Are you looking for something to do while expanding your creativity? Our store, Scrappers Edge introduces the talents of internationally-known Jennifer Dove, Copic Certified Designer, Fine Arts Educator for Copic International and creative color artist. Jennifer has taught retreats and classes all over the United States and is coming to Eureka to teach a couple of classes. Jennifer Dove can be seen online teaching through Annie's Publishers, and has her work published in some of the more popular Copic Instruction Books such as Copic Coloring Guide 2, 3 and 4. Jennifer currently designs for a handful of popular companies within the crafting world and has her own stamp line called DoveArt Designs. Using Copic Markers, a specialized alcohol based marker, you will learn the skills to create beautifully colored images for framing, card making, as well as the enjoyment of therapeutic coloring. You do not have to travel outside of our town for this unique experience.
Jennifer spent her teens years here in Eureka, graduating from McKinleyville High School. She moved to Alaska where she lived for over 13 years and worked as a heavy equipment operator having limited time to use her creativity. She is currently living in Arizona and has honed her artistic skills using the Copic markers bringing all her creativity to life.
Jennifer Dove will be teaching two fabulous classes.
- July 28, 5:30-8:30pm — The first class is Intro to Copics. In this class you will learn all about the basics of the Copic markers. This will give you the information you need to get started or give you a refresher on what you currently know. The class fee is $18 and includes THREE MARKERS, a $24 value.
- July 30, 5:30-8:30pm — The second class will be geared toward practicing your coloring skills making 3 cards. She will touch on some fun techniques as well as guide you through the card making process. You will need to bring your markers and card making supplies. (For the complete list of what to bring, visit our webiste at http://www.scrappersedge.net/Classes.html)You will be amazed at what you can accomplish with the skills you acquire while being a part of these classes. The class fee is $25
Here's a picture of the sample cards for the July 30th Class:
Students will make three cards in class: Raccoon, Hydrangea and Dragonfly. The Bonus Card is the truck card which you can purchase from the Instructor for $7 and complete at home.
For more information about Jennifer Dove, check out her blog at: http://just4funcrafts.blogspot.com/
If you would like to learn more about how to purchase Copic markers or sign up for the limited-seating classes, call 707-445-9686 or stop into Scrapper’s Edge.