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Classes: July 6-8, 2012 (Weekend)
Beads
A Fiery, Fun Weekend Making Glass Beads
Instructor: Lynday Huneycutt
Beginners will enjoy working for the first time with a torch’s flame and glass to make beads, and returning students are...
Beads, Glass
 
Blacksmithing
The Colonial Candlestand
Instructor: Jerry Darnell
Like the 18th-century period of blacksmithing? Learn traditional techniques to forge a unique candlestand that you will...
Blacksmithing
 
Book Arts
Binding with Leather, Copper, and More
Instructor: Hollis Fouts
Discover how to age and decorate copper, brass, and other metals without harsh chemicals. Learn to add color with inks,...
Book Arts, Metalwork
 
Drawing
Painting in Dry-brush Watercolor
Instructor: Alan R. Young
Unlike traditional watercolor worked wet-in-wet, dry-brush emphasis is on building thin layers, pulling paint over dry paper...
Drawing, Painting
 
Glass
A Fiery, Fun Weekend Making Glass Beads
Instructor: Lynday Huneycutt
Beginners will enjoy working for the first time with a torch’s flame and glass to make beads, and returning students are...
Beads, Glass
 
Jewelry
Wondrous Precious-metal Wire Weaving
Instructor: Cindy Moore
This enjoyable, process-oriented class will allow you to explore basic wire-weaving techniques, with as many variations as...
Jewelry, Metalwork
 
Metalwork
Binding with Leather, Copper, and More
Instructor: Hollis Fouts
Discover how to age and decorate copper, brass, and other metals without harsh chemicals. Learn to add color with inks,...
Book Arts, Metalwork
 
Wondrous Precious-metal Wire Weaving
Instructor: Cindy Moore
This enjoyable, process-oriented class will allow you to explore basic wire-weaving techniques, with as many variations as...
Jewelry, Metalwork
 
Music
Shape Note Singing School
Instructors: Laurel Horton, Steve Walker, Becky Walker, Mike Nichols
“Sing the shapes” from the Christian Harmony, a seven-shape version of a singing tradition that dates back 200 years and is...
Music
 
Nature Studies
Mountains and Minerals
Instructor: Bob Grove
Become a rock hound! Enjoy field trips to behold the geological splendor of the Southern Appalachians and learn their...
Nature Studies
 
Painting
Painting in Dry-brush Watercolor
Instructor: Alan R. Young
Unlike traditional watercolor worked wet-in-wet, dry-brush emphasis is on building thin layers, pulling paint over dry paper...
Drawing, Painting
 
Quilting
Charm-pack Daisies
Instructor: Audrey Hiers
Make a scrappy patchwork wallhanging from charm-pack squares. This cheerful horizontal design features raw-edge, big-stitch...
Quilting
 
Rugs
Hooking for the First Time
Instructor: Virginia Baker
Learn to “paint” with wool. While hooking a 10-inch primitive mat, become familiar with the tools, terms, and the techniques...
Rugs
 
Woodcarving
Spoons, Spreaders, & Scoops
Instructor: Frank Boyd
Spoons, spreaders, and scoops are not only useful in the kitchen, but also make wonderful gifts and are surprisingly easy to...
Woodcarving
 
Woodturning
Multi-axis Turning
Instructor: Frank Penta
Intermediate students will learn to turn a variety of multi-axis projects, including birdhouses, boxes, goblets, and bottle...
Woodturning
 
Writing
Calling All Muses!
Instructor: Karen Paul Holmes
Let’s stir the creative juices with help from other muses. Stream-of-consciousness writing to classical music will get us...
Writing
 
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