Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Afternoon Tea and Crafting Event Saturday 24th of June

 Afternoon Tea and Crafting event,
in Aid of 
The Five Loaves Charity in Bray.

Afternoon Tea and Crafting Event Kilcoole
 in the Garden
In Aid of The Five Loaves Charity in Bray.
Saturday 24th of June 
Time 12.30 to 6.00

Demonstration by Patricia O Leary 12.45 to 1.30
A Truly Scrumptious Afternoon Tea 1.30 to 3.30
Demonstratios by Clare Honan 3.30 to 4.15
Then everyone will receive 2 beautiful card making kits with a tea time theme.
Which you can stay and make or bring home
All you need to bring is Doublesided Tape, Foam Tape and pads,
Scissors and pokey tool

I am taking names for places max 36. Cost €25.00
only 7 places left.
There will also be a bumper raffle. Tickets 3 strips for €5.00

I would love everyone coming to dress up for this event, and will have a few spot prizes for the best dressed lady on the day.
I never wear hats, but would love to see everyone wearing one, for fun, why not decorate a charity shop find, or wear one you bought for a wedding which you only ware once before. love prize for this as well.

Thanks Everyone. Yvonne xx

All I need now is the weather to be kind to us,
if for some reason the weather forecast is bad, 
I will cancel this event the night before.
so please check Facebook and your emails.

Thanks everyone
Email me HERE to book in.

September Weekend Break
Card Making Workshop with Karolina Pietrzak 
September 23rd to 25th 2016
Workshop 24th of September (fully booked)
Check Karolina's Face Book page here;

I will add a list of items you need to bring nearer the time.
1. Top of the list wine and chocolates.
2. You might like to bring a box of embellishments, such as lace and ribbon scraps, broken jewelry, buttons, tassels, flowers. Any special little bits and pieces you have bought and haven't got round to use.  ( we all have them, the little things that are to special to you) 

Friday Evening  Mini Classes ( kits still available)
for about 2 hours before dinner
and Sunday morning after breakfast  for 2 hours
I will have a mini class, (cost €10.00) each
these classes are optional, you can bring your own stash to craft with.
Please let me know if you want kits.

Friday evening
Decorated Gift tags. 
I will have some samples with me, and do a quick demo before we start. the thing is we'll be playing and having fun creating mini works of art.

These can be for wedding/ baby/ and men’s cards this time.
which can be added to card when you get home.
the kit will contain everything you’ll need to make at least 6 tags,
lots of pretty lace, ribbons, embellishments, flowers, images and pre-cut tags and pretty backgrounds.
please let me know if you would like on.
list of items to bring
1. small border punch
2. needle and thread.

Sunday morning 
Christmas cards
The kit will contain everything you’ll need to make at 2 card,
lots of pretty lace, ribbons, embellishments, flowers, images, inserts, envelopes, pre-cut tags and pretty backgrounds.
and enough to make 4 extra toppers to finish at home.. 

Hotel  2 night break in Macroom,
at the beautiful Coolcower House Hotel   
Travelling Friday, with a full day workshop on the Saturday.
I need to know ASAP who is interested, as September is a very busy month for hotels.
Workshop €45.00
Booking deposit required. €25.00 to confirm your class place, (payable to Karolina) which is non refundable, if for some reason you can't make it on the day, you can pay the balance and Karolina will post your kits to you. postage extra. 

More details will follow for the class from Karolina.

If you would just like to do the workshop, and not stay over at the hotel, you are more than welcome, but class places will offered to people staying for the weekend first.

Hotel Quote
Coolcower House, Macroom,
Co. Cork.
Tel: 026 41695
B&B + Evening Dinner for 2 nights
(per person sharing) €136.00
Please note single supplement of Euro 10 per night 
for a single room.

Karloina has 1 double rooms available at her house €40.00 for 2 nights, you can join us for breakfast and dinner, at the hotel. I will ask hotel for price. and let you know. 1 room still available

The hotel is now fully booked but there is still a room available for Saturday night only. 
however there are hotels near by, and you are more than welcome to join us for dinner on the friday and Saturday evenings. 

Riverside Park Hotel  Macroom 
Castle Hotel Macroom

Travelling to Macroom
By Train to Cork (kent ) station,
to Coolcower House is about 35 mins from the station.

Sunday, March 20, 2016

List of items needed for the weekend
up dated 20th of March 2016
1. Large and smaller trimmer
2. Craft mat
3. 3 x  pairs of scissors (1 for paper. 1 for sticky tape, and 1 good one for ribbons)
4. Needle and thread. pink or white.
5. Craft Knife/pokey tool/ tweezers.
6. Good quality all purpose glue, (collall or bostic)
7. Hi-Tac glue, or book binding glue ( collall or anita)
8. Ruler/ rubber/pencil/ note pad.
9. Peel-off boarders and corners.
10. Selection of foam pads and foam tape
11. something to put rubbish in, (old sweet tin)
12. Small container for embellishments.
13. Hot glue gun and extension lead.
14. Fine tip black marker, (to do some faux stitching.)
15. Pinking Shears, or fancy edge scissors

Updates 14th of April
16. Hi-tac double side tape
17. if you like a mug of tea/coffee can you bring your own mug, as the hotel only supply cups.
18. the menu is in, so please check your emails and let me know asap, as I have to give it to the chef tomorrow. thanks 

I have spare tools if anyone needs them, but need to know by 14th of April, so that I can bring them for you.

Please check back nearer the date to see if I have updated the list

thanks Everyone