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Rubber Stamp Show in Albuquerque!
Come see us at the show, we will have lots of unmounted Hot Potatoes rubber stamps, gelli plates, and many other things. Tickets are $5 before the show, $7 at the door. 
 
 Fun Savings!
March has five Saturdays this year; on the fifth Saturday we are having a special event for our Stamper's Club Gold or Platinum Level members. How do you get to Platinum level you ask? By reaching the $500 level in purchases. Gold is by competing the first six-box card. Either will get you the Guadalupe's Fun Rubber Stamp bag that you need to participate on March 29th.

What's the big deal? 20% off anything you can put in the bag on that Saturday only. But you have to have the bag!
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Graphic 45 New Papers Are Here!
All are in 8 x 8 pads with the majority in 12 x 12. Graphic 45's new Washi Tape has arrived also. 
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Gelli Plates are back in stock! For your printing pleasure there is the 8 x 10 and the new ROUND Gelli Plate. See them in the store or at the Rubber Stamp Show in Albuquerque, March 8 & 9.
Registration is required for all classes. Call 505-982-9862 to register. 
Art Journals = First Sunday of the Month!
1-4PM, No Charge 
March 2, April 6, and May 4

BYOP, bring your own project! Join us Sunday afternoons for an open work session. Bring your journal, supplies and what ever else you may need. This is a good opportunity if you are stuck on your journal and need inspiration.
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Zentangle Classes
Sandra Wescott has agreed to teach several more Zentangle classes. 

Zentangle 101 
Saturday, March 1, 10:00 - Noon $35
Put pen to paper and learn the basics of this easy to learn way of creating beautiful images with patterns called "tangles." Zentangle is fun and relaxing. This two hour introductory workshop includes all supplies. No experience necessary. Really!

Zentangle Beyond Basics: Botanically Inspired Tangles

Saturday, March 1, 1:00 – 3:00 pm $35
This class focuses on tangles inspired by nature: the leafy, vining, spiny, and seedy. Bring your mini-kit from Zentangle 101, additional tiles provided.

Zentangle Beyond Basics: Oceaniscent
Sunday, March 9, 1:00 – 3:00 pm $35
Learn tangles reminiscent of the ocean: shells, tentacles, bubbles and more. Bring your mini-kit from Zentangle 101, additional tiles provided.

Sandra Westcott is a Certified Zentangle Teacher (CZT). She teaches basic and advanced Zentangle workshops in Alaska and Santa Fe. Sandra has exhibited her Zentangle-inspired work in group shows, solo shows and as featured artist in galleries in Fairbanks, Alaska. Her work has been published in The Beauty of Zentangle, Zentangle 5, and Paper and Ink Arts blog.
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Day of the Dead with Carmen's Veranda
Thursday, March 6, $45 10AM - Noon
Instructor: Mary Jo McGraw
We’ll use Day of the Dead images and a TON of glitter. Using Carmen's Veranda stamps we will create vignettes in Tunnel/Camera card form. It really becomes its own shrine to Mexican Art. You will be doing lots of cutwork with X-Acto knife and scissors, layering with mounting foam and so much more. Techniques with shading and highlighting with a variety of pens will be covered, and of course glitter. 
 
For this class, please bring scissors, cutting mat, X-Acto #11 knife, 5 sheets of white or ivory card stock.
 
 
 
 
Enhance your STYLE Journal 
Thursday, March 6, $45, 2-4PM
Instructor: Mary Jo McGraw
Explore, enhance and create your personal journals with a style of your own! How to use your favorite imagery including Carmen's Veranda Stamps to invent a personal look in your artwork. Refine and design your intimate icons and build concepts throughout your artwork! We will be using Dylusion Sprays and a variety of pens to quickly cover and outline your pages.
Bring scissors and a mixed media journal! 
 
 
MaryJo McGraw is a nationally-known artist teaching rubber stamp, paper art and acrylic painting techniques for over 20 years. Her product knowledge and innovative methods have made her a much sought after instructor at many conventions, retreats, store events and cruises all over the USA. She has been a featured guest on the Carol Duvall Show, has written nine books on paper craft and has created several DVDs. She has worded with several art, craft supply and rubber stamp companies developing products and techniques. Today her interest is mainly in abstract acrylic media, encaustic painting, mono printing and visual journaling. Go to maryjomcgraw.blogspot.com to see what's she up to.
 
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Lee is offering three classes on March 7, the day before the rubber stamp show in Albuquerque. These classes will be held at New Mexico Expo, where the rubber stamp show will take place. Pre-registration is required to attend these classes. Please sign up by March 4th. Call 505-982-9862 to register.
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Envelope Tag Book
Friday, March 7, 9-11 AM  $35
We will stamp envelopes and tags using Guadalupe’s Fun Rubber Stamps own stamp line: StampaFe. Once decorated we will assemble them into a pocketed bound book with wire binding. All materials provided.
 
Gelli Plate Intro
Friday, March 7, 11:30- 1:30, $35
You’ve seen them all over the web and Pinterest, here is you chance to do a little hands on! We will play with Gelli Plates and learn how they work. You will leave with a stack of printed paper that can then made into cards, incorporated into journals or collages. All materials provided. Space is limited in this class to 6.
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Double Glitter Cards
Friday, March 7, 2-4, $35
Working with Dreamweaver metal stencils, glitter and double side adhesive paper we will make several glittery cards. You are sure to sparkle at the end of the class and impress your card recipient. All materials provided.
Amy Flowers is back with four classes the last weekend in March. 
Art Journal Adventure  $43
Saturday, March 29, 9AM-Noon
Discover the creative power of art journaling & invite your muse out to play!  We'll start with a blank, heavy duty sketchbook; embellish the cover with stamps, paint & collage techniques.  Tackle the empty pages with a variety of mixed media, experimenting with gesso, tin foil, tape, color washes & much more. Once we've created colorful pages, we'll explore art exercises to foster your creativity & artistic confidence--a perfect start to a beautiful relationship with art journaling! All material provided.
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Gelli Plate Journal $40
Saturday, March 29, 1-4PM
Discover all the cool things you can do with the new alternative to traditional print making—Gelli Plate printing!  Start with the basics, then move on a limitless variety of techniques & tips to create beautiful prints, collage papers & more. Explore viscosity printing, work with fabulous textures, stencils, stamps, masking-- we'll even play with a transfer method using packing tape!  Use the finished papers to create a hand-sewn book featuring printed papers--perfect for journaling--and collage covers. All materials provided.  * I’ll have several Gelli Plates for student use, but if you have your own Plate, please bring it to class.* 
Art Tag Book  $35
Sunday, March 30, 10AM-Noon
Create an accordion fold book using shipping tags for the pages!  Another "no-sew" binding, this book uses tags to make sculptural flag style pages.  A great display for stamped collage art as well as poetry, greetings, etc.  We'll also play with backgrounds, fibers, shadow stamps, & stamped collage imagery for the pages & covers.  Too cool for words! All materials provided.
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Milagros de Artes, all supplies, $35
Sunday, March 30, 1-3:30 PM
Create your own personal art shrine in this class!  Using Claybord for the base, we’ll explore coloring treatments with a variety of inks, then stamp & etch the Claybord for a unique effect.  Move on to a wooden box featuring a hinged screen lid, perfect for housing your artist’s muse.  We’ll coat the box with a custom Perfect Pearls paint for a hammered metal look, then finish with collage.  Mount your shrine to the Claybord & build your very own art alter, inviting your muse to come out & play! All materials provided.
Guadalupe's Fun Rubber Stamps

114 Don Gasper Ave.
Santa Fe, NM 87501
(505) 982-9862
http://www.stampafe.com/

Store Hours
We are at the store daily: 10AM - 5PM Mountain Time. Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas.

This fun, little rubber stamp store has been in Santa Fe for over 25 years. We offer an amazing selection of rubber stamps from over 30 manufacturers in the USA and Canada, including our line: StampaFe. We offer personal and group classes, in-store demos and have lots of examples of stamping art.