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TITLE: Paint your Pet in Acrylic (13-Adult)
DESCRIPTION: Students learn step-by-step the process for creating a personalized pet portrait on canvas. Techniques include sketching, painting and more. No experience is needed. Supply fee of $20 includes canvas and all painting materials. Students need to bring a pet photo to class.

TITLE: Painting Flowers with Paper (Adults)
DESCRIPTION: Create beautiful flower paintings using commercial papers. Use your imagination to make flowers and assemble a collage worthy of display. Any supply fee payable to instructor at first class.

TITLE: Pottery - Hand-building (16-Adult)
DESCRIPTION: Introduction to intermediate instruction using pinch, slab and coil methods to create either functional or abstract pieces. Glazing and techniques for textures and other decorations are included. Class fee includes 25 lbs. of clay and three hours of lab time.

TITLE: Pottery for Children (6-12 yrs)
DESCRIPTION: Introduction to clay and the pottery-making process using hand-building methods. Make pinch pots and learn coiling, slab work techniques, painting, glazing and firing.

TITLE: Pottery for Teens (13-17 yrs)
DESCRIPTION: Introduction to the potter's wheel with emphasis on clay preparation, centering, firing and glazing. Attendance at first class is essential. Class fee includes 25 lbs. of clay and three hours of lab time. Supply fee for tools is required.

TITLE: Pottery I (16-Adult)
DESCRIPTION: Introduction to the potter's wheel with emphasis on clay preparation, centering, firing and glazing. Attendance at first class is essential. Class fee includes 25 lbs. of clay and three hours of lab time. Supply fee for tools is required.

TITLE: Pottery II (16-Adult)
DESCRIPTION: Refine and develop your clay preparation, throwing, trimming and glazing skills. Attendance at first class is essential. Class fee includes 25 lbs. of clay and three hours of lab time. Supply fee for tools is required.

TITLE: Pottery II for Children (6-12 yrs)
DESCRIPTION: Build on and refine skills learned in Pottery I. Create functional and nonfunctional pottery as well as three-dimensional sculptures. Supply fee payable to instructor at first class.

TITLE: Quilting-All Levels (13-Adult)
DESCRIPTION: Learn modern quilt construction basics. Subjects covered include fabric and thread selection, rotary cutting methods and piecing methods. Also included are instructions for finishing a quilt including sandwiching, quilting and binding. This is an ongoing class with students at all stages of their chosen project.

TITLE: Sewing 101 (12-Adult)
DESCRIPTION: In this class offered by My Last Gift Sewing Institute, students learn basic sewing skills including using the ruler, proper measuring and how to read a pattern. Course also covers sewing machine use and maintenance. Skills are put to use creating a variety of projects. No previous experience necessary. Sewing machines and a sewing primer are provided. Supply fee of $35 is payable to instructor at first class and includes kits for creating pillow and tote bags (or other projects if student has made these already).

TITLE: Sewing 102 (12-Adult)
DESCRIPTION: Prerequisite: Sewing 101 or equivalent. In this class offered by My Last Gift Sewing Institute, students build on skills learned in Sewing 101 to create more advanced projects including neck pillows and backpacks. Sewing machines and a sewing primer are provided. Supply fee of $35 is payable to instructor at first class and includes project kits.

TITLE: Sewing Workshop-Alterations (9-Adult)
DESCRIPTION: In this class offered by My Last Gift Sewing Institute, you learn techniques for altering garments such as hemming by hand or machine, taking in/letting out waistlines, shortening sleeves and changing buttons. Skills include measuring using a ruler and tape measure, using commercial patterns, hand and machine sewing and fabric structure. Supply fee of $15 is payable to instructor at the workshop.

TITLE: Sewing Workshop-Alterations II 9+
DESCRIPTION: In this class offered by My Last Gift Sewing Institute, you learn techniques for altering tailored garments such as hemming by hand or machine, taking in/letting out waistlines, shortening sleeves and changing buttons. Skills include measuring using a ruler and tape measure, using commercial patterns, hand and machine sewing and fabric structure. Supply fee of $15 is payable to instructor at the workshop.

TITLE: Sewing Workshop-Home Decor (9-Adult)
DESCRIPTION: In this class, offered by My Last Gift Sewing Institute, learn techniques for creating decor for your room or home such as pillow shams, curtains, pillow cases and pillows. Skills include using a cordless drill to install blinds or other items, measuring using a ruler and tape measure, using commercial patterns, hand and machine sewing and fabric structure. Supply fee of $15 is payable to instructor at the workshop.

TITLE: Sewing Workshop-Machine Fundamentals 9+
DESCRIPTION: In this class offered by My Last Gift Sewing Institute, learn about sewing machines including threading, bobbin-winding and placement, parts of the machine, how to make a buttonhole, basic stitches and operation. This class is not a prerequisite for all sewing classes, but is a great course for those interested in learning how to sew. Bring your machine to class or use one of ours. Supply fee of $15 is payable to instructor at the workshop.

TITLE: Sewing Workshop-Parent & Me Aprons (9+)
DESCRIPTION: In this class offered by My Last Gift Sewing Institute, learn techniques to make a matching mother/child apron set from a commercial pattern. Skills include properly measuring and altering a commercial pattern, measuring using a ruler and tape measure, using commercial patterns, hand and machine sewing and fabric structure. Both adult and child need to register. Supply fee of $15 is payable to instructor at the workshop.

TITLE: Sewing Workshop-Pockets (9-Adult)
DESCRIPTION: In this class, offered by My Last Gift Sewing Institute, learn techniques for sewing on pockets including patch pockets, welt pockets and French/waist pockets. Skills include measuring using a ruler and tape measure, using commercial patterns, hand and machine sewing and fabric structure. Supply fee of $15 is payable to instructor at the workshop.

TITLE: Smartphone Nature Photography Workshop
DESCRIPTION: Learn techniques to improve your smartphone nature photography with the help of professional photographer Cindy Dyer. Get a better understanding of composition, color and lighting and how to use your camera settings to capture what you intend then practice what you learned with an in-class garden photography shoot, critique and lesson on editing.

TITLE: Still Life/Landscape Painting (Adults)
DESCRIPTION: Prerequisite: Discover Drawing, Discover Painting or equivalent. Work with color, composition and harmony. Practice brush and knife techniques. Students use slides and photos. Supply fee payable to instructor at first class.

TITLE: Sumi-e Workshop (Adults)
DESCRIPTION: A master sumi-e artist leads workshops in classical Japanese brush and ink painting. Covers basic brush strokes to create elegant, poetic themes from nature or more non-traditional subjects. Materials discussed in class (about $30) or bring your own supplies.

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