Beginner

  • Beautiful and Functional Ceramic Tiles

    Explore the rich history and artistic process of tile making. Join ceramic artist and mosaic muralist Jillian Hirsch in a 6 week class that focuses on tile making and decorating. Jillian will go over the m...

    February 8, 2016 — 06:30 PM to 09:30 PM

    Instructor: Jillian Hirsch

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  • Jewelry and Metalsmithing 101: LIMITED SPACE – PLEASE CALL TO REGISTER

    This is an introductory course covering the fundamental concepts and techniques of both the design and creation of metal jewelry. You will be introduced to piercing, filing, soldering, and polishing workin...

    February 8, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Maria Fusco Levin

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  • Create a Stained Glass Panel: LIMITED SPACE Call to Register

    No matter what your level of experience may be, you can create a beautiful stained glass panel! If you are a beginner you will choose from four available designs, learn how to cut glass, assemble, foil and...

    February 13, 2016 — 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM

    Instructor: Theresa Faul

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  • Ceramics Studio Boot Camp: LIMITED SPACE Call to Register

    It’s time for you to take the time for yourself, and spend an intense week learning a creative craft. In this week long Boot Camp you’ll have time to focus in on the exciting possibilities of ceramic a...

    February 15, 2016 — 09:30 AM to 04:30 PM

    Instructor: John Visser

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  • Repainting to Repurpose with Funcycled!

    Do you love watching makeover shows? Have you been wanting to spruce up your furniture? One fun way to create the new furniture trend is with a coat of paint! Come let us step you through the painting tech...

    February 24, 2016 — 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Instructor: Sarah and John Trop

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  • Repainting to Repurpose with Funcycled!

    Do you love watching makeover shows? Have you been wanting to spruce up your furniture? One fun way to create the new furniture trend is with a coat of paint! Come let us step you through the painting tech...

    February 25, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Sarah and John Trop

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  • Beginning Wheel

    Learn how to "throw" on the potter's wheel! Create vases, bowls, pots, and more. This class is for the true beginners who have always wanted to try their hand at the wheel. Experienced and approachable ins...

    March 1, 2016 — 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM

    Instructor: Kristen Martin

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  • Beginning Wheel

    Learn how to "throw" on the potter's wheel! Create vases, bowls, pots, and more. This class is for the true beginners who have always wanted to try their hand at the wheel. Experienced and approachable ins...

    March 2, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Sarah Pratt

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  • The Art of Handbuilding

    Handbuilding is a fun and creative introduction to ceramics. In this six week class, students will learn the basics of pinching, coiling, slab work, making simple molds, and much more. Discussions will be ...

    March 2, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Katherine Tholl

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  • Project Wood: Cutting Board

    Learn how to make a two-tone cutting board out of two types of hard wood such as cherry, maple or walnut using basic hand and power tools. You’ll learn some basic woodworking skills to use on other pro...

    March 3, 2016 — 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Melissa Collins

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  • Glass Beads: Introduction to Lampworking

    Glass bead making (lampworking) is an ancient Venetian art form that has experienced a great resurgence in the past several years. There are countless varieties of style, color, and shape that combine to m...

    March 8, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Renee Kingsley

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  • Repainting to Repurpose with Funcycled!

    Do you love watching makeover shows? Have you been wanting to spruce up your furniture? One fun way to create the new furniture trend is with a coat of paint! Come let us step you through the painting tech...

    March 9, 2016 — 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Instructor: Sarah and John Trop

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  • Repainting to Repurpose with Funcycled!

    Do you love watching makeover shows? Have you been wanting to spruce up your furniture? One fun way to create the new furniture trend is with a coat of paint! Come let us step you through the painting tech...

    March 10, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Sarah and John Trop

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  • The Potter’s Wheel

    To truly master the potter’s wheel, it takes years of study. In this class for the serious beginner or ongoing student, you will learn and develop wheel throwing skills and refine techniques on the potte...

    March 15, 2016 — 06:30 PM to 09:30 PM

    Instructor: John Visser

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  • Felted Fiber: From Functional to Frivolous

    Explore the magic of hand-felted wool! In this class, students will learn the ancient, alchemical craft of felting wool. Throughout the class we'll play with form, function, color, surface, texture and ad...

    March 15, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Jeannie Thomma

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  • Bangle Bracelet Workshop

    Fabricate a set of 3 bangle bracelets from 12 gauge wire; 1 copper, 1 brass, and 1 sterling silver. Learn how to cut wire to the correct length, solder, shape and polish. Keep the finish smooth, or create...

    March 17, 2016 — 05:30 PM to 09:30 PM

    Instructor: Morgana Fall

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  • Precious Metal Clay Exploration

    Explore the many ways that you can use fine silver precious metal clay to create jewelry designs of your own. Precious metal clay can be shaped like clay to produce uniquely textured surfaces, resulting in...

    March 19, 2016 — 09:30 AM to 05:00 PM

    Instructor: Nancy Miller

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  • Create a Stained Glass Panel

    No matter what your level of experience may be, you can create a beautiful stained glass panel! If you are a beginner you will choose from four available designs, learn how to cut glass, assemble, foil and...

    March 19, 2016 — 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM

    Instructor: Theresa Faul

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  • Hammered Circle Earrings Workshop

    In this workshop you will create two pairs of simple, stunning circle dangle earings; one copper and one silver, finished with a hammered texture. Students will also learn how to fabricate their own silver...

    March 20, 2016 — 12:30 PM to 03:30 PM

    Instructor: Morgana Fall

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  • Stained Glass Jewelry Workshop

    Bring two fabulous art forms together to make pendants, earrings, and more. Beginners will learn introductory stained glass and metalsmithing techniques, while experienced students will expand their horizo...

    March 20, 2016 — 12:00 PM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Theresa Faul

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  • Repainting to Repurpose with Funcycled!

    Do you love watching makeover shows? Have you been wanting to spruce up your furniture? One fun way to create the new furniture trend is with a coat of paint! Come let us step you through the painting tech...

    March 23, 2016 — 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Instructor: Sarah and John Trop

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  • Repainting to Repurpose with Funcycled!

    Do you love watching makeover shows? Have you been wanting to spruce up your furniture? One fun way to create the new furniture trend is with a coat of paint! Come let us step you through the painting tech...

    March 24, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Sarah and John Trop

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  • The Potter’s Wheel

    To truly master the potter’s wheel, it takes years of study. In this class for the serious beginner or ongoing student, you will learn and develop wheel throwing skills and refine techniques on the potte...

    March 25, 2016 — 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM

    Instructor: John Visser

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  • Japanese Ceramics

    In this all level course, students will be introduced to the rich ceramics, history and culture of Japan. Students will explore Japanese ceramic forms and decorative techniques as well as learn about tea c...

    April 4, 2016 — 06:30 PM to 09:30 PM

    Instructor: Jillian Hirsch

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  • Beautiful and Functional Ceramic Tiles

    Explore the rich history and artistic process of tile making. Join ceramic artist and mosaic muralist Jillian Hirsch in a 6 week class that focuses on tile making and decorating. Jillian will go over the m...

    April 5, 2016 — 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM

    Instructor: Jillian Hirsch

    Details & Signup
  • Repainting to Repurpose with Funcycled!

    Do you love watching makeover shows? Have you been wanting to spruce up your furniture? One fun way to create the new furniture trend is with a coat of paint! Come let us step you through the painting tech...

    April 6, 2016 — 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Instructor: Sarah and John Trop

    Details & Signup
  • Repainting to Repurpose with Funcycled!

    Do you love watching makeover shows? Have you been wanting to spruce up your furniture? One fun way to create the new furniture trend is with a coat of paint! Come let us step you through the painting tech...

    April 7, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Sarah and John Trop

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  • Sculpting with Clay

    For those interested in learning to sculpt in clay, this introduction will give you the tools and guidance to begin. You’ll begin by sculpting your ideas on a small scale, and then learning how to enlarg...

    April 9, 2016 — 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM

    Instructor: Nancy Steckel

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  • Beginning Wheel

    Learn how to "throw" on the potter's wheel! Create vases, bowls, pots, and more. This class is for the true beginners who have always wanted to try their hand at the wheel. Experienced and approachable ins...

    April 12, 2016 — 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM

    Instructor: Kristen Martin

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  • Bead Weaving: Playing with Peyote Stitch

    In this 3-session class, you'll explore the magic of bead weaving. The focus of your bead weaving adventures will be on the peyote stitch, and the many variations that it offers for creating beaded jewels...

    April 12, 2016 — 06:30 PM to 08:30 PM

    Instructor: Jeannie Thomma

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  • Beginning Wheel

    Learn how to "throw" on the potter's wheel! Create vases, bowls, pots, and more. This class is for the true beginners who have always wanted to try their hand at the wheel. Experienced and approachable ins...

    April 13, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Sarah Pratt

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  • Forged Cuff Bracelet Workshop

    In this short jewelry workshop, students will learn how to form a piece of heavy gauge sterling silver wire into a beautiful, hammered (forged) cuff bracelet. No experience necessary. ...

    April 16, 2016 — 01:00 PM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Morgana Fall

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  • Repainting to Repurpose with Funcycled!

    Do you love watching makeover shows? Have you been wanting to spruce up your furniture? One fun way to create the new furniture trend is with a coat of paint! Come let us step you through the painting tech...

    April 20, 2016 — 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Instructor: Sarah and John Trop

    Details & Signup
  • The Art of Handbuilding

    Handbuilding is a fun and creative introduction to ceramics. In this six week class, students will learn the basics of pinching, coiling, slab work, making simple molds, and much more. Discussions will be ...

    April 20, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Katherine Tholl

    Details & Signup
  • Repainting to Repurpose with Funcycled!

    Do you love watching makeover shows? Have you been wanting to spruce up your furniture? One fun way to create the new furniture trend is with a coat of paint! Come let us step you through the painting tech...

    April 21, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Sarah and John Trop

    Details & Signup
  • Create a Stained Glass Panel

    No matter what your level of experience may be, you can create a beautiful stained glass panel! If you are a beginner you will choose from four available designs, learn how to cut glass, assemble, foil and...

    April 23, 2016 — 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM

    Instructor: Theresa Faul

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  • SOLD OUT! Woodworking 101

    This class introduces beginners to basic woodworking skills. Aspiring woodworkers will be familiarized with the shop environment, learn the safe and proper use of many common woodworking tools, as well as ...

    April 28, 2016 — 06:30 PM to 09:30 PM

    Instructor: Robert W. Kehn

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  • Stacking Rings Workshop

    Fabricate a set of 3 stacking rings from 12 gauge wire; 1 copper, 1 brass, and 1 sterling silver. Learn to measure wire for the correct ring size, solder, shape and polish. Keep the finish smooth, or creat...

    May 5, 2016 — 05:30 PM to 09:30 PM

    Instructor: Morgana Fall

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  • Quilted Selfies

    Selfies... You either love them or you hate them! Come to this one day class and you will learn a whole new meaning of the word. Instead of posting pictures of ourselves to Facebook, we’ll be tracing ou...

    May 7, 2016 — 12:00 PM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Barbara Allen

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  • Project Wood: Cutting Board

    Learn how to make a two-tone cutting board out of two types of hard wood such as cherry, maple or walnut using basic hand and power tools. You’ll learn some basic woodworking skills to use on other pro...

    May 14, 2016 — 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Melissa Collins

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  • Stained Glass Box Workshop

    Create a beautiful stained glass box in an afternoon! If you are a beginner you will learn introductory stained glass techniques, and as an experienced student you will expand your horizon in this medium. ...

    May 15, 2016 — 12:00 PM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Theresa Faul

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  • Sterling Metal Clay with an Emphasis on Rings

    Sterling clay (.960) is one of the newer metal clays in the Precious Metal Clay (PMC) line. Sterling clay has increased strength, forgiving drying times and the same firing process as .925 clay, making it ...

    May 18, 2016 — 09:30 AM to 05:00 PM

    Instructor: Nancy Miller

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  • The Potter’s Wheel

    To truly master the potter’s wheel, it takes years of study. In this class for the serious beginner or ongoing student, you will learn and develop wheel throwing skills and refine techniques on the potte...

    May 20, 2016 — 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM

    Instructor: John Visser

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  • Create a Stained Glass Panel

    No matter what your level of experience may be, you can create a beautiful stained glass panel! If you are a beginner you will choose from four available designs, learn how to cut glass, assemble, foil and...

    May 21, 2016 — 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM

    Instructor: Theresa Faul

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Intermediate

  • Woodworking 102

    In this longer extension of Woodworking 101, students will use the knowledge acquired to create projects based on their own personal preferences and skill level. Using the hand and power tools in our wood ...

    March 7, 2016 — 06:30 PM to 09:30 PM

    Instructor: Robert W. Kehn

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  • Beyond The Basic Bead: Adding Depth with Encasing

    An encasement layer of clear glass adds depth and interest to the bead design. In this class, students will learn various methods of adding an encasing layer of glass to beads. Altering the look and design...

    April 12, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Renee Kingsley

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  • Sewing with Patterns

    Do you like to sew but have been stopped cold by the sometimes confusing directions on the commercial patterns you buy in the store? Grainline, notches, with or without nap and then the drawings? Ahhh! Pat...

    April 19, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Megan Ingalls Stasi

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  • Beyond The Basic Bead: Metal Inclusion

    Note: Introduction to Lampworking is a Prerequisite for this class. Glass not enough for you? Add metal to your lampwork beads! This class will cover tips and techniques for metal inclusion: (copper, gold ...

    May 17, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Renee Kingsley

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Advanced

  • Advanced Study in Wheel Throwing

    This advanced level class will improve students technical mastery on the wheel. Demonstrations of advanced throwing techniques will include a variety of different kinds of vessels. This intense and focuse...

    March 9, 2016 — 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM

    Instructor: John Visser

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  • Independent Study in Clay

    This is a wonderful opportunity for an experienced clay student to realize a personal goal in clay. Working independently, students will pursue their own ceramic project objectives with John Visser, who ha...

    March 10, 2016 — 06:30 PM to 09:30 PM

    Instructor: John Visser

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  • Advanced Study in Wheel Throwing

    This advanced level class will improve students technical mastery on the wheel. Demonstrations of advanced throwing techniques will include a variety of different kinds of vessels. This intense and focuse...

    May 4, 2016 — 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM

    Instructor: John Visser

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  • Independent Study in Clay

    This is a wonderful opportunity for an experienced clay student to realize a personal goal in clay. Working independently, students will pursue their own ceramic project objectives with John Visser, who ha...

    May 5, 2016 — 06:30 PM to 09:30 PM

    Instructor: John Visser

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