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Introduction to Expressive Art Journaling


with Pam Clark

Calendar Next available session starts Sep 25, 2023 at 11 am
1 additional session

Mixed media art journaling gives you the freedom to create self-expressive art without the fear of mistakes. Expressive art journaling can help to reduce stress, depression and anxiety. In this 6-week class, learn to create a visual expression of ideas, thoughts and emotions while relaxing and having fun using a wide range of art supplies and techniques.

No art skills required. Supplies for use in class are provided.
No class on Oct 9 

Date Correction!
The end date for the daytime session is November 6th not November 16th

Play The Ukulele, Your Journey Begins Here!


with Duncan Perry

Calendar Next available session starts Sep 26, 2023 at 1 pm
2 additional sessions through Nov 28, 2023

Learn to play the ukulele! It has never been more popular, and you don't even have to know how to read music! On the uke you can knock out folk music, rock, blues, jazz, pop, and country tunes old and new -- even classical music.

Join instructor Duncan Perry on ZOOM, who has taught more than 700 students of all ages, and who will introduce you to essential chords and playing techniques using commonly known songs. Oh, and there are lots of laughs along the way. And, learning to play an instrument is good for your brain! You will need a playable ukulele and an electronic tuner or a tuner app. And when folks hear you play this happy instrument, well, they just have to smile!

If you don’t own a ukulele, please contact us for information. What are you waiting for? Grab a uke and get ready for a musical adventure, then spread the joy! 

Wire Wrap Jewelry Classes



Calendar Next available session starts Sep 27, 2023 at 6 pm
1 additional session on Oct 4, 2023

Explore the fun and versatile world of Wire Wrapping Jewelry. As one of the oldest forms of jewelry-making, there are many different techniques to learn and create beautiful one-of-a-kind pieces. Beth brings her years of experience and creativity to show you the different techniques to learn and/or expand your knowledge. Each week there will be a different project, and you can sign up for single classes or save and sign up for the full 4 weeks. No matter your skill level, all are welcome. Feel free to bring your own stone and if you have a pair of round nose jewelry pliers, please bring them to class. Let’s get wrapping!

Material Fee: $10 per class payable to the instructor at the start of class. No Class 9/20 

Chandelier Quilt


with Jane Parsons

Calendar Next available session starts Sep 28, 2023 at 5 pm

Make a beautiful quilt that shines as bright as a diamond. Using charm packs, learn how you can make a chandelier quilt with guidance from Jane Parsons. These blocks might look complicated to make, but you'll find it's simple and a great versatile pattern. This class is great for sewers who are newer to sewing quilt blocks, as well as veteran quilters. 

Supplies/Matierlas for class:
• Sewing Machine
• General sewing supplies (rotary cutter, scissors, etc)Fabric
• 2 charm packs or fat quarters of scraps 
• 3 yards of background fabric
• 4 yards of backing fabricConsider using 2 different fabric scraps or all
  the blocks may be different

Card Making with Katie!


with Katie Nickerson

Calendar Next available session starts Sep 30, 2023 at 1 pm
2 additional sessions through Dec 2, 2023

Why buy a card from the store when you can make your own? Instructor Katie joins us this Fall to help you get creative and design your very own beautiful and unique card. She is an independant "Stampin' Up" demonstrator that will show you how to go from kit to card. The cost of the class includes card kits for 4 total cards, and Katie will show you how to create 2 different card designs in class. Please bring glue and a pair of scissors with you. What are you waiting for? Lets get stampin'!

min. 4 / max. of 8 students per session
If you would like an extra kit, you can purchase one from Katie for $5 per kit. 

Ceramics Open Studio



Calendar Next session starts Oct 4, 2023 at 5 pm
2 additional sessions through Oct 30, 2023

Come join us as we explore the wonders of clay! You will develop and use it to create unique pieces of your own design through a variety of techniques. You will be encouraged to try the manual and electric wheels, roller, carving tools, and beautiful glazes to bring the pieces you imagine to life. Beginners to experts welcome.

Clay and glaze cost is $40 due to the instructor at the first class.

Please note:

* Only 8 spaces available in this class and they fill fast! Be sure to sign up early!   

* No Class 10/9

Full Course

Crocheting - The Next Step


with Lisa Langley

Calendar Next available session starts Oct 4, 2023 at 6 pm

Do you already know how to work basic crochet stitches? If so, this course is your perfect next step! You will build your confidence while learning to work more complex stitches. As you progress, you will also practice the language of crochet to improve your ability to follow new crochet patterns. Each week of the course you will tackle a new stitch, adding to your crochet repertoire. 

Week 1: Granny Square
Week 2: Basket Weave
Week 3: Corner to Corner
Week 4: Waffle 

What do I need for the course?
Basic crochet skills are needed for this course. We will be using a double crochet, a single crochet, and a slip stitch. 

What do I need to bring?
You will need to bring a 4mm crochet hook (though there will be crochet hooks to use at the lesson) and a selection of #4 yarn. There will be a variety of yarn for you to use during the lesson.

No Class 10/25, 11/8, 11/22 

Paper Piecing


with Judy Boardman

Calendar Next session starts Oct 4, 2023 at 6 pm

Want to learn how to make perfect points? Come join our class and learn how to do paper foundation piecing! We will be focusing on the style of the Mariner’s Compass Star Block (images are samples of the technique and not the block you will be making). You will have a choice of 24 patterns. They look complicated but are simple to make! 

Materials List:
• Colored Pattern, to help determine colors of fabric, will be given to you
   at registration
• Sewing Machine, Basic sewing supplies and 90/14 sewing machine 
• Open-Toe Presser Foot
• Thread
• Fabric- the amount will depend on if you select different colors for each     square or plan to use the same colors.

No class 10/25, 11/8, 11/22
Class is limited to 10 people, be sure to register early! 

Full Course

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