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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
 
Oct 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. October's theme is Ghosts & Goblins. Contact us for more details.

Nov 10 11th Annual Chocolate Walk
The Brown County Humane Society is once again sponsoring this fun event and we will be participating for our 9th time! It's kind of like trick or treating without the costume, and who doesn't like chocolate? A special coupon for Wishful Thinking can be found in the brochure, so get your tickets!
 
Nov 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. November's theme is Turkey. Contact us for more details.
 
Nov 24 Small Business Saturday!
Once again, it's time to celebrate small businesses and what better place than Nashville? We plan to have a free make 'n take and we'll have a special sale and freebies! More details to follow...

Dec
13-24
12 Days of Christmas Sale!
We love our customers! And to celebrate YOU, we are having a 12 Days of Christmas Sale! Details will be posted online here and on our Facebook page, plus we'll be sending info via e-mail so sign up! The first day of the sale is also our Inky Fingers Annual Christmas Party and Playtime! Call for more details and to sign up for this fun FREE event!
 
Dec 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. December's theme is Jingle Bells . Contact us for more details.

Jan 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. January's theme is Let's Go Skiing. Contact us for more details.

Feb 15-18 Our 4th Annual Crafting Retreat in Nashville, IN!!
Whether you've attended one of our retreats in the past or not, now is the time to start planning to join us for a great, fun time! A crafter's delight - uninterrupted time to spend crafting and creating for a whole weekend. And we added an extra day for President's Day, if you'd like! More details to follow, but make your reservations at the Brown County Inn today and call us to register. See more details 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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October
 
Tue, Oct 9
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 fall themed cards. Please bring your Basic Toolbox.
Cost: $10

 

Tue, Oct 16
10:30 - 3:30 PM


Sun, Oct 28
1:30 - 3:30 PM
  Fabulous Fall Cards
We love this season in Brown County! In this class you'll make beautiful fall and Thanksgiving themed cards using different techniques, stamps, embellishments, scrapbook papers, metal dies, stencils and more! Please bring your Basic Toolbox.
Cost: $15

   

Thur, Oct 18
4:00 - 6:00 PM


Wed, Oct 24
1:30 - 3:30 PM
  Halloween Cards
We love Halloween and all the papers and stamps that go with it! In this class you'll create some creepy and not-so-creepy cards with ghosts, goblins, witches and pumpkins! All class participants will receive a treat bag! Please bring your Basic Toolbox.
Cost: $15
   

Sun, Oct 21
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

 

Tue, Oct 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

 

Thur, Oct 25
5:30 - 9:00 PM
  Inky Fingers Annual Halloween Party and Playtime
Once again, we welcome all costumed characters to an evening of camaraderie, shopping, crafting and spooky fun! If you wish, come dressed in your favorite Halloween costume - it'll be worth making the effort for the chance to win the Best Halloween Costume. The winner will receive a $50 gift certificate! Also, if you have the guts to attend in full costume, you will receive 30% off all Halloween and Fall items! Bubbling spirits (to drink) and tantalizing treats will fill the tables. This is a FREE gathering; just call ahead so we know how many trick or treat bags to put together!
Cost: FREE, but call ahead please!

   
   
November
Sat, Nov 3
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Thur, Nov 15
1:30 - 3:30 PM

  Holly Berry 3D Medallion
We love these 3D medallions from Holly Berry! Although they look so-o-o complicated, these are really quite easy to make. You'll be all a-glitter by the end of class, and so will your card! Please bring your tool box; make sure you have detail cutting scissors.
Cost: $29 (incluldes your choice of a medallion stamp).

 

Wed, Nov 7
1:30 - 3:30 PM

Fri, Nov 9
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM


  Christmas Cards #1 - Featuring Penny Black!
Get ready for the holidays! We're offering THREE DIFFERENT Christmas Card classes, #1, #2 and #3! In each class you'll make beautiful Christmas cards and tags using different techniques, embellishments, stamps and papers. Your recipients will love them! Whether a beginner or more advanced crafter, you'll enjoy all three of these classes! In this class, we will be making 3 cards from Penny Black's newest Christmas board! Please bring your Basic Toolbox.
Cost: $18


 

Tue, Nov 13
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 Thanksgiving themed cards. Please bring your Basic Toolbox.
Cost: $10

 

Sat, Nov 25
1:30 - 3:30 PM

Fri, Nov 30
1:30 - 3:30 PM


  Christmas Cards #2
Get ready for the holidays! We're offering THREE DIFFERENT Christmas Card classes, #1, #2 and #3! In each class you'll make beautiful Christmas cards and tags using different techniques, embellishments, stamps and papers. Your recipients will love them! Whether a beginner or more advanced crafter, you'll enjoy all three of these classes! Please bring your Basic Toolbox.
Cost: $15


 

Tue, Nov 27
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

 

Wed, Nov 28
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

 
   
December
 
Sat, Dec 1
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Fri, Dec 7
1:30 - 3:30 PM


  Christmas Cards #3
Get ready for the holidays! We're offering THREE DIFFERENT Christmas Card classes, #1, #2 and #3! In each class you'll make beautiful Christmas cards and tags using different techniques, embellishments, stamps and papers. Your recipients will love them! Whether a beginner or more advanced crafter, you'll enjoy all three of these classes! Please bring your Basic Toolbox.
Cost: $15


 

Tue, Dec 11
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 Christmas themed cards. Please bring your Basic Toolbox.
Cost: $10

 

Thur, Dec 13
5:30 - 9:00 PM

  Inky Fingers Party and Playtime!
It's time for our annual Christmas Party! Everyone is invited to stop in this evening for a make 'n take, refreshments and surprises, as well as the chance to meet fellow stamping and scrapping enthusiasts. Today will also be the kick-off for our 12 Days of Christmas sale! 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, Dec 15
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

 
   
February, 2019
   
 
Friday Feb 15
thru Monday Feb 18


 

Wishful Thinking's 4th Annual Crafting Retreat
Oh, boy! This is going to be FUN! Join us this long holiday weekend (We added an extra day for President's Day) right here in Nashville, IN to crop until we drop. Our host hotel is The Brown County Inn, (812) 988-2219 or (800) 772-5249. Mention our Group # 5497 for a special rate. Then call us to register!

With your registration fee of $65, you will experience and enjoy:

  • A spacious crop room open from 2:00 pm Friday to midnight Sunday! If you wish to stay through Monday, for an additional $15, you can crop until 5:00 pm February 18th!
  • Your very own 6' table to crop, craft and create! We'll even have a few surprises on your table to use and share!
  • A soup and salad lunch on Saturday!
  • Drawings throughout the weekend!
  • A relaxing, creative atmosphere with like-minded crafters like you!
  • First dibs on the opportunity to join us for classes and make 'n takes (additional fee; open to all crafters, not just those attending this special event) Class information will be posted at a later date.
  • Access to a mini Wishful Thinking shop right in the crop room!

Cost: $65 (plus, additional $15 if you choose to stay Monday)

 

   
     
     
     
 

wishful@wishfulthinking-in.com

150 Old School Way, PO Box 573
Nashville, IN 47448

(812) 988-7009


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