Winter 2018



CUMBERLAND, RI 02864 401-475-1433
Nancy Abato, Coordinator        *********   Christine Macaulay, Assistant Coordinator


In-person registration will be held on Saturday, January 13, 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.
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APPLIQUE TABLE TOPPER:  Make a lovely 28-inch round table topper with a heart pattern that is just in time for Valentine’s day.                                                                           Reg. fee $ 14.00                                                                                                                           Tuesday, January 16th & 23rd, 6:30-10:00                                                                                   Lee Rao, Instructor

BEGINNER KNITTING:  Learn the basics: casting on, knitting, purling, and binding off. Additional classes will be available if needed.                                                                             Reg. fee $7.00                                                                                                                           Thursday, January 18th   6:30 – 9:30                                                                                         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. There will be a potluck lunch, so sign up for what you would like to bring.                                                                   Reg. Fee: $10.00 (pay that day)                                                                                               Saturday, January 20th,  10:00 – 4:00                                                                                         Lee Rao,  Instructor

KNITTED HATS:  Learn to use double pointed needles to make a hat for a new born baby.  All materials will be supplied and hats can be donated to “Little Hats, Big Hearts”. If you already know how to use these needles, you can still join in!                                              No fee.                                                                                                                                         Monday, January 22nd    6:30 – 9:30                                                                                                Nancy Abato, Instructor

CROCHET RIDGED SCARVES:  A class for the beginner or experience crocheter.  A choice of two different scarfs will be offered.  Each one measures approximately 6” x 60” and can be completed in about 4 hours. One scarf is intended to keep you warm and is crocheted until the correct length is reached.  The other is a great accent scarf with vertical texture and worked lengthwise.                                                                                                      Reg. fee $7.00                                                                                                                           Thursday, January 25th     6:30 – 10:00                                                                               Carolyn Martin, Instructor

CHILDREN’ SNOWMAN CLASS: Our January children’s’ class will be focused on making snowmen; no not outside but in the warmth of our community house. One snowman will be made using a white sock and the other will be made from a clay pot and a wooden ball.  Once these little fellas (or gals) are assembled, decorating will be left up to your child’s imagination!  Paint, ribbons and jewels will be available to help complete their projects.                                                                                                                                              Reg. fee $5   Materials $12.00                                                                                                 Saturday, January 27th  10:00  – 1:00pm                                                                                     Brenda Paquin, Instructor

FOLDED TOTE BAG: This great tote bag is sturdy enough for your groceries. Because it folds perfectly in thirds, you can keep it in your car ready for shopping.  You will certainly want to make more than one.                                                                                                         Reg. fee $7.00                                                                                                                           Wednesday, January 31st  6:30 – 10:00                                                                                    Nancy Bradford, Instructor

POST STITCH SQUARES AFGHAN:  An easy to make crocheted square for beginners or experienced crocheters.  Learn the post stitch while crocheting squares that will be sewn together to form a colorful afghan. Size of the squares and afghan will be up to each individual. Learn how to do the post stitch while making your squares in the first class.  The number of squares needed for your afghan will be completed at home and sewn together in the second class.  The edging will also be started in the second class. Wednesday, February 7th and March 7th           6:30 – 10:00                                                  Fee: $14.00                                                                                                                                  Carolyn Martin, Instructor

FAT QUARTER FANCY QUILT:  With just a few of your favorite fat quarters and some fabric yardage for background, you can create this fast, fun and fancy quilt. Great for a wall hanging, lap quilt, baby quilt, table topper, or add borders to make it bigger. Comes together pretty quickly.                                                                                                           Thursday, February 8th and 15th  6:30 -10:00                                                                           Reg. fee $14.00                                                                                                                                     Laura Machowski, 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. There will be a potluck lunch, so sign up for what you would like to bring.                                                                    Saturday, February 17th    10 – 4:00                                                                                                 Reg. fee $10, pay that day.                                                                                                                 Lee Rao, Instructor

SPRINGTIME SNOWMAN:  Make a snowman that stands in his little black boots.  Strategically placed dowels keep him upright on his very own stand                                       Reg. fee $7, Materials $15.00                                                                                                 Wednesday, February 21st     6:30 – 10:00                                                                         Christine Macaulay, Instructor

CHILDRENS’ VALENTINE CLASS:  This month we will be creating a couple of Valentine themed projects. First each child will make their own “Love Bug” using a variety of crafting materials.  The second project will be decorating a heart shaped wreath with pompoms.  Mom will love to hang this heart in a special spot to show off her child’s creative talents.                                                                                                                                 Reg. fee $5, Materials $12.00                                                                                               Saturday, February 10th    10:00 – 1:00                                                                                        Brenda Paquin, Instructor

CHEVRON TABLERUNNER:  This pattern gives you a chance to use up random leftover 2 ½” strips and other scraps to make this table runner in any color combination of your choice.                                                                                                                                    Thursday, March 1st and 8th  6:30 – 10:00                                                                                Reg. fee $14.00                                                                                                                            Christine Macaulay, Instructor

BEADED BRACELET AND EARRINGS: Learn to make your own fashion jewelry. You pick out your own beads from a local craft store, and I will supply tools and findings necessary to complete your project.                                                                                              Reg. fee $7.00.  Materials $10.00                                                                                                Tuesday, March 13th    6:30 – 10:00                                                                                              Nancy Abato, Instructor