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Floral Wreaths (New) - Watertown

$20

with Jen Peters

Calendar Nov 6, 2019 at 6:30 pm

Create a beautiful 6x10 inch wreath made up of artificial flowers of your color choice. Great for Holidays or a specific season. Supplies can be purchased directly from the instructor for $25 at the beginning of class.

Fun with Fingerless Mitts - Torrington

$59

with Ginger Balch

Calendar Oct 23, 2019 at 6:30 pm, runs for 3 weeks

Students having basic knit and purl knowledge will expand their skills by learning how to use double point needles. They will work in the round, omitting bulky seams to create these easy one size fingerless mitts. Participants will also learn to work ribbing, and how to knit a thumb gusset. Students can purchase their yarn and supplies in the shop. Material fee $17-$27, depending yarn choice, payable to the instructor at the first class. HELD AT IN SHEEP’S CLOTHING, 10 WATER STREET, TORRINGTON.

Happy Painter - Southbury

$50

with Lorraine Chapin

Calendar Oct 1, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 2 weeks

The instructor will demonstrate basic painting techniques and give quick tips on composition and shadowing. Students will start their own painting. The instructor will call students with a supply list prior to the first class. L. Skelskey-Chapin

Intro To Photography - Litchfield

$40

with Debbie Howser

Calendar Oct 28, 2019 at 6:30 pm, runs for 2 weeks

Learn how to take beautiful photos whether you have a point and shoot or a digital SLR. Learn the fundamentals needed to get the most from your camera. Students will have a better understanding of camera functions, exposure, depth of field, ISO, apertures and shutter speeds. Bring camera to class. 

Intro to Photography - Watertown

$40

with Debbie Howser

Calendar Dec 9, 2019 at 6:30 pm, runs for 2 weeks

Learn how to take beautiful photos whether you have a point and shoot or a digital SLR. Learn the fundamentals needed to get the most from your camera. Students will have a better understanding of camera functions, exposure, depth of field, ISO, apertures and shutter speeds. Bring camera to class.

Intro to Portrait Photography - R7 Winsted

$59

with Brenda Tate

Calendar Oct 8, 2019 at 6:30 pm, runs for 3 weeks

Learn the basics of light, posing, manual settings, and get started taking great photos of family, friends and events. Take better photos and maybe someday start a business in photography. Prerequisite: Must have experience using a digital camera with memory card.

Intro to Spinning Wool with a Drop Spindle - R1 HVRHS

$20

with Mary Fairchild

Calendar Sep 23, 2019 at 6 pm

If you have ever wondered about spinning yarn with a drop-spindle, this class is for you! Spin single-ply yarn on a drop-spindle from a long and narrow bundle of wool using the Park and Draft Method. Supplies can be purchased directly from the instructor for $10 on the first night of class.

Introduction to Acrylic Pour Painting (New) - Watertown

$20

with Claudine O'Donnell

Calendar Nov 25, 2019 at 6 pm

Overview of techniques, by demonstration, used to create an Acrylic Pour Painting. Pour paint on surface, learn selection, preparation, additives, pouring techniques and stretching the paint. Participants will be able to do this technique on their own at home upon successful completion of this class.





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