Saturday was spent teaching this fun 3D paper crafts class at The Niagara Artist Studio in Niagara Falls. Colette, Louanne and Valerie were most eager and created beautiful decorations and cards! Becoming ‘One’ with your inner star Valerie’s star always shines bright origami can be exhausting! The 16 point origami star is being created Valerie … Continue reading 3D Christmas Crafts Class
On Saturday I held a Powertex workshop in Cambridge at Karen Ellis’ wonderful The Art House Studio. It was a 6 hour class and it really flew by. All the students created lovely seated figures and look forward ( or at least that is what they told ME) to returning in May when I will … Continue reading Powertex Workshop – Creating Seated Figures
I am thrilled to be offering 2 great workshops before Christmas: Powertex Fabric Sculpture Workshop Roberta Birnbaum – Powertex Fabric Sculpture Workshop $99.00 SATURDAY NOVEMBER 29 10am – 4pm The Art House Studio Whether you are a beginner or advanced artist, you will love this workshop. You will learn how to construct a … Continue reading Powertex and Paper Arts Workshops
I really enjoy teaching the Wire Wrapped Multi-Strand Necklace Class and I’m thrilled with how well my students did today. This WAS supposed to be my last scheduled class at Michaels North York, but I must admit it is very difficult to stop. It is extremely gratifying to be surrounded by happy people and when … Continue reading Wire Wrapped Multi-Strand Necklace Class
Class Photos – Roberta’s Intro to Crimping Jewelry Class February 8, 2014 Michaels Arts & Crafts Store Toronto, ON Created by a very sweet 10 year old! I think she did an amazing job. Karen created a beautiful necklace on flexible wire, including closures, while she perfected her new skills in crimping. Excellent work, Karen! … Continue reading Jewelry Class – Introduction to Crimping
Here’s an example of my Card Tricks Class We make 5 different cards using one set of stamps. 2 of the cards. July 20th is the last day to get 50% off all July and August classes at my North York location. I am teaching this class tonight at 6 pm. It is regularly $25 … Continue reading Last Chance 50% off
Today I held another ‘Altered Canvas Trio’ class at Michaels and I loved every minute. My three students are friends and the most lovely ladies you could ever hope to meet. After a slightly trepidatious start they slowly eased into a comfortable rhythm and it really was wonderful watching the transformation. One of the ladies … Continue reading Mixed Media Altered Canvas Class
I am loving the Spotted Canary School course I am teaching. My students are wonderful and I really look forward to teaching them. I know there are many of you who have been scrapbooking, card-making and crafting for years, but what I think really sets the Spotted Canary School program apart from others is that … Continue reading Scrapbooking 101 – Learn How to Scrap
aka Promotion and Advertising Pays! When I was at my store today I discovered that someone had signed up for my Spotted Canary School scrapbooking class ( scrapbooking 101)!!! Yay! PLUS, she signed up after seeing my demo on Saturday! I hope there are more students, but I am thrilled to be able to start … Continue reading My First Class is Wednesday!
An excerpt: Congratulations to the winner of the Found-ations class! (that’s me!) On Today’s Cool2Craft show, Tiffany Windsor (Her Serene Glueyness) announced the winner of the Foundations class. A big congratulations goes out to ROBERTA of www.decorables.blogspot.com. She blogged about us and put a CrafTECH U button on her site. This is what the lucky winner had … Continue reading Look at what I won!!!!! Doin’ the happy dance!