~ Prismacolor Pencils Workshop ~ 
When: Wednesday, December 7th, 2 pm to 7 pm
Where: Cranberry Hill Mercantile in Sunnyvale, CA
 Please call the store at 408-736-9151 to sign up for this Workshop.

Here is what we will cover in this Workshop:
- How to choose the right paper.  
- Basics of coloring with pencils
- Layering Colors
- Blending
- Color Combinations
- Coloring Skin Tones and Hair Colors
- Coloring Backgrounds (grass, clouds, etc.)
- we will touch up on coloring on Craft cardstock too!!

At the workshop you will receive a cinch-binded Sketchbook with FOUR different types of paper - handmade by me!!

  Please bring pencil sharpener, large soft brush, Ranger Archival Ink in Jet Black and Prismacolor Pencils for your personal use at the workshop.

Note about pencils: I have a 48 pencil set, so if you have/buy this one, you will have almost all of the colors that we will be using.  Additional colors are: Chocolate, Kelp Green, Pale Sage, Ginger Root, Muted Turquoise and Sky Blue Light.

The photo above is the card with Angel Marci - this image was colored on Craft cardstok.  

Below are just some samples of my work in progress to give you an idea of what to expect at the Workshop.  The stamp used is Marci with Flower.


~ Ruffles Marci Trinket Box ~
Saturday, January 14th, 10:30 pm to 2:00 pm
Jazzy Crafts in Castro Valley, CA
Please call the store at 510-583-1422 to sign up for this class.

In this class we will make a trinket box in the photos below.  The box measures 6 x 6 x 2.  I will also teach you how to make your images look dimensional without using pop-up dots!

Please bring following supplies to the class:
- your favorite dry and liquid adhesive
- foam tape (pop up dots)
- Scor-Tape (or other strong double sided tape)
- Distress Ink in Vintage Photo and Walnut Stain
- Tim Holtz Ink Blending Tool
- Mat for blending
- Viva Liquid Pearls in Gold 
Please also bring Copic Markers for your personal use:
E000, E01, E11, E13, E17, E18
R11, R20
E50, E51, E53, E55, E57
YR16, YR18, YR20
Y32, Y35, Y38
C00, C1, C3, C5, C7 

*Please keep in mind that this is a PROJECT CLASS and not a Copic Class.  I will help you with coloring if you need help, but I will not be able to teach you how to color during the Project Class.


~ Copic Christmas Card/Project Class ~
When: Sunday, December 11th, 12 pm to 4 pm
Where: Cranberry Hill Mercantile in Sunnyvale, CA 
Please call the store at (408) 736-9151 to sign up for this class.

We will make two cards plus a Milk Carton Gift Box in this class.  Irina will also teach you coloring with Copic Markers.

Please bring your favorite dry and liquid adhesives, foam tape, 
Scor-Pal (if you have one), Score-Tape and Copic Markers for your personal use in the class.  

This is the list of Copics that were used for coloring the images 
(please keep in mind that these are only recommended colors and you can use what you have).

E000, E01, E11, E13
E35, E37
E41, E42, E43, E44
E50, E51, E53
E70, E72, E74, E77, E79
R20, R21, R22, R24, R27, R29, R38, R89
YR20, YR24
YG91, YG93, YG95, YG97
B000, B00, B01
B34, B41, B45
C1, C3, C5
T1, T3
Please call the store at (408) 736-9151 to sign up for this class.

Please email me if you have any questions.

:) Irina