Read on for some GREAT classes being held this Fall and Winter at The Workshop.

There are a wide range of classes for all ages, including scrapbooking, cardmaking, 3D items and more.

It's going to be lots of fun!

How to Register

For sold out classes, please contact us to add yourself to our Wait List!


September 2017

Hats Off to your Grad Layout


Put the spotlight on your graduating student with these 3 2-page layouts.  We’ll use Doodlebug’s “Hats Off” paper line and you can customize the layout by adding cardstock (included) in your school colours.  Good for all graduations, from Kindergarten to post-secondary.

3 2-page layouts

$45 per person

Kits also available


Tuesday, September 19 


Thursday, September 21 



The Write Stuff - Journaling Techniques 101



We scrapbook to tell stories and capture memories, but many struggle with finding new and fresh ways to get over the writer’s block.  Bring a selection of photos and we’ll practice some different techniques to put words on paper in unique ways.

$15 per person




Friday, September 22 


Sunday, October 1,


Get Started Stamping and Making Cards


Stamping is FUN, especially when you have adorable stamps from “Your Next Stamp” to play with.  Come and learn about elements of card design and some versatile stamping techniques that you can use over and over again.  Go home with 12 all-occasion cards you can send to your friends.

12 Cards (2 each of 6 designs)

$30 per person


Tuesday, September 26



Thursday, September 28


A Year of Layouts Calendar


Capture memories all year long!  Build a calendar full of colourful pages using 4 basic page designs and “My Favorite Things” dies, PLUS, create a companion page for each month, so that you can put a 2-page layout in your albums once the month is done.

1 – 12-month Calendar plus a companion page for each month

$85 per person


Part One:  Sat., September 30,


Part Two:  Sat., October 21,


October 2017

Canada Travels Layout


In 2017, we celebrated Canada’s 150th birthday.  Whether you traveled across our country throughout the year, or just celebrated at your cottage or in your backyard, these layouts are a great way to capture those memories.

3 2-page layouts

$45 per person

Kits also available



Tuesday, October 3,


Thursday, October 5,


World Card Making Day Crop for SickKids



As a long-time supporter of SickKids Hospital, I know how much a simple card can put a smile on the face of a sick child.  Whether they are celebrating their birthday while in the hospital, or just need some encouragement to keep fighting through their treatments, Kards 4 Kids celebrates these little fighters in their hour of need.  So let’s get together for a fun day of creating and make a bunch of cards to donate too.  Details on requirements for donated cards to come.

$10 per person PLUS a card donation to Kards 4 Kids



Saturday, October 7,

10am -5pm

Tori's All About Me Coffee Cup Mini Album



Tori is back with this super cute mini album, made from a take-out coffee cup!  We’ll stitch together beautiful pocket pages, and create some pretty tags using Tim Holtz Distress Oxides.  Use the album to document some of the unique and wonderful things about YOU!

1 mini album and 12 technique tags

$30 per person




Tuesday, October 10,


Sunday, October 15,


Disney Magic Album in a Day


Nothing says magic like Disney.  And nothing captures Disney memories like a Simple Stories album filled with pocket pages, flip flaps and graphic papers.  Come and put this album together in a day, so you can go home and insert your photos, or be ready for your next magical trip to The World.

1 6x8 album with 25 pages

$65 per person


Saturday, October 14,


The Art of Watercolour Stamping


Art Impressions has created a gorgeous line of stamps that can be used to create beautiful pieces of watercolour art using stamps.  Each person will receive a set of Flowers stamps and a set of Foliage stamps to take home, and we’ll use them to play and learn some basic techniques.  After practicing, we’ll pair them with container stamps to create some very pretty cards.

5 5x5 Watercolour Cards, includes 2 Art Impressions Stamp Sets (value approx $50)

$70 per person


Tuesday, October 17,

7-10pm, 1 Spot Left

Thursday, October 19,

1-4pm, 1 Spot Left

Mom and Me: Spooktacular Halloween Treat Bags



Moms and kids will work together to create 10 super cute and spooky bags that can be filled with treats and given to their friends, or used as Halloween decoration.  Good for kids ages 7 and up.  Crafting is more fun when you do it together!

10 Treat Bags (2 each of 5 designs)

$20 per person



Friday, October 20,


THE WORKSHOP will be at ScrapFest!  Come and see us!

There are always lots of great vendors, ideas and inspiration at ScrapFest!

Make sure you come by THE WORKSHOP's booth, say HI and see what fun things we're up to.

Plus, there are amazing classes you can take too -- including TWO being taught by our very own Sandy Sanders!

Check out all the fun and register TODAY at

November 2017

Snow Much Fun Cards


Lawn Fawn is well-known for their adorable stamps and versatile dies.  Turn them into holiday magic that you can tuck into an envelope and send to someone special.  Some basic colouring required to make them look fantastic.

12 standard sized cards (2 each of 6 designs)

$30 per person


Tuesday, November 7,


Thursday, November 9,


Snowman Countdown Calender


Who doesn’t love counting down to Christmas?  Come and make this fun Advent calendar that can hold stickers, candy and other treats in mini boxes that you’ll cover and decorate.  Whimsical diecut snowmen peeking from either side will create a festive feel.

$50 per person


Saturday, November 11,


Holiday Time Tim Holtz Snowglobe Clock


Tim Holtz does it again with this amazing light-up snowglobe-in-a-clock creation.  Just in time for the holidays, this project will look beautiful in your home, or would make a great gift.  It’s the kind of project that is easy to put together, but will leave others in awe of your amazing creative abilities.

$85 per person


Tuesday, November 14,

7-10pm, SOLD OUT

Thursday, November 16,

1-4pm, 3 Spots Left

Mom and Me: Scrapbook in a Box


Perfect for a holiday gift for grandparents or other special people, this Scrapbook in a Box will celebrate memories and quality together time.  Moms and kids will work together to create the lid and 4-layer box, ready to add photos.

4-layer explosion box with lid

$20 per person


Friday, November 17,

7 - 9pm

Peek, Wobble and Pop - Interactive Holiday Cards



These cards are sure to make the recipient smile.  Using holiday stamps from Art Impressions and fun techniques like “front and back”, wobblers, sliders and pop ups, we’ll make a set of cards that are almost as fun to give as they are to receive.

6 Interactive standard-sized cards

$20 per person



Tuesday, November 21,

7-10pm, SOLD OUT

Thursday, November 23,

1-4pm, SOLD OUT

Sunday, November 19,

1-4pm, SOLD OUT

December 2017

Flip and Repeat Your Elf Christmas Layouts


Create 3 holiday layouts and be ready to add your holiday photos.  We’ll talk about how to take a 1-page layout sketch and turn it into a 2-page layout, plus some other design tips too.  It will be fun to take time out from the busy holiday season and have a night of crafting.

3 2-page layouts

$45 per person

Kits also available


Tuesday, December 5,


Thursday, December 7,