new SC class...with the outstanding Ashley G!

I can not even begin to tell you just how excited I am for this class!

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I met Ashley Goldberg last year at CHA. I was walking around checking out booths and laughing and chatting with my friends...and we came across Ashley's booth. And we all stopped dead in our tracks. And we all spent the next 30 minutes ooooh-ing and aaaaah-ing at Ashley and her art.

We stamped our hearts out with the stamps she had displayed...and we told her over and over and over how awesome she was and how much we loved her style.

CHA ended...a few months went by...and lo and behold, who do I see designing products for inclusion in a Studio Calico kit??? You got it! Ashley G!!!

I was over-the-moon excited to see her work again and I couldn't wait to get my hands on some of her designs.

And things just keep getting Ashley is teaching a class at Studio Calico! And there are about a million of her designs for sale in the SC shop that go along with said class...and you can bet your bottom I've purchased every. last. one. Because Ashley G is just that amazing.

Here's what SC has to say about Ashley's class:

We've all experienced it – the frustration of sitting in front of a blank page for hours and still coming up empty. Well, we've got the remedy: cutting-edge artist Ashley Goldberg. Ashley’s come wielding her brush and paints to invite you into Paint.Plan.Play, an “art” class designed for scrapbookers. Grab the paints and brushes you've been collecting and let Ashley help you tap into the creativity you've got hiding inside yourself.

During the first half of Paint.Plan.Play, you’ll explore core painting techniques Ashley uses every day, then you will transition into putting those new skills to use in several projects. With Ashley’s expert guidance, you will learn how to take control of color, pattern, and text by using paint, collage, and various other mediums to add allure to all your paper crafting projects – from personally designed journal layouts to Project Life spreads. '
Paint.Plan.Play will begin on November 1st.

And here's what your enrollment in "" will get you...


  • 4 technique videos from Ashley sharing tips and tricks for painted backgrounds, mark making, stamping and working with patterned paper.
  • a PDF from Ashley sharing how she uses her painted pages to create an Art Planner.
  • Inspiration PDFs from our expert contributors sharing 10 ideas for using these paint techniques on art journal pages, layouts and Project Life® spreads.
  • Access to a class message board and gallery, where you can share and learn with your teacher and fellow students.
  • Weekly challenges to inspire you to use what you've learned.
AND! Check this out!
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AAAAACK! Best ever!

To get the will have to enroll right now...there are only a limited supply available and the offer end October go, go, go!!!

And don't forget to check out all of the other Ashley G products now available in the Studio Calico shop (these are the ones I picked up as soon as I saw them...did I go overboard? Nah...I don't think so either...).

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so go grab your supplies and get ready for November 1!
See you in class!

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