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Rug Hooking for the Beginner Session 3

$15

with Jean Girmscheid

Calendar Nov 18, 2017 at 1 pm, runs for 1 week

Learn the art of rug hooking. We'll show you traditional and punch needle rug hooking techniques and get you started on your own project. We'll discuss the evolution of rug hooking along with its tools, fibers, patterns and rug finishing. Materials and tools provided. This is a one day class with four sessions to choose from.

 

Course will run

Woodworking Basics 1/17/18

$125

with George Deans

Calendar Jan 17, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 8 weeks

This woodworking class is designed for both the beginner and experienced woodworkers. Emphasis will be on fundamentals of tools, machines and materials to create projects. Safety will be our first priority in proper shop practices.Do you have some specific aspect of woodworking you are interested in learning; hand joinery, design, finishing, etc.? Come in with a project or work with the instructor to create one. You do not have to create a project to make this class a success. You can participate in this class just to learn the machines, joinery, both hand and machine tools, or some other aspect of woodworking you find interesting. Topics such as repairs, restoration and refurbishing of existing pieces will be covered for those interested. Projects should be transportable. Participants are responsible for additional supply costs of their individual projects. No class 2/21/18.

 

Woodworking Basics 4/4/18

$125

with George Deans

Calendar Apr 4, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 8 weeks

This woodworking class is designed for both the beginner and experienced woodworkers. Emphasis will be on fundamentals of tools, machines and materials to create projects. Safety will be our first priority in proper shop practices.Do you have some specific aspect of woodworking you are interested in learning; hand joinery, design, finishing, etc.? Come in with a project or work with the instructor to create one. You do not have to create a project to make this class a success. You can participate in this class just to learn the machines, joinery, both hand and machine tools, or some other aspect of woodworking you find interesting. Topics such as repairs, restoration and refurbishing of existing pieces will be covered for those interested. Projects should be transportable. Participants are responsible for additional supply costs of their individual projects. No class 4/18/18.

 

Woodworking Weekend Workshop: Shaker End Table

$169

with George Deans

Calendar Jan 27, 2018 at 8 am, runs for 3 weeks

Working closely with your instructor, each student will handcraft an attractive, functional Shaker-style end table (aka candle stand or Sandwich table). Students will need to do work outside of class in order to finish. All materials included. Open to those with woodworking basic skills. Please bring any hand tools to class.

Basic woodworking skills.

Wreath Making Workshop

$30

with Audrey Herbest

Calendar Nov 4, 2017 at 1 pm, runs for 1 week

Learn how to create wreaths and a garland in time for the holiday season. Students will use a 12” metal ring to produce a beautiful, fresh, double-faced 20-24” balsam fir wreath to take home. Join us for a fun filled class and learn the Maine tradition of "wreathing" under the guidance of a veteran Downeast wreath maker. Materials provided: freshly picked Maine balsam fir tips, ring, rope and wire. Materials included in cost of class. Students should bring gloves, small hand pruners and any ribbon or decorations they would like to use.

 





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