Beginner

  • Introduction to the Pottery Wheel

    In this introductory pottery class, instructor Sarah Pratt will teach students the basic skills, functions and techniques of the pottery wheel. This is a fun, hands-on class for any beginner to be introdu...

    September 28, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Sarah Pratt

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  • Clay Sculpture Exploration

    In this class, you will learn the basic fundamentals of sculpting with clay based on your own unique ideas. Students will have the opportunity to create, glaze and fire 1-2 sculptures by the end of six wee...

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

    Instructor: Nancy Steckel

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  • Craft for Credit: Introduction to Pottery – LIMITED AVAILABILITY – CALL 518.273.0552 X231 TO REGISTER

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

    October 3, 2016 — 02:00 PM to 05:00 PM

    Instructor: John Visser

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  • Craft for Credit: 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, glass cutting, soldering an...

    October 3, 2016 — 02:00 PM to 05:00 PM

    Instructor: Theresa Faul

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  • Craft for Credit: 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, glass cutting, soldering an...

    October 3, 2016 — 10:00 AM to 01:00 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...

    October 4, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Sarah and John Trop

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  • Craft for Credit: 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, soldering and polishing....

    October 5, 2016 — 02:00 PM to 05:00 PM

    Instructor: Maria Levin

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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 ...

    October 5, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Katherine Tholl

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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 and drafting skills. Infi...

    October 5, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Megan Ingalls Stasi

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  • Craft for Credit:Introduction to Furniture Making

    This course 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 use of hand and power tool...

    October 6, 2016 — 06:30 PM to 09:30 PM

    Instructor: Robert W. Kehn

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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 possibilities of clay. Techn...

    October 6, 2016 — 02:00 PM to 05:00 PM

    Instructor: John Visser

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  • Craft for Credit: Introduction to Furniture Making

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

    October 8, 2016 — 09:30 AM to 12:30 PM

    Instructor: Robert W. Kehn

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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, soldering and polishing....

    October 8, 2016 — 09:30 AM to 12:30 PM

    Instructor: Gail Bossalini

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  • Terrarium Workshop

    Build your own mini, living ecosystem with hands-on guidance from experienced terrarium maker, Marla Silverstein. In this course you will learn tips and tricks for maintaining a healthy terrarium for years...

    October 9, 2016 — 12:00 PM to 03:00 PM

    Instructor: Marla Silverstein

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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. ...

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

    Instructor: Morgana Fall

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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...

    October 15, 2016 — 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM

    Instructor: Theresa Faul

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  • Ceramics Exploration: Riverside Community Inclusion Project

    Join us in the clay studio for this hands on class in all things clay! Great for the beginner who wants to focus on handbuilding and get to know what it’s like to work in this expressive medium. ...

    October 21, 2016 — 09:30 AM to 11:00 PM

    Instructor: Sarah Pratt

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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. ...

    October 23, 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...

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

    Instructor: Sarah and John Trop

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  • Ceramics Exploration: Riverside Community Inclusion Project

    Join us in the clay studio for this hands on class in all things clay! Great for the beginner who wants to focus on handbuilding and get to know what it’s like to work in this expressive medium. ...

    October 28, 2016 — 09:30 AM to 11:00 AM

    Instructor: Sarah Pratt

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  • Stained Glass Halloween Ornament Workshop

    Calling all kids, and kids at heart. Create a ghoulishly frightening Halloween ornament in an afternoon! You'll learn basic stained glass techniques and will come away with a new appreciation for the art f...

    October 29, 2016 — 12:00 PM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Theresa Faul

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  • The Practice of SoulCollage®

    SoulCollage® is a creative, fun and easy means of self-expression. It is also a powerful tool that can be used towards deeper self knowledge and understanding. Using simple materials — magazine images...

    October 29, 2016 — 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM

    Instructor: Carol Coogan

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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...

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

    Instructor: Kristen Martin

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  • Stained Glass Candle Holder Workshop

    Create a beautiful stained glass candle holder to capture the light 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'...

    November 5, 2016 — 12:00 PM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Theresa Faul

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  • Bold Multi-Layered Disc Earrings

    Bring together different metal colors and a variety of intriguing textures to create irresistible earrings. Layer together 3 different sized metal discs to create a dynamic look. Choose how you texture eac...

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

    Instructor: Morgana Fall

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  • Clay Sculpture Exploration

    In this class, you will learn the basic fundamentals of sculpting with clay based on your own unique ideas. Students will have the opportunity to create, glaze and fire 1-2 sculptures by the end of six wee...

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

    Instructor: Nancy Steckel

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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...

    November 12, 2016 — 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM

    Instructor: Theresa Faul

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  • Create a Stained Glass Sun Catcher

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

    November 13, 2016 — 12:00 PM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Theresa Faul

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  • Sewing Salon

    Anyone with basic sewing skills is invited to join this group sewing workshop. Do you find commercial patterns confusing and would like to have someone decipher the directions for you? Do you get frustrate...

    November 16, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Megan Ingalls Stasi

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  • Silver Metal Clay Exploration

    Explore the many ways that you can use silver in a metal clay formulation to create jewelry designs of your own. The newest way of working with silver is metal clay which can be shaped like clay to produc...

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

    Instructor: Nancy Miller

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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...

    November 29, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Sarah and John Trop

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  • Zipper Pouch Sewing Workshop

    Who doesn't need a handmade zipper pouch! Great for gifting or for yourself, the zipper pouch comes in a million sizes and styles. In this workshop we'll learn how to make two different styles while conque...

    December 3, 2016 — 10:00 AM to 02:00 PM

    Instructor: Megan Ingalls Stasi

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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...

    December 4, 2016 — 11:00 AM to 03:00 PM

    Instructor: Morgana Fall

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  • Sweater Mittens

    Do you want to make perfect handmade gifts for Christmas this year? Come to the workshop and make some super cute "upcycled" sweater mittens for everyone on your list. Pattern templates for women's, men's ...

    December 10, 2016 — 12:00 PM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Megan Ingalls Stasi

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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'll take home a fabulous ...

    December 10, 2016 — 12:30 PM to 04:30 PM

    Instructor: Theresa Faul

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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...

    December 11, 2016 — 12:00 PM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Theresa Faul

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  • Bold Multi-Layered Disc Earrings

    Bring together different metal colors and a variety of intriguing textures to create irresistible earrings. Layer together 3 different sized metal discs to create a dynamic look. Choose how you texture eac...

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

    Instructor: Morgana Fall

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  • Iris Folded Greeting Cards with Upcycled Book Workshop

    This traditional paper crafting technique originated in Holland and makes a striking greeting card. Strips of folded paper create a spiral design that resembles the iris of a camera. We will use discarded ...

    December 17, 2016 — 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM

    Instructor: Megan Ingalls Stasi

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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...

    December 17, 2016 — 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM

    Instructor: Theresa Faul

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Intermediate

  • Craft for Credit: 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 fabricating skills will expand the...

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

    Instructor: Maria Levin

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  • Craft for Credit: 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 will be on the aesthetics of...

    October 8, 2016 — 01:00 PM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Robert W. Kehn

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  • Mixed Metal Pendant

    In this 2 session workshop, you will create a multi-layered metal pendant with a bezel-set stone accent. You will be guided to design your own organic shapes and cut them out of metal, solder down a bezel,...

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

    Instructor: Morgana Fall

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Advanced

  • Craft for Credit: Jewelry III: Stone Setting

    Techniques of setting cabochon and faceted stones in both handmade and commercial settings will be taught in this course. Construction of bezel and basket settings for round - and fancy - shaped stones wil...

    October 3, 2016 — 06:30 PM to 09:30 PM

    Instructor: Maria Levin

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  • Advanced Pottery

    This class is a continuing development of pottery techniques with a refinement in both technical and aesthetic pursuits. The emphasis in this class will be to bring students' skills to a point where the c...

    October 4, 2016 — 02:00 PM to 05:00 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...

    October 13, 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...

    November 2, 2016 — 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM

    Instructor: John Visser

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