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Caning is a method of weaving chair seats and other furniture either while building new chairs or in the process of cane chair repair.

Ashley Zdeb
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Are you interested in making clothes, but not sure where to start? Have we got an answer for you!

Join Ceresa to learn how to create a circle skirt! A circle skirt can take on many different looks depending on the fabric and length you choose. Learn how to make this basic yet beautiful skirt.

Ashley Zdeb
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We've all been there.
You find the perfect skirt/dress/pants, they fit like they're made for you. You buy them, message every friend about it, then get them home only to learn the bitter truth: No pockets! 

Don't let the assumption of a purse every catch you off guard again! Join Ceresa to learn how to add a pocket into an existing piece of clothing! 

Ashley Zdeb
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Ever wanted to figure out how to stop stepping on the bottoms of your pants? Or fix a hole without it being an obvious patch job?

Join Ceresa as she teaches how to do the 6 most useful hand stitches. These hand stitches are used for hemming, invisible closures, decorating and many other textile needs.

Ashley Zdeb
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In this class you’ll make your own lined, zippered pouch approximately 8" long, which can be used for storing anything from everyday tools to makeup (or both!). Through this process you will learn how to install zippers, attach lining as well as thread and safely operate a sewing machine, make buttonholes, and sew buttons. 

All material provided. If participants have specific fabric they would like to use to make their pouch, please feel welcome to bring it. Fabric should be two (2) 9" squares.

Ashley Zdeb
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In this class, learn how to build your own 8x10 picture frame. Walker guides you through the entire process, from selecting the piece for display to taking measurements and piece-by-piece assembly. Participants will leave the class with their own custom frame and the knowledge of how to build more in the future.

The hands of a black person wearing gloves add a finishing varnish to a wooden frame they just made on a workbench.

Ashley Zdeb
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Hands on learning of the fundamentals of safe and practical use of a Bridgeport Milling Machine.

Ashley Zdeb
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This no-cost mold making and casting seminar will introduce attendees to a new world of material possibility and how to work with rubbers, plastics, foams and gypsums.

 

These materials are used for a variety of applications including:

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VCarve Pro is a powerful but intuitive software for creating and cutting parts on a CNC Router.  VCarve Pro gives you the power to produce complex 2D patterns with profile, pocket, drill and inlay toolpaths, plus gives you the ability to create designs with v-carving textures as well as import and machine unlimited Vectric 3D clipart or single model files. 

Ashley Zdeb
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Tufting is a process by which custom carpets can be made. The artist sketches a pattern on a cloth, then uses a tufting gun to inject the yarn into the cloth. During this session participants will learn hands-on how to tuft their own simple design. Each participant will be assigned the use of tufting gun and frame, all materials will be provided to create a rug approximately 20" x24". Over the two sessions participants will create a carpet of their own design which they can take home.