Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Dewberry U is proud to introduce the NEW
“Skill Builder”Program!

Dewberry Crafts recently launched the NEW Skill Builder™ program at this year’s convention with Donna, held in Orlando.

Below is a brief overview of the program.
We appreciate your patience as we update our website with all the Skill Builder Program details.

Dewberry U:
· Joining Dewberry U will help you create a path for your education with OneStroke® Painting and provide a central source for all of your activities within the Dewberry Organization.

· Joining Dewberry U is NOTnecessary to become an OSCI, however it IS necessary if you want to become part of the Dewberry U Faculty, (See below “Dewberry U Faculty Member”)

· Join “Dewberry U” at www.dewberrycrafts.com or by calling our office at 352-394-7344.

· Dewberry U Membership fee $49.95 and includes your Dewberry U Notebook and Dewberry U Membership Pin.

What is a Skill Builder™?
· A Skill Builder™ is a NEW lesson format for Dewberry U.

· It is designed to make reasonable size classes for reasonable costs.

· Skill Builders™ are building blocks to achieve your desired painting skills and instructor goals.

· Each Skill builder is approximately 50-60 pages long and focuses on a particular set of skills/technique.

· Purchase Skill Builder™ from a Qualified Faculty Member* or through Dewberry Crafts at www.dewberrycrafts.com or call our office at

· Complete either as a “home study” course or in a class setting (class fee will be charged by Faculty Member).

· Skill Builder™ Cost: $25.00.
Your order consists of the SB booklet you ordered.

· Skill Builder™ Evaluation: $25.00
A certificate of completion will be presented to you for each
Skill Builder™ you successfully complete.

· Skill Builder™ Achievement Pins: Pins are available for $5.95 once
Skill Builder™ Level is completed, passed and signed off by a Faculty Member.

 Dewberry U Faculty Member
· A Dewberry U Faculty member is qualified* to grade and evaluate
Skill Builders™ as well as guide students along an education path that best fits their needs.

· A Dewberry U Faculty Member may only grade and evaluate the Skill Builders™ they have successfully completed.

· Once you’ve become a Faculty Member, a Faculty Member packet will be mailed to you for your notebook.

*Qualifications to become a Dewberry U Faculty Member:
· Dewberry U Membership (See above)

· Level 1 or above One Stroke® Certified Instructor

· Complete and Pass Skill Builders™

Dewbery U “Skill Builders™” Currently Available:
¨ SB001 Basic Tool and Brush Study
¨ SB002 Simple Strokes 1
¨ SB003 Simple Strokes 2
¨ SB004 Simple Strokes 3
Dewberry U Faculty Members as of July 15, 2012:

Barbara Fortier, Canada beyondborders@shaw.ca

Carol Craig, Canada craigdaisy@aol.com

Mark Taylor, UK info@onestrokeuk.com

United States
April Numamoto, CA aprilndesigns@aol.com

Beth Chavez,  Fl    bachavez@verison.net

Colleen Ellis, AZ ib1craftylady@yahoo.com

Cookie Trent, FL CookieTrent@gmail.com

Danelle O Donnell, PA danelleod@hotmail.com

JoAnn Hoffmann, CA Joann@johocreations.com

Julie Motley, WA july.motley@alaskaair.com

Kim Barone, NY kim@CarriageHouseArt.com

Lori Puszakowski-Schmidt, FL secondher@aol.com

Michelle James MI mljames@wowway.com

Pat Bonardi FL pbonardi@bellsouth.net

Sandy McTier GA shaksm@aol.com

Dewberry U Faculty Members ~ Qualified at Convention 2012:

If your email isn’t listed please email donnaontheroad@hotmail.comso that it can be added. In the SUBJECT line please put ADD EMAIL to FM listing.

Vicki Cole Gray, Canada
United States:
Pat Singletary, SC pjsingletary@ftc-i.net

Marlene Steele, OH msteele12@woh.rr.com

Stephanie Orth, AL stephaniefromal@aol.com

Nancy Russo

Renee Wilkey, MI strokesofmagic@huges.net

Cindy Rodrigue,LA cindyrodrigue@aol.com

Nancy Duso, FL nancyduso@gmail.com

Sandra Jordan, FL sjordan@fccj.edu

Charlie McGee, NC mssurfdog@aol.com

Dee Hyatt, CA hyattdee@yahoo.com

Misty Covin, FL

Sharon Jump,OK sharyncrafts22@cox.net

Carolyn Wear, AL carolynwear@gmail.com

Vicki Pietz, NC                     

George Drummond, FL gdrummond135@comcast.net

Anne Patenaude, RI annempat@yahoo.com

Brenda Katz, OH rfscoo@aol.com

Karen Beckelman, IL Karnet1@comcast.net
Gloria Smith,FL          silkiesue@aol.com
Nancy Smith, MD ThePaintedVine@comcast.net

Lillie Crews, VA      crews6@cox.net

Paula Cline, NC Heartray@aol.com

Pat Daniels, GA daniels244@windstream.net

Patty McMillan, GA patty@pstel.net

Mary Louise Scott, AZ marylouisescott@cox.net

Shirley Rainwater, GA Shirl9750@aol.com



Unknown said...

Hi everyone,

My email address is thepaintedvine@gmail.com


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