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Lotions and Scrubs

$69

with Heather Emerson, Central Lincoln County Adult Education

Calendar May 19, 2021 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Looking for a great, handmade gift to give or just something to keep for yourself? Learn how to make handmade lotions and sugar/ salt scrubs for a fraction of the cost of what you would pay in the store. Each participant will create a personalized salt scrub, a sugar scrub and a 12-14 oz. bottle of lotion.

Each participant should bring 2 eight ounce jars and 1 sixteen ounce jar for their creations. Instructor will supply all ingredients for the lotions and scrubs, including scents and add-ins.

Heather Emerson is a co-owner of Emerson Homestead in Waldoboro, and has a menagerie of goats and poultry. Emerson Homestead makes and sells handcrafted soaps, lotions, scrubs and soy candles, as well as a number of home decorative items.

Drilled Beach Stone: Necklace and Key Ring

$70

with Susan Randall, Kittery Adult Education

Calendar Next session starts May 20, 2021 at 6 pm, runs for 2 weeks

Learn to turn beach stones into beautiful one of a kind necklaces and key rings by safely drilling beach stones, setting grommets and attaching jump rings. At the end of class, you will have 2 necklaces and 1 key ring. Choose from prepared stones that Susan will provide. If time allows additional materials may be purchased to make more items. Class size limited to 3.

2 Thursday sessions

May 20 & 27, 6-7:30 p.m.

Course Fee: $70

Material Fee: $5, payable to instructor at first class

Full Course

Router Basics (Thursdays)

$39

with Rick Gallion, RSU #40 Adult Education

Calendar May 20, 2021 at 6 pm, runs for 2 weeks

The Router is the second most important power tool in any shop. It is also the most versatile. Learn the basic techniques of using this tool, some of the shop made jigs that make it do more, and what to look for when purchasing a router. No materials needed. 

Please note: All courses will adhere rigorously to all Covid guidelines in effect during the period of the course.

Instructor Rick Gallion has been a professional woodworker for over thirty years and has taught many students the craft of woodworking. His shop is designed as a teaching facility. All classes will be held at the Clary Lake Woodworking School at 777 Gardiner Road (Hwy 126), Jefferson. Class size is limited. Safety glasses provided for each class.

Router Basics (Thursdays)

$39

with Rick Gallion, Central Lincoln County Adult Education

Calendar May 20, 2021 at 6 pm, runs for 2 weeks

The Router is the second most important power tool in any shop. It is also the most versatile. Learn the basic techniques of using this tool, some of the shop made jigs that make it do more, and what to look for when purchasing a router. No materials needed. 

Please note: All courses will adhere rigorously to all Covid guidelines in effect during the period of the course.

Instructor Rick Gallion has been a professional woodworker for over thirty years and has taught many students the craft of woodworking. His shop is designed as a teaching facility. All classes will be held at the Clary Lake Woodworking School at 777 Gardiner Road (Hwy 126), Jefferson. Class size is limited. Safety glasses provided for each class.

Painting the Classics - Water Lilies

$24

with Rebecca Catroppa, Windham/Raymond Adult Education

Calendar Next available session starts May 20, 2021 at 7:30 pm, runs for 2 weeks

Join Becky Catroppa for 2 fun filled evenings learning to recreate one of these fine art masterpieces using easy to work with acrylic paints, Becky will guide you through the process of laying out your canvas, applying your paint, choosing colors and many other techniques she has developed throughout her professional career. The goal of these classes is to have fun and learn a bit about painting along the way!

*A supply list Zoom login information will be included with all email receipts for registrations.

Instructor: Rebecca Catroppa
Section 1: Starry Night - Vincent van Gogh - Thurs, 2/18 - 2/25, 7:30 - 8:30 PM
Section 2: The Scream - Evard Munch - Thurs, 3/18 - 3/25, 7:30 - 8:30 PM
Section 3: Persistence of Memory - Salvadore Dali - Thurs, 4/15 - 4/22, 7:30 - 8:30 PM
Section 4: Water Lillies - Claude Monet - Thurs, 5/20 - 5/27, 7:30 - 8:30 PM
Location: Online
Fee: $24/Section (supplies not included in price)

Friday Night Quilting

$14

with Elle Hickey, Noble Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next available session starts May 21, 2021 at 3 pm

Finish those UFO’s or start a new one. Pick up helpful tips from fellow stitchers and make new friends! Escape those constant interruptions at home for over five hours of sewing and camaraderie. Show and tell is encouraged, and no one is too new to join in the fun! Bring handwork or your sewing machine and supplies. Iron, ironing board, cutting mats and rulers supplied. 

Senior discount $7 (For senior discount, please call 207-676-3223 to register)

CALLIGRAPHY

$8

with Ann John, Sacopee Valley Adult & Community Education

Calendar May 22, 2021 at 11 am, runs for 1 week

Practice the beautiful art of calligraphy while learning the historical impact of the craft! Dating back to the seventh century, calligraphy has changed throughout history in both style and use. Join artisan Ann John as she shares historical facts and artifacts as well as guiding you through the steps in creating elegant lettering you can use for a variety of occasions...or just for fun! Please preregister as we need a minimum of 4 people to run the course.

Will run

H - Peacock Painting Class - NEW DATE

$12

with Obrianna Cornelius, Orono-Hampden-Old Town Adult Ed Partnership

Calendar May 22, 2021 at 2:30 pm, runs for 1 week

This one night paint and sip style class is intended for people who want a fun and creative afternoon. The instructor is fun and easy to follow as she teaches you through creating your own painting. This is a perfect environment to flex your artistic muscles and have fun! This will be an acrylic painting of a peacock in a cherry tree. Feel free to improvise and choose your own colors while the teacher explains the method! So grab your coffee and your brushes and settle in for a fun afternoon!





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