Come see Pickled Tink's booth at the first Annual Flint Street Market- Event sponsored by Artown. Event held at the VSA Mansion on the corner of Flint St., Court St. and Arlington. Come make a Garden Glass Flower at the event at Pickled's booth. Most other vendors at Pickled Tink will be there too! 40+ vendors and great food. The first 50 attendees will receive a swag bag- full of donated items from all the vendors! Mark your calendars. Bring your friends!
The big rage in card making is Copic Markers. In this class you will be introduced to a couple of techniques that you can incorporate into your card making and scrapbooking crafts. You will complete 2 embellished cards (one a tissue box cover) using several copic markers and rubber stamps taught by Copic certified instructor, Judy Applegarth. Some of the techniques you will learn: Copic coloring system, basic coloring, feathering, dyeing your flowers and ribbons. Sign up and pay through paypal at www.pickledtinkstudio.com/store/ or call 775 323-8465 and leave a message.
For all of you who have been requesting our "Travel Journal Class" by Nancy Nelson. Sign up for Thursday, July 21st. Embellish and decorate a blank journal, and start to fill it up on your vacations this summer.
WoW- Our Taylor Street Market was unbelieveable this year. Thank you to all our wonderful vendors...and wonderful customers who continue to attend this event each year. Come back in and check out our store...we've added more merchandise...and moved everything around once again!!
Still accepting applications for our 3rd Annual Taylor Street Market. Held in the parking lot behind Pickled Tink and 41 Taylor, in the driveway between the houses, on the front lawns and sidewalks in front of the 2 houses and in Pickled Tink and 41 Taylor. Only $50 for a table, $75 for a 10 X 10 tent, and $100 for 12 X 12, (plus $15 for the city if you don't have a Reno Business License) Every year it gets bigger! We're looking for all of you with wide collections of antiques and vintage items and unique handcrafted items. We're also looking for food vendors...if you have a Reno business license and OK from the Health Department. Call 843-7852 or 323-8465 (Tink) for more information. Here's some pictures from last year!
Nancy and I have been busy hand making these invitations for an exclusive meeting of the minds event. They are all hand crafted and recycled from old wool sweaters! We also added a special touch to the actual invitation by printing it on painters canvas.
Starting in April, we are offering classes on popular fashion accessories for young (10-25?) individuals who wish to make their own creative jewelry and wearable art. The classes will be held on Thursdays from 4-6, most classes will be $25. Sign up for 4, and save 20%. Check our online store/class signup site for details (and you can sign up and pay through Paypal). Go to www.pickledtinkstudio.com/store/ Here's some samples of the first 2 classes.
Groupon is offering a $15 for $30 coupon Wednesday, February 23rd for all Reno Sparks residents who are signed up. Just go to Groupon.com, enter Reno, give them your email address and set up a password...and you'll start receiving one GREAT! at least 50% off on one offer each day at some business here in Reno/Sparks Ours will be offered on Wednesday only. You won't get it if you aren't signed up!!
Come see our store if you haven't been in lately. We recently merged with Artistree, we offer lots of new art/craft workshops, put on great parties for birthdays/girls night out/ you name it, tons more artists/vendors selling their handmade/ reinvented merchandise. Here's a few pics of some of our new space and lots of glass garden flowers we offer in the store.
Sign up for our Garden Glass Flower Class on Saturday, February 19th- 1-4pm.
Make your own Garden Glass Flower out of Glass and Silver Thrift Finds out of cups, saucers, knobs, plates, silver plated bowls and plates and many other great thrift store finds. Drill holes in the items (most will already be drilled), design your own one of a kind flower, put it together on a piece on conduit with a long screw and spacers, and put everything together with a wing nut. Call 843-7852 or 323-8465 for questions. $55
Wow, for those of you who wanted to take either of Ruth Rae's workshops last weekend and couldn't...you sure missed an eventful weekend!!! The results were fabulous! The attendees were thrilled. Ruth's talent is brilliant! We're going to try to get her back in August...be sure to check our website often or get on our emailing list to find out about all our classes. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 775 323-8476.
Don’t miss these workshop opportunities. This is the first time we’ve brought a renowned artist to Reno to share her tremendous talent. Ruth Rae teaches her jewelry and fabric techniques extensively in the USA. Her art and articles have appeared in numerous publications and juried shows
Check out her blog and click on her published work and you’ll see the enormity of her popularity and the magnitude of her ability. www.ruthrae.blogspot.com
Saturday, February 12th 10am to 5ish. $125.00 Velvet and Lace Create statement jewelry - versatile pieces that can be worn as a necklace or multiple strand bracelet. Clasps, knotted head pins, antiquing, bead crochet and pearl knotting. Even if you’ve never made any jewelry, or if you make jewelry for a living…this class is for you. Sign up and pay www.pickledtinkstudio.com/store/
Sunday February 13th 10am to 5ish $125.00 Keepsake Legacy Album Make your own journal or photo album. Combine your personal or found photos along with small tokens, mementos and Paper Ephemera to create pages to tell a story with. We will create pockets to house mementos or various small art work that we will be making in class.. Fabric and paper manipulation, image transfer and heat altering, hand sewing and machine sewing will be included. Create texture and drama into your pages. Lastly you will assemble your book by way of Japanese Stab Binding. Sign up and pay www.pickledtinkstudio.com/store Can’t afford the $125? Get 4 friends to sign up, and you can come for free!
Here's one of the glass flowers made in our class January 29th. Our next class will be February 19th- 1-4pm $55, call 323-8465 and leave a message, or go to www.pickledtinkstudio.com/store/ to sign up and pay through Paypal.
If you haven't seen our new store yet!!! Come in- Thursday and Fridays 10-5 and Saturdays 11-4. We're taking reservations for our 2 Workshops by Ruth Rae (author of Layered, Tattered and Stitched) on February 12th and 13th- Sign up early! Here are some pictures of Nancy Nelsons room...and her great Valentines stuff.
On Sunday, February 13th, we're hosting another 6+ hour workshop creating a keepsake fabric album/journal. Check out Ruths Blog for more info and sign up on our online calendar/online store at www.pickledtinkstudio.com/store/. Both classes will be posted by Tuesday, January 11th.
Saturday February 12th we're hosting a 6+ hour workshop by Ruth Rae. It's called Velvet and Lace. Check out her blog for more info. Here's a picture of a necklace created in this workshop. http://www.ruthrae.blogspot.com/. More information to follow on our online store/calendar!