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Beginner Acrylic Pour Painting

$19

with Tara Finlay

Calendar Nov 10, 2018 at 10 am, runs for 1 week

With this exciting process, you never know what beautiful patterns will be created until the paint is poured. We'll cover what types of paint and additives work best to create beautiful abstract art. This class is appropriate for any artistic skill level, from beginner to pro, who wants to learn this technique. You will be transporting your wet paintings home in a container provided by the instructor, but you may want to have some plastic or cardboard in your car for the trip home.  There is a $25 materials fee payable to the instructor at class.

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Beginner Crochet

$42

with Tara Finlay

Calendar Nov 6, 2018 at 6:30 pm, runs for 3 weeks

Learn basic crochet skills such as chaining, basic stitches, and then we'll use those stitches to create a dishcloth.  We'll learn crocheting in the round, increases and decreases by making a scrubby, and how to crochet  a dishtowel.  For the first class, you will need a basic set of crochet hooks size E-J or F-K or one size J hook and one ball of medium-weight 100% cotton year like "Sugar N' Cream". Instructor will have crochet hooks to share if you want to try before you buy. No materials fee.  Additional materials for the second and third week of class will be discussed and the cost of those materials will be minimal.

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Beginner Punch Needle

$29

with Tara Finlay

Calendar Dec 13, 2018 at 6:30 pm, runs for 2 weeks

Punch needle embroidery has deep roots in New England as women hooked rugs out of old clothing or yarn. We'll use a smaller embroidery punch needle and regular floss to make this cute ornament.  In second class, we will finish the ornament using fabric. Materials fee payable to instructor ($20) includes punch needle kit, floss, and finishing materials. You keep the kit.

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Cherokee Double Wall Basket

$37

with Christine Smith

Calendar Nov 1, 2018 at 6:30 pm, runs for 3 weeks

This fancy basket has a lot of features to make it really special.  Start with a twill base in two colors.  One color goes inside of the basket and the other on the outside which is also woven with patterns and curls. It requires more work than a regular basket, but is not extra difficult. It measures 8" x 15". Materials fee of $30 payable to the instructor at class.

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Cyanotype 10/27

$58

with Kristin Fitzpatrick

Calendar Oct 27, 2018 at 1 pm, runs for 2 weeks

Learn one of the oldest photographic techniques used by botanists, architects, and astronomers, dating back to the 1800s. Create beautiful cyan-blue prints on fabric or paper. We use photographs, drawings, and found objects with interesting patterns. Bring these items with you! (Flowers, leave, lace, string, etc.) Experiment with different exposure times and solution applications. Materials fee of $18 payable to instructor at class. Space is limited!

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ELL Kids in the Art Studio; 1st child 10/17

$62

with Anna Merrow

Calendar Oct 17, 2018 at 2:45 pm, runs for 4 weeks

Note: TIME CHANGE!!  We've changed the time to 2:45 to 4:45!  Let's use art as a vehicle for learning! Improve comprehension of English language vocabulary in fun, tactile, and creative ways with experienced ELL teacher and artist Anna Merrow. Art projects will include ceramic bead making, mixed media collage, and customized lanterns. Open to ages 7-13. Materials included in course fee.  There is a $12 discount for the second child per family.

School bus transportation available from Sanford Schools.

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ELL Kids in the Art Studio; 2nd child 10/17

$50

with Anna Merrow

Calendar Oct 17, 2018 at 2:45 pm, runs for 4 weeks

Note: TIME CHANGE!!  We've changed the time to 2:45-4:45!  
Let's use art as a vehicle for learning! Improve comprehension of English language vocabulary in fun, tactile, and creative ways with experienced ELL teacher and artist Anna Merrow. Art projects will include ceramic bead making, mixed media collage, and customized lanterns. Open to ages 7-13. Materials included in course fee.  There is a $12 discount for the second child per family.

School bus transportation available from Sanford Schools.

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Framed Mosaic Sun-catcher

$19

with Tara Finlay

Calendar Oct 30, 2018 at 6:30 pm, runs for 1 week

Back by popular demand, create a stunning work of art to hang in your window using the many items provided such as sea glass, colored glass, shells, and more. In class we prepare the frames and design and attach the items and the way to hang the finished product. Then you will be given access to an online video to do the optional final step at home-encasing the items in a hard coating of resin. A resin alternative will be demonstrated in class.  Materials fee of $30 payable to instructor at class.

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