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Acrylic Painting for Beginners
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Acrylic Painting for Beginners

$50

with Sue Corning

Calendar Sep 29, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 8 weeks

Bring some color into those dreary long winter nights with a series of lessons i acrylic painting. We will focus on mixing colors, shading, and developing 3-D forms in various compositions. No experience necessary. Students need to purchase acrylic paints in red, blue, yellow, black and white, and a flat and round paint brush in small or large.This course may also be eligible for 1/2 Diploma credit. No experience necessary.

Pine Cone Flower Wreath

$25

with Marybeth Ray

Calendar Oct 5, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Join this easy craft-night event, making a cut Pine Cone “flower” wreath. Pre-cut pine cones, paint, wreath forms and brushes included. Bring a glue gun and glue sticks!

Woodworking for Beginners
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Woodworking for Beginners

$50

with John Bartlett

Calendar Oct 7, 2020 at 5 pm, runs for 6 weeks

This hands-on hobby class begins with instruction on shop and equipment safety, the correct use of tools and equipment, proper woodworking techniques, and project planning. Students will work to create a beautiful, finished wood project of their choosing. Required student-provided personal protective equipment: safety glasses, closed-toed shoes or boots, gloves appropriate for working with wood and hand tools.

Painting Maine Woodland and Meadow Birds

$85

with Lynn Driscoll

Calendar Oct 8, 2020 at 5 pm, runs for 3 weeks

Enjoy studying and painting several Maine woodland and meadow birds in this beginner watercolor class. Even if you‘ve been painting for a while it’s always easy to advance in this medium and become more confident in you skills. Seasons will be added to our paintings whether it’s a Nuthatch in the autumn or a Chickadee in the winter. Plenty of reference photographs will make the drawing easy and I will guide you with techniques that are also simple to understand and follow. This class has always been one of my favorites to offer.

Understanding How to Draw

$45

with Lynn Driscoll

Calendar Oct 13, 2020 at 5:30 pm, runs for 1 week

This introductory class will simply help teach you how to draw the very basics. Whether you create with watercolor, oils or pastel, first you have to know how to put the lines down and draw you composition. It’s truly not as hard as it looks! I will make it easy and simple and get you on your way of a lifetime of drawing and sketching.

Creating Art with Colored Pencils

$45

with Lynn Driscoll

Calendar Oct 20, 2020 at 5:30 pm, runs for 1 week

Leave the adult coloring book at home and come find out how colored pencils can be so inspiring. I will show you how to apply and layer colored pencil and make your piece of art so realistic. I will supply plenty of reference photos to work from. This is truly a fun filled class.

Ladies Paint Night

$40

with Lynn Driscoll

Calendar Oct 28, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Gather a group of your friends and come relax and enjoy creating a painting of your own by adding some color to your winter days!@!! I will provide a pre-drawn sketch that will inspire you to paint. Throughout the evening I will demonstrate step by step until you have completed a piece of art of your own. It will be matted and ready to hang on you wall at home this class is a don’t miss! Perfect for a ladies night out!

Live Terrarium, How to Make

$40

with Lynn Driscoll

Calendar Nov 2, 2020 at 5:30 pm, runs for 1 week

In this class you will learn how to create your very own living terrarium garden. We will be working with different mosses of color and texture along with small woodland plants and will be putting it all inside a glass gallon jar. I will supply all materials needed but please feel free to bring any small ceramic or glass item (small animal, stones or fairy like items) to class to really make it our own. Everyone will leave with a finished terrarium. This is always a fun filled and easy class!!!





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