Beginner

  • Bead Embroidery

    Take your beading to the next level! In this class, you’ll learn basic embroidery stitches to create a necklace focal piece or pin using a variety of bead shapes and sizes around...

    December 4, 2014 — 06:30 PM to 08:30 PM

    Instructor: Kathleen Cianfarani

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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 ...

    December 13, 2014 — 12:00 PM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Theresa Faul

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  • Stained Glass Ornament Workshop

    Create a simple, beautiful hanging ornament in an afternoon! You'll learn some basic stained glass techniques and will come away with a new appreciation for the art form. Plus, you...

    December 14, 2014 — 12:00 PM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Theresa Faul

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  • Community Inclusion Project Classes: Fun with Felted Wool & Fiber!

    Dive into the creative process by making works of art with fiber. In this 8-session class students focus their attention on making playful artistic creations through the use of wo...

    January 6, 2015 — 01:30 PM to 03:30 PM

    Instructor: Jeannie Thomma

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  • The Potter’s Wheel

    In this all-levels class, students will learn how to throw on the potter’s wheel and develop wheel throwing skills, refine techniques, and explore the creative aspects of the med...

    January 13, 2015 — 06:30 PM to 09:30 PM

    Instructor: John Visser

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  • The Potter’s Wheel

    In this all-levels class, students will learn how to throw on the potter’s wheel and develop wheel throwing skills, refine techniques, and explore the creative aspects of the med...

    January 16, 2015 — 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! Beginners will choose from four available designs, learn how to cut glass, assemble,...

    January 17, 2015 — 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM

    Instructor: Theresa Faul

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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. Experie...

    January 20, 2015 — 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM

    Instructor: Kristen Martin

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  • Jewelry and Metalsmithing 101

    This is an introductory class covering the fundamental concepts and techniques of both design and creation of metal jewelry. Students will be introduced to piercing, filing, solder...

    January 20, 2015 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Maria Fusco

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  • Try It! Jewelry Studio Tour

    Have you always wondered what it would be like to take a jewelry or metalsmithing class? Try it! Get a feel for our jewelry classes before you sign up for an extended class. In thi...

    January 20, 2015 — 04:00 PM to 05:30 PM

    Instructor: Maria Fusco

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  • Try It! Pottery Studio Tour

    Have you always wondered what it would be like to take a pottery class? Try it! Get a feel for our pottery classes before you sign up for an extended class. Students will learn all...

    January 21, 2015 — 12:00 PM to 01:30 PM

    Instructor: Kristen Martin

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  • Try It! Pottery Studio Tour

    Have you always wondered what it would be like to take a pottery class? Try it! Get a feel for our pottery classes before you sign up for an extended class. Students will learn all...

    January 22, 2015 — 05:00 PM to 06:30 PM

    Instructor: John Visser

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  • Basic Knitting

    In this knitting class for beginners you’ll learn how to knit, purl, cast on, bind off, and more, while making a knitted cat and a simple neck cowl. Whether you need to refresh y...

    January 25, 2015 — 01:30 PM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Christine Good

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  • Stained Glass I

    This class is an introduction to basic stained glass techniques and will explore Tiffany Foil aspects of two-dimensional stained glass construction, including preliminary work, gl...

    January 26, 2015 — 06:30 PM to 09:30 PM

    Instructor: Theresa Faul

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  • Stained Glass I

    This class is an introduction to basic stained glass techniques and will explore Tiffany Foil aspects of two-dimensional stained glass construction, including preliminary work, gl...

    January 26, 2015 — 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM

    Instructor: Theresa Faul

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  • Introduction to Pottery

    This is an introductory course in stoneware ceramics. Through lectures, wheel throwing, and handbuilding, students will explore the aesthetic, sculptural, and functional possibilit...

    January 26, 2015 — 02:00 PM to 05:00 PM

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  • Basic Sewing & Pattern Drafting

    Whether you want to brush up on sewing or have never touched a sewing machine before, this is the class for you! A series of simple but satisfying projects will build basic sewing ...

    January 26, 2015 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Megan Ingalls Stasi

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  • Wearable Works of Art: Hand Felted Wool Scarves

    Set your imagination free in this one-day felting workshop guaranteed to chase your winter blues away! Designing a playful hand felted wool scarf will get your creative juices flow...

    January 26, 2015 — 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Jeannie Thomma

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  • 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 woodw...

    January 26, 2015 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Curtis Hebert

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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, an...

    January 26, 2015 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Renee Kingsley

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  • Try It! Stained Glass Studio Tour

    Have you always wondered what it would be like to take a stained glass class? Try it! Get a feel for the subject before you sign up for an extended class. In this class, students w...

    January 26, 2015 — 05:00 PM to 06:30 PM

    Instructor: Theresa Faul

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  • Introduction to Furniture Making

    This class is an introduction to the practical application of the basic knowledge of wood, using hand and power tools to make standard furniture joinery. This class involves the u...

    January 27, 2015 — 06:30 PM to 09:30 PM

    Instructor: John Hollis Allison

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  • Jewelry I

    This is an introductory course covering fundamental concepts and techniques of both the design and creation of original jewelry. It includes the techniques of piercing and filing,...

    January 28, 2015 — 02:00 PM to 05:00 PM

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  • Introduction to Pottery

    This is an introductory studio class in stoneware ceramics. Through lectures, wheel throwing, and hand-building, students will explore the aesthetic, sculptural, and functional po...

    January 28, 2015 — 06:30 PM to 09:30 PM

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  • Jewelry I

    This is an introductory course covering fundamental concepts and techniques of both the design and creation of original jewelry. It includes the techniques of piercing and filing,...

    January 29, 2015 — 06:30 PM to 09:30 PM

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  • Jewelry I

    This is an introductory course covering fundamental concepts and techniques of both the design and creation of original jewelry. It includes the techniques of piercing and filing,...

    January 31, 2015 — 09:30 AM to 12:30 PM

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  • Introduction to Furniture Making

    This class is an introduction to the practical application of the basic knowledge of wood, using hand and power tools to make standard furniture joinery. This class involves the u...

    January 31, 2015 — 01:00 PM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Robert W. Kehn

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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...

    February 8, 2015 — 12:00 PM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Theresa Faul

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  • Felting 101: Painting With Wool

    Discover the magical process of felting: one part joy, one part imagination. This workshop will introduce students to the alchemical art of wet felting. Students work with wool in ...

    February 23, 2015 — 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Jeannie Thomma

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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, an...

    February 23, 2015 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Renee Kingsley

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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 necessa...

    February 28, 2015 — 01:00 PM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Maria Fusco

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  • Musical Clay

    Love clay? Love music? In this class, the two art forms meet as students learn to make several musical instruments from clay. The history of various ancient instruments will be dis...

    March 2, 2015 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: John Visser

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  • Woodworking for Women 101

    Join this beginner friendly woodworking class designed for women. Learn the possibilities of working with wood as you explore creative work primarily with hand tool techniques, wit...

    March 4, 2015 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Melissa Collins

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  • Stained Glass Box Workshop

    Create a beautiful stained glass box in an afternoon! Beginners will learn introductory stained glass techniques, and experienced students will expand their horizons in this medium...

    March 7, 2015 — 12:00 PM to 05:00 PM

    Instructor: Theresa Faul

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  • The Potter’s Wheel

    In this all-levels class, students will learn how to throw on the potter’s wheel and develop wheel throwing skills, refine techniques, and explore the creative aspects of the med...

    March 17, 2015 — 06:30 PM to 09:30 PM

    Instructor: John Visser

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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. Experie...

    March 17, 2015 — 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM

    Instructor: Kristen Martin

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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! Beginners will choose from four available designs, learn how to cut glass, assemble,...

    March 19, 2015 — 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM

    Instructor: Theresa Faul

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  • The Potter’s Wheel

    In this all-levels course, students will learn how to throw on the potter’s wheel and continue to develop wheel throwing skills, refine techniques, and explore the creative aspec...

    March 20, 2015 — 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM

    Instructor: John Visser

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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 textur...

    March 21, 2015 — 09:30 AM to 05:00 PM

    Instructor: Nancy Miller

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  • Wearable Works of ART: Wild & Wooly Felted Purses

    In this one-day workshop fiber enthusiasts and fashionistas will explore the ancient alchemical craft of felting wool. Students will dive right into the joyful process of creating ...

    March 28, 2015 — 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Jeannie Thomma

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  • Felting 101: Painting With Wool

    Discover the magical process of felting: one part joy, one part imagination. This workshop will introduce students to the alchemical art of wet felting. Students work with wool in ...

    April 18, 2015 — 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Jeannie Thomma

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  • Felted Fiber: From Functional to Frivolous

    Explore the magic of hand felted wool! In this 6 week class, students will learn the ancient, alchemical craft of felting wool. Throughout the class students will play with form, ...

    April 21, 2015 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Jeannie Thomma

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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...

    April 21, 2015 — 01:00 PM to 05:00 PM

    Instructor: Theresa Faul

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  • Jewelry and Metalsmithing 101

    This is an introductory class covering the fundamental concepts and techniques of both design and creation of metal jewelry. Students will be introduced to piercing, filing, solder...

    April 21, 2015 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Maria Fusco

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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 m...

    April 22, 2015 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Katherine Tholl

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  • Rethinking the Chain

    This all levels class will introduce students to new and innovative concepts that relate to the chain. Each student will learn a variety of chain making techniques using both wire ...

    April 30, 2015 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Missy Graff

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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. Experie...

    May 5, 2015 — 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM

    Instructor: Kristen Martin

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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! Beginners will choose from four available designs, learn how to cut glass, assemble,...

    May 16, 2015 — 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM

    Instructor: Theresa Faul

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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 necessa...

    May 16, 2015 — 01:00 PM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Maria Fusco

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Intermediate

  • Beyond The Basic Bead: Fun with Florals

    Whether they are encased within the glass or elegantly placed on the surface of a bead, flowers are a beautiful addition to bead design. In this class, students will learn how to c...

    December 2, 2014 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Renee Kingsley

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  • Beyond The Basic Bead: Metal Inclusion

    Glass not enough for you? Add metal to your lampwork beads. This class will cover tips and techniques for metal inclusion (copper, gold and silver) in and on your lampwork beads. ...

    December 16, 2014 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Renee Kingsley

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  • Stained Glass II

    This course is a continuing development of stained glass techniques with refinement in both technical and aesthetic pursuits. The use of glass in the construction of three dimens...

    January 27, 2015 — 06:30 PM to 09:30 PM

    Instructor: Theresa Faul

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  • Jewelry II

    This is an advanced course in metalworking and jewelry design that will allow students to refine basic skills and explore advanced techniques. Stone setting, forming and fabricati...

    January 28, 2015 — 06:30 PM to 09:30 PM

    Instructor: Maria Fusco

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  • Advanced Furniture Making

    In this course, students will engage in the study and practice of advanced techniques of furniture making. Properties of various woods and inlay processes will be taught. Focus wi...

    January 29, 2015 — 06:30 PM to 09:30 PM

    Instructor: Robert W. Kehn

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  • Sewing with Patterns

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

    March 9, 2015 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Megan Ingalls Stasi

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  • Intro to Boat Building – Pirogues

    A pirogue is a simple boat, similar to a canoe, common in Louisiana but well suited to ponds and quiet lakes in New York. In this eight week class students will build their own sin...

    March 9, 2015 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Curtis Hebert

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  • Band Ring Workshop

    Using basic metalsmithing techniques, students will make a simple band ring from sterling silver with the option to embellish it using a variety of texturing methods. This class in...

    March 14, 2015 — 01:00 PM to 05:00 PM

    Instructor: Maria Fusco

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  • Beyond The Basic Bead: Surface Decoration

    Endless design possibilities begin with a simple dot or line. Students will learn how to lay dots and lines on the surface of a bead as the basis of bead design and style. Learn ho...

    March 23, 2015 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Renee Kingsley

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  • Beyond The Basic Bead: They Don’t Have to Be Round!

    Beads come in many shapes and sizes. In this class, students will learn how to use tools and marvering techniques to shape glass into square, triangle, bi-cone, tube, and tab shape...

    April 20, 2015 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Renee Kingsley

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  • Intro to Filigree

    Filigree is the art of twisting and soldering precious metals into intricate designs. Using beautiful unique lacy patterns, students will learn techniques for creating elegant fili...

    April 30, 2015 — 01:00 PM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Missy Graff

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  • Woodworking 102

    In this 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 ...

    May 4, 2015 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Curtis Hebert

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Advanced

  • 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...

    December 4, 2014 — 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...

    January 21, 2015 — 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM

    Instructor: John Visser

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  • Advanced Pottery

    This class is designed for the experienced pottery student. Students will be involved in advanced pottery techniques and will explore clay as a creative medium. This course invol...

    January 27, 2015 — 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...

    February 19, 2015 — 06:30 PM to 09:30 PM

    Instructor: John Visser

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  • Independent Study in Jewelry

    This class is for students continuing development of their jewelry and metalworking studies with refinement in both technical and aesthetic pursuits. Working with the instructor, s...

    March 10, 2015 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Maria Fusco

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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...

    March 18, 2015 — 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...

    April 23, 2015 — 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...

    May 13, 2015 — 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM

    Instructor: John Visser

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