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As Seen on Pinterest - Section I

$19

with Courtney Postvanderburg

Calendar Oct 17, 2018 at 6:30 pm, runs for 1 week

As Seen on Pinterest

Too many Pinterest fails? Please join us so you can learn a new easy craft found on Pinterest.  This will be a fun family friendly craft, kids are welcome!

Instructor: Courtney PostvanderBurg

Wednesday, 10/17, 6:30 – 7:30 PM for 1 session

Wednesday, 11/28, 6:30 – 7:30 PM for 1 session

Thursday, 12/6, 6:30 – 7:30 PM for 1 session

Location: Windham High School – Room 302

Fee: $19, plus $15 materials fee paid to instructor each section

Teacher Bio:

Courtney PostvanderBurg is a full time educator who spends her extra time finding things to do on Pinterest.  Her family has been on the winning end of a few Pinterest projects!

As Seen on Pinterest - Section II

$19

with Courtney Postvanderburg

Calendar Nov 28, 2018 at 6:30 pm, runs for 1 week

As Seen on Pinterest

Too many Pinterest fails? Please join us so you can learn a new easy craft found on Pinterest.  This will be a fun family friendly craft, kids are welcome!

Instructor: Courtney PostvanderBurg

Wednesday, 10/17, 6:30 – 7:30 PM for 1 session

Wednesday, 11/28, 6:30 – 7:30 PM for 1 session

Thursday, 12/6, 6:30 – 7:30 PM for 1 session

Location: Windham High School – Room 302

Fee: $19, plus $15 materials fee paid to instructor each section

Teacher Bio:

Courtney PostvanderBurg is a full time educator who spends her extra time finding things to do on Pinterest.  Her family has been on the winning end of a few Pinterest projects!

As Seen on Pinterest - Section III

$19

with Courtney Postvanderburg

Calendar Dec 6, 2018 at 6:30 pm, runs for 1 week

As Seen on Pinterest

Too many Pinterest fails? Please join us so you can learn a new easy craft found on Pinterest.  This will be a fun family friendly craft, kids are welcome!

Instructor: Courtney PostvanderBurg

Wednesday, 10/17, 6:30 – 7:30 PM for 1 session

Wednesday, 11/28, 6:30 – 7:30 PM for 1 session

Thursday, 12/6, 6:30 – 7:30 PM for 1 session

Location: Windham High School – Room 302

Fee: $19, plus $15 materials fee paid to instructor each section

Teacher Bio:

Courtney PostvanderBurg is a full time educator who spends her extra time finding things to do on Pinterest.  Her family has been on the winning end of a few Pinterest projects!

Balsam Fir Workshop

$14

with Woodlot Management & Products, Lorraine Lindstedt

Calendar Nov 14, 2018 at 7 pm, runs for 1 week

Balsam Fir Workshop

Join us for a fun filled class! Continue a Maine tradition, create a gift, bring the fragrance of Christmas into your home and keep Maine green all winter long. Using materials provided, you can choose to make either; a beautiful 16” full arrangement of Maine balsam fir decorated with red ribbons or a beautiful 24” Balsam Fir Christmas wreath. Your kissing ball will be designed to hang in an archway or outdoors, your wreath will be made to hang on an outside door or wall. Both will remain fresh throughout the holidays and beyond. After the holidays, recycle the balsam into a fragrant sachet.  Bring to class: gloves and small hand pruners. Materials fees paid to instructor: $13/Kissing Ball, $11/ Wreath. Materials provided: Freshly harvested Maine Balsam Fir from our local woodlot, red ribbon, kissing ball form or reusable easy clamp wreath ring. Additional supplies are available.

Instructor: Woodlot Management & Products

Wednesday, 11/14, 7:00 – 9:00 PM for 1 session

Location: Windham High School, Cafeteria

Fee: $14, plus $13/Kissing Ball or $11/Wreath paid to instructor

 

Woodlot Management & Products is a family-owned and operated tree farm. The instructors are experienced wreath makers, crafters and educators.

 

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Felted Clutch - Beginner Intermediate

$29

with Patty Collins

Calendar Oct 29, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 2 weeks

Felted Clutch – Beginner/Intermediate

Join Patty in this class to learn how to use the felting technique of booking to create a purse. This method gives a bit more dimension to your handbag.  In the first class we will build your purse, using a book resist and a merino wool. In the second class we will sew on a metal kiss clasp and embellish to give your bag a beautiful finish.  At the end of our four-hour class, you will walk away with a complete clutch. Materials needed: 4 ounces of roving – choose from Merino, Cordial or Romney. (Please no peace fleece for this class); Bath towel; Wool can be purchased at Portfiber, 50 Cove St., Portland. Please specify whether you'd like a bronze or silver clasp, choice will be a first come basis.

Instructor: Patty Collins

Mondays, 10/29 – 11/5, 6:00 – 8:00 PM for 2 sessions

Location: Windham High School – 302

Fee: $29, plus $15 materials fee paid to the instructor

 

Patricia (Patty) Collins has discovered, through felting, a fun, therapeutic and easy-to-do art form that she is excited to share with others.  As a mom of two, grandmother of four, and full-time program coordinator, she finds in felting a way to express her creativity in a relaxing, calming, and gratifying experience.  Patty will confidently instruct others to be amazed by their own talents through felting. 

Felted Hats - Beginner/Intermediate

$29

with Patty Collins

Calendar Oct 15, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 2 weeks

Felted Hats – Beginner/Intermediate

Come learn how to make these fun and colorful hats using both needle and wet felting techniques. In the first class, we will be using a foam hat form to build the shell for your hat. In the next class, we will wet-felt and shape your hat.  The hats are fun to make and great for the beginner to experienced felter.  Tools will be available to use in class. If you have a multi-tool and needles, please feel free to bring them! Materials needed: 5 ounces of roving – choose from Merino, Cordial or Romney. (Please no peace fleece for this class); Bath towel; Wool can be purchased at Portfiber, 50 Cove St., Portland.

Instructor: Patty Collins

Mondays, 10/15 – 10/22, 6:00 – 8:00 PM for 2 sessions

Location: Windham High School – 302

Fee: $29, plus $10 materials fee paid to the instructor

Instructor Bio:

Patricia (Patty) Collins has discovered, through felting, a fun, therapeutic and easy-to-do art form that she is excited to share with others.  As a mom of two, grandmother of four, and full-time program coordinator, she finds in felting a way to express her creativity in a relaxing, calming, and gratifying experience.  Patty will confidently instruct others to be amazed by their own talents through felting. 

Felted Slippers - Beginner/Intermediate

$29

with Patty Collins

Calendar Dec 3, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 2 weeks

Felted Slippers – Beginner/Intermediate

Come learn how to make warm wool slippers. In this class you will learn how to make wool slippers using resist and wet felting techniques. We will build one slipper in each session.  The slippers are fun to make and great for the beginner to experienced felter.  Resist and tools will be provided by the instructor. Materials needed: 6 ounces of roving – choose from Merino, Cordial or Romney. (Please no peace fleece for this class); Bath towel; Wool can be purchased at Portfiber, 50 Cove St., Portland.

Instructor: Patty Collins

Mondays, 12/3 – 12/10, 6:00 – 8:00 PM for 2 sessions

Location: Windham High School – 302

Fee: $29, plus $10 materials fee paid to the instructor

Instructor Bio: 

Patricia (Patty) Collins has discovered, through felting, a fun, therapeutic and easy-to-do art form that she is excited to share with others.  As a mom of two, grandmother of four, and full-time program coordinator, she finds in felting a way to express her creativity in a relaxing, calming, and gratifying experience.  Patty will confidently instruct others to be amazed by their own talents through felting.

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Homemade soap, salt scrubs and salt soaks

$39

with Susan Reed

Calendar Nov 7, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 2 weeks

Homemade Soap, Salt Scrubs and Salt Soaks

Let’s refresh your senses and renew your skin as we make some all natural and elegant bath products together! This is a hands-on class where I will guide you in creating aroma-therapeutic salt scrubs (with a coconut oil base) and salt soaks in week 1 and luxurious bath bars (with a glycerin soap base) in week 2.  I will also give you the resources to continue your designs at home.  We will be working with various essential oils (rosemary, lavender, citrus, peppermint, etc), so for those with sensitives or allergies, please be aware.  I hope you will join me for a few nights of creativity with endless possibilities!

Instructor: Susan Reed

Wednesdays, 11/7 – 11/14, 6:00 – 8:30 PM for 2 sessions

Location: Windham High School – Room 302

Fee: $19, plus $20 materials fee

Bio:

Susan Reed has been sharing her knowledge of soaping and scrubbing for 15 years and after some time off pursuing other creative interests, she's ready for round 2, teaching at WRAE.

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