Class Calendar

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Class: Mixed Metal Jewelry with Cheryl Thorpe

Mixed Metal Jewelry:Cheryl Thorpe:
Saturday & Sunday, June 29 & 30
Cheryl has three "mixed up metal” classes Saturday and Sunday, June 29 & 30. Each class is priced individually, but if you take all three, you'll save $10.00!
here's what you can bring:
  • metal shears or heavy duty scissors
  • metal files
  • round nose and flat nose jewelry pliers
  • jewelry making wire cutters
and if you have it:
  • small anvil or steel bench block
  • dapping block
  • texture pattern hammers
  • ball peen hammer
Cheryl will supply:
Copper, brass, nickel silver, leather cord, chain and clasps, earwires, jump rings, micro screws,
nuts and bolts, files, hammers, dapping block, hole punches, drill bits, grinding wheel, dremel, wire brush, steel wool, silver black, pliers, e-6000, bench block, washers, center punch, gloves, wire

Or take the classes individually, here are the dates and times:

Mixed Metal Necklace:
Saturday, June 29: 10 AM -12:30 PM
You will probably have time to make two of these very cool pendants. Among the mixed-up metals, are copper and brass… they go with all color schemes!

Mixed-up Metal Earrings:
Saturday, June 29: 1-4 PM
Cheryl has a variety of styles for you to choose from… and they're all winners!

Mixed-up Metal Bracelet:
Sunday, June 30: 1-4 PM
I'm really fond of this bracelet. In this class you'll learn to do some doming on the metal.
The three classes total $130.00. If you take all three, the cost drops to $120.00.

Monday, June 17, 2013

Class: Steampunk Theater with Sue Rosenberg

Join Sue R. Saturday and assemble a seriously cute Steampunk Theater, complete with gears and a clock.  Be prepared to paint, paper, embellish, and stamp it.  Bring your class kit and an X-Acto knife, though Sue will probably have what you need on hand, both in tools and in her special steampunk stash!

At this point, there are only two slots left, though Sue will be happy to run another class if needed.

June 22nd, Saturday:  10:30am - 12:30pm (class fee $15.00)

Tuesday, June 11, 2013

Class: Stencils 101 with Liz Forbes

Join Liz Saturday!  You will make three cards using four different techniques. 

Bring your class kit; Liz has all the supplies---however, if you have any of the following supplies and want to cut your waiting time- bring them, making sure they're labeled with your name:  

Marvey ink pads – yellow, ocher, brown, jungle brown, crimsom lake

2 finger daubers (one for green, one for brown

3 1/8” stencil brushes

blue painter's tape

pallet knife and spreader


June 15th, Saturday:  10:30am - ??? (whenever you're finished) class fee $35 or $20 if you purchase a stencil.

Tuesday, June 4, 2013

Class: The Pumpkin King with Mary Noland

Take a little cardboard box, Styrofoam, paper clay, and a variety of paints and just look at what you can make (with Mary’s help, of course)!This charming shelf-sitter is a grinning King of Pumpkins holding up a new baby pumpkin. Friday will be the day for shaping and covering your pumpkin. Saturday, you can paint and give him personality.  It's never too early to start thinking about Halloween and Fall celebrations!

Please bring the following supplies: brushes- 1 round fine line, 1 ½” flat, and 1 large round. Bowl for water, paper towels, ultra fine black sharpie, and a knife or cutting tool for Styrofoam.

June 7th and 8th, Friday and Saturday:  10:30am - 4:00pm (each day), class fee $50.00