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Mar
11
6:00 PM18:00

Mini Needle Felted Landscape

You are invited to come “paint” with wool and create some beautiful landscape art. Working from a scenic photograph as a reference, participants in this class will learn to use wool roving as if it were paint, and manipulate a special barbed needle to create a small felted landscape. Participants may bring a landscape photograph as inspiration or use one provided by the instructor. This class is perfect for both beginners and more experienced felters.

This workshops is part of our Women’s Craft n’ Connect series held on the second Monday of each month. Teen girls are also welcome to attend. $30; all supplies provided.

 
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Paper Quilled Valentine Card - A Craft & Connect Workshop
Feb
11
6:00 PM18:00

Paper Quilled Valentine Card - A Craft & Connect Workshop

Paper Quilling is an art of rolling narrow strips of paper into coils or scrolls, and arranging them to form elegant filigree. In this project, you'll learn how to use different techniques to roll coils and scrolls, then pinch, shape, and arrange them into decorative patterns to create a one of a kind Valentine Card for your honey.

This workshop is part of our Craft n’ Connect monthly series for women. It meets on the 2nd Monday of each month. ( You are more than welcome to bring your daughters to this workshop also.)

Instructor: Stacy Gates $30

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Introduction to Embroidery - Heart Sampler
Feb
10
3:00 PM15:00

Introduction to Embroidery - Heart Sampler

BEGINNING HAND EMBROIDERY – HEART SAMPLER

We will learn a variety of embroidery stitches as we create a heart shaped sampler that can be later framed or made into a pillow. You will learn about threads, tricks for starting and finishing them, and several methods for transferring your design onto fabric.  Whether you want to perk up your wardrobe with decorative stitches, create a piece of original embroidered art, or give a handmade Valentine gift, this workshop will start you on your way. Workshop Fee: $40 which also includes your choice of white or natural linen fabric and all tools and materials used during the workshop.

Instructor: Stacy Gates $40


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Mandala Dot Painting Workshop
Feb
4
6:00 PM18:00

Mandala Dot Painting Workshop

Come join us as we learn to create beautiful painted mandalas. 

In Buddhist culture, mandalas are said to transmit positive energy to the environment and to the people who view them. They are believed to effect purification and healing, and to achieve a sense of oneness with the universe. We will be painting our mandalas on 4” x 4” canvases after learning the relatively easy methods for creating perfect symmetrical dots of all sizes. Your finished artwork will be perfect for hanging in an entryway, bedroom or little nook. . This workshop is for ages 14 + older. Younger children may attend with a participating adult. 

Instructor: Stacy Gates   $35

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Acrylic Pour Painting Workshop
Jan
27
4:00 PM16:00

Acrylic Pour Painting Workshop

Stay on top of new trends and come learn the techniques, tips and tricks of the Acrylic Pouring. In this fun, interactive workshop, Stacy will demonstrate several different methods of pouring and will discuss how to modify your paints with different pouring mediums,and several ways of creating  cells. Then you will pour, slide, swipe and tilt to create your own magical abstract painting. No painting skills are needed, just a fun attitude. Each student will get a 10 x 10 canvas and a 4" tile, paints and all other materials required to create two pour paintings in class. Please come dressed for mess. This workshop is for ages 12 and older. Younger children may come with an adult also taking the workshop. 

$35  Instructor: Stacy Gates 

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Reverse Applique Embellishment - a Craft n' Connect Workshop
Jan
14
6:00 PM18:00

Reverse Applique Embellishment - a Craft n' Connect Workshop

REVERSE APPLIQUE - NATALIE CHANIN INSPIRED

This is one of our favorite embellishment techniques and we are in love with the work of Natalie Chanin who creates amazing garments with it. If you can do basic handsewing , you can do this. We will stencil a design, place contrasting fabric under the design, stitch along the outside of the design and then cut the top fabric.. This workshop is for women or girls 14 years and older and is suited to beginners and experienced sewers alike. Please bring a tee shirt, yoga pants or some other item of knit fabric. $30

Instructor: Stacy Gates

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