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You are probably already very familiar with my sweet friend Claudine Hellmuth–I love her illustration style and when her stamp line through Stamper’s Anonymous was first released, it quickly became one of my favorites!

I was so honored to be invited to be a guest contributor to her class, which I know is gonna be phenomenal–because I know her and she is DA’ BOMB!!!

Want a chance at a FREE seat to the class? Leave a comment on this post! One comment per person please. I will leave it open as long as possible and then draw a winner! Winner will be notified via email with a certificate that can be redeemed for the free spot! Class starts July 15th, so whatcha’ waitin’ fer? GIT YO’ NAME IN DA’ HAT!

Here’s a sneak peek of my contribution:


The technique used in my project features a twist from how I normally have done it, with fabulous results! YAY!!!

Read on for more details of the class:

Technique Toolbox with instructor Claudine Hellmuth

Master 25 mixed-media techniques in 5 weeks

Starts 7/15/2013 $45.00

Class Description

Create a faux tintype image transfer, make art with Elmer’s glue and a plastic bag, create a gesso chalkboard—these are just a few of the amazing techniques featured in this class! Technique Toolbox is your chance to brush up on these (and 22 more) mixed-media techniques with nationally known collage artist and illustrator Claudine Hellmuth as your guide.

Technique Toolbox consists of 25 instructional videos and 25 professionally designed “recipe cards” that outline each technique. You’ll file these printable recipes inside an adorable handmade toolbox you’ll create in class. And that’s not all! Claudine has invited 20 fellow artists and crafters to create exclusive projects with her techniques, giving you plenty of ideas for creative, real-world applications—from scrapbook pages to wall décor.

read rest of description here

BPC TT cards


Aren’t These cool?!

I’ve had the chance to take live classes before with Claudine and she is so down-to-earth and fun! I absolutely adore her!

Thanks for playin’ and good luck!


  1. I would love the opportunity to take these classes. I am sure it would increased my skills and creativity. Thanks for this.

  2. thanks for the chance!

  3. You always have very good ideas, I’d love to follow you at Claudine’s class

  4. Thanks for the chance!

  5. A big fan of yours Julie, hope you had fun being part of the team for this class!

  6. I’d love to win. I’m a newbie and my hubby is out of work so I can’t afford it otherwise ….please pick me :)

  7. This is looks amazing always looking to learn new techniques! Sign me up for a chance to win!!

  8. Put my name in the hat please, I’d love to take this class!

  9. I’d love to be able to take a class with Claudine…love her stuff so much!