WORKSHOPS THIS WEEK
Give the gift of handmade this year! We have openings in 3 workshops starting this week. They are opportunities to learn something new, as well as make some unique gifts or something for yourself. They are all open to beginners, so don’t let that stop you! Register ASAP online or call us at (203) 453-5947.
HOLIDAY GIFTS (FROM THE FORGE)
Saturday-Sunday, December 10-11, 10:00am-4:00pm
Instructor: Greg AmEnde
If you’re looking to make some holiday gifts, this workshop is for you! No experience is necessary. Create a variety of gifts, including candy canes, hooks, key fobs, icicle tree ornaments, wreaths and candle holders. Learn the basics of blacksmithing while adding personal creative flourish. Fee payable with tuition $40.
Tuition: $300; members $270
FELTED SANTA WORKSHOP
2 Saturdays, December 10 & 17 10:00am-1:00pm
Instructor: Amy Macy
Learn to sculpt wool through the process of needle felting. This workshop is for beginners, but previous students are welcome. You’ll learn about proportions, shapes and forms and the technique of needle felting well constructed pieces to create an old world, quaint, Santa. All supplies provided. Fee payable with tuition $25.
Tuition $78; members $70.20
POT HOLDER WEAVING WITH A MODERN TWIST WORKSHOP
Friday, December 9, 9:30 am-12:30 pm
Instructor: Claudia Mathison
Relaxing and fun! Explore a new twist on the humble woven pot holder. We will create with seasonal colors, intricate designs and unusual patterns while learning weaving techniques and terminology. Fee payable with tuition $15. Tuition: $39; members $35.10