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May 2014

Lampworking: Glass Bead Making

May 2 - 4

Instructor Sherrie McCabe $103 Class Fee + $35 Materials Cost = $138 Total Fee Friends Members $93 Class Fee + $35 Materials Cost  = $128 Total Fee Learn the old Italian methods of Lampworking to make glass beads in a torch.  Students will be provided detailed instruction about the tools and methods used to manipulate hot glass to produce wound glass beads.  Through demonstrations and hands-on practice, each student will use age-old techniques to create beads with a variety of…

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June 2014

Needle Felted Journal Cover

June 7 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Instructor Donna Thurston $40 Class Fee + $0 Materials Fee = $40 Total Fee Friends Members $35 Class Fee + $0 Materials Fee = $35 Total Fee Registration Deadline: May 30, 2014 Students will make a small (approx. 5×7 in.) journal cover for lined or unlined pages.  The journal may incorporate beads, various yarns, embroidery floss, buttons, and whatever you may choose to add.  I will provide all materials needed.  Students may bring materials of their own choosing.  They should…

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Glass Fusing

June 7 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Instructor Beth Cox $40 Class Fee + $10 Materials Fee = $50 Total Fee Friends Members $35 Class Fee + $10 Materials Fee = $45 Total Fee Registration Deadline is May 30, 2014 Each student, using the fused glass method, will create jewelry or sun catchers.  This is a beginner class.  No glass cutting experience is required.  Instruction will include a quick overview of glass compatibility, design, and firing process.  The assembled pieces are kiln fired off-site and then returned…

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Vintage Silverware Wind Chime*

June 8 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Instructor Darlene Marczak $20 Class Fee + $10 Materials Fee = $30 Total Fee Friends Members $15 Class Fee + $10 Materials Fee = $25 Total Fee Registration will remain open until the start of class Have you heard those wind chimes and looked over and seen a bunch of silverware?  What a great way to re-purpose some old utensils.  Join the class to complete your very own vintage silverware wind chime.  Supplies and tools will be provided. You can…

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Shaker Style Bench Class*

June 13 - 14

Instructor Don Chastan $32 Class Fee + $20 Materials Cost = $52 Total Fee Friends Members: $47 Class Cost + $20 Materials Fee = $47 Total Fee Registration deadline – June 6, 2014 The instructor will assign supplies including hand tools and will provide and supervise the construction of a shaker bench using 1×12 pine pre-cut to proper lengths.  Step-by-step instructions to assemble and prepare the bench prior to painting or varnishing (student will paint/varnish at home). The instructor will…

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Viking Knit Bracelet*

June 27 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Instructor Heidi Bukoski $30 Class Fee + $15 Materials Fee (payable to the instructor) = $45 Total Fee Friends Members $25 Class Fee + $15 Materials Fee (payable to the instructor) = $40 Total Fee Registration Deadline is Friday, June 20, 2014 Viking knit is an exciting wire weaving technique that produces a flexible tube chain with a knit appearance. The chain is woven around a dowel and then drawn down through a die plate to the desired diameter.  The possibilities…

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Wet Felted Woven Placemats

June 28 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm

Instructor Heidi Bukoski $65 Class Fee + $20 Materials Fee (payable to the instructor) = $85 Total Fee Friends Member $60 Class Fee + $20 Materials Fee (payable to the instructor) = $80 Total Fee Lunch is included; please note any dietary restrictions when registering Registration Deadline is Friday, June 20, 2014 Students will use wool roving, in their choice of a combination of natural colors, to finger weave a design.  It can be plain weave, plaid or something of…

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Needle Felted Chickadee

June 29 @ 11:30 am - 4:00 pm

Instructor Heidi Bukoski $60 Class Fee + $15 Materials Fee (payable to the instructor) = $75 Total Fee Friends Member $55 Class Fee + $15 Materials Fee (payable to the instructor) = $70 Total Fee Lunch is included; please note any dietary restrictions when registering Registration Deadline is Friday, June 20, 2014 Students will use a felting needle to create a realistic chickadee entirely from wool.  This technique, also known as dry felting, uses a barbed needle which allows you…

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July 2014

Creating Well-BE-ing by Crowding Out Stress*

July 12 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Instructors Shelley Roy and Andrea Christopher $55 Class Fee + $0 Materials Fee = $55 Total Fee Friends Members $50 Class Fee + $0 Materials Fee = $50 Total Fee Registration Deadline is July 4, 2014 “I found the class relaxing and at the same time energizing. It was a wonderful day for taking the time to reflect on self.” Barb B, 2013 class participant So what are you creating? Every year thousands of Americans report an increase in their…

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Handspun Landscape in Tapestry

July 13 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Instructor Ruth Manning $65 Class Fee + $15 Materials Cost = $80 Total Fee Friends Members $50 Class Fee + $15 Materials Cost = $65 Total Fee Registration Deadline is Thursday, July 3, 2014 Use your unique handspun yarn and roving to create the landscape that surrounds you. Students will weave a small landscape in tapestry technique using handspun yarns to contrast with a variety of commercial spun yarns. We will discuss loom set up, basic tapestry weaving technique, and…

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