The Art of Correspondence


Ryan Burkett

Event Details

Date(s) & Time(s)::

October 17, 2013 at 1:00 PM until 3:00 PM

Location: Ephemera Paducah, 333 North 9th Street

Phone: 2704430003



Event Description

Each month, generally on the third Thursday in the afternoon, we're going to make a stack of cards along a certain theme. All you have to do is show up with a basic kit which includes: your favorite paper cutting scissors, adhesive and ink pad.

You'll be provided 10 cards and envelopes (plus a few extra in case you mess up). I'll demonstrate some different techniques, have a sample card or two for inspiration, and then you'll have the run of the Ephemera Paducah Studio to create a stack of cards. I have been hoarding rubber stamps for years. You'll have access to them, paper, punches, ephemera and embellishments in the stash. At the end of two hours we ought to have made some progress!

You are also welcome to bring favorite papers and stamps to create to cards of your dreams. If we work through the following schedule over the next 12 months, we ought to have wonderful personalized cards for almost every occasion!

Here is the complete schedule of card-making classes:

October 17, 2013 - Thank you and/or Halloween
November 21 - Christmas and/or Chanukah
December 19 - Christmas and/or New Year's
January 16, 2014 - Valentines
February 13 - Happy Birthday
March 20 - Congratulations
April 17 - Wedding & Graduation
May 15 - Sympathy
June 19 - Thinking of You
July 17 - Get Well Soon
August 21- Friendship & Just Because
September 18 - Halloween & Thanksgiving
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