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Beginning Calligraphy|Handlettering

Beginning Calligraphy|Handlettering

With Claire Burns

5 Week Course
Begins Sunday, March 12th

2pm- 3pm

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What you will learn:

Week 1 – learn how to hold calligraphy pen, how to determine the size of letters, and some quick calligraphy exercises to get the learner comfortable with the pen. The “c” family of letters will be introduced. The students will have a week to practice at home.

Week 2 – Introduction of the “i” family of letters. Students will learn about spacing the letters both within words and between the words.

Week 3 – Students will learn the balance of the alphabet and how to incorporate “illumination” into their projects. Perfect for embellishing name cards at the Thanksgiving table or for holiday gifts.

Week 4 – Capital letters and numbers will be introduced.

Week 5- Review and practice

Class Fee
Members $25 (use coupon code CALC15)
Membership will be verified after purchase

Non- Members $40
Class fee includes a set of 8 Sakura Calligraphy Pens!

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Claire Burns

Teacher

I have been enjoying my passion for calligraphy since 1980. I have taught elementary age children in after-school programs, adults through the San Marcos Community Dept. of Recreation, and middle school students in Encinitas.

 

 

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CHA Creative Crop

CHA Exclusive Creative Crop

Hosted by Renetta and Sandra

Jan 21st
9 AM – 9 PM

LIMITED SEATING

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Spend the day at Charity Wings Art & Craft Center getting your craft on and being inspired straight from the CHA Creativation Show Floor. We will be showing the Creativation Destination livestream on our 5 foot screen.

Exclusive for Creative Crop Attendees:
-goody bag from Livestream Sponsors
-entered into exclusive giveaways of new product from your favorite manufacturers!
-5 foot table
-12 hours of creativity time
-lunch
-Access to the unlimited supplies and tools at Charity Wings

Bring your scrapbooking, mixed media, mosaic or any other craft project to our Creative Crop! Spend 12 hours crafting, chatting and having a great time with like-minded friends.

Everything in the studio is here for you to use! That includes Paper, adhesive, embellishments sewing machines,Sizzix Machines, cutting tools and more!

Watch Destination Creativation!
You will be able to watch on the livestream but in order to be entered into the online giveaways, you will need to log in on your own mobile device. Join the scavenger hunt and be entered into additional giveaways!

FOR DETAILS ABOUT THE
DESTINATION CREATIVATION
LIVESTREAM,
PLEASE CLICK HERE

January 21, 2017
9 am -9 pm
Cost is $35 for members
$48 for non members
LIMITED SEATING!!

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Feel free to bring additional snacks and BYOB

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Open Mic Night

Community Open Mic Night

Every 2nd & 4th Tuesday of Every Month
6 PM – 8 PM

Sign Ups To Perform Start at 5:30

Come join the community from 6-8pm for an all-ages open mic on the 2nd & 4th Tuesday night of every month!

Sign ups to perform start at 5:30.

 

*Singing! Magic! Poetry! Music! Dancing! *Comedy!

*Comedy must be appropriate for an all ages venue
*Open mic night is free but in order to help keep the arts alive at Charity Wings Art & Craft Center,  we will be asking for donations when you arrive or during the evening. Please come prepared to give.

Please check out the information on becoming a member. Your donations support the Center’s programs to give the gift of art.


Date: 2nd & 4th Tuesday of every month

Time: Sign ups begin at 5:30 pm. show from 6 pm-8 pm

Price: FREE but donations are welcome so that we can keep it running.

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Destination Creativation

Sorry friends! We were not able to go live at the After Party to announce the winners so we are posting them here! We will also be notifying winners by email.

Charity Wings Art Center was honored to host this online tour and trivia hunt.

Congratulations to the Winners of Destination Creativation! and Thank you to our amazing sponsors!

  • Edible Arts Bakery – Multi-Surface Sampler Set: Hitomi Nakatani
  • Innovations Center – 6 Jars of Extreme Sheen: Elizabeth Lumsden
  • Michaels Bookstore – 4 Jars of Vintage Effect Wash + Americana Décor Brushes 1″ and 2″: Rachael Gerow
  • Art Studio Splatter Room – 10 4 oz. Jars of Student Acrylic: Faye Owens
  • Art Studio –  Social Artworking For Party of 6: Gloria Flowers
  • Maker Space – Every product featured on the cover of the catalog: Hitomi Nakatani
  • Town Square Hop on Hop off – 6 Jars of Patent Leather: Lura Brown
  • Town Square – Enough paint to refinish your front door and shutters: Brenda Ragan
  • Artisan Plaza – 10 tubes of Americana Premium + 2 Mediums: Beth Williams
  • Charity Wings bonus – All 8 New Americana Colors: Linsey Rickett
  • BIG CONGRATULATIONS TO THE GRAND PRIZE WINNER: Gloria Flowers!!!
Gloria is getting a personal visit from Mark Montano, author of the Big Ass Book of Crafts series and famed DIY television host from such fan favorites as “While You Were Out” and “My Celebrity Home”. Mark will redesign her front porch using DecoArt’s new line of Curb Appeal paint and his arsenal of decorating tools! Gloria will get a one-of-a-kind look that will be the talk of her block! In addition to a visit from Mark Montano, Gloria will also receive:
  • Social Artworking for Party of 6
  • 9 NEW Americana Colors
  • 10 – 4oz jars of Student Acrylic
  • 10 tubes of Americana Premium + 2 Mediums
  • Multi-Surface Sampler Set (18-ct)
  • 4 jars of Vintage Effect Wash + Americana Decor 1″ and 2″ brushes
  • 6 jars of Extreme Sheen
  • Every product found on the cover of the DecoArt 2017 catalog
  • Enough paint (color of choice) to refinish your front door and shutters.
  • 6 jars of Patent Leather

Booth tours :

  • Sizzix- Garnette Crawford
  • Darice – Lucy Kelleher
  • Brother ScanNCut USA – Kathren Darmody
  • Beacon Adhesives – Crafts – Glenna Ruoff
  • FloraCraft – Randi McDonnell
  • Prima Marketing Inc. – Sarah Miller
  • Faber-Castell USA / Design Memory Craft- Teresa Blackwood
  • Adtech Consumer- Susan McDonnell
  • DecoArt Inc. – Lola Marie Finkelstein
  • Deflecto – Kam McGeary McCallan
  • Kunin Felt Products- Carol Cabrera

Thanks for joining us!

JAN 21

9 AM – 5 PM
ONLINE STREAMING EVENT

Who: Creatives, Makers, Artists, and Industry Enthusiasts!

What: A Tour and Trivia Hunt through the new, fun, innovative and CREATIVE show floor. (http://www.creativationshow.org/) Answer the trivia question at each stop to be entered to win amazing prizes. Answer all 10 questions correctly and be entered to win the Grand Prize. A One Day Front Porch Makeover with Mark Montano!

Where: Craft & Hobby Association Facebook Page

Not on Facebook? Download the “Charity Wings” app and watch through your mobile device!
APPLE | ANDROID

When: Saturday, Jan 21st 9am till 5 pm (MST)
(Watch recordings and submit answers till Sunday Jan 22nd 4 pm MST)

Jan 21st

Join Elena Lai Etcheverry from Charity Wings as she explores the new show floor. At each stop you will be inspired by different genres of art and creativity. Follow along on the map and click on the locations to answer questions at each stop to win amazing prizes from our Title Sponsor, DecoArt.”

 

 

Prizes include:

• Social Artworking for Party of 6
• 8 NEW Americana Colors
• 10 – 4oz jars of Student Acrylic
• 10 tubes of Americana Premium + 2 Mediums
• Multi-Surface Sampler Set (18-ct)
• 4 jars of Vintage Effect Wash + Americana Decor 1″ and 2″ brushes
• 6 jars of Extreme Sheen
• Every product found on the cover of the DecoArt 2017 catalog
• Enough paint (color of choice) to refinish your front door and shutters.
• 6 jars of Patent Leather

Destination Creativation GRAND PRIZE!

Sponsored by

Answer all 10 questions correctly and be entered to win the Grand Prize. A One Day Front Porch Makeover with Mark Montano!


One lucky Grand Prize winner will receive a personal visit from Mark Montano, author of the Big Ass Book of Crafts series and famed DIY television host from such fan favorites as “While You Were Out” and “My Celebrity Home”.
Mark will redesign your front porch for you using DecoArt’s new line of Curb Appeal paint and his arsenal of decorating tools! You will get a one-of-a-kind look that will be the talk of your block!

In addition to a visit from Mark Montano, the Grand Prize winner will also receive:
• Social Artworking for Party of 6
• 9 NEW Americana Colors
• 10 – 4oz jars of Student Acrylic
• 10 tubes of Americana Premium + 2 Mediums
• Multi-Surface Sampler Set (18-ct)
• 4 jars of Vintage Effect Wash + Americana Decor 1″ and 2″ brushes
• 6 jars of Extreme Sheen
• Every product found on the cover of the DecoArt 2017 catalog
• Enough paint (color of choice) to refinish your front door and shutters.
• 6 jars of Patent Leather

Winners Announced at the After Party!

We will stream again on Sunday Jan 22nd from approximately 7 pm – 8pm (MST) from the Creativation After Party.

We will announce all of the winners and you will get to experience the fun and inspiration LIVE!

DOWNLOAD THE OFFICIAL RULES HERE

LIVESTREAM SCHEDULE
(times subject to change)
 
9:30 AM Sizzix
10:00 AM Bookstore by Michael’s
10:30 AM Deflecto
11:00 AM Innovations Center
11:30 AM Hop-on Hop-off bus tour
12:00 PM Art Studio – Splatter Room by DecoArt
12:30 PM Sizzix
1:00 PM Artisan Plaza
1:30 PM Beacon
2:00 PM Town Square
2:30 PM Brother Scan n’ Cut
3:00 PM DecoArt
3:30 PM Art Studio-Paint and Sip by DecoArt
4:00 PM Edible Arts Bakery
4:30 PM FloraCraft
5:00 PM Prima Marketing Inc.
5:30 PM Maker Space
*Manufacturer booth tour prizes are exclusive for Charity Wings Art & Craft Center Supporter Members.  Your $10 a month tax-deductible donation allows Charity Wings to give the gift of art to those who can benefit from the Hope, Happiness and Healing that art provides. 
CLICK HERE TO BECOME AN ONLINE MEMBER
AND BE ENTERED TO WIN THE SEVEN BOOTH TOUR PRIZES FROM:
*Deflecto
*Sizzix
*Beacon
*Brother Scan n’ Cut
*DecoArt
*FloraCraft
*Prima Marketing Inc.

BONUS LIVESTREAM ON JANUARY 22ND!

Sponsored by Sizzix and DecoArt.

From approximately 10 am till 12 noon (MST) we will be streaming from the Charity Wings booth! We will be transforming our space into an “Unicorn Rainbow Tea Party” Complete with mural, amazing table settings and of course, Hat making! Sizzix has created a Mini- Hat die cut just for us with proceeds benefitting Charity Wings! This special die cut allows you to make your own hats and with a little imagination so much more!

Click here for details and to order the Mini Hat Die Cut by Sizzix.

Thank You To Our Sponsors:

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Bottle cutting and glass etching

Bottle Cutting and Glass Etching

Dec 19

5:30-7:00pm

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Learn the art of cutting glass bottles and chemical etching. This is a great gift for your beer and wine loving friends!

We will have plenty of bottles on hand for you to practice on but feel free to bring your own round bottles as well.

Class fee includes the Kinkajou Bottle Cutting Tool. ($50 value)
Click here to learn more about this great tool!

MEMBERS $55
USE COUPON CODE: Bottle30
(Membership will be verified)

NON-MEMBERS $85

Class fee no tool:
MEMBERS $25
USE COUPON CODE: Bottle60
(Membership will be verified)

NON-MEMBERS $45
USE COUPON CODE: BNT40

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