Get Lucky With Patrick! Mini-class with Nicole
Wednesday, March 12th
Session 1: 11:30am-12:30pm
Session 2: 1-2pm
PLEASE CALL TO REGISTER! 221.6366 (online registration not available due to credit card processing costs and this class's mini-price.)
Another quick, fun class! Lots of techniques shared in this class. Don't miss it! This will be a 45 min. to 1 hour class. Max attendance of 8 per class with two sessions.
You will need to bring the following:
3 sponge daubers (necessary). Reverse Tweezers and foam dots, double sided tape and strong liquid glue.
We will also be using these products and we will have them to share: Prismacolor pencils Spring green PC913, Metallic Gold PC950, PC942 Yellow ochre, PC908 Dark green, PC912 Apple green. Odorless Mineral Spirit and paper stumps. Copic marker E00 Skin white.
March FREE Make N Take w/Charlene
Join Charlene for another fun, FREE Make N Take!
Saturday, March 22nd
Session times 11:00am; 11:45am; Noon and 12:45pm
4 Sessions of six students will run approximately every 30 minutes. Sign-ups will take place the morning of 15 minutes prior to the first session at 11am. All supplies provided. First come, first serve. Ages 16+ please.
Tete A Tete Trading Card Swap!
WHAT: We don’t mind saying….this is a fabulous project. Here’s how it works: You submit your request to play by March 15. Women and Creativity (W&C) will mail you 10 blank trading cards and instructions. You beautify those cards with paintings, prints, whatever you see fit – and mail them to W&C before April 15. W&C will shuffle all the submission we receive and mail you a deck of 10 original trading cards, beautified by creative from all over the place. We all oooh and ahhh over our lovely, small works of art!
WHEN: Sign up by March 15, submit trading cards by April 15, 2014
WHERE: Sign up now and make your art wherever you are!
Here's where The Hen House comes in:
CALL: After you complete on-line sign up, call The House (221.6366) to reserve your seat at the first meet up - March 17th 10:30am-12:30pm.
CONNECT: Connect with the local group by working on your trading cards each Monday from March 17 through April 14th at The Hen House. Participants each receive a $10 gift card when they attend all 5 in-House meet up sessions!
Meet Up Session Dates: Tag Swap Meet Up dates (all sessions 10:30am-12:30pm): March 17, 24th, 31st and April 7th and 14th.
PRESENTED BY: National Hispanic Cultural Center and NM Department of Cultural Affairs
Monthly Meet Up for a good cause!
Second Thursday Monthly
Join Paper Hugs on the second Thursday of each month to make cards for bereaving families and military soldiers. (You pick the receiving organization of your choice - one or both.) Cards for bereavement: can be any for any occasion. Cards are given to families at the time of loss and follow up cards for encouragement are sent for one year following their loss. Standard A2 card size with envelope please, flat for mailing. Cards for soldiers: are donated through Operation Write Home. ($1.00 postage donation per card donator is appreciated to help with card shipping costs.) Cards for Operation Write Home must follow these guidelines.
To make cards with the Paper Hugs group, bring your paper scraps, adhesive, ink and any stamps you like. The House will also donate the use of inks and scrap paper. This meet up is free. Can't make the Thursday timeslot? Donate your cards using our in-store drop box.
Contact coordinators with questions: email Connie or Yolanda for more information. It's helpful to let them know your coming if you can, but reservation is not required.
All dates 1-3pm. 2014 Card Donation Meet Up Dates So Far (all dates 1-3:00pm): Mar 13; Apr 10; May 8; Jun 12; Jul 10; Aug 14; Sep 11; Oct 9; Nov 13; Dec 11
Art Journaling Group
Usually the 4th Sunday Monthly
Join us at The Hen House for our monthly Art Journaling Group which will meet monthly. The meetings are FREE and will be an unstructured format, meaning everyone will bring their journals and supplies and we will share ideas and techniques. The group is open to all - whether you are a novice or an experienced art journaler. This group typically meets the 4th Sunday of the month unless a national holiday conflicts. Call the store if you have questions.
2014 Dates: Mar 23; Apr 27; May 25; Jun 22; Jul 27; Aug 24; Sep 28; Oct 26; Nov 23; Dec 28
Check back here frequently for more House special events updates!