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Holiday Luminaries: Adult Clay Night
with Amanda Williams
Create a ceramic luminary for your family to enjoy during the season of light! Students will be shown step-by-step how to hand-build and embellish a luminary with holiday-themed imagery. Luminaries will be made to hold an LED candle or tea light. Students will also have the opportunity to glaze their piece before it is fired. A $12 materials fee (cash only please) is due to the instructor at the beginning of class.
Intermediate Screen Printing
with Kristin Fitzpatrick
Prerequisite: must have taken Screen Printing for Beginners or had private screen printing instruction at Arts Afire Studio. Welcome back to the studio! We will build on techniques covered in the intro class and learn new, more complex processes + applications of this versatile medium! Including: split-fountain pulls, splatter mono-printing, stop-out mono-printing, screen-printing with collagraphs, and multi-layer images/registrations (please, no more than 3 layers). Bring your kits from home and refill them. Please arrived with a prepared image(s) and an "image plan"; how you'd like to break your image up into multiple layers. Contact Kristin email@example.com with any questions about this next level class. Materials fee of $48 due at first class; cash only.
No class 11/26.
with Amanda Williams
Learn to throw more complex forms such as jars, vases, and teapots on the potter’s wheel, or explore your own project of interest in collaboration with the instructor. Students should have prior throwing experience. Tools and materials will be provided for this class. Students may bring their own tools, aprons/art clothes, and a hand sized towel. Materials fee of $36 (cash only please) due to instructor at first class. Materials fee covers all glazes, slips and 25 lb bag of clay.
Intro to Modern Watercolor
with Tara Finlay
Get your feet wet in modern watercolor like you see on Instagram. Learn what paints, brushes, and papers to use, and we'll experiment with strokes and create a small floral work suitable for framing. A $15 materials fee payable to instructor night of first class.
Introductory Glass Blowing
with Joe Webster
This workshop will introduce students to the fundamentals of working in a glassblowing studio and developing skills necessary to complete simple blown objects. Small classes will provide for individual attention and hands-on experience gathering, controlling, blowing and shaping molten glass. Instruction time will be divided between demonstrations and supervised work. This Workshop meets 3 hours per class for 3 consecutive weeks. Ages 18 and over.
Knitting Basics 11/4
with Victoria Kent
Ideal for beginning knitters or those who'd like to refresh their skills after a long absence. Casting on, ending a project and learning how to repair mistakes will be covered, as well as mastery of the basic knit and purl stitches, which are the foundation of all knitting. All levels of ability are welcome! Bring size 7 knitting needles, 1 Supersaver Red heart yarn (7 ounces) -a light color, 1 small pair of scissors and a tape measure. First session would be slippers or mittens. No class 11/11.
Knitting Basics 9/9
with Victoria Kent
Ideal for beginning knitters or those who'd like to refresh their skills after a long absence. Casting on, ending a project and learning how to repair mistakes will be covered, as well as mastery of the basic knit and purl stitches, which are the foundation of all knitting. All levels of ability are welcome! Bring size 7 knitting needles, 1 Supersaver Red heart yarn (7 ounces) -a light color, 1 small pair of scissors and a tape measure. First session would be slippers or mittens. No class 10/14.
Level 1: Pillowcase (straight seams)
with Nancy O'Connell
You have mastered your sewing machine; now it's time to practice your straight-line stitching my making a fabulous pillowcase using three fabrics. Pillowcase kit available from instructor for $9.