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Creative Arts

Afghan in 2 Sessions

Crochet a flower patterned afghan in strips the first week. Join strips with contrasting yarn the second week. Crocheting experience helpful, but not required as you learn step-by-step. Bring 4 skeins of yarn for strips, 1 skein yarn for joining, "J" crochet hook, scissors and stick pins an 1 1/2" long with large heads.


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Meets:

Monday, 11/14/16 - 11/21/16
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Charleston LSC
Instructor: Shirley Splittstoesser
Cost: $25.00

Beaded Earrings & Bracelet

Make two sets of stretch bracelets and two sets of matching earrings. These make great Christmas gifts. An assortment of beads, faux clasps and materials will be provided for the bracelets. Beads and materials will also be provided for the earrings along with findings for both clip-on and pierced earrings. Beading tools will also be available, but please bring your own if you have them.


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Meets:

Wednesday, 9/21/16 - 9/21/16
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Charleston LSC
Instructor: Shirley Splittstoesser
Cost: $25.00

Crochet a Necklace & Bracelet

Make a lovely crocheted necklace and bracelet. Yarn is lightweight and the sliding bead clasp adjusts from a choker to about 18". Several colors of yarn and bracelet materials will be provided. Bring a "J" crochet hook and scissors.


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Meets:

Tuesday, 10/4/16 - 10/4/16
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Charleston LSC
Instructor: Shirley Splittstoesser
Cost: $25.00

Oil Painting for Fun

This course encourages students to learn or practice creating a painting on canvas using oil paints. Students will be given many ideas and methods for completing a painting. No previous experience is needed and all levels are welcome. **Easels will be available. Students will need to bring their own canvas, paints and brushes.**


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Meets:

Monday, Wednesday, 9/7/16 - 10/24/16
1:15 PM - 2:45 PM
Location: Kluthe Center 219
Instructor: Vera Keplar & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $85.00

Tunisian Crochet

Tunisian crochet is worked on a hook which is 9" to 14" long. Each row is made up of two actions: in the forward action you pick up loops and the return action works loops off the hook. This class is for beginners. Please bring an "H" hook, which is an afghan crochet hook, or a double end crochet hook, scissors and a skein of 100% cotton yarn.


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Meets:

Tuesday, 10/4/16 - 10/4/16
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Charleston LSC
Instructor: Shirley Splittstoesser
Cost: $25.00

Wire-Wrapped Pendants

Basic wire wrapping for beginners! You'll learn the art form of wire-wrapping and take home two wire-wrapped pendants of your creation. All materials including a selection of pendants provided but if you have a suitable stone you'd like to wire-wrap, bring it! (If you have a needle nose pliers, please bring them, but loaners will be available if you don't have them.)


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Meets:

Wednesday, 9/21/16 - 9/21/16
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Charleston LSC
Instructor: Shirley Splittstoesser
Cost: $25.00



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Leslie Partlow
Community and Professional Programs
(217) 234-5467
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