In this class you will learn about the tools and materials needed for crocheting, basic stiches, how to troubleshoot mistakes, and how to read a yarn label. Students can choose to make a scarf, dish cloth, or headband. No prior experience needed. This class is the foundation for all crochet projects.
Wood burning has been around since the 1600s, most often used to add details to scroll work on furniture and leather. Learn the historical technique using modern means. In this class, we will go over tools including different tips, discuss safety styles, and practice finishing techniques. Students will first try their skills on scrap wood, then have time to work on a larger live-edge board and walk away with a finished piece. A materials fee of $10 is due to the instructor at the first class.
Learn how to maximize your digital photographs with Adobe Lightroom Version 5. Lightroom is logical, intuitive, and will take your photos from ordinary to fabulous. It is also a superb tool to organize and catalog digital data files. In this first course you will learn how to import, organize, and backup image files on your computer for effective but easy access, gain an understanding of the lightroom interface, get acquainted with navigation techniques and learn to use the collections feature to best advantage.
Nothing compares to the feel and healing power of handmade lotions, chapsticks and deodorants - especially when made from natural products. You will use all natural beeswax-based ingredients that are good for your skin and really work! Using a basic recipe, learn to mix and match different scents to create your own signature products. You'll have several products to take home. Instructor will supply all materials for a fee of $20.00 which is payable to instructor at class time.
Impress your friends and family with handcrafted items that you’ve made yourself. This is a great activity in which to spend a relaxing time with friends. Learn basic mosaic techniques to wine stoppers using tiles from our extensive collection. Workshop fee includes all materials needed to make two stoppers.