Fall 2017





Nancy Abato, Coordinator      *************     Christine Macaulay, Assistant Coordinator

 In-person registration will be held on Saturday, SEPTEMBER 9th 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.

KNITTED SHAWL:  With only knits, purls, and yarn overs you can make this lovely shawl in your choice of solid colors or variegated yarn. The pattern is easy to memorize and is a great project for relaxing at home.                                                                                 Reg. fee $7                                                                                                                              Wednesday, Sept. 13th   6:30 – 9:30pm                                                                                       Nancy Abato, 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, sign up for what you would like to bring.                                                               Saturday, Sept. 16th   10 – 4:00                                                                                       Reg. fee $10, pay that day.                                                                                               Lee Rao, Instructor                

CROCHETING 101: Beginners welcome. The objective is to learn the basic crochet stitches, starting with getting the yarn onto the hook, right up to a “Slip Stitch” and learning a “Granny Square Pattern”.                                                                                            Reg. fee $ 14                                                                                                                                     Tues., Sept. 19th & 26th 6:30-9:30                                                                                              Collette Makowski, Instructor

LABYRINTH QUILT:   This lap size quilt uses high contrast materials to accentuate the illusion of the weave design. Additional borders may be added to make a larger quilt.     Reg. fee $14                                                                                                                                      Wed., Sept. 20 & 27th     6:30 – 9:30                                                                                      Christine Macaulay, Instructor.

TOTE BAG: This fashionable tote bag can be made as a seasonal item or in your favorite colors. The bag has inside pockets and a Velcro closure. A decorative pin can be added to the closure.                                                                                                                                         Reg. fee $14                                                                                                                                      Thurs., Sept. 21 & 28th    6:30 – 9:30                                                                                         Susan Spears, Instructor.

3 TRAVEL BAGS:  Make the most practical zippered travel bags ever. Each lined bag is a different size, and the smallest bag has a plastic lining and elastics to hold your personal items.                                                                                                                                                   Reg. fee $7                                                                                                                                         Tues., Oct. 3rd  6:30 – 9:30,                                                                                                          Patti Kelly-Flis Instructor

CROCHET BABY/LAP AFGHAN: Using two contrasting colors, crochet a baby or lap afghan that is reversible, warm, and eye-catching. You’ll have family and friends wondering how you created such a beautiful piece of work.                                                    Reg. fee $14.00                                                                                                                          Tuesday, Oct. 10th & 17th                                                                                                           Carolyn Martin, 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 14th, 10 – 4:00                                                                                             Reg.fee $10, pay that day.                                                                                                              Lee Rao, Instructor

BEDSPRING GHOST:  This little ghost is ready to spring into action.  Make this adorable 10” ghost which sits on a bed spring wearing a cute bow tie.                                  Reg. fee $7  Materials  $15.00                                                                                              Thursday, Oct. 12th   6:30 – 9:30                                                                                                 Anne Aussant , Instructor.
SPIDER PUMPKIN: The cutest Halloween spider stands on a pumpkin with its wire legs ready to pounce.  The perfect seasonal decoration.                                                            Reg. fee $7  Materials $20.00                                                                                              Thursday, October 19th   6:30 – 9:30                                                                                            Anne Aussant, Instructor

KUMIHIMO NECKLACE: Make a woven necklace with a Kumihimo disc. Choose from a variety of tear drop stones to compliment your necklace.                                                     Reg. fee $7. Materials $12.00  Add $5 if you need a disc.                                                 Tuesday, Oct. 24th   6:30 – 9:30                                                                                                  Nancy Abato, Instructor

FRIENDLY GHOST: This friendly ghost is as cute as can be with his big bow tie and his giant candy corn. The perfect addition to your Halloween décor.                                           Reg. fee $7. Materials $18.00                                                                                                     Thursday, Oct. 26th   6:30 – 9:30                                                                                                  Anne Aussant, Instructor

YARN OCTOPUS:  From the depths of our youth, Olivia and Pierre Octopus surface to become one of your child’s companions which they have crafted with their own hands. Ages 5 and above.                                                                                                                              Reg. Fee $5.   Materials $12.00                                                                                              Saturday, Nov. 4th  12:30– 3:30  A snack will be provided.                                                   Brenda Paquin, Instructor

PILGRIM GIRL:  Make a 9” adorable Snow Girl holding a cluster of pine cones adorned in her Thanksgiving bonnet & apron.                                                                                                Reg. fee $7. Materials $18.00                                                                                                       Thursday, Nov. 9th 6:30-9:30                                                                                                       Anne Aussant, Instructor

PILGRIM BOY: Make this adorable 11” Snow Boy dressed in his Pilgrim attire. He carries sticks for the fire and a pumpkin for the pie. The Pilgrim boy and girl make a perfect Thanksgiving couple.                                                                                                      Thursday, Nov. 16th    6:30 – 9:30pm                                                                                          Reg. fee $ 7+ $18. Materials                                                                                                                 Anne Aussant, Instructor

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