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Blacksmithing

Fundamentals of Blacksmithing
Instructor: Willow Zietman
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Dates: 04/03 – 05/22
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
An Axe to Grind: Forge Your Own Hatchet
Instructor: Willow Zietman
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Dates: 04/22 – 04/23
Time: 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Beginning Blacksmithing Workshop
Instructor: Willow Zietman
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Dates: 04/08 – 04/09
Time: 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Beginning Blacksmithing Workshop
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Dates: 04/29 – 04/30
Time: 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Beginning Blacksmithing Workshop
Instructor: Willow Zietman
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Dates: 05/20 – 05/21
Time: 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Beginning Blacksmithing Workshop
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Dates: 06/03 – 06/04
Time: 10:00 am – 4:30 pm

Welding

Introduction to Welding: Thinking 3D
Instructor: Nora Rabins
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Dates: 04/11 – 05/30
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Weekend Welding Workshop
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Time: 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Welding Garden Fixtures
Instructor: Max Van Pelt
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Dates: 04/20 – 05/25
Time: 6:30 am – 9:30 pm
Welding With Mom
Instructor: Max Van Pelt
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Dates: 05/13 – 05/14
Time: 10:00 am – 4:30 pm

Jewelry

Crafting Organic Jewelry
Instructor: Amie Plante
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Dates: 03/25 – 03/26
Time: 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Jewelry: Intro to Wax Casting
Instructor: Amie Plante
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Dates: 04/11 – 05/02
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Handmade Chains
Instructor: Amie Plante
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Dates: 05/16 – 06/06
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Introduction to Jewelry
Instructor: Alison Bruun
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Dates: 04/03 – 05/22
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Jewelry II: Guided Practice and Open Studios
Instructor: Alison Bruun
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Dates: 04/12 – 05/31
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Chasing and Repousse
Instructor: Andrew Haviland
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Dates: 05/20 – 05/21
Time: 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Sweetheart Ring Making Workshop
Instructor: Amie Plante
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Dates: 02/18 – 02/19
Time: 10:00 am – 4:30 pm

Ceramics

Surface Design for the Ceramic Form
Instructor: Fredric Gorman
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Dates: 04/11 – 05/30
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Intro to Mold Making and SlipCasting
Instructor: Liz Hafey
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Dates: 04/12 – 05/31
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Wheel Generated Form
Instructor: Jane Dillon
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Dates: 04/12 – 05/31
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Ceramics Survey
Instructor: John Fazzino
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Dates: 04/13 – 06/01
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Throw Your Own Flower Pots
Instructor: Jane Dillon
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Dates: 04/22 – 05/20
Time: 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Full Spectrum Handbuilding
Instructor: Patti Barnatt
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Dates: 04/10 – 06/05
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm