Fall 2016

In-person registration will be held on Saturday, September 17, from 9am to 1pm. After this date, mail in registrations are accepted, if space is available. ALWAYS INCLUDE A SELF-STAMPED ADDRESSED ENVELOPE FOR CONFIRMATION AND MATERIALS LIST. Registration checks are payable to the Arnolds Mills Community House. Material’s fees are payable to the instructor. Fees are non refundable unless the class is cancelled. The AMCH is located at the junction of Hillside Road and Abbot Valley Run Road in Cumberland.

 

SCARECROWS, PUMPKINS AND SUNFLOWERS PENNY RUG:

This hand sewn 18 x 18 wool felt penny rug has a colorful ring of scarecrows and the corners are filled with sunflowers. this a adorable mat will make a great setting for you harvest table. All supplies included, just bring a pair of scissors.                                                         Reg. fee $7 + $18 supplies.                                                                                                      Tuesday, September 21, 6:30 -9:30pm                                                                                        Robin Langevin, instructor

FALL PUMPKIN LADY: Add a bit of fall to your home décor. This 10 inch cloth lady is made of cotton and stuffed with polyfil. She is wearing a straw hat, large bow and has a stitched felt pumpkin on her dress. Sewing machine required, bring one and share it with friends.                                                                                                                                                Reg. Fee $7 + $12 materials                                                                                                Thursdays, September 22, 6:30-10 pm                                                                                       Anne Aussant, Instructor

“ WELCOME” WALL HANGING: Make this charming welcoming quilt to hang on your wall or door inviting in family and friends. Rows of flying geese, houses, hearts and pine trees will have you using foundation piecing and machine applique. Plus it has a machine appliqued “WELCOME” row. Sewing machine must be in in good working order. This is a medium level skill project.                                                                                                              Reg. fee $21                                                                                                                                     Thursday, Sept 29, Oct. 6 and 13.                                                                                                  6:30-9:30pm                                                                                                                                       Lee Rao, instructor.

PUMPKINHEAD SPINDLE: This adorable primitive pumpkin head stands about 16 inches tall on a wooden spindle. Sewing machine required but very little sewing involved. This would be very cute on a mantle or side table for you fall décor.                                     Reg. fee $7 + $18 materials                                                                                                       Thursday, Sept 29, 6:30 – 10pm                                                                                                  Anne Aussant, instructor

HARVEST MOON AND PUMPKIN WOODEN PAINTING: Paint this shining harvest moon with a pumpkin pile on a wooden sign board. You can hang it on your door for this fall season. Stenciled script lettering. Beginners are welcome.                                            Wednesday, October 5, 6:30 – 9:10pm                                                                                        Reg. fee $7 + $15 materials                                                                                                           Robin Langevin, instructor

TWO BLOCK SNOWBALL AND NINE PATCH QUILT: We’ll combine the traditional snowball and nine patch blocks to create a dynamic quilt that will be a great addition to any space! These two simple and easy blocks have long been used together, but the placement of light and dark fabrics in this combination gives this quilt its unique “special effects”. The quilt finishes at approx. 45 x 63 without borders, a nice lap or wall quilt, with a border option if you prefer. All quilters are welcome.                                                            Reg. fee $21                                                                                                                             Thursdays, October 20, 27; and Nov. 3 6:30-9:30pm.                                                                Pat St. Germain, Instructor.

WITCH’S SHOES: Just in time for Halloween, add a touch of whimsy with this pair of black pointed witch’s shoes. First you will sew then stuff them with polyfil and decorate with branches and berries.                                                                                                      Thursday October 6, 6:30 -10pm                                                                                                  Reg. fee $7+ $15                                                                                                                              Anne Aussant, instructor

HAVEST BASKET: This is a very unique slim basket with a looped handle to display on your front door. It has a plaid fall colors woven in the front and back. Over dyed with black walnut.                                                                                                                                       Tuesdays, October 11, 6:30 – 10pm                                                                                               Reg. fee $ 12+ $ 18 materials                                                                                                       Robin Langevin, instructor

PUMPKIN HEAD SCARECROW: This 9 inch scarecrow has a Styrofoam pumpkin head that you shape and paint yourself. He is made with a primitive plaid fabric. And has a large rusty star. This will be a fun class as no two will look the same. Sewing machine required.                                                                                                                                               Reg fee $7 + $12                                                                                                                             Thursday October 13, 6:30 – 10pm                                                                                                  Anne Aussant, instructor

UFO: Have lots of fun with fellow crafters working on your unfinished projects. An instructor will be there to assist you in completing your projects. This will be a potluck lunch, so sign up for what you would like to bring.                                                                                          Saturday, October 15, 10 – 4pm                                                                                                     Reg. fee $10, pay that day                                                                                                                 Lee Rao, instructor

TUNISAN CROCHETED INFINITY SCARF: You will need two skeins of bulky weight yarn to crochet this warn and wonderful scarf. This is an easy scarf for beginner crocheter who knows how to single crochet. You can order the yarn and tunisan J -10 crochet hook with the class or bring your own.                                                                                                           Tuesday October 18 & 25, 6:30 – 9:30pm                                                                                       Reg. fee $7 + $14 for 2 skeins                                                                                                       Robin Langevin, instructor

*************************CHILDREN’S CLASSES********************************

                                             AGES SEVEN AND OLDER

JACK-O-LANTERN PINS & MAGNETIC: The kids will be painting several small wooden pumpkins with button eyes. They can be made with a pin backing for your jacket or a magnet backing for the refrigerator.                                                                                       Saturday, 1-4pm                                                                                                                                 Reg. fee $ 5+ $5 materials                                                                                                            Robin Langevin, instructor

 

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