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BASKET WEAVING

ART 640
Introduction to Traditional Basket Weaving

Gain an introduction to the fundamentals of basket weaving and produce a Williamsburg style market basket with an oak handle. Instructor provides basket weaving kit. Materials cost of $45 due the first class. Additional supplies will be available for purchase.
Total Cost: $60 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $60)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

32954 W(3) 9/10-24 6:15-9pm PRH

PDV 429
Cane, Rush and Wicker Furniture Repair

Learn the traditional craft of chair caning through hands-on demonstrations including rush seats and wicker techniques. Bring your chair and ideas to the first session. Storage is unavailable.
Total Cost: $69 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $69)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

32922 T(8) 9/9-10/28 7-9pm CRC

32921 R(8) 10/2-11/20 7-9pm CKM

ART 657
Rag Rug Weaving

Make your own rug out of rags! Explore the traditional techniques of rug weaving by using found materials such as bed sheets, old t-shirts or other repurposed materials. Transform them into a colorful floor rug. You will learn to make a basic loom depending on the desired size of your rug. Bring your choice of fabrics and a $45 materials cost to first class.
Total Cost: $82 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $82)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

33096 R(3) 10/2-16 7-9:30pm CRC

33091 R(3) 10/30-11/13 7-9:30pm CKM

ART 641
Traditional Basket Weaving, Level 2

Take your basket weaving techniques to the next level. Produce a basket with a solid wood base and an added handle with decorative touches. A materials cost of $50 due the first class. Additional supplies will be available for purchase.
Total Cost: $69 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $69)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

33085 W(3) 10/8-22 6:15-9pm PRH

33083 W(3) 11/5-19 6:15-9pm PRH

CRAFTS

ART 633
How to Sell Your Handmade Crafts

Learn to begin marketing and selling handmade crafts. Discussion will include product presentation, venues for beginners, pricing work, setting up a craft shop on ETSY, creating a database of resources and customers and government regulations.
Total Cost: $75 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $75)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

33075 T(5) 10/28-12/2 7-9pm CRC

SBA 516
Start Your Own Arts and Crafts Business

Designed to enable the student to learn how to start a small or home-based business selling arts or crafts products. Topics to be covered include creating a niche for a product; creating a business name and logo; designing office and studio space; supply purchasing; marketing arts/crafts; and selling through retail, wholesale, online, and trade shows.
Total Cost: $109 (Tuition: $29 Fees: $89)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

32819 Arranged 9/17-11/7 Arranged WWW

FIBER

ART 233
Introduction to Felting

Learn the basics of wet felting. Transforming colorful wool fibers into felt is a wonderfully engaging and sensory rich process using warm, soapy water and gentle rubbing of your hands. By course end you will have completed several small, introductory projects and will understand the basic concepts to begin felting on your own. A materials cost of $40 due at first class. Bring (2) towels, apron and plastic bag.
Total Cost: $72 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $72)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

32910 M(4) 9/15-10/6 7-9pm TOH

ART 234
Wet Felting Continued

Further develop and practice felting skills through the completion of additional projects. Introduction to Felting or some previous felting experience recommended. Materials cost $35 due at first class. Bring (2) towels, apron and plastic bag.
Total Cost: $72 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $72)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

32940 M(4) 11/10-12/1 7-9pm TOH

ART 149
Felting a Bowl

Learn to make a beautiful felted bowl from beginning to end. Bring (2) towels, apron and plastic bag. Materials cost up to $25 due at first session.
Total Cost: $49 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $49)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

33118 W(2) 11/12-19 7-9pm TOH

INTERIOR DECORATING

PDV 427
Color Theory for Interior Decorators
Learn how to decide what color is perfect for your room quickly & easily. Discuss what each color means, what paint finish to use where, & how to create color schemes fast. Work with local, professional designer for one-on-one feedback on your personal projects.
Total Cost: $82 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $82)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

32679 T/R(4) 9/9-18 5:30-7:30pm EC

32681 T/R(4) 10/21-30 5:30-7:30pm OM

PDV 428
Decorate Like a Pro

Learn to decorate like a pro during this highly informative and interactive class Gain industry tips from a local interior design professional and author on how to systematically approach a design project from beginning to end. Identify your decorating style, create a color scheme, and more. Assignments will reinforce concepts; begin a presentation board based on a personal project.
Total Cost: $116 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $116)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

32682 S(5) 9/13-10/11 10am-1pm EC

32683 S(5) 10/25-11/22 10am-1pm OM

PDE 825
Interior Decorating

Unlock the door to all the tricks of the interior decorating trade to make a house into a castle. Topics include design techniques, color and styles, floor plans and accessorizing.
Total Cost: $79 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $79)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

32689 W(6) 9/10-10/15 7-9pm PRH

32688 M(6) 9/15-10/20 7-9pm PMD

32687 T(6) 10/28-12/9 7-9pm CKM

SBA 958
Explore Interior Design and Decorating Professions

Learn from a local design professional about the interior design business. Learn whether or not you have what it takes to be a decorator or a designer and what your ideal client looks like. Discover the pros and cons of joining franchise vs. a partnership vs. working on your own. You will learn how to establish a social media and overall web presence. You will be asked to create and present a presentation board along with outside of class projects.
Total Cost: $82 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $82)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

32685 R(4) 9/30-10/9 5:30-7:30pm EC

32686 T(4) 12/2-11 5:30-7:30pm OM

PDE 966
Making the Scene

Learn where to find those special items that bring together a personalized look for a room. Explore design styles, theory and plans. Understand how to place furnishings and accessories. Learn how to pull it together to create a unique look.
Total Cost: $69 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $69)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

32690 T(4) 10/7-28 7-9pm CRC

KNITTING/CROCHET

ART 249
Creative Crochet

Learn to crochet and create individual holiday gifts. Become familiar with basic crochet stitches and learn about gauge, yarn weights, corresponding hooks, crochet tools, how to read crochet directions and yarn labels. Materials cost up to $20 due first class and supply list will be discussed.
Total Cost: $72 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $72)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

32927 R(5) 9/11-10/16 7-9pm CKM

32936 M(5) 9/22-10/20 7-9pm TOH

32934 R(5) 10/2-30 7-9pm SRM

32930 T(5) 10/21-11/25 7-9pm DPM

PDV 162
Advanced Crochet

Explore the many ways crochet can be used to create one-of-a-kind items from sweaters that fit to works of fiber art. If you know basic crochet stitches but are tired of making blankets and scarves, push your skills further. Cover advanced pattern reading, stitch diagrams, using alternative media (wire, ribbon, and beads), and crocheting on other materials. There may be an additional cost for materials and/or books.
Total Cost: $69 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $69)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

32913 R(5) 10/23-11/20 7-9pm HV

PDE 927
Knitting I

Learn basic knitting and purling stitches and how to select yarn and read and understand patterns while creating a small project. Bring a pair of size 8 knitting needles to the first class. Materials cost up to $20 due first class and supply list will be discussed.
- Check for skip dates. CRN#: 32973 skips 9/15, CRN# 32943 skips 9/18 & 9/25, CRN# 32977 skips 11/27
Total Cost: $72 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $72)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

32973 M(5) 9/8-10/13 6:30-8:30pm PRH

32943 R(5) 9/11-10/23 7-9pm CRC

32971 W(5) 9/24-10/22 7-9pm PHS

32969 R(5) 10/2-30 7-9pm DPM

ART 151
Knitting Continuing

Continue projects and skills from Knitting I and learn advanced techniques. Great for anyone who has basic knitting skills or who just needs a refresher course. Bring your ideas and basic supplies, variety of needles and yarns.
Total Cost: $72 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $72)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

32933 M(5) 10/27-12/1 6:30-8:30pm PRH

32928 W(5) 10/29-12/3 7-9pm PHS

32977 R(5) 10/30-12/4 7-9pm CRC

32979 R(5) 11/6-12/11 7-9pm DPM

MOSAICS

PDE 929
Mosaics I

Learn to create beautiful mosaic projects. Explore the history of mosaics, the use of tools and materials and basic mosaic techniques and procedures. Create a small mosaic project from start to finish during the course. Materials cost up to $20 due first class and additional supplies will be discussed.
Total Cost: $72 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $72)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

32722 M(4) 10/6-27 7-9pm PMD

PDE 930
Mosaics II

Enhance existing mosaic skills. Create a more in-depth project using multiple materials, creating mosaics on a curved surface, applying patterns to a project, using grout colorant and advanced cutting techniques. Materials cost up to $20 due first class and additional supplies will be discussed.
Total Cost: $72 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $72)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

32723 M(4) 11/10-12/1 7-9pm PMD

QUILTING

ART 434
Quilting

Learn to quilt by creating a personal project. Topics include appliqué piecing, paper piecing and crazy quilting dependent as needed. Field trip to a local quilt shop or quilt guild can be part of this course. Materials cost up to $x due at first class.
Total Cost: $85 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $85)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

33101 M(5) 9/15-10/13 6:30-9:30pm CTH

SEWING

ART 523
Hand Sewing Made Easy

Learn to manipulate different needles and threads while learning 12 functional and vital hand stitches: running, backstitch, whipped running, blanket, stem, chain, cross, fly, satin, vertical hem, slip and whip. Complete a small sashiko patch, (a tiny quilt.) Bring 3-ring binder.
Total Cost: $66 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $66)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

33529 S(5) 10/4-10/25 10am-12pm CC

XXC 213
Sewing - Beginning

Learn the basics of sewing such as how to choose the right notions for a sewing kit, understanding sewing terms, how to use a pattern and how to operate and care for a personal sewing machine. Bring a sewing machine in good working order. Scissors, thread, yard of canvas fabric. Additional supplies and patterns discussed on first night.
Total Cost: $90 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $90)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

33078 M(5) 9/8-10/6 6:30-9:30pm CTH

33059 T(5) 9/16-10/14 6:30-9:30pm DPM

33086 W(5) 9/17-10/15 6:30-9:30pm PRH

33053 T(5) 9/30-10/28 6:30-9:30pm CKM

PDE 866
Sewing Continuing

Build upon knowledge acquired in Beginning Sewing to improve sewing skills. Work on a new project each session. Learn to insert a zipper, apply interfacing and elastic, applique and put in buttonholes. Bring a sewing machine in good working order. See Sewing Beginning supplies.
Total Cost: $79 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $79)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

33089 M(4) 10/13-11/10 6:30-9:30pm CTH

33079 W(4) 10/29-11/19 6:30-9:30pm PRH

33069 T(4) 11/11-12/2 6:30-9:30pm DPM

ART 585
Advanced Sewing-Part One

Learn personal fitting techniques with the use of a commercial pattern and properly sew a custom pair of pants. Purchase a 9" all-purpose zipper and enough fabric to make a basic jacket to match that will be constructed in Advanced Sewing 2. Bring a portable sewing machine in good working order. See Sewing Beginning supplies. More supplies will be discussed.
Total Cost: $82 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $82)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

32916 R(5) 9/11-10/16 6:30-9:30pm CKM

ART 286
Advanced Sewing Part Two

Learn how to sew set-in sleeves, buttonholes, collars, piping and other fine touches for a perfect fit. Become familiar with more advanced hand sewing, seam finishing and ironing techniques. Topics include creating tailored pieces, sewing set in sleeves, creating piping and hand sewing a finished hem. In order to successfully complete this tailored jacket, some stitching will have to be done between classes. Prerequisite: Advanced Sewing Part One.
Total Cost: $82 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $82)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

32919 R(5) 10/23-11/20 6:30-9:30pm CKM

ART 583
Project Runway I

Learn the basics of sketching and making patterns so that you can start creating your own original custom designs. Prerequisites: Some sewing skills and knowledge of sewing terms necessary. Bring a pencil, transparent sketch paper and transparent tape with you to class. Materials cost up to $25 due at first class.
Total Cost: $82 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $82)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

32937 S(5) 9/20-10/18 10am-1pm EC

Updated 7/21/2014

 

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