Wednesday, July 18, 2018

New Class! Merry Mermaids - Tuesday, August 28th at The Queen's Ink

Join Nancy at the The Queen’s Ink on Tuesday, August 28th for a new Copic marker class featuring a variety of fun mermaid themed stamps from Impression Obsession. We'll make three cards in this class, with emphasis on creating simple mixed media backgrounds to compliment your Copic coloring. Details are below. All necessary techniques are taught in class. Seats are limited, so sign up today! CLASS FEE: $25

Tuesday, August 28, 2018, 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM

Register online or call the Queen’s Ink at (301) 497-9449

BRING TO CLASS: The list below reflects the Copic markers that I will use in class. You can follow along using the same colors OR substitute colors based upon your personal Copic collection. Please bring all your markers to class and make sure your Copics are marked with Washi tape or some other means of identification. Markers are available for purchase at The Queen’s Ink.

Students will receive a 10% discount on Copic markers. I will be available prior to class to help with selection.

PLEASE NOTE: You must bring your own markers to participate in class. If you need markers, please contact The Queen’s Ink in advance of class. If you wait until class time, you may not be able to purchase the markers you need.

  • V20: Wisteria
  • Y02: Canary Yellow
  • Y38: Honey
  • R22: Light Prawn *
  • R24: Prawn *
  • YG06: Yellowish Green
  • BG10: Cool Shadow
  • BG13: Mint Green
  • B000: Pale Porcelain Blue
  • B02: Robin's Egg Blue
  • B05: Process Blue
  • B18: Lapis Lazuli
  • E000: Pale Fruit Pink
  • E00: Cotton Pearl
  • E21: Soft Sun
  • E93: Tea Rose
  • 0: Colorless Blender
* NOTE: R32 (Peach) and R35 (Coral) can be substituted for the R22/R24 combination. 

OTHER SUPPLIES:  Please bring:
  • 3 ink blending tools and clean foam refills (such as Ranger Mini Ink Blending Tools / Foam Refills)
  • Distress Oxide ink pads in Mermaid Lagoon and Cracked Pistachio
  • Liquid glue that dries clear (such as Ranger Multi Medium Matte)
  • Scissors suitable for fussy cutting
  • Foam adhesive squares
  • Tape runner adhesive or double-sided tape.

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

It's Time for July's Art du Jour!

Join Kate, Kim, and Nancy next Tuesday, July 17th, for our monthly Art du Jour workshop! This is your opportunity to add to your greeting card stash and be prepared for any pop-up occasion. Drop in on your lunch hour, or on your way home from work, or come for the whole day (10:30 - 4:30)! At only $3.00 per project, it will be easy to build an entire card "library." Work at your own pace, choose the styles that fit your taste and needs, and chill out with tools required! Check out this month's versatile offerings (below), then plan your day at The Queen's Ink! Here is a peek at the cards on deck for Tuesday. Hope to see you there!