Creative Arts - Community Learning - Lake Land College, Mattoon, Illinois
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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. Bring beading tools if you have them; however, loaner tools will be available.
Crochet a Necklace & Bracelet
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.
Crochet a Towel & Pot 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.
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.