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Acrylics

$77

with Linda Mansur

Calendar Mar 6, 2018 at 9:30 am, runs for 6 weeks

Beginner through intermediate acrylic artists, this is the class for you! This individualized class will get you started right away! Bring your materials and a reference photograph of what you would like to paint.  A simple landscape or still life is a great choice for beginners.  Materials: small canvas board, beginners may experiment with Apple Barrel paints, include red, blue, yellow, white and black as basic needs, (white will be used the most)-try to avoid gloss.  Brushes (round 2,6,8 and flat 2,6,8).  Bring a container for water, paper towels, trash bag or plastic to cover the table.

 

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Beginner Crochet Skills

$32

with Tara Finlay

Calendar Jun 4, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 2 weeks

Learn the most basic crocheting techniques including basic tools, types and weights of yarn, and how to read a written pattern.  Materials: Size I/9-5.50MM or J10-6.00MM aluminum or plastic crochet hook and one skein or ball or worsted weight yarn in a light color (easier to see.) Instructor will have a limited number of hooks and yarn to lend.  If you need glasses to read, bring them.  No kit fee.

 

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Colors of Spring Basket

$26

with Christine Smith

Calendar Mar 1, 2018 at 6:30 pm, runs for 2 weeks

This colorful basket can be made as plain or fancy as you want.  Weave it with your choice of colors and with or without the diagonal stripes.  A braid may be woven into the handle if desired.  You can also make a few changes and call it an Easter Basket.  It measures 10" across.  Materials fee of $20 payable to the instructor at class.

Directions to Smith Home (22 Heritage Lane, Lebanon, Maine)

From Sanford: Rte 202 past 11A (on right) at the bottom of the hill, there is a road off to the right before a White House with a blue roof. Turn RIGHT onto Union School Road which becomes Smith Road. Go 2 miles, come to a T (stop). Take  a RIGHT onto Emery Mills Road and then an IMMEDIATE right onto Heritage Lane. This is a long private road. The house will be on the LEFT. Come through the arbor to the door.

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Date Night in the Art Studio 3/9

$50

with Deb Thompson

Calendar Mar 9, 2018 at 5 pm, runs for 1 week

Bring a date-maybe a partner, a pal or your child-and get creative!  We have lots of beautiful and fun one-night projects!  Start with raw clay and by the end of the night, your piece will be ready for firing.  Course fee includes class instruction and materials for two people!  Limit four couples (8 people).

 

Date Night in the Art Studio 4/6

$50

with Deb Thompson

Calendar Apr 6, 2018 at 5 pm, runs for 1 week

Bring a date-maybe a partner, a pal or your child-and get creative!  We have lots of beautiful and fun one-night projects!  Start with raw clay and by the end of the night, your piece will be ready for firing.  Course fee includes class instruction and materials for two people!  Limit four couples (8 people).

 

Framed Mosaic Suncatchers 3/17

$19

with Tara Finlay

Calendar Mar 17, 2018 at 11 am, runs for 1 week

Learn to make beautiful glass framed suncatchers using sea glass, shells, marbles or other eye-catching glass that sparkles in the sun.  In the class, we'll prepare the frames, and glue items onto the glass. Everyone will be give instructions on how to do the optional final step at home-mixing and pouring resin that will encase the items in a clear, durable finish.  Please sign up at least one week prior to the class to give the instructor enough time to gather materials for all registrations.  There is a kit fee of $30 payable to the instructor.

 

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Ink Pendants

$19

with Tara Finlay

Calendar Apr 17, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Alcohol inks can be used to create beautifully colorful designs on special papers and then cut up to make pretty jewelry pendants.  These inks act differently than paints or other inks and the results can be very striking.  Alcohol inks are permanent so wear old clothes or bring an apron.  All materials provided.  Chains not included.  Kit free of $4 payable to the instructor.

 

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Introduction to Needle Felting-Heart in Hand Penguin

$19

with Beva Meagher

Calendar May 7, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Using barbed specialty needles, we will by felting locally sourced wool fiber into an adorable "Heart in Hand Penguin" sculpture. Your kit will contain everything needed to complete the project. Instruction will include explanation of needles, ergonomics, and felting techniques. Bring a smile and be prepared to have a very fun evening! Kit fee of $16 is payable to the instructor at the beginning of class.





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