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Classes: August 20-25, 2011
Basketry
IBOCs—Indented Bottom, Oval Corner Baskets
Instructor: Elaine Robson
Revel in a week of reed baskets with indented corners. Small or big…round or oval…you can’t help but love the crisp...
Basketry
 
Blacksmithing
Mastering the Funda-"metals" of Blacksmithing
Instructor: Mark Aspery
This is your entry into the blacksmith craft, and with this experience, you can go anywhere. Move through a variety of...
Blacksmithing
 
Cooking
Chocolate & French Pastries
Instructor: Robert Reeb
Love chocolate, but don’t know much about working with it? Learn how to temper chocolate and make truffles, as well as...
Cooking
 
Jewelry
Find Your Silver Lining
Instructor: Molly Sharp
Begin or renew your silversmithing skills while designing and fabricating wearable art from sterling silver. Etch patterns...
Jewelry
 
Mixed Media
Paper Beads and Much More
Instructor: Judith A. Jetson
Discover how to recycle everyday fiber such as newspapers and magazines into unique paper beads. But that’s not all! Learn...
Mixed Media, Paper Arts
 
Painting
You Always Wanted to Paint!
Instructors: Mary Jane Volkmann, Kathleen Wobie
Using the landscape for inspiration, explore the fundamentals of painting with acrylics. Whether you are attracted to...
Painting
 
Paper Arts
Paper Beads and Much More
Instructor: Judith A. Jetson
Discover how to recycle everyday fiber such as newspapers and magazines into unique paper beads. But that’s not all! Learn...
Mixed Media, Paper Arts
 
Sewing
Three Straw Hats and a Feather for Your Cap
Instructor: Jan Wutkowski
Learn to make sensational hats from parisisal, braid, and sinamay straws by various millinery methods. Designing, blocking,...
Sewing, Unique Offerings
 
Unique Offerings
Three Straw Hats and a Feather for Your Cap
Instructor: Jan Wutkowski
Learn to make sensational hats from parisisal, braid, and sinamay straws by various millinery methods. Designing, blocking,...
Sewing, Unique Offerings
 
Woodcarving
Techniques in Woodcarving
Instructor: Marvin Daniels
Enjoy a class that covers a little bit of everything in woodcarving. Take a block of wood and learn to carve a small animal....
Woodcarving
 
Woodturning
Beyond Basic Bowls
Instructor: Mark P. Gardner
Set your woodturnings apart from ubiquitous bowls! Gain skills for producing unique turned and carved items, such as bowls...
Woodturning
 
Woodworking
Constructing a Mountain Dulcimer
Instructor: Jack Smoot
Build a mountain (lap) dulcimer from supplied hardwoods and hardware with consideration given to design as it relates to the...
Woodworking
 
Writing
Your Life—Your Stories
Instructor: Glenda Beall
Use your life experiences, favorite photos, or keepsakes to help you develop stories and personal essays. Your stories are...
Writing
 
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