WE ARE CREATIVES:: Taking a bunch of nothing and making something wonderful because we like to have fun and adventures with the old, the new, the unique, the bold.
NO COST:: Some supplies may be requested for you to purchase and/or bring.
CRAFTS WE EXPLORE :: Sewing, card making, scrapbooking, canvas painting, crochet, needle point arts, Mod Podge, jewelry, Zen tangle, book making, glass etching, coloring, rock/pottery painting, paper flowers, seasonal, Christmas items, quilling, wreaths, food, gardening, origami, recycling, gifts, outings, adventures and charity projects.
WOMEN MEMBERS ONLY:: MUST RSVP each meet up attending. WOMEN ONLY of AGULT AGE. NO CHILDREN'S SPACE. There is no separate space for high noice level activities and safety of children.
JOIN US ANY WAY :: "BRING YOUR OWN CRAFT' or just come CHAT and LAUGH WITH US. You desire to do crafts but not want to keep them. Leave with Sandy she will make sure they get a home.
MEET UP TIMES :: Check site frequently for last minute changes. We meet 2nd. Saturday of each month. Plus lunches and outings at various times. You will recieve an email in case of; project, time, venue changes or cancellations.
BASIC CRAFT KIT:: NO WOMAN WILL BE DENIED ACCESS TO CRAFTING BECAUSE DO NOT HAVE THESE ITEMS AT A MEET UP. Sharing is what we do. Wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty, paint and/or glue on. Provide own safety and protective gear like aprons, glasses and gloves.
1. 12" see through ruler 2. Scissors 3. Markers + black sharpie 4. Small bottle school glue 5. Small nosed wire cutting pliers 6. Pencil + eraser + sharpener 7. Wipes and paper towel 8. Black, white, red, yellow, blue small bottles gloss acrylic paints 9. Liner, small round, medium round, medium flat firm bristled paint brushes 10. Clear tape 11. Masking tape 12. Plastic place mat 13. White copy paper 14. Crayola washable crayons 15. Non smelly or E6000 kind of glue in air tight sealed container 16. Small foldable bowel or cup.
FRIENDLY REMINDER:: Not tolerated are actions causing sexual harassment, bullying, bodily harm, detrimental drama, malicious or slanderous gossip. Debates having an angry or demeaning attitude even in jesting can be construed as being such. If member feels this is taking place please contact head coordinator. Each situation will be asessed with great care and addressed by proper authorities. With warning issued might be also deleted and/or even banned.
EVERYONE INCLUDED :: As many members as possible are consulted in; Choices of projects low cost, easy to do and clean up, to give as gifts and all manner of exciting versatile adventures.
DISABILITIES:: WE DON'T FUNCTION AS PHYSICANS OR MENTAL HEALTH FACILITATORS. Must be able to use facilities and get around by self. Some say it is therapeutic to their fun side because they are FOCUSED ON THE ENJOYMENT OF CREATING! If you have fever or think you might have any other contagious symptoms please be considerate and refrain from attendance. It takes 24 hours for antibiotics to take effect.
FOOD :: You may purchase your own food and drinks., No food allowed at some venues so please make sure you check ahead of time.
CLEAN UP :: All projects EASILY CLEANABLE and have clean up time before end of meet up. Tables need be covered for messes and paper towels along with wipes abailable. Need to leave early allot time for clean up INCLUDING ADVENTURES OUT.
LABELING :: LABEL ALL PERSONAL TOOLS AND SUPPLIES. Meetup.com, coordinator, organizers, hosts and co hosts will not be responsible for lost, damaged or stolen anything brought into the venue by members.
TIME TABLE :: Don't mind if you come late. Just remember we may be on a TIME SCHEDULE RESTRAINT. RESPECTFULLY RSVP and/or CANCEL RSVP's in a timely manner. No RSVP's at least one day before event I WILL NOT BE AT THE VENUE. If I have to cancel or cut the time short I will do my best to post it in a message via email to those who RSVP-ASAP.
SUBSTANCES :: NO alcoholic beverages, recreational drugs, smoking, fire arms or dangerous weapons are ALLOWED around or in venue.
ADVENTURES OUT :: meetup.com 's, coordinator, organizers, hosts and co hosts are NOT RESPONSIBLE for any persons or things when attending a 'Crafty Chicks' meeting. This includes costs and/or refunds. Unless otherwise specified by leaders. NO CHILDREN may go on outings.