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June 12th 2019 Dublin 18 Card Making Workshop

This workshop is FULLY BOOKED

Time: 7.30 - 9.30
Place: Meeting Room, Samuel Beckett centre Ballyogan road Leopardstown Dublin 18
Cost: 25 euro

Waiting list available in case of cancellations. Contact me at 087 2968791 or email me at  to register your interest.

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2019 Card Making Workshops Resume

After taking a break from workshops I will be holding some evening sessions this June, July and August.

And card making Morning sessions starting in September 2019.

Please contact me at or  to find outhe more.

FULL DAY Card Making Workshop for Participants with Some Experience

FULL DAY Workshop for Card Makers with Some ExperienceThis full day workshop runs from 10.30am - 4.30pm on Saturday April 25th. PLACES LIMITED TO 10 - booking closes by end of day Friday April 17th.

The card making room on the lower ground floor of Bewley's Hotel in Leopardstown will be set up with card making tools and materials. You'll have 6 hours of card making time! We will focus on the theme of Birthday Cards for Young and Old - but you can also explore other themes.

I will have many sample cards to inspire you along with tips and advice. You'll have a variety of blank cards to work with. I'll provide two card making demonstrations throughout the day - you can opt-in or out of these depending on your interest. They will run at 11.30 and then again at 2.30. The demonstrations provide instructions on how to make a specific card, whereby we make the card together in a step-by-step manner.

All materials included.
Places limited to 10 - cost €35 for the day.

Introduction to Card Making Workshop

Date: Saturday May 23rd 2015 For: Beginners  Length : Half Day (3 hours) Morning Session - 10.00 - 1.00pm Afternoon Session - 2.00pm - 5.00 pm Workshops Description: All About Making Your Own Cards - Half day workshop. This half-day course is for you if you are keen to take up this rewarding hobby, or if you have dabbled in it but without much structure in your approach. Do you lack inspiration - do you buy card embellishments that you really don't know what to do with? This session steps back to give you an overview of the card making process. By the end of this workshop you will be able to:
◦ Employ a Variety of Blank Cards
◦ Experiment with Card Design Layouts
◦ Make stunning cards using everyday materials
◦ Apply the Basic Card Making Materials & Tools

Workshops Structure: This is an interactive workshop. We will explore blank cards and card making materials and tools. I provide templates, hand-outs and a presentation. Rather than learning just how to  make a specific …

2015 Workshop Themes

This year I'm focusing on my own passion - to use what you have at home rather than buying all of your card embellishments
Need a card in a hurry? Have nothing suitable already made in your stock of cards? Don't have time to rush out to that special craft shop to buy the stuff you normally like to use? Have run out of, or the shop stopped selling that special topper you like?

Well, it's time you started to become self-sufficient and learn to use-what-you-have!

This is what I spend my time thinking about and experimenting with. You know you have 'stuff' in your card making box - you've just not put the time into getting the absolute most out of your current tools and materials.

Out of fancy paper - use a fancy paper shopping bag print, a lovely decorated napkin that's stuffed in the kitchen drawer, use that old check shirt that is in the recycling pile, use that one last doily in the pack.... the options are endless. In my workshops I will help you look a…

Card Making Workshop - Saturday January 31st 2015

Thanks to all the ladies who attended the morning and afternoon card making workshop in Bewley's Hotel, Leopardstown, on January 31st 2015. I'm holding a follow-up session on Saturday March 7th when we will have a full day of card making!