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Arts & Crafts

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Sewing & Quilt Weekends

$18

with NACE Staff

Calendar Next session starts May 3, 2024
1 additional session on May 31, 2024

Finish those UFOs (aka unfinished objects) or start a new one. Pick up helpful tips from fellow stitchers and make new friends! Escape those constant interruptions at home with over five hours of sewing and camaraderie. Show and tell is encouraged, and no one is too new to join in the fun! Bring handwork or your sewing machine and supplies. Iron, ironing board, cutting mats and rulers supplied.

Space is limited to 14 people so be sure to register early! 


Class times are as follows: 
Friday: 5pm-8:30pm
Saturday: 9am-3pm


* Senior Rate (65+ is $10) to register for senior rate, please call 207-676-3223

Learning 3D Printing

$50

with Maine Robotics

Calendar Next available session starts May 4, 2024 at 9 am

The USM STEM Outreach 3D Printing & Design - Adult workshop is a fantastic way to dip your toes into the world of design and fabrication! In this workshop designed for beginners, we will talk about the basics of 3D printing, how to navigate using a printer, and what types of things we can print on it. We will go over all things 3D printing & design - including setting up and using a 3D printer, finding 3D models to print online, designing your own models in programs like SketchUp or TinkerCAD, best practices for printing, starting and finishing the print; fixing errors, and tying it all together to bring your designs to life! 

3D printers will be available to use at the workshop, and any creations printed during the day will be yours to keep!

This class has a maximum number of 12 adults, be sure to sign up early! 

Mothers Day Make-And-Take!

$55

with Nancy Jusseaume

Calendar Next available session starts May 4, 2024 at 10 am

Help mom treat herself to her own personal spa-day at home with an aromatherapy care package! In this one-day workshop, a parent/child team will join Nancy where she will assist in showing them how to create unique blends in a number of items to gift to a loved one.

In this workshop, Nancy will show you how to make:
• A shower steamer or bath bomb
• Lip balm
• Sugar scrub

At the end of the day, you will get to put everything in a little basket, to be ready to be given as a gift!

The cost of the class is for a team of 2, if there are more that would like to join let us know! Minimum age for this class is 8.


Materials fee: $24 payable to the instructor, with the option to purchase additional materials. 

Parent/Child Wire Wrap

$18

with ELIZABETH GOODY

Calendar Next available session starts May 8, 2024 at 6 pm

Beth will be offering a beginner wire wrap jewelry project that will be the perfect piece for you to learn this process. You will learn about the materials needed and the process to wrap the stones to make your very own pendant.

This cost of the class is per person. Class is limited to children ages 12 and above. 

Materials fee: $10 per piece, payable to the instructor. 

NEW! Intermediate Drawing

$50

with Gail Fitzpatrick

Calendar Next available session starts May 10, 2024 at 6 pm

Students in Drawing II will engage in sequential learning experiences that encompass aesthetics and production and lead to the creation of portfolio quality works. Further development of drawing skills is the primary objective of this class and uses the human figure, landscape, still life and design work to help accomplish this goal.

Students will learn various techniques and different approaches to drawing through the use of chalk, colored pencil, conte crayon, pastels, pen and ink, charcoal, and pencil. Drawing II students will critique their own and others works.

* No class June 7

Supply list:
• Sketchbook
• Kneaded eraser
• Various pencils, 2B – 6B

Hammered Sterling Silver Jewelry

$18

with ELIZABETH GOODY

Calendar Next available session starts May 15, 2024 at 6 pm

In this jewelry class, you will learn how to take wire and a hammer and make a very nice piece of jewelry!

This cost of the class is per person. Class is limited to children ages 12 and above. 


Materials fee: $10 per piece, payable to the instructor. 

Log Cabin Quilt

$50

with Jane Parsons

Calendar Next available session starts May 16, 2024 at 5:30 pm

The Log Cabin Quilt block is a block you will want to make over and over again! It’s infinitely changeable and can be made into a variety of designs. With this design you’re only limited by your imagination and that means the possibilities are endless. Jane will show you the key techniques to keep your block square and the “logs” straight. 

Family Soap Making

$18

with ELIZABETH GOODY

Calendar Next available session starts May 22, 2024 at 6 pm

In this class, you will use a variety of soap bases, scents, colors and textures to make you own soaps. Beth will provide molds, but you can bring your own. Please bring a microwavable glass container (mason jar, 2-cup glass measuring cup, or a small bowl). 

This cost of the class is per person. Class is limited to children ages 12 and above. 


Materials fee: $7 payable to the instructor, with the option to purchase additional materials. 





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