Summer – Here We Come!

Emily’s Bites of Fun: “I found that I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn’t say any other way – things I had no words for.” Georgia O’Keefe

Ready for some spring and summer fun time? Check out a class from below. See you there!

Below are details for upcoming classes and the registration process. If you would like to see a class offered that is not listed here, please email me and we can work on getting a class scheduled (

Emily’s Papercrafts Class Loyalty Program. Some of the classes offered below (all “Evening Out” classes) qualify for a loyalty program. You take 4 classes at full price, get the 5th class half-off, or for $15 off.


June 15th and July 27th I will be at the Maple Valley Farmer’s Market.  For more info about the market click HERE.  Stop by and say hello!


Let’s Go Big: 11×14 Wall Hanging June 18 6-9pm at Vintage Vino and Espresso (next to Fred Meyer) in Maple Valley. Come learn how to create a paper masterpiece and enjoy some wine at the same time! You’ll go home with a ready to hang 11×14 matted and framed stunning wall hanging. Cost is $89 (wine not included). Reserve your seat here.

Monogram Quilling Wall Hanging July 22 6-9pm at Vintage Vino and Espresso (next to Fred Meyer) in Maple Valley. Come learn a new style of quilling using loops and open space while crafting your own alphabet letter. You’ll go home with a framed wall hanging ready for your wall or a friend’s. Cost is $38 (wine not included). Reserve your seat here


Tatting Lace 101 June 3 5:30-7:30pm. We’ll spend the evneing learning how to tat lace using a single shuttle. You’ll make a handful of unique greeting cards perfect for spring! Please register through the store at (253) 862-6822 and to obtain a list of supplies you need to bring. Cost is $30.

Quilling with Distress Inks July 8 6-7:30pm. In this class we’ll explore ways of incorporating distress inks with quilling techniques to create several greeting cards. Please register through the store at (253) 862-6822 and to obtain a list of supplies you need to bring. Cost is $20.


Summer Camp is forming! Registration is required and is available at .More information and details are available in the Parks and Recreation Guide.


I’m Puzzled! June 21 5-7pm at Impress Cards and Crafts in Tukwila (120 Andover Park E). Love puzzles?? Combine your love of puzzles with greeting cards with these unusual greeting cards. This class will be much better with some friends! Chocolate provided! Please bring double-sided tape. Cost is $35. To register, please call the store at (206) 901-9101.


Please check with individual libraries if the program requires registration and age requirements.

Quilling Greeting Cards and Magnets at the Tillicum Library June 10 12:30-1:30pm.

Star Origami at the Maple Valley Library June 22 10am-12pm (drop-in format).

Summer Library Programs: (Remember all summer programs may require registration and have specific ages limitations, please check with the individual library branch hosting the program.)

Star Wars Origami: 

July 9 at Bonney Lake 2:30-4pm

July  11 at Gig Harbor 2-3:30pm

July 14 at Kirkland 1-2:30pm

July 24 at Des Moines 1-2:30pm

July  29 at University Place 5-6:30pm

July 30 at Woodinville 7-8:30pm

July 31 at Steilacoom 2-3:30pm

Aug. 3 at DuPont 3-4:30pm

Aug. 6 at Orting 6-7:30pm

Aug. 7 at University Place 3:30-5pm

Aug. 8 at Carnation 6:30-8pm

Aug. 13 at Mercer Island 1-2:30pm

Stellar Greeting Cards:

June 19 at Sumner Library 6:30-8pm

July 9 at Milton 6-7:30pm

July 16 at Key Center 3-4:30pm

July 23 at South Hill 7-8:30pm

Aug. 10 at Gig Harbor 10:30-12pm

Other Summer Programs:

July 10 at Seattle Library (off-site) Toy Box Origami 1:30-2:30pm

July 13 at Enumclaw Library Yoda Origami (kids) 11-12pm

July 24 at Kent Library Origami Flowers 3:30-5pm

Aug. 4 at Greenwood Library Toy Box Origami 2-3pm

Aug. 5 at Broadview Library Quilling Bug Windows 3:30-5pm