Holiday 2019

ARNOLD MILLS COMMUNITY HOUSE

POST OFFICE BOX 7433

75 HILLSIDE ROAD CUMBERLAND, RI 02864

401-475-1433

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

REGISTRATION FORM In-person registration will be held on Saturday, November 2nd, 2019 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 Arnold Mills Community House.  Material 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 Abbott Valley Run Road in Cumberland.

THANKSGIVING TURKEY MINI BLOCK QUILT:  This fun and colorful 8 ½ inch mini turkey block quilt is the perfect addition to your Thanksgiving decorating!  We’ll use easy fusible applique and other quick finishing methods to make it quick and easy.  Experienced quilters may add hand finishing stitches and binding if desired.  Some sewing or quilting experience is helpful.                                                                                                      Reg. fee $ 7.00     Materials: $5.00 (pattern fee, batting & fusible)                                               Wednesday, November 6th  6:30-10:00                                                                                        Pat St. Germain, Instructor

KNITTED COWL:  Make this easy quick cowl in just a few days.  It is knitted in the round with bulky yarn and big needles.  It will keep you warm on those cold days. You will have time to make a few for holiday gifts.                                                                                   Reg. fee: $ 7.00                                                                                                                              Thursday, November 7th. 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, November 9th  10:00 – 4:00                                                                                          Lee Rao,  Instructor

PATCHWORK TREES MINI WALL QUILT:  These little patchwork trees are so much fun to make in holiday, winter or all year long themes!  We’ll take a group of four tree blocks and assemble them into an adorable mini wall quilt with accent borders that finish approx.. 20 x 24 inches.  Some sewing or quilting experience is helpful.                  Reg. fee $7.00  Materials:  $3.00                                                                                       Wednesday, November 13th,   6:30-10:00                                                                                    Pat St. Germain, Instructor

SNOWMAN/ OWL:  Make this adorable snowman wearing his grey hat and scarf holding his holiday greens with an owl perched on them.                                                       Reg. fee $7.00     Materials $20.00                                                                                          Thursday, November 14th.  6:30 – 9:30                                                                                    Anne Aussant, Instructor

INTRODUCTION TO TATTING:  Learn the basics of tatting.  Class will start with how to tat the basic stitches, how to make a chain, how to make a ring and the tatting of a heart design.                                                                                                                                                  Cost of the book, a tatting shuttle and crochet cotton to begin with is $18.00 Reg. fee:  $14.00                                                                                                                                           Monday, November 18th & 25th   6:30-9:30                                                                              Patty Kelly Flis, Instructor        

SNOWMAN/PINECONE:  This snowman is wearing a cute white hat and holds a beautiful pinecone adorned with greens.                                                                                      Reg. fee $7.00, Materials $20.00                                                                                              Thursday, November 21st   6:30-9:30                                                                                        Anne Aussant, Instructor

KIDS CLASS – SANTA COOKIE PLATE & COOKIES:  In this class we will be decorating a special plate to leave cookies on for Santa on Christmas Eve.  Children will learn to decoupage a holiday plate in time to use for Santa or to decorate the holiday table.  While plates are drying, there will be cookies to decorate. The class will involve glue and frostings, so dress in old clothes please.                                                                                       Reg. fee: $3.00. Materials:  $12.00                                                                                      Saturday, December 21st   1:00 – 4:00                                                                                   Brenda Paquin, Instructor

KISSING BALL:  How about a nice relaxing evening enjoying tea & cookies while creating a kissing ball decoration for your home this holiday season?  This craft is simple. Participants will be responsible for providing their chosen fabrics.  You will need to cut squares in advance to complete it in one night.                                                                         Reg. fee: $7.00  Materials: $5. 00. 6”ball, $7.00  8” ball                                                 Tuesday, November 26th.   6:30 – 10:00                                                                                  Brenda Paquin, Instructor

HOLIDAY GARLAND:  Learn to make your own roping using fresh garland.  This will add the perfect touch to your table or mantel.                                                                      Wednesday, December 4th    6:30 – 10:00                                                                                 Reg. fee $7.00   Materials:  $25.00                                                                                              Darleen Marsland,  Instructor

SNOWMAN/SWEATER:  This is Anne’s best ever snowman!  He is a really chunky guy with a white hat which has a big red pompom.  He wears a white cable sweater and carries a wreath with a red bow.  The perfect addition to your collection.                                            Reg. fee: $7.00.   Materials: $24.00                                                                                            Thursday, December 5th.   6:30 – 10:00                                                                                   Anne Aussant, Instructor

NO SEW CHRISTMAS ORNAMENT: This no sew Christmas ornament is made on 3” soft Styrofoam balls with two different color Christmas fabrics and is assembled with pins.  They are finished with a ribbon bow. Ornaments can be completed in class.                             Reg. fee $7.00. Materials: $7.00                                                                                           Wednesday, December 11th   6:30 – 9:30                                                                                 Joyce Mclarey, Instructor

SNOWMAN/ANGEL:  This little angel comes complete with wings and halo.  She holds a big grey heart which has a button attached. She is trimmed with red ribbon and pearls. Reg. fee: $7.00   Materials: $20.00                                                                                          Thursday, December 12th.   6:30 – 10:00                                                                                   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. There will be a potluck lunch, so sign up for what you would like to bring.                                                                   Reg. Fee: $10.00 (pay that day)                                                                                              Saturday, December 14th    10:00 – 4:00                                                                                      Lee Rao,  Instructor

POINTED STAR DECORATION:   Here is a pretty simple decoration that can be adapted for any holiday or just a cute country decoration.  Choose your size and fabric to create any theme.  You can make a few in one evening.                                                            Reg. fee: $7.00                                                                                                                            Monday, December 16th   6:30 – 10:00                                                                                  Brenda Paquin,   Instructor

KIDS CLASS/SNOWMAN ORNAMENT:  Children will be constructing a snowman head out of Styrofoam and rope.  Once the head is securely wrapped and the glue is dried, it can be decorated with a cute face and a warm smile, a carrot nose, coal eyes and ear muffs to keep him warm. Lastly, we will add some snow glitter to let him sparkle on your tree! This class will involve gluing, so wear old clothes.                                                            Reg. fee:  $3.00      Materials: $5.00                                                                                        Saturday, November 23rd.   1:00 – 4:00 pm                                                                               Brenda Paquin, Instructor