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Classes: October 14-20, 2012
Basketry
Baskets for the Time of Your Life
Instructor: Tika Tucker
Tailgating, toting, decorating, or organizing—baskets can do anything and look good doing it! Learn how to plan and execute...
Basketry, Dyeing
 
Beads
Glass Magic!
Instructor: Kaleigh Hessel
After a review of beadmaking basics, we’ll concentrate on making magic, exploring color reactions, reactive glass, and the...
Beads, Glass
 
Innovative Wire Art Jewelry
Instructor: Judy Peppers
Explore the art of wire wrap to create beautiful sterling-silver, copper, or gold-filled bracelets, pendants, rings,...
Beads, Jewelry
 
Blacksmithing
Dragons, Wizards, & Horses
Instructor: Steve Williamson
Experienced smiths will learn to make many varieties of wizard heads, rail-spike heads, and an array of animal heads—horses,...
Blacksmithing
 
Clay
Beginning Wheel
Instructor: Dan Vanderlaan
Teach your hands and fingers to bring order, form, and beauty to a wet lump of clay. Learn to center, open, and create...
Clay
 
Cooking
The Science of Bread
Instructor: Emily Buehler
Home bakers—if you desire a deeper understanding of bread-making and improved techniques, join us to fully examine each step...
Cooking
 
Dolls, Bears, & Figurative Sculpture
Cloth Dolls—Imagine It, Design It, Create It!
Instructor: Charlie Patricolo
Create an original cloth doll with a unique personality. With guidance, start by creating a pattern for the head. As your...
Dolls, Bears, & Figurative Sculpture
 
Drawing
Immerse Yourself in Watercolor
Instructor: Marilynn Brandenburger
This is the class you’ve sought—a structured immersion in watercolor fundamentals for beginning to intermediate painters....
Drawing, Painting
 
Dyeing
Baskets for the Time of Your Life
Instructor: Tika Tucker
Tailgating, toting, decorating, or organizing—baskets can do anything and look good doing it! Learn how to plan and execute...
Basketry, Dyeing
 
Glass
Glass Magic!
Instructor: Kaleigh Hessel
After a review of beadmaking basics, we’ll concentrate on making magic, exploring color reactions, reactive glass, and the...
Beads, Glass
 
Jewelry
Innovative Wire Art Jewelry
Instructor: Judy Peppers
Explore the art of wire wrap to create beautiful sterling-silver, copper, or gold-filled bracelets, pendants, rings,...
Beads, Jewelry
 
Knitting
Fair Isle Knitting Design
Instructor: Elizabeth Johnston
Begin designing and knitting your own Fair Isle garment with a native Shetlander. Explore knitting in the traditional...
Knitting
 
Music
Build 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 Fiddle
Instructor: Cathy Grant
Explore the distinctive bowing patterns and ornaments of fiddling. Learn to play on two strings, shuffle your bow, and play...
Music
 
Painting
Immerse Yourself in Watercolor
Instructor: Marilynn Brandenburger
This is the class you’ve sought—a structured immersion in watercolor fundamentals for beginning to intermediate painters....
Drawing, Painting
 
Photography
Improving Your Digital Images Naturally
Instructor: Joyce Dumas
Learn and practice techniques for improving your nature photography skills. Engage in class discussions, field shoots, and...
Photography
 
Rugs
Rug Hooking—Basics and Geometrics
Instructor: Lisanne Miller
Interested in rug hooking, but prefer a modern look? We’ll cover rug-hooking design, as well as basics. Explore different...
Rugs
 
Stone, Sculpture & Mosaics
The Art of Mosaics Using Broken Dishes
Instructor: Jennifer Freeman
Experience the art of pique assiette, using broken dishes and found objects to create a unique mosaic tabletop or mirror....
Stone, Sculpture & Mosaics
 
Woodturning
Bring Life to Your Work
Instructor: Dixie Biggs
Remember that power carver or woodburner you bought that’s still in the box? Break them out to add personality to your work...
Woodturning
 
Woodworking
Build 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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