Jim Hankins Workshops Oct 13 - 14 Print
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Jim Hankins, The Gentleman Crafter 
is returning to Simple Pleasures
October 13 - 14, 2017

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Full of Southern charm, Jim Hankins is truly a Gentleman Crafter! 
Known for creating intricate 3-D art projects from chipboard and wood.
 You name it, Jim's probably made it! His design sense and use of 
innovative mixed media techniques always brings something new to the craft.

 Mark your calendars - save the dates -
Registration is now OPEN for Jim's workshops.

Give us a call to register.
(719) 528 - 1338

 Note on all Guest Instructor Workshops: 
Purchased spots for guest instructor classes are non-refundable.If we have a wait list and 
can fill you spot, we will issue you an In-Store Credit for your registration fee. 
Otherwise, you are welcome to try to find someone to take your spot.

 


 The Stacked Books Drawers
Friday, October 13, Noon - 5pm

 

 JH Stacked Books

 

Three classic stacked books with a surprise drawer that
opens from the page sides of the books.
Large Book dimensions 8 1/2 x 2 5/8 x 10 inches
Medium Book 7 1/4 x 2 5/8 x 8 1/2 inches
Small Book 4 7/8 x 2 1/2 x 6 1/4 inches

BRING: Basic Tool Kit containing craft knife, craft mat, 
paper trimmer, scissors, paper piercer, wet and dry 
adhesives, 1/4 or 3/8 inch Scor-Tape, your favorite adhesive 
to apply larger sheets of patterned paper to chipboard, 
pen, pencil, sanding block or Emory board, bone folder, 
ink blending tool, your choice of darker distress pad such as 
brown or black, ink applicator bool, score board, baby wipes,
paper towels. Helpful to bring if you have - metallic rubs or
 paints in Gold. $65


 

 


 The Winter Reindeer (Pair of Two)
AND
FREE BONUS PROJECT - Santa Shrine
Friday, October 13, 6 - 8pm

 

JH The Winter Reindeer

 A pair of winter reindeer in two different poses. Made from
 wood, these easy-to-assemble deer just need a splash of
 holiday color to make them stand out in your holiday decor or rustic
motif. They are adorned with ribbon and finished off with a tiny bell.
Dimensions of each reindeer: Approx 7 3/8 inches base to top of antlers and 
7 inches left to right. 3 1/2 inch base.
BRING:
Craft mat, sanding block, 
foam brushes, baby wipes, paper towels. $36

 

FREE BONUS PROJECT - Santa Shrine
included in your Winter Reindeer class!

JH Santa Shrine Revised

 Thanks, Jim, for this fun FREE BONUS PROJECT as part
of Friday night's Winter Reindeer class! Just bring whatever 
papers, paints and whatever else you'd like to gussy up your 
Santa Shrine with!
Dimensions: 5 - 3/4 x 9 x 1 1/2 inches

 

 

 

 The Obelisk All Day Workshop
Saturday, October 14, 9:30am - 5:30pm

(includes a 1 hr lunch break midday. Feel free to pack a lunch or 
grab takeout from one of the nearby eateries) 

 

JH Obelisk

 

 JH Obelisk Open

 

 Another classical icon, The Obelisk is full of storage in a unique 
container. This project has four assorted sized deep drawers and uses
classic Graphic 45 DCE Olde Curiosity Shoppe papers.
Dimensions: 8 1/2 x 8 1/2 x 16

BRING: Basic Tool Kit containing craft knife, paper trimmer, scissors, 
paper piercer, craft mat, wet and dry adhesives,
1/4 or 3/8 inch ScorTape, your favorite adhesive to apply larger sheets of patterned
 paper to chipboard, pen, pencil, sanding block or Emory board,
ink blending tool, your choice of darker distress pad such as brown or 
black, ink applicator tool, bone folder, score board, baby wipes, paper towels. $105

 

Registration is now OPEN for these workshops.
Give us a call to register.
(719) 528 - 1338 

Note on all Guest Instructor Workshops: 
Purchased spots for guest instructor classes are non-refundable.If we have a wait list and 
can fill you spot, we will issue you an In-Store Credit for your registration fee. 
Otherwise, you are welcome to try to find someone to take your spot.