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Classes: November 1-7, 2009
Basketry
Nantucket Baskets: A True American Art Form
Instructor: Alan Litchfield
Make a spectacular set of three nested Nantucket-style serving trays that can be expanded to a set of seven in the future....
Basketry
 
Blacksmithing
Traditional Joinery Projects
Instructor: Clay Spencer
Intermediate to advanced smiths ready to move to larger projects will use techniques such as scrolls, tenons,...
Blacksmithing
 
Clay
A Family Tradition in Clay
Instructors: John E. Dodson, Brad Dodson
Explore pottery making with a family who has been creating together since the 1970s. Begin with handbuilding to discover its...
Clay
 
Cooking
Holiday Fare at the Open Hearth
Instructor: Kay Moss
Prepare festive foods at the hearth as you make friends with the bake kettle, spit, and pipkin. Heritage dishes worthy of...
Cooking
 
Drawing
Illustrating Nature's Marvelous Patterns
Instructor: Redenta Soprano
Have you ever considered that a snail shell, galaxy, and sweet pea tendril all share a common design? Discover the...
Drawing
 
Enameling
Playing with Fire - Experimental Enameling
Instructor: Steve Artz
Take a fun and creative look at the art of fusing glass to metal using innovative tools and techniques. Form and texture...
Enameling
 
Gardening
Arborsculpture
Instructor: Richard Reames
Arborsculpture is a rare art form that uses live saplings to create living furniture and other structures like fences,...
Gardening, Nature Studies, Unique Offerings, Woodworking
 
Glass
Stained Glass Panels
Instructor: Carole Hutchison
Use the Tiffany-style foil method to create an exquisite stained-glass panel for your home. We'll utilize a system of...
Glass
 
Music
Building a Square-neck Resonator Guitar (Dobro)
Instructor: Bob Alexander
Build a performance-quality, wood-bodied, square-neck guitar that you will be proud to play and display. Several choices of...
Music, Woodworking
 
Continuing Autoharp
Instructor: Les Gustafson-Zook
Attention advanced-beginning to intermediate autoharp players looking for new ways to add style and musicality to your...
Music
 
Nature Studies
Arborsculpture
Instructor: Richard Reames
Arborsculpture is a rare art form that uses live saplings to create living furniture and other structures like fences,...
Gardening, Nature Studies, Unique Offerings, Woodworking
 
Photography
Photographing the Natural World Around You
Instructor: Robert Priddy
Build on your basic camera skills while enjoying the beauty of natural mountain surroundings. We'll combine field trips with...
Photography
 
Quilting
The Campbell Folk School Quilt
Instructor: Sunnie Malesky
Sew a sampler of traditional quilt blocks that tell the story of the Folk School. Make the nine-block quilt designed for...
Quilting
 
Rugs
Weaving Shaker Rag Rugs
Instructor: Melissa Weaver Dunning
Champions at recycling, the Shakers graced their plain wood floors with warm and colorful rag rugs. Turkey tracks and...
Rugs, Weaving
 
Unique Offerings
Arborsculpture
Instructor: Richard Reames
Arborsculpture is a rare art form that uses live saplings to create living furniture and other structures like fences,...
Gardening, Nature Studies, Unique Offerings, Woodworking
 
Weaving
Weaving Shaker Rag Rugs
Instructor: Melissa Weaver Dunning
Champions at recycling, the Shakers graced their plain wood floors with warm and colorful rag rugs. Turkey tracks and...
Rugs, Weaving
 
Woodcarving
Old World Santa
Instructor: Ron Ransom
Choose from Santas of three different sizes to carve in the Old World method in an atmosphere that allows for individual...
Woodcarving
 
Woodturning
Firewood to Fine Art
Instructor: Robert C. Clemons
Expand your artistic turning talent while gaining experience with the bowl gouge. Learn to work with green wood and visit...
Woodturning
 
Woodworking
Arborsculpture
Instructor: Richard Reames
Arborsculpture is a rare art form that uses live saplings to create living furniture and other structures like fences,...
Gardening, Nature Studies, Unique Offerings, Woodworking
 
Building a Square-neck Resonator Guitar (Dobro)
Instructor: Bob Alexander
Build a performance-quality, wood-bodied, square-neck guitar that you will be proud to play and display. Several choices of...
Music, Woodworking
 
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