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Creative Arts

Adjustable Bracelet

Make two adjustable one-size-fits-all bracelets using macrame style square knots. The ends adjust when on your wrist so size of bracelet can be small or large. Special nylon cords and a wide selection of beads provided by instructor. You learn these step-by-step, no previous experience with macrame needed. Bring scissors.


CE-ARTS227-35189

Meets:
Wednesday, 11/12/14 - 11/12/14
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Charleston LSC
Instructor: Shirley Splittstoesser & Eric Boerngen
Cost: $25.00

Adjustable Head Warmer

Crochet a head warmer that will adjust to fit any size head. Crocheting experience helpful, but not required as you will learn this step-by-step. Bring a skein of yarn, H crochet hook, and scissors.


CE-ARTS226-35131

Meets:
Tuesday, 9/23/14 - 9/23/14
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Charleston LSC
Instructor: Shirley Splittstoesser & Eric Boerngen
Cost: $25.00

Afghan in 2 Sessions

Crochet a flower patterned afghan in strips during the first session. Join the strips and create the border with contrasting yarn the second session. Crocheting experience helpful, but not required as you will learn this step-by- step. Finished size: 36" x 48" but beginners can easily adjust size to smaller. Bring 4 skeins (28 ounces total of yarn of one color) for the strips and one skein (7 ounces total of contrasting yarn) to complete the joining and border, an H crochet hook, scissors, and stick pins an inch and a half long with large heads. No class Oct 15.


CE-ARTS225-35130

Meets:
Wednesday, 10/8/14 - 10/22/14
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Charleston LSC
Instructor: Shirley Splittstoesser & Eric Boerngen
Cost: $30.00

Beading: Earrings & Bracelet

Learn the basics of beading. Make two sets of bracelets and two sets of matching earrings. These make great gifts. An assortment of beads and findings are provided for stretch bracelets with faux clasps and clip or pierced earrings. Beading tools available for use, but you may bring your own.


CE-ARTS180-35120

Meets:
Monday, 9/8/14 - 9/8/14
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Charleston LSC
Instructor: Shirley Splittstoesser & Eric Boerngen
Cost: $25.00

Crochet Jewelry

Make a lovely crocheted necklace and matching bracelet with ladder yarn. The adjustable six strand necklace and four strand bracelet, look as though they are beaded. These make adorable gifts. You will learn to make these step-by-step so crocheting experience is not necessary. The instructor provides several colors of ladder yarn. Bring an H, I, or J crochet hook, and scissors.


CE-ARTS169-35118

Meets:
Tuesday, 9/23/14 - 9/23/14
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Charleston LSC
Instructor: Shirley Splittstoesser & Eric Boerngen
Cost: $25.00

Crochet a Towel Top & Scrubbie

No crocheting experience necessary to crochet a kitchen towel top to hang on stove handle and a nylon net pot scrubbie to clean a nonstick pan, tub, or car windshields. You will learn to make these step-by-step. Several colors of yarn, towel and pre-cut nylon net provided. Bring a "J" or "K" crochet hook and scissors. Great to make for bazaars and handiwork stands.


CE-HOME146-35122

Meets:
Wednesday, 10/8/14 - 10/8/14
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Charleston LSC
Instructor: Shirley Splittstoesser & Eric Boerngen
Cost: $25.00

Frilly Scarf

Crochet a frilly scarf that forms graceful swirls as it drapes around your neck. These make wonderful gifts, if you can part with them. Previous crocheting experience not necessary. A selection of colorful yarns included. Bring an H, crochet hook and scissors.


CE-ARTS211-35165

Meets:
Wednesday, 11/12/14 - 11/12/14
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Charleston LSC
Instructor: Shirley Splittstoesser & Eric Boerngen
Cost: $23.00

Oil/Acrylic Painting

For beginners to the experienced! Learn the fundamentals of oil and acrylic painting. If you don't already have supplies the instructor will provide a materials list the first day of class.


CNC-014-35163

Meets:
Monday, Wednesday, 9/15/14 - 10/15/14
1:15 PM - 2:45 PM
Location: Kluthe Center 201
Instructor: Vera Keplar & Eric Boerngen
Cost: $85.00

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 own creation. Wire and a selection of pendants provided but if you have a suitable stone you'd like to wire-wrap, bring it! Chain not included. Bring tools if you have them; however, loaner tools available.


CE-ARTS184-35119

Meets:
Monday, 9/8/14 - 9/8/14
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Charleston LSC
Instructor: Shirley Splittstoesser & Eric Boerngen
Cost: $25.00



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