sparkling fun throughout the class!

Wednesday, November 2nd
6:30PM-8:30PM
$30 (Save $15 if you register during open house – some coupons valid too!)

Iris Folding Fall Cards (Class by Joe Rotella)

Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft | Dublin, OH

Join Joe Rotella and create 4 beautiful fall cards while you learn the technique called “Iris Folding.”

Originating in Holland, this technique involves layering stripes of paper to create a pattern that resembles the iris or “eye” of a camera. The end result looks fascinatingly intricate, but the process is really quite simple-especially when Joe helps you each step of the way.

Tuesday, November 1st
6:30PM-8:30PM

Creative Papermaking for the Holidays (Workshop by Joe Rotella)

Upper Arlington Senior Center | Columbus, OH

Learn to make handmade paper from scrap materials like junk mail or flyers and commonplace items like flower petals, grass and spices. Get a little messy in this fun and creative workshop and leave with paper that you’ve made from scratch. Use your paper for holiday cards, notes or the background for your own works of art.

Add an extra personal touch to your holidays.

Saturday, October 22nd
9:00AM-4:00PM
$5 Advance – $6 at the door

Adventures In Stamping® (Exhibition-Exhibiting)

Walter F. Ehrnfelt Recreation & Senior Center | Strongsville, OH

Northern Ohio’s Rubber Stamp & Scrapbook Convention

Friday, October 14th  thru  Saturday, October 15th

$10

CKC Cincinnati (Exhibition-Exhibiting)

Duke Energy Covention Center | Cincinnati, OH

CK Scrapbook Convention

Wednesday, October 12th
9:00AM-10:30AM
$8.00

Iris Folding Cards – Ladies Shoe and Turkey (Class by Betty Scott)

Upper Arlington Senior Center, Room Bldg 2, Room 204 | Columbus, OH

Create two beautiful cards while you learn the technique called “Iris Folding.” Originating in Holland, this technique involves layering strips of paper to create a pattern that resembles the iris or “eye” of a camera. The end result looks fascinatingly intricate, but the process is really quite simple.

Saturday, October 8th
12:30PM-2:30PM
$20

Iris Folding Fall Cards (Class by Betty Scott)

Red Letter Journals | Grove City, OH

Join  Betty and create 4 beautiful fall cards while you learn the technique called “Iris Folding.” Originating in Holland, this technique involves layering stripes of paper to create a pattern that resembles the iris or “eye” of a camera. The end result looks fascinatingly intricate, but the process is really quite simple-especially when Betty helps you each step of the way.

Saturday, October 8th
3:00PM-5:00PM
$20

Halloween Cards that POP! (Class by Joe Rotella)

Red Letter Journals | Grove City, OH

These cards are frighteningly magical – when you open them, they come to life with three-dimensional shapes that pop out at you! Join Joe Rotella to learn three variations of basic pop-up engineering techniques – box support, triangle support, accordion folds and springs – while you make 4 spooky Halloween cards

Tuesday, September 27th
10:00AM-11:30AM
$8.00

Iris Folding Cards – Pumpkin and Rocking Horse (Class by Betty Scott)

Upper Arlington Senior Center, Room Bldg 2, Room 204 | Columbus, OH

Create two beautiful cards while you learn the technique called “Iris Folding.” Originating in Holland, this technique involves layering strips of paper to create a pattern that resembles the iris or “eye” of a camera. The end result looks fascinatingly intricate, but the process is really quite simple.

Saturday, September 24th
10:00AM-7:00PM

Riley Trunk Show (Special Event)

Red Letter Journals | Grove City, OH

Come see the largest selection of Riley stamps in the Midwest!! During this special event only, Red Letter Journals will have nearly every Riley The Moose stamp available for purchase.

Stamps are deeply etched red rubber mounted on cling foam.

There will be plenty of samples on display to get your creative juices flowing.

Supplies of each stamp are limited, so get there early for the best selection. And remember, when the trunk show is over, Riley will move on to another city!

Saturday, September 24th
2:00PM-4:00PM
$20

Holiday Cards with Riley The Moose (Class by Joe Rotella)

Red Letter Journals | Grove City, OH

Join us for a very special class featuring Riley – our favorite moose!!

Tanya Kostynuk, the proud owner of Riley, will join us for part of the class to show you her favorite techniques for coloring Riley and to give away some fantastic prizes!!

Joe will be teaching several holiday cards featuring Riley, including a pop-up technique you can use over and over again.

Saturday, August 27th  thru  Saturday, September 17th

Riley Catalog Sale (Special Event)

Red Letter Journals | Grove City, OH

Come check out our huge display of sample cards made with Riley – our favorite moose – and do some shopping from the Riley catalog.  Deadline to order is September 17th. Orders will be available for pick up at Red Letter Journals after September 24th.

Saturday, August 27th
11:00AM-1:00PM
FREE

Riley Free Make and Take (Make-n-Take)

Red Letter Journals | Grove City, OH

Stop by and do a FREE make and take with our favorite moose, Riley!!

Saturday, August 20th
10:00AM-12:00PM
$20.00

Using Paths with Sure Cuts A Lot (SCAL) (Class by Joe Rotella)

Scrapbook Haven | Danville, OH

Now that you’ve got a handle on the basics of SCAL, you can start to explore more advanced features that let you do even more with shapes.  Learn to combine, exclude, and subtract paths to create new shapes. We’ll focus on the Path and Object menu in this intermediate level class.

Saturday, August 20th
10:00AM-12:00PM
$20.00

Handmade Flower Cards (Class by Joe Morgan)

Scrapbook Haven | Danville, OH

In this class, we will complete four beautiful cards using handmade flowers. Each card will feature a different technique for making our own flowers, and some will use materials and products that you might not be familiar with. On one card, we will be making metal flowers and using acryllic paints to decorate them!

Saturday, August 20th
10:00AM-12:00PM
$20.00

Cards That Move—Taking Cards to the Next Level (Class by Carole Lassak)

Scrapbook Haven | Danville, OH

Isn’t it fun to receive a card that does more than just open? Now you can create fun, interactive cards. Join Carole to learn four variations of interactive cards – trophy card, wiper card, double slider card, and easel card. You’ll create four different cards.

Saturday, August 20th
1:00PM-3:00PM
$20.00

Presentation Boxes to Delight (Class by Carole Lassak)

Scrapbook Haven | Danville, OH

In this class you’ll create and embellish an Explosion Box and a Clam Shell Box. Both of these presentation boxes are easy to create and embellish and sure to “wow” the recipient. The Explosion Box is perfect for displaying photos while the Clam Shell Box is an elegant way to present that special gift.

Tuesday, August 16th
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Sixth annual World Card Making Day Contest (Special Event)

Lots of things suggest the oncoming holiday season… pumpkin spice, changing leaves, crisp weather. But on August 16, we bring you something to kick off the beginning of the card making season… the sixth annual World Card Making Day Contest! As if you need an excuse to devote an entire day to making cards, but just in case you do, today is your day! Stay tuned for more exciting information!

Saturday, August 6th  thru  Sunday, August 7th

Heirloom Productions 2011 Rubber Stamp & Paper Arts Festival (Exhibition-Exhibiting)

Suburban Collection Showplace | Novi, MI

Art Rubber Stamping, Scrap/Memory Books, Card-Making, Paper Crafting, Book Arts and Calligraphy Arts!

Wednesday, July 27th  thru  Tuesday, August 2nd

Create & Craft Booth at the Ohio State Fair (Heritage Building) (Exhibition-Exhibiting)

The Ohio State fair, Room Heritage Building | Columbus, OH

Stop by the Heritage Building at the State Fair to see the Create & Craft team in action!! We’ll be demonstrating paper making, iris folding and stamping.

You can pick up Riley the Moose stamps, paper making kits, card kits and silk flower arrangements at our booth, #8, in the Heritage Building.

Saturday, July 23rd
10:00AM-12:00PM
$20.00

Summer Garden Watercolor Cards with Ranger Inks (Class by Joe Morgan)

Scrapbook Haven | Danville, OH

Do you love those Hero Arts reverse image stamps but think What could I do with that?

This class will give you great ideas and techniques that will work with many of the stamps you already own. You will learn to watercolor with your distress inks. Do not let the word watercolor intimidate you either! You will be amazed how easy it is and the results you can achieve! You don’t have to be an artist or painter to create these four beautiful cards that will impress and delight their recipients.

Saturday, July 23rd
10:00AM-12:00PM
$20.00

Iris Folding (Class by Betty Scott)

Scrapbook Haven | Danville, OH

Create four beautiful cards while you learn the technique called “Iris Folding.” Originating in Holland, this technique involves layering strips of paper to create a pattern that resembles the iris or “eye” of a camera. The end result looks fascinatingly intricate, but the process is really quite simple.

Saturday, July 23rd
1:00PM-3:00PM
$20.00

Tracing Images, Drawing, Writing & Embossing with Sure Cuts A Lot (SCAL) (Class by Joe Rotella)

Scrapbook Haven | Danville, OH

Learn to get more from Sure Cuts A Lot by mastering how you can take images from the web (or your own scans) and trace them, how to draw with gel pens and how to emboss metal and vellum all with your Cricut and Sure Cuts A Lot (SCAL)!

Saturday, July 23rd
1:00PM-3:00PM
$20.00

Stamping with Acrylic Paints! (Class by Joe Morgan)

Scrapbook Haven | Danville, OH

In this class, you will create four beautiful cards that look “hand-painted.” You will learn to use paint dabbers instead of ink to stamp, giving you some new ideas that you can do at home to give all your old stamps a fresh look.

Saturday, June 11th
8:00AM-5:00PM
$50

Paper Making Workshops at Women in the Outdoors (Workshop by Joe Rotella)

Johnstown Community Sportsmans Club | Johnstown, OH

Join Joe Rotella at the Women in the Outdoors event at Johnstown Community Sportsman’s Club.

Joe will be teaching 4 workshops throughout the day.

Saturday, June 4th
10:00AM-12:00PM
$20.00

Stamping with Acrylic Paints! (Class by Joe Morgan)

Scrapbook Haven | Danville, OH

In this class, you will create four beautiful cards that look “hand-painted.” You will learn to use paint dabbers instead of ink to stamp, giving you some new ideas that you can do at home to give all your old stamps a fresh look.

Saturday, June 4th
1:00PM-3:00PM
$20

Iris Folding Summer Cards (Class by Betty Scott)

Scrapbook Haven | Danville, OH

Create five beautiful cards while you learn the technique called “Iris Folding.” Originating in Holland, this technique involves layering strips of paper to create a pattern that resembles the iris or “eye” of a camera. The end result looks fascinatingly intricate, but the process is really quite simple.

Saturday, May 21st
10:00AM-12:00PM
$20.00

Summer Garden Watercolor Cards with Ranger Inks (Class by Joe Morgan)

Scrapbook Haven | Danville, OH

Do you love those Hero Arts reverse image stamps but think What could I do with that?

This class will give you great ideas and techniques that will work with many of the stamps you already own. You will learn to watercolor with your distress inks. Do not let the word watercolor intimidate you either! You will be amazed how easy it is and the results you can achieve! You don’t have to be an artist or painter to create these four beautiful cards that will impress and delight their recipients.

Saturday, May 21st
1:00PM-3:00PM
$20.00

Introduction to Sure Cuts A Lot (SCAL) (Class by Joe Rotella)

Scrapbook Haven | Danville, OH

Did you know you can cut anything using your favorite cutting machine, without cartridges? Software programs such as Sure Cuts A Lot (SCAL) can cut 100s of fonts and 1000s of designs. Joe will teach you how to connect your machine to your PC or Mac, how to cut True Type fonts, how to weld letters/shapes, how to import designs and how to trace images. He’ll also discuss how you can create your own designs. With these skills you can cut anything you can create, without cartridges!

Tuesday, May 17th
6:30PM-8:30PM
$20.00

Sure Cuts A Lot for Beginners (Class by Joe Rotella)

Scrapbook Art | Lewis Center, OH

Did you know you can use your Cricut®, Silhouette and CraftROBO machines without cartridges or purchased patterns, and cut 100’s of fonts and 1000’s of designs? You can even cut designs you create! Sure Cuts A Lot™ (SCAL) is an easy-to-use program that runs on your PC or Mac that lets you cut anything you can create. Join Joe Rotella, CSI, for this introduction to SCAL.

Thursday, May 5th  thru  Saturday, May 7th

$10-$64 depending on the package you select

Great Lakes Mega Meet (Exhibition-Exhibiting)

Suburban Collection Showplace | Novi, MI

Mega Meet is a great place to shop, learn, do some make-n-takes and have fun! Meet the Create & Craft team and see Sure Cuts A Lot in action at our booth.

Saturday, April 23rd
10:00AM-12:00PM
$20

Spring Glitterati Cards (Class by Joe Rotella)

Scrapbook Haven | Danville, OH

Celebrate spring by making your cards sparkle with glitter!! Join Joe R. and Betty and make 5 cards using different techniques to apply glitter.

Saturday, April 23rd
1:00PM-3:00PM
$20

Cutting Without Cartridges: An Introduction to Sure Cuts A Lot (SCAL) (Class by Joe Rotella)

Scrapbook Haven | Danville, OH

Did you know you can cut anything using your Cricut® without cartridges? Software programs such as Sure Cuts A Lot(TM) (SCAL) can cut 100s of fonts and 1000s of designs. Joe will teach you how to connect your Cricut® to your PC or Mac, how to cut True Type fonts, how to weld letters/shapes, how to import designs and how to trace images. He’ll also discuss how you can create your own designs.

Thursday, April 21st
6:30PM-8:30PM
$22.00

Tracing Images, Drawing, Writing & Embossing with Sure Cuts A Lot (SCAL) (Class by Joe Rotella)

Scrapbook Art | Lewis Center, OH

Join Joe to learn how to find and select images on the web that you can pull in to SCAL and then cut! He’ll also share how to use your Cricut® to draw or write with gel pens and how to emboss vellum or metal with the newly announced embossing stylus!

Saturday, April 16th  thru  Sunday, April 17th

$7 per day, at the door

Adventures In Stamping® (Exhibition-Exhibiting)

John S. Knight Center | Akron, OH

Northern Ohio’s Rubber Stamp & Scrapbook Convention

Friday, April 8th  thru  Saturday, April 9th

$10

CKC St. Louis (Exhibition-Exhibiting)

Gateway Center | Collinsville, IL

CK Scrapbook Convention

Saturday, March 26th
10:30AM-11:30AM
$20

Cutting Without Cartridges (SC002) (Class by Joe Rotella)

Ohio Expo Center, Room Lausche Building | Columbus, OH

Learn how you can use your Cricut® or any CraftROBO machine and cut any true type font, images you draw or scan, or images you find on the web – without buying cartridges or patterns!

Saturday, March 26th
12:00PM-1:30PM
$25 + $8 Materials Fee paid to the instructor on-site.

More Pop-Up Cards! (SC066) (Class by Joe Rotella)

Ohio Expo Center, Room Lausche Building | Columbus, OH

Bring your cards to life with these three pop-up techniques; the box, floating plane and concentric spring supports.

Saturday, March 26th
2:00PM-3:30PM
$25 plus $10 materials fee

Cards That Move: Taking Cards to the Next Level (SC146) (Class by Carole Lassak)

Ohio Expo Center | Columbus, OH

Isn’t it fun to receive a card that does more than just open? Now you can create fun, interactive cards. Join Carole to learn four variations of interactive cards.

Friday, March 25th  thru  Saturday, March 26th

$8 in advance, $10 at the door

Memories Scrapbooking Expo™ (Exhibition-Exhibiting)

Ohio Expo Center, Room Lausche Building | Columbus, OH

Memories Expo is a great place to shop, learn, do some make-n-takes and have fun! Meet the Create & Craft team and see Sure Cuts A Lot in action at our booth. Or take one of the classes offered by Joe Rotella (Cutting Without Cartridges, More Pop-Up Cards!) or Carole Lassak (Cards That Move: Taking Cards to the Next Level).

Friday, March 25th
10:30AM-11:30AM
$20

Cutting Without Cartridges (FC002) (Class by Joe Rotella)

Ohio Expo Center, Room Lausche Building | Columbus, OH

Learn how you can use your Cricut® or any CraftROBO machine and cut any true type font, images you draw or scan, or images you find on the web – without buying cartridges or patterns!

Friday, March 25th
12:00PM-1:30PM
$25 + $8 Materials Fee paid to the instructor on-site.

More Pop-Up Cards! (FC066) (Class by Joe Rotella)

Ohio Expo Center, Room Lausche Building | Columbus, OH

Bring your cards to life with these three pop-up techniques; the box, floating plane and concentric spring supports.

Friday, March 25th
2:00PM-3:30PM
$25 plus $10 material fee

Cards That Move: Taking Cards to the Next Level (FC146) (Class by Carole Lassak)

Ohio Expo Center | Columbus, OH

Isn’t it fun to receive a card that does more than just open? Now you can create fun, interactive cards. Join Carole to learn four variations of interactive cards.

Saturday, March 19th  thru  Sunday, March 20th

Riley Trunk Show (Special Event)

Scrapbook Art | Lewis Center, OH

For two days only, Riley and Company stamps will be available in Ohio! This is your opportunity to see samples of projects made with your favorite moose, Riley, and pick up these high quality, deeply etched, rubber stamps mounted on cling foam.

Saturday, March 19th
10:00AM-12:00PM
$22

Riley The Moose Card Class (Class by Joe Rotella)

Scrapbook Art | Lewis Center, OH

Join Joe Rotella and special guest Tanya Kostynuk (by live video link) for a morning of stamping fun with Riley the Moose while you make 4 great cards! Riley and Tanya are featured in the March and April issues of Scrap & Stamp magazine. This is truly a very special class!

Friday, March 11th  thru  Saturday, March 12th

$10

CKC Louisville (Exhibition-Exhibiting)

Kentucky Exposition Center, Room West Hall A/B | Louisville, KY

CK Scrapbook Convention

Thursday, February 24th  thru  Sunday, March 13th

Riley Catalog Sale (Special Event)

Scrapbook Art | Lewis Center, OH

For a limited time only, pre-order Riley stamps and pick them up at the trunk show the weekend of March 18th at Scrapbook Art in Lewis Center, Ohio. Stop by the store, see sample projects, look at the latest catalog and place your order.

Thursday, February 17th
6:30PM-8:30PM
$20

Cutting Without Cartridges: An Introduction to SCAL (Class by Joe Rotella)

Scrapbook Art | Lewis Center, OH

Learn how you can use your Cricut® or any CraftROBO machine and cut any true type font, images you draw or scan, or images you find on the web – without buying cartridges or patterns!

Friday, January 28th  thru  Tuesday, February 1st

$25

CHA 2011 Winter Conference & Trade Show (Exhibition-Attending)

Los Angeles Convention Center | Los Angeles, CA

The world of crafts and hobbies come together under one roof in a massive burst of creativity, education, inspiration and commerce in this annual event.

Tuesday, January 25th
1:00PM-2:30PM
$8

Iris Folding Cards: Teapot & Squirrel (Class by Betty Scott)

Upper Arlington Senior Center, Room Building 2, Room 204 | Columbus, OH

Create 2 beautiful cards – a teapot and a squirrel – while you learn the technique called “Iris Folding.”