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Blacksmithing

Intermediate Blacksmithing : Tong Making
Instructor: Willow Zietman
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Dates: 05/21 – 05/22
Time: 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Fundamentals of Blacksmithing
Instructor: Willow Zeitman
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Dates: 06/16 – 08/04
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Forging Fire Tools
Instructor: Carley Eisenberg
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Dates: 06/21 – 07/26
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Hammer Time!
Instructor: Willow Zietman
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Dates: 09/10 – 09/11
Time: 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Beginning Blacksmithing Workshop
Instructor: Nick Tomlin
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Dates: 05/14 – 05/15
Time: 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Beginning Blacksmithing Workshop
Instructor: Willow Zietman
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Dates: 06/11 – 06/12
Time: 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Beginning Blacksmithing Workshop
Instructor: Willow Zietman
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Dates: 06/25 – 06/26
Time: 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Beginning Blacksmithing Workshop
Instructor: Willow Zietman
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Dates: 07/09 – 07/10
Time: 10:00 am – 4:30 pm

Welding

Technical-ish Welding Skills and Terms
Instructor: Margo Karoff-Hunger
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Dates: 04/06 – 05/25
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Introduction to Welding: Thinking 3-D
Instructor: Nora Rabins
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Dates: 04/12 – 05/31
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Weekend Welding Workshop
Instructor: Adam Morosky
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Time: 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Welding With Mom
Instructor: Max Van Pelt
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Dates: 05/07 – 05/08
Time: 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Welding Workshop: Garden Fixtures
Instructor: Max Van Pelt
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Dates: 05/21 – 05/22
Time: 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
TIG Welding Workshop
Instructor: Elliot Berry
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Dates: 06/11 – 06/12
Time: 10:00 am – 4:30 pm

Jewelry

Handmade Chains
Instructor: Corkie Bolton
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Dates: 05/03 – 05/24
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Jewelry: Intro to Wax Casting
Instructor: Amie Plante
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Dates: 06/14 – 07/05
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Pocket Knife Making
Instructor: Steven Lubecki
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Dates: 03/30 – 06/01
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Introduction to Jewelry
Instructor: Alison Bruun
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Dates: 06/27 – 08/22
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Scrimshaw Jewelry
Instructor: Andrew Haviland
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Dates: 07/16 – 07/17
Time: 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Assisted Studio Day
Instructor: Corkie Bolton
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Dates: 07/30 – 11/30
Time: 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Ring Making Workshop
Instructor: Amie Plante
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Dates: 07/09 – 07/10
Time: 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Painting Metal with Glass: Enameling
Instructor: Amie Plante
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Dates: 06/25 – 06/26
Time: 10:00 am – 4:30 pm

Ceramics

Surface Design for the Ceramic Form
Instructor: Fredric Gorman
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Dates: 06/15 – 08/17
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Wheel Generated Form
Instructor: John Fazzino
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Dates: 06/16 – 08/18
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Pinch Pots: Practice and Play
Instructor: Patti Barnatt
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Dates: 05/09 – 05/16
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Wall Pocket Revival
Instructor: Patti Barnatt
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Dates: 06/20 – 06/27
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Musical Ceramic Instruments
Instructor: Trina Powers
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Dates: 06/21 – 08/09
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Ceramics - En Plein Air
Instructor: Jenny Sparks
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Dates: 07/12 – 08/09
Time: 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Say It In Clay!
Instructor: Patti Barnatt
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Dates: 07/18 – 08/08
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm