Adult Classes

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Art of Shoemaking! // Sold Out
  • October 4, 2017 7:00 pm

Art of Shoemaking! 4 weeks Wednesdays, Oct 4 – 25, 7:00 – 9:30 pm We take hundreds or even thousands of steps in our daily lives. How about doing it with simple comfort and a flair of personal style! Each person will make one pair of individually sized earth friendly shoes of new and upcycled (more…)

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Fused Glass Jewelry
  • October 8, 2017 6:00 pm

Fused Glass Jewelry 1 day Sunday, Oct 8, 6:00 – 8:30 pm Create original jewelry using colorful and dichroic glass. Make at least 4 colorful and dazzling fused glass pins, pendants or earrings. Great for gift giving or keeping as personal unique accessories. Note: Materials fee $32 payable on day of class. Tuition: $22 ($19 (more…)

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Art of Bookmaking
  • October 9, 2017 7:00 pm

Art of Bookmaking 4 weeks Mondays, Oct 9 – 30, 7:00 – 9:30 pm This introductory class will give you the basics needed to create a variety of books. Beginning with use of tools and simple binding techniques, you will learn how to create individual books from a single piece of paper, accordions, hard cover, (more…)

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Visual Journaling
  • October 10, 2017 7:00 pm

Visual Journaling 5 weeks Tuesdays, Oct 10 – Nov 7, 7:00 – 9:30 pm Journaling is a unique form of personal storytelling. Join us to explore creative journaling as a form of visual art. In addition to mark-making, the use of unconventional materials such as stamping, stenciling and layering methods will be incorporated. Simple bookbinding (more…)

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Needle Felting
  • October 12, 2017 7:00 pm

Needle Felting 3 weeks Thursdays, Oct 12 – 26, 7:00 – 9:30 pm Discover needle felting with wool, a true “fine art” of fiber arts. Fibers can be applied to cloth with the same look and style as paint is applied to paper to achieve beautiful imagery and composition. Needle felting can be framed art, (more…)

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Portraiture
  • October 15, 2017 6:30 pm

Portraiture 5 weeks Sundays, Oct 15 – Nov 12, 6:30 – 9:00 pm This class will explore portraiture by experiment with a variety of materials from drawing to painting. Live portrait drawing will be implemented as well as the use of picture references. The class will also cover the history and significance of the portrait (more…)

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Drawing & Painting Studio
  • October 16, 2017 7:00 pm

Drawing & Painting Studio 9 weeks Mondays, Oct 16 – Dec 11, 7:00 – 9:30 pm If just beginning, benefit from individual guidance through a variety of skill-building projects. More advanced students can expand their basic skills in a creative support system. All levels welcome—dry or water based media. Note: Materials list will be discussed (more…)

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Silver Clay Jewelry
  • October 22, 2017 5:30 pm

Silver Clay Jewelry 3 weeks Sundays, Oct 22 – Nov 5, 5:30 – 8:30 pm Learn the basics of silver metal clay to make beautiful one-of-a-kind jewelry. Participants will design, incorporate surface textures and complete a minimum of three to four pieces (pendants, earrings, etc) in this workshop. Note: First workshop day is mandatory. Materials (more…)

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Creating Multiples
  • October 25, 2017 7:00 pm

Creating Multiples 4 weeks Wednesdays, Oct 25 – Nov 15, 7:00 – 9:30 pm Learn about the fascinating world of artist prints through a variety of printmaking techniques such as monoprints, blockprints, collagraphs, intaglios and more. With the ability to create and experiment with an artist print numerous times, the image can be produced multiple (more…)

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Traditional Spoon Carving
  • November 6, 2017 7:00 pm

Traditional Spoon Carving 4 weeks Mondays, Nov 6 – 27, 7:00 – 9:30 pm Learn about green woodworking, a centuries old Scandinavian craft, while creating a functionally lovely carved spoon. Basic carving grips, safety and instruction for tool maintenance will be covered. Finishing techniques and personal touches will be presented for you to complete your (more…)

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Viking Shoes!
  • November 8, 2017 7:00 pm

Viking Shoes! 4 weeks Wednesdays, Nov 8 – Dec 6, 7:00 – 9:30 pm An ancient Scandinavian Viking shoe, known as the turn shoe, is yours for the making in this class! These soft hand stitched leather shoes are made to fit the unique shape of your foot. They are sewn inside out, and, once (more…)

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Unconventional Artist
  • November 14, 2017 7:00 pm

Unconventional Artist 5 weeks Tuesdays, Nov 14 – Dec 12, 7:00 – 9:30 pm Do you have a desire to be visually creative, but feel you don’t have the artistic skills? In this class you will learn different ways of being creative without possessing traditional drawing skills and painting skills. The use of texture, pattern, (more…)

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Silver Clay - Torch Firing
  • November 19, 2017 4:00 pm

Silver Clay – Torch Firing 1 day Sunday, Nov 19, 4:00 – 9:00 pm Learn the art of torch firing silver metal clay to create jewelry and silver artwork without the necessity of a kiln. This amazing process enables students to create one-of-akind silver pieces in just 4 hours. Note: Prerequisite Silver Clay class or (more…)

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