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Wishful Thinking

Classes and Sales
Come Play With Us!

There's always something fun going on at Wishful Thinking! We offer many unique sales events, seasonal parties, demo events, and fabulous classes for beginners to advanced stampers and scrappers. Don't see what you're looking for? We also offer private classes, will help you lay out your scrapbook pages, and demo products we sell in our shop. Come on in today, and play with us!

Special Events & Sales
 
Apr 15 Artist Trading Swap (ATC's)

Because of the increased popularity of Artist Trading Cards (or ATC’s), we're sponsoring a swap at Wishful Thinking! This is a fabulous and fun way to increase the number of ATC’s in your own personal collection. April's theme is Vintage Easter. Contact us for more details.

May 5

National Scrapbook Day!
One of the best days of the year, in our opinion. Join us for Make 'n Takes, Special Sales, Gifts with Purchases over $75, and Double-Punches on your Frequent Buyer Cards!

 
May 15 Artist Trading Swap (ATC's)

Because of the increased popularity of Artist Trading Cards (or ATC’s), we're sponsoring a swap at Wishful Thinking! This is a fabulous and fun way to increase the number of ATC’s in your own personal collection. May's theme is Lace. Contact us for more details.

Jun 15 Artist Trading Swap (ATC's)

Because of the increased popularity of Artist Trading Cards (or ATC’s), we're sponsoring a swap at Wishful Thinking! This is a fabulous and fun way to increase the number of ATC’s in your own personal collection. June's theme is Trucks or Tractors. Contact us for more details.

Jul 15 Artist Trading Swap (ATC's)

Because of the increased popularity of Artist Trading Cards (or ATC’s), we're sponsoring a swap at Wishful Thinking! This is a fabulous and fun way to increase the number of ATC’s in your own personal collection. July's theme is Red/White/Blue. Contact us for more details.
 
Jul 13-23 Annual Used Stamp & Craft Sale
Clean out the clutter! Our popular Annual Used Stamp sale is coming up in July so if you want to sell you gently used and no longer wanted craft supplies, start cleaning your craft rooms today. More details to follow in the summertime.


Ken Oliver is Coming August 10-11 : See Class Schedule Below!

Class Schedule

Need some inspiration? Saw a cool sample in our store and want to learn how we did that? Then join us for a class at Wishful Thinking! Run your mouse over the links below for a printable calendar and keep reading to find out all the details..
 
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April
 
Tue, Apr 10
1:30 - 3:30 PM


  Wishful Thinking Monthly Card Class
Join us for our monthly card class - everyone is welcome! Learn a new technique or quick tip as you create two all-occasion cards. Please bring your Basic Toolbox.
Cost: $10

 

Thur, Apr 19
5:30 - 9:00 PM
  Inky Fingers Party & Playtime
It's time to play! Everyone is invited to stop in this evening for some inky fun. We're going to throw some amazing products on our demo table, show you what we've discovered so far, and then we'll all experiment and learn together! This is also a great time to meet fellow stamping and scrapping enthusiasts. This is a FREE event; we just ask that you call us at 812-988-7009 to let us know your're coming so we know how many chairs to put out!
Cost: FREE, but please call ahead to reserve your seat.

   

Fri, Apr 20
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM


Sun, Apr 22
1:30 - 3:30 PM
  Amazing Alcohol Inks
We can't get enough of Ranger's Alcohol Inks! They are so fun and easy to use to create amazing backgrounds on glossy papers, glass, tin etc.! There are so many techniques - let us show you some! Please bring your Basic Toolbox.
Cost: $15

   

Tue, Apr 24
1:30 - 3:30 PM
  Stamping 101
Let us introduce you to the world of stamping! In this beginner's class you'll make two cards and learn the basics of stamping and heat embossing. All materials are provided.
Cost: $10

 

Thur, Apr 26
6:00 - 8:00 PM
  Beginning Scrapbooking
You'll be introduced to the basic scrapbooking tools, learn about layouts and how to choose papers for your photographs. Please bring 8-10 related photographs.
Cost: $10

 

Sat, Apr 28
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  Botanical Bouquet
It's wonderful to see all the flowers out again…both the real ones outside and the ones we can stamp! Join us today and create several pretty cards with floral stamps and embellishments that are appropriate for birthdays or thank yous. Since Moms love flowers, too, we'll even make a special Mother's Day card for her! Please bring your tool box. Please bring your tool box.
Cost: $15

   
   
May
Thur, May 3
1:30 - 3:30 PM

  Botanical Bouquet
It's wonderful to see all the flowers out again…both the real ones outside and the ones we can stamp! Join us today and create several pretty cards with floral stamps and embellishments that are appropriate for birthdays or thank yous. Since Moms love flowers, too, we'll even make a special Mother's Day card for her! Please bring your tool box. Please bring your tool box.
Cost: $15

 

Tue, May 8
1:30 - 3:30 PM

  Wishful Thinking Monthly Card Class
Join us for our monthly card class - everyone is welcome! Learn a new technique or quick tip as you create two all-occasion cards. Please bring your Basic Toolbox.
Cost: $10

 

Thur, May 10
1:30 - 3:30 PM

Tue, May 15
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM


  Glorious Gold Leafing!
Transform ordinary into extraordinary! Glidenglitz is a fine gilding leaf made from a combination of brass, copper, aluminum and metal alloys. It is suitable for every type of gliding on virtually any surface. The cards you make in this class will glow with the warmth and richness of precious metals! Please bring your toolbox.
Cost: $15

 

Thur, May 17
5:30 - 9:00 PM
  Inky Fingers Party and Playtime
It's time to play! Everyone is invited to stop in this evening for some inky fun. We're going to throw some amazing products on our demo table, show you what we've discovered so far, and then we'll all experiment and learn together! This is also a great time to meet fellow stamping and scrapping enthusiasts. This is a FREE event; we just ask that you call us at 812-988-7009 to let us know your're coming so we know how many chairs to put out!
Cost: FREE, but please call ahead to reserve your seat.

 

Sun, May 20
1:30 - 3:30 PM
  Stamping 101
Let us introduce you to the world of stamping! In this beginner's class you'll make two cards and learn the basics of stamping and heat embossing. All materials are provided.
Cost: $10

 

Wed, May 23
6:00 - 8:00 PM
  Beginning Scrapbooking
You'll be introduced to the basic scrapbooking tools, learn about layouts and how to choose papers for your photographs. Please bring 8-10 related photographs.
Cost: $10

 

Fri, May 25
1:30 - 3:30 PM

Thur, May 31
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  Shake, Shake, Shake - Shake Your Cards!
A shaker card is one that has a see through "window" that is filled with fun sparkly items, like chunky glitter or mica. This class is geared to both the beginner and experienced card makers, so grab your girlfriends and join us! You're going to love these adorable cards, and so will your recipients! Please bring your Basic Toolbox.
Cost: $15

 
   
June
 
Fri, Jun 1
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Sun, Jun 3
1:30 - 3:30 PM

  Birthday Cards Galore!
In this fast-paced class, you'll enjoy the whirlwind of different techniques we're using to create several birthday cards! Some will be geared to males, others for females and yet others for anyone. Keep these handy so you're not without a birthday card when you need one! Please bring your Basic Toolbox.
Cost: $15


 

Every Wednesday in
June
2:00 - 3:00 PM

( Jun 6, Jun 13, Jun 20, Jun 27 )

  Create-A-Card
Spend an hour with us every Wednesday afternoon in June and create a card! Different cards and techniques will be offered each week, so you'll want to be here every Wednesday. Please call at least 24 hours in advance to reserve your seat. Please bring your Basic Toolbox.
Cost: $5
   

Sat, Jun 9
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Mon, Jun 11
1:30 - 3:30 PM
  For the Guys
With Father's Day just around the corner, we're once again reminded about the challenges of making masculine cards. In this class you'll create several cards that are appropriate for the males in your life. You can vary the cards to fit any occasion, whether it is for Father's Day, a Birthday or a Thank You card. Please bring your Basic Toolbox.
Cost: $15

   

Tue, Jun 12
1:30 - 3:30 PM

  Wishful Thinking Monthly Card Class
Join us for our monthly card class - everyone is welcome! Learn a new technique or quick tip as you create two all-occasion cards. Please bring your Basic Toolbox.
Cost: $10

 

Tue, Jun 19
6:00 - 8:00 PM
  Beginning Scrapbooking
You'll be introduced to the basic scrapbooking tools, learn about layouts and how to choose papers for your photographs. Please bring 8-10 related photographs.
Cost: $10

 

Thur, Jun 21
5:30 - 9:00 PM

  Inky Fingers Summer Solstice Party and Playtime!
Let's play! Everyone is invited to stop in this evening as we pile new and old products on the table for you to play with! This is a great time to learn new techniques and to meet fellow stamping and scrapping enthusiasts. This is a FREE event; we just ask that you call us at 812-988-7009 to let us know your're coming so we know how many chairs to put out!
Cost: FREE, but please call ahead to reserve your seat.

 

Sat, Jun 23
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  Stamping 101
Let us introduce you to the world of stamping! In this beginner's class you'll make two cards and learn the basics of stamping and heat embossing. All materials are provided.
Cost: $10

 
   
August
   
 
Fri, Aug 10
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

All Ken Oliver Classes will be held at the Brown County Historical Society!

  Galaxy Cards
Guest Artist: Ken Oliver
In this class, you'll create 6 "out of this world" cards using Color Burst powders and liquid metals! Included for use in this class: (6) 5x7 cards and envelopes, Galaxy Color Burst, Liquid Metals, Water Media Paper, Acrylic Medium. Please bring to class: one roll of paper towels, a heat tool and adhesive foam squares.
Cost: $57


** Sign up for Both Friday Ken Oliver Classes and pay $126 (a savings of $10)! **
** The first 6 people who sign up for all Four Ken Oliver Classes will receive a Free Gift! **


 

Fri, Aug 10
2:00 - 6:00 PM

All Ken Oliver Classes will be held at the Brown County Historical Society!

  The Big Book of Color Burst Techniques
Guest Artist: Ken Oliver
In this class, you'll create a beautiful 8.5" x 11" Color Burst watercolor journal! This is a technique class that will focus on color theory, layering colors, stenciling, stamping, coloring and wet on wet painting. You'll learn techniques in this class that can be applied to card making, scrapbooking, mixed media projects, watercolor painting and home decor projects. This class will give you mastery over Color Burst techniques. Included for use in this class: (1) pack 11" x 17" Water Media Paper, Kraft Tex cover, Color Burst, stencils, brushes, and templates. Please bring to class: one roll of paper towels and heat tool.
Cost: $79

** Sign up for Both Friday Ken Oliver Classes and pay $126 (a savings of $10)! **
** The first 6 people who sign up for all Four Ken Oliver Classes will receive a Free Gift! **

 

Sat, Aug 11
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

All Ken Oliver Classes will be held at the Brown County Historical Society!
  It's Hip to Be A Square!
Guest Artist: Ken Oliver
In this class, students will learn stenciling techniques with brushes and Color Burst Ink Pads to create 6 extra-large European style cards. Included for use in this class: (6) 6x6 extra-large square cards, Color Burst Ink Pads, stencil brushes, stencils, card bases and envelopes, foil, Stick It Adhesives. Please bring your Basic Toolkit, including a Bone Folder.
Cost: $57


** Sign up for Both Saturday Ken Oliver Classes and pay $112 (a savings of $10)! **
** The first 6 people who sign up for all Four Ken Oliver Classes will receive a Free Gift! **

 

Sat, Aug 11
2:00 - 6:00 PM

All Ken Oliver Classes will be held at the Brown County Historical Society!

  Watercolor Hibiscus Painting
Guest Artist: Ken Oliver
In this class, students will create one 12x12 framed water coloring hibiscus painting using Color Burst powders. You'll learn about the value, shading to create 3 dimensional art, composition and color. This very exciting class is suitable for all ages and skill levels. Included for use in this class: Color Burst, #8 round watercolor brush, 12x12 mixed media mat board, 12x12 wooden frame. Please bring a pencil and one roll of paper towels.
Cost: $65


** Sign up for Both Saturday Ken Oliver Classes and pay $112 (a savings of $10)! **
** The first 6 people who sign up for all Four Ken Oliver Classes will receive a Free Gift! **

 

   
     
     
     
 

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Nashville, IN 47448

(812) 988-7009


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