New Class! Queen Bee Shadowbox – August 29th – Queen’s Ink

Rowhouse Greetings | Queen Bee by ArtFoamies

In this workshop, you’ll create this easy, breezy shadow box featuring a variety of mixed media techniques, including shaping, stamping, and painting the central medallion and creating the background with a variety of acrylic paints and ArtFoamies stamps.

You’ll also have the opportunity to try out the new Karin Pigment Decobrush Markers now available at The Queen’s Ink. These markers hold non-toxic organic pigment-based paint in a convenient brush marker format. Decobrush Markers are available in 84 colors and work on a variety of substrates such as glass, paper and card stock, some plastics, wood, stone, canvas, and more.

All experience are levels welcomed. If you’re an old hand at mixed media projects, you’ll feel right at home. If you’re new to it, you’ll learn the basics to get you started with this fun project.

CLASS FEE: $85

The Queen’s Ink
Savage Mill Box 2048 | 8600 Foundry Street | Savage, Maryland 20763
phone: (301) 497-9449 | website: https://queensink.com
Sunday, August 29, 2021 – 12:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Register online or call the Queen’s Ink at (301) 497-9449

Students should bring:

  • CRAFT MAT or GLASS MAT
  • PAPER TOWELS
  • BABY WIPES
  • A small mixed media PAINTBRUSH suitable for detail painting. I will be using a Silver Silk 8803S Oval Crescent brush available at the Queen’s Ink. These brushes are suitable for fluid acrylics, interference acrylics, gouache, watercolors and more. 
Silver Silk 8803S Oval Crescent brush available at The Queen’s Ink.
Rowhouse Greetings | Queen Bee by ArtFoamies
Rowhouse Greetings | Queen Bee by ArtFoamies

New Class! Spring Greetings – Cardmaking Basics – Queen’s Ink – May 8th

In this workshop, you will create three cards featuring a variety of cardmaking techniques – stamping, coloring, stenciling, heat embossing, die cutting, etc. If you’re an old hand at making cards, you’ll feel right at home. If you’re new to cardmaking, you’ll learn the basics to get you started with this fun hobby.

The flowers are colored with Karin Brushmarkers and this is your opportunity to try out these markers. The Queen’s Ink has added Karin Brushmarker PRO to its inventory, a great addition for artists of any level. Markers will be provided for students to use in class. No experience necessary! CLASS FEE $32

The Queen’s Ink
Savage Mill Box 2048 | 8600 Foundry Street | Savage, Maryland 20763
phone: (301) 497-9449 | website: https://queensink.com
Sunday, April 18, 2021 – 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Register online or call the Queen’s Ink at (301) 497-9449

Students should bring:

  • WATER BRUSH (or a watercolor brush if you have one).
  • CRAFT MAT or GLASS MAT
  • ADHESIVES for card assembly. I suggest Beacons 3-in-1 Advanced Craft Glue for the base layers and Ranger Multi-Medium Matte for adding other card elements.
  • INKS & BLENDERS Please bring the following if you have them in your stash: Distress Oxides in Mowed Lawn, Shabby Shutters, Squeezed Lemonade, Scattered Straw, and Kitsch Flamingo. Don’t panic if you don’t have all the inks – I will bring my ink pads to share in class.
  • CRAFT PICK I suggest the Tonic/Tim Holtz Retractable Craft Pick. 

We will be practicing social distancing protocol. Please wear a MASK and bring your HAND SANITIZER.

Harry the Stuffie Gets Happy Mail by Stamping Bella

WELCOME BACK! Another quick post today. I’m trying to be a little more consistent in posting coloring videos to my YouTube channel. So I’m back today with a card and video from a recent class that I taught at The Queen’s Ink. This one features one of my favorites from Stamping Bella – Harry the Stuffie Get Happy Mail.

Here’s the video. Enjoy! [If the video doesn’t appear below, click HERE to watch it.]

Supplies

COPICS: E70, E71, E74, E77, N6, N8 (bear); B0000, B000, V20, R24, R46 (envelope); V20, BV01 (shadow)

Compensated affiliate links used when possible. In addition, as an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Items marked with an asterisk (*) were provided by a store or the manufacturer. All other items were personally purchased.

New Class! Joy of Spring featuring Colorado Craft Company

In this workshop, you will create three cards featuring the Anita Jeram images from Colorado Craft Company. The Queen’s Ink has added Karin Brushmarker PRO to its inventory, a great addition for artists of any level. We will explore various coloring techniques such as layering and blending using these versatile markers.  Markers will be provided for students to use in class. No experience necessary!
CLASS FEE $32

The Queen’s Ink
Savage Mill Box 2048 | 8600 Foundry Street | Savage, Maryland 20763
phone: (301) 497-9449 | website: https://queensink.com
Sunday, April 18, 2021 – 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Register online or call the Queen’s Ink at (301) 497-9449

Students should bring:

  • WATER BRUSH (or a watercolor brush if you have one).
  • CRAFT MAT or GLASS MAT
  • ADHESIVES for card assembly. I suggest Beacons 3-in-1 Advanced Craft Glue.

We will be practicing social distancing protocol. Please wear a MASK and bring your HAND SANITIZER. 

Rowhouse Greetings | Anita Jeram Be Creative Mini by Colorado Craft Company
Rowhouse Greetings | Happy Day! by Colorado Craft Company
Rowhouse Greetings | Anita Jeram Pond Pampering by Colorado Craft Company

New Class! Valentine, You Make Me Smile! – February 3rd, 2021 – Queen’s Ink

In this workshop, you will create three happy mail cards featuring the Cool Chicks and Harry the Stuffy by Stamping Bella. You will work in the medium of your choice (Copics, colored pencils, watercolors, etc.) and I will lead you through the concepts of shading and color selections. CLASS FEE $32

The Queen’s Ink
Savage Mill Box 2048 | 8600 Foundry Street | Savage, Maryland 20763
phone: (301) 497-9449 | website: https://queensink.com
Wednesday, February 3, 2021 @ 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Register online or call the Queen’s Ink at (301) 497-9449

Please bring along your favorite coloring medium, whether it is Copic markers, colored pencils, or watercolors (along with any associated tools such as blender pens, water container, brushes, etc.). You are encouraged to use whatever color combinations you desire, but you should note the design paper used in each card to coordinate your selections.  

General instructions will be provided by the instructor, but you should already be comfortable working with your selected coloring medium

Students should bring:

  • COLORING MEDIUM OF YOUR CHOICE (Copic markers, watercolors, colored pencils, etc.) in a variety of colors and any associated tools (blender pens, water container, palette, brushes, etc.)
  • CRAFT MAT or whatever base you normally color on (glass mat, board, etc.)
  • SCISSORS suitable for fussy cutting
  • ADHESIVES: We will use three types — Beacons 3-in-1 Advanced Craft Glue, Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive, and foam adhesive squares.

We will be practicing social distancing protocol. Please wear a MASK and bring your SANITIZER