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MAY 2015
Saturday, May 9
11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Star Earrings
Instructor: Kathy Snyder

We will be making antique beaded earrings done by bezeling a Swarovski chaton stone. Bring small sharp scissors all the rest will be in the kit provided. Kit will include beading needle, swarovski crystals, seed beads, swarovski chatons, waxed thread and earring findings.​​​​

$15 members, $20 Non-members
Materials Fee $10
Saturday, February 28
10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Making Imaginary Landscapes Real
Instructor: Christine Mix

In this workshop students will learn the basics and visual tricks of perspective and depth through various vanishing points, lighting, shadows, color, and apply it to their own landscape painting or drawing. Imaginary landscapes can come from the students imagination or be based on the students own personal photos of a favorite scene using the photos as a reference. Students are responsible for bringing their own materials and are encouraged to bring their own favorite sketch book, pencils, pens, rulers, brushes and their imaginations! Materials list available.

$35 Members, $40 Non Members
Saturday, March 14
9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Anticipating Spring In Pastel
Instructor: Robert Carsten, PSA-MP, IAPS-MC

In celebration of the upcoming season, all things ‘Spring’ are the subject of this pastel workshop by noted instructor and master pastelist Robert Carsten, with a focus on the spring landscape, working from photos or sketches. All levels welcome. Materials list available.

$75 Members, $80 Non Members
Saturday, March 28
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

How to (Tame) Needle Felt Your Dragon  
Instructor: Sue Carey

This ever popular fantasy creature makes a great ornament or toy. During this class we will needle felt the body and wet felt the wings. We will combine colored mylar or glitz to create sparkle and pizazz. All material is provided. If students want a specific color, please contact Sue at 802-446-2830 or suesmyerscarey@hotmail.com. Students will be able to take home their approx. 3” tall dragon and felting needle which can be used in future projects.

$25 Members $30 Non Members
Materials fee $25
​APRIL 2015
Saturday, April 11 and 18
10 a.m. to Noon

Carve A Backscratcher
​Instructor: Philip H. Morgan

A class held on two Saturdays, the first will show different types and methods of woodcarving, then students will begin work on their backscratcher. Returning the next week, a drum sander will be provided and also stain, finishing and painting will be discussed. Students can bring a knife of their own for carving or purchase one from the instructor. Stain and sandpaper will be provided.

$25 Members, $30 Non Members
$5 Materials Fee
Saturday, March 21
9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Painting Flowers in Watercolor  
Instructor: Robert O’Brien, AWS, NWS

This course is open to all levels of painting ability. Students will learn basic floral painting techniques with emphasis on values and composition in this one-day workshop. The session will begin with a demonstration by the instructor with class painting to follow. The instructor will provide hands on guidance throughout the painting process. The course will focus on painting from close-up photo references of flowers in an artistic setting. There will be a critique and class discussion at the end of the workshop. Materials list available.

$70 Members, $75 Non Members
FEBRUARY 2015
​MARCH 2015