Arts & Crafts

Program Description

Creations with Clay
Instructor: D. McMullen

Explore your creativity with clay. This class is for the beginner who wants to learn to create projects with clay. You will be introduced to the basics of working on the Potter’s wheel and create hand built projects using stoneware clay. Color slips are available, and projects will be finished using a glaze. A $20 materials fee is payable to the instructor the first night of class.

6 Wednesdays   May 16 – June 20       6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
CRN 50283         Bldg. 3 – Rm. 102        Fee $99

Stained Glass – Advanced, Copper Foil & Lead Techniques
Instructor: J. Rocker

Prerequisite: Stained Glass – Intermediate or equivalent.

A challenging, hands-on course for advanced stained glass techniques and pattern development. Class is suited for experienced stained glass artisans.

5 Tuesdays          Apr. 17 – May 15         6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
CRN 11333         Bldg. 2 – Rm. 219        Fee $65

Drawing Animals
Instructor: A. Martin

Have a favorite animal or pet or want to expand your drawing subjects? Join us and learn how to draw your favorite animals while connecting with nature in this relaxing environment. You will learn from an experienced drawing instructor the basic techniques such as shading, working on general shapes, details and capturing the essence of the animal subject. Bring to class two #2 pencils, a white hi-polymer eraser and an 11”x 8.5” sketchpad with spiral binding on the side.

4 Wednesdays   Apr. 4 – Apr. 25           10:00 a.m.  – Noon
CRN 11347         Bldg. 3 – Rm. 306        Fee $39

Paint Your Home, Barn or Favorite Building in Watercolor
Instructor: T. Hempel

Prerequisite: Techniques and Tips in Watercolor for Beginners or previous watercolor experience.

Bring a photo of a home, barn, or other favorite building and create a unique painting for yourself or a friend as a gift. For instructional purpose, take the photo on a sunny day with the sun at your back. Bring to class a kneaded eraser, a 140 lb. cold press watercolor sketchbook, a set of six basic watercolors and three brushes.

4 Tuesdays         May 1 – May 22           Noon – 2:00 p.m.
CRN 11745         Bldg. 3 – Rm. 306        Fee $39

Pattern Reading for Crocheting
Instructor: G. Farley

Learn the basics of pattern reading for crocheting in this one-night workshop, including terminology, symbols and how to interpret instructions. Bring yarn and a hook (any size) to class as we take a hands-on approach to learning.  

2 Thursdays        Apr. 12 – Apr. 19         5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
CRN 11341         Bldg. 3 – Rm. 306        Fee $28

Crocheting – Storage Containers & Baskets
Instructor: G. Farley

Prerequisite: Beginner Crocheting, Refresher Crocheting or know crochet basics.

Crochet a basket, bin, or bowl to store your favorite crafting notions, yarn, or to decorate your home. Patterns will be provided along with instruction on magic loops, corner turning, and finishing the project. Please bring any solid colored acrylic yarn and a size J or I hook to the first class as practice.

4 Tuesdays          Apr. 17 – May 8           5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
CRN 11342         Bldg. 3 – Rm. 306        Fee $44