Archive | March 2015

Steampunk Bicycle Girl Album — April 11, 2015 Class

Saturday April 11 21, 2015     9:00  to 4:00   $40      with Cherri Robb

This 12 page album teaches the cover collage centered around a Gelli Plate monograph print and stencil/blending techniques using Distress Paints.  Each student will have 10 sheets of white cardstock to design stenciled album pages embellished with gear die cuts, Lost Coast Design steampunk stamps and steampunk cards.  Album is intended for students to use their own photographs during class or at home later.  The class is taught at Artsy Stamps & Papercrafts in Loveland. Students will be hands-on with Gesso, Distress Paints, Stencils and the “Gelli Plate”.  The “Vintage Lace” die cut will be used to create your own German Scrap trim.  All products are supplied (except photographs and mats); standard tool box required.


Steampunk Bicycle Girl Album “cover collage”



Album designed for students to “insert their own photos”




Sample steampunk stenciled 8×8″ page … students will make ten to add their own photos in class or later.


Instructor adds her own baby photo as sample album page.

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Steampun Bicycle Girl Album

Steampun Bicycle Girl Album



50 Shades of GREEN — “Pears” Designed by Cherri Robb


“50 Shades of GREEN”

Readers Progressive Blog Hop Giveaway!
Win a $20 gift certificate to spend at Lost Coast Designs!
March 11 – 30

Scroll down to the JOIN THE FUN section below to see how you can add your GREEN ART to the blog hop!

I’m so excited to share my very first stamp designs … the Live, Love & Laugh Pears and Pear Trio are featured on the top of the LCD catalogue NEW IMAGES page.  These four tags are my entry for the Lost Coast Designs 50 Shades of Green blog hop. Enjoy!



New Pear stamp for LCD designed by Cherri Robb

Click on this link to CONTINUE HOPPING AND SEE THE BLOG ROLL:    An InLinkz Link-up

JOIN THE FUN!  Calling all fans of Lost Coast Designs and Carmen’s Veranda!

Starting today we are hosting our very first progressive blog hop on the Lost Coaster’s Review blog and EVERYONE is invited to participate and be in the running to win a $20 gift certificate to spend at Lost Coast Designs!

Members of the Lost Coast Design Team kick off the hop today at 11am PST so pop on over, hop all the blogs, get inspired and join the fun!  Link up your own Shades of GREEN projects from today through to March 30 and keep the blog hop rolling!  Visit the Lost Coaster’s Review blog for all the participation details!  The winner will be announced on March 31 and some Honorable Mention blog badges are up for grabs too.  ###

Silhouette Dancer Altered Art Journal — March 21 Class


Saturday March 21, 2015     9:00  to 4:00   $40      with Cherri Robb

This 36 page journal includes tags, envelopes, cardstock, cardboard, grunge board, vellum, pockets and a few surprise found objects.  The class is at Artsy Stamps & Papercrafts in Loveland and the Stamps are by Lost Coast Designs.  Journal design focuses on layering techniques.  Students will use the following products:  Gesso, Distress paint & stains, Perfect Pearl sprays, Inks, Embossing powder, Silks Acrylic Glaze, Wink of Stella/Luna brushes and Stickles.  There will be 8 blank pages left for journaling, collecting quotes or photos.  Plus 5 beautifully sprayed torn book pages for art journaling; each will be embellished with plenty of room for student artist’s journaling at home.  All products are supplied; standard tool box required – red tape or comparable recommended in addition to glues and liquid adhesives.


Silhouette Dancer Journal

Silhouette Dancer Altered Art Journal

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