Runaway’s Current Offerings – By Appointment

In keeping with current COVID-19 restrictions, Runaway is unable to run our regular class schedule. However, we are able to arrange small sessions by appointment – our classroom provides protection for students and the ability to maintain appropriate physical distancing. Owner Christy Wood will be happy to set up a time to teach any of the following classes – just talk to one of the Runaway Gang, e-mail Christy@RunawayArt.com, or call 508-881-6270 to get things set up. 

Beginning Copic®: Learn how to get the best use out of your Copic® markers – or take the class to decide whether these wonderful and versatile markers are for you! $20 for a two-hour class. No supplies needed. 

Copic® Next Steps: Learn even more about using Copic® markers – after the first “next steps” class, Christy can customize additional classes to suit your needs and interests. $25 for a two-hour class.

Stamping 101: This class will help you understand the basics of using rubber and acrylic stamps to make your own cards. $20 for a two-hour class. No supplies needed. 

Altered Books: Christy offers her own special twist on mixed media; learn to create your own journal out of a hard-cover book. Each class focuses on a particular technique or two that you can use in your own journaling, as well as in scrapbooking and card-making. $35 for a three-hour class. Supplies: White gesso, gel medium, ¼ or ½” Scor-Tape®, Bekins® 3-in-1 glue (or comparable strong glue). Books will be provided. 

Art Journaling: Each class focuses on several techniques you can use not only to create your journal, but also in your other projects, including cards and art projects. $45 for a three-hour class. Supplies: Journal, white gesso, gel medium, ¼ or ½” Scor-Tape®, Beacons® 3-in-1 glue (or comparable strong glue). 

Gel Plate Printing: Learn to make marvelous backgrounds and pieces for art projects using gel plates, stencils, tools, found objects and more to create one-of-a-kind prints. $45 for a three-hour class. Supplies: 20 sheets of card stock or of copy paper; all other supplies provided. 

Getting the most out of your Big Shot®: Christy will teach you a variety of tips and techniques to get the most out of your Sizzix® Big Shot® die-cutting machine. $30 for a two-hour class. Supplies: Bring your Big Shot® and plates; all other supplies provided. $30 for a two-hour class. 

Pan Pastels® for Card Makers: These pastels can help you create marvelous images as part of your card-making; learn how to use them to the best effect. $25 for a two-hour class. No supplies needed.