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Watercolor Magic – Beginners Level

$69

with Varvara Harmon

Calendar Jan 29, 2020 at 5:30 pm, runs for 6 weeks

Do you want to learn how watercolor will paint for you? Then take this class to discover the endless possibilities of how to paint with this magical medium. During each class you will learn new techniques and do new projects! This class will focus on learning single subjects such as painting rocks, trees, clouds, water, etc. Be prepared to have fun while being provided with very detailed instructions. No class 2/19.

Instructor: Varvara Harmon
Wednesdays, 1/29 - 3/11, 5:30 - 8:30 PM
Location: Windham Middle School - Art Room
Fee: $69

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Beginner’s Card Design - Section I
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Beginner’s Card Design - Section I

$29

with Linda Jones

Let’s have fun learning how to make our very own greeting cards. Each week we will have an opportunity to stamp and create our cards. Be prepared to share a few giggles as we stamp and play with paper.

Instructor: Linda Jones
Section I: Mondays, 2/24 - 3/16, 1:00 - 3:00 PM
Location: WRAE Learning Center
Fee: $29

Keeping Germs Away Naturally with Essential Oils

$14

with Elissa Nauman

Calendar Mar 6, 2020 at 10 am, runs for 1 week

Go “green” with your spring cleaning this year by using essential oils! You will learn to make cleaning products that contain just a few simple ingredients that are safe and non-toxic, and comes with the peace of mind of cleaning healthy! We will also talk about how to protect yourself from germs and what to use to support you and your family with winter illnesses. You will be given “recipes” for creating your own concoctions at home, and will learn tips and tricks for keeping your home clean, healthy and smelling good. We will make a cleaning item, a room/linen spray, and a hand sanitizer; students have the choice of making one or two of each type. Materials fee of $3 per cleaning item and $2 for hand sanitizer to be paid in class to instructor. Exact cash appreciated.

Instructor: Elissa Nauman
Friday, 3/6, 10:00 - 12:00 PM
Location: WRAE Learning Center
Fee: $14

All things Sewing and Quilting
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All things Sewing and Quilting

$54

with Diane Wilson

Do you want to learn how to use your sewing machine? Do you have some sewing projects that need to be completed? Do you want to learn how to make a quilt? Come join our Saturday sewing sessions with Diane Wilson! Make new friends or meet with old friends while starting a new project, working on finishing a project, getting a little help completing an already started project or learning how to make a quilt. Quilt patterns look complicated, but they’re actually very easy and fast to piece. If you choose to quilt we will be quilting Floral Beauty. Detailed instructions and a materials list will be provided upon registration for the quilters. This class is perfect for beginners, as well as the experienced sewer or quilter. Bring your own sewing machine with manual, attachments, cords, sewing materials and extension cords so Diane can assist you with all your questions.

Instructor: Diane Wilson
Saturdays, 3/7 & 4/4, 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM 
Location: Windham High School - Katahdin Classroom 1
Fee: $54

Watercolor - Intermediate/Advanced

$69

with Charlene Lee

Calendar Mar 12, 2020 at 1 pm, runs for 8 weeks

Students must have experience with watercolor and be able to work independently. There will be weekly critiques and a review of techniques. Some painting outside of class is required. No class 4/23.

Instructor: Charlene Lee
Thursdays, 3/12 - 5/7, 1:00 - 3:30 PM
Location: Windham Hill United Church of Christ
Fee: $69

Full Course

Beginner’s Card Design - Section II

$29

with Linda Jones

Calendar Mar 23, 2020 at 1 pm, runs for 4 weeks

Let’s have fun learning how to make our very own greeting cards. Each week we will have an opportunity to stamp and create our cards. Be prepared to share a few giggles as we stamp and play with paper.

Instructor: Linda Jones
Section II: Mondays, 3/23 - 4/13, 1:00 - 3:00 PM
Location: WRAE Learning Center
Fee: $29

Introduction to Painting with Pastels

$69

with Jude Valentine

Calendar Apr 10, 2020 at 9:30 am, runs for 3 weeks

Learn basic principles of composition, blocking and color mixing to create accomplished pastel paintings. A combination of drawing and painting, the pastel medium is a great place to begin to understand color, shape, design and creating the illusion of form. Working on paper, we will explore painting pastel still lives and creating compelling compositions. This section is for beginners. Materials are included.

Instructor: Jude Valentine
Fridays, 4/10 - 4/24, 9:30 - 11:00 AM
Location: WRAE Learning Center
Fee: $69

Shibori Dyeing

$49

with Christina Thibault

Calendar Apr 11, 2020 at 9 am, runs for 1 week

Explore the Japanese form of fabric dyeing. We will discuss traditional indigo dyeing, but for the ease of this class, we will be using other dyes. We will walk through some basic folding and sticking methods to ensure lovely results! If you would like to experiment, bring a cotton item or piece of fabric with you.

Instructor: Christina Thibault
Saturday, 4/11, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: WRAE Learning Center
Fee: $49

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