Gatefold Album Class

February 4, 2014 10am-6pm
At River Retreat House
Teacher: Anita Cheek 

Gatefold Album Class.  February 4, 2014 10am-6pm.  
Snow Date:  Feb. 11, 2014. 
Teacher: Anita Cheek
Location:  River Retreat House 201 Center Street Perrysville, IN  Directions here. 
Bring your lunch and plan a creative day making a one of kind unique album.  We provide a refrigerator and a microwave for your lunch, and pleny of room for you to spread out and work during class. 

GATE FOLD FOLIO -  Class Description

In this class, we will be learning to use varied techniques to construction a full size (10” x 12”) interactive gate fold album. The basic construction of this album includes multiple variations of the pocket page. The album will accommodate pictures up to 8” x 10”. It will contain lots and lots of Real Estate to attach photos to.  The techniques presented in this class are techniques that can be adapted to create other album types.  A moderate to advanced skill level is required to meet the challenge of this class.

Kit Contents – we provide
Full Tutorial
Medium Weight Chipboard – cut to measure for cover
One metal swing closure & findings for mounting
Chipboard mount for swing closure

Individual Personal Supplies – you provide.  You must provide all the supplies and tools on the list.  Because this class is very in depth we request EACH PERSON have their own tools.  If you need supplies for class please email Julie at and she can help you locate tools or supplies.  (please contact us at least a week before class)

1) – Pattern paper pack or multiple sheets coordinating designer paper – can be single or double sided – at least 16 sheets. Be sure to bring enough sheets to account for “mistakes”. – Packaged collections work well

2) – 12 x 12 solid color cardstock black, cream or white (This will be used as the base paper for the album. Select the solid color suitable to your pattern paper selection.) – 16 pieces (the Paper Studio Cardstock Pack comes with 25 sheets from Hobby Lobby or Core’dinations Premium Cardstock Solid Dyed Core Smooth Texture comes with 20 sheets from JoAnn’s). Again, allow enough to account for “mistakes”.

3) – 1 ½” circle punch

4) – Decorative border punch, scissors or decorative cutter blade for paper trimmer

5) – Ruler – preferably centering ruler

6) – 12" aper trimmer, and Craft knife

7) – Scissors

8) – Score board, bone folder, or scoring blade for paper trimmer.  You must have a bone folder.  Score board or trimmer must be 12". 

9) – Adhesives – ¼” Score Tape or Red Tacky Tape (sticky tape), ATG or other tape runner, and wet glue.

10) – Cutting mat. 12" 

11) – Brayer

This class will start at 10am and end around 6pm.  It could run later.  If you are coming from out of town and want to spend the night before or the night after the class at River Retreat House you can.  Go to our website hereand for an additional $40.00 you can spend the night! Put the quanity in the cart as to how many nights you want to stay, and in the comments section put the dates of the nighst you wish to stay.  If you arrive the day before, or stay the night after you will be able to scrapbook in the house during those times.  (check in 9am, check out 6pm).  Feel free to email me (Julie) with questions or call 765-793-2523.
If you desire to sign up for this class or reserve a nights lodging and you don't want to use the internet you can write down what you are requesting on a piece of paper.  Add your name, address, phone number and email and put a check in the mail.  Totals with tax will be:  Class:$53.50  Lodging: $44.80. Please tell me what you are requesting.  I will send a confirmation by MAIL if you request it, or by email.  Send BEFORE January 28, 2014 to Creek Bank Creations, Inc 201 Center Street Perrysville, IN 47974.  Please email me to let me know a check is coming!

Sign Up for the class online here! 

Please fee free to contact me with questions!  Please help us spread the word by telling your friends! 

Julie Creek
Creek Bank Creations, Inc.
River Retreat House

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