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IMPORTANT NOTICE: The Trustees and Coordinator are expecting to resume craft classes in the Fall of 2021! Once plans are finalized, Classes will be posted here and our flyer will be mailed out.

ARNOLDS MILLS COMMUNITY HOUSE

Have you always want to learn how to knit? Well here’s your chance. Start with the basics: casting on, knit and purl stitches, and casting off.

Reg. fee: $14.00
Thursday, May 12th & 19th 6:30 – 9:30
Nancy Abato, Instructor

New Project

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, May 14th & June 25th 10:00 – 4:00 pm
Lee Rao, Instructor

New Project (1)

This 3 x 13 x 13 inch basket is woven in beautiful summer colors. The strap and rim filler is leather. This basket is perfect for shopping at the farmer’s market.
Intermediate level.

Reg. fee: $14.00 Materials: $40.00
Wednesday, June 1st & 8th 6:30 – 10:00
Robin Langevin, Instructor

New Project (2)

Paint this 4 x 12 inch wood plaque for your summer décor. You will have all the supplies you need to complete this project in two class nights. The seaside scene will be traced on and you choose your colors to paint the houses, boats and lighthouse. Beginners are welcome.

Reg. fee: $14.00. Materials $20.00
Monday, May 16th & 23rd 6:30 – 9:30 pm
Robin Langevin, Instructor

New Project

It might or might not take 24 hours to make, but that’s what it’s called. Very easy and a very nice pattern. The sample was made with 2 strands of yarn held together but can be done with a single strand.

Reg. fee: $7.00
Thursday, May 26th. 6:30 – 9:30
Nancy Abato, Instructor

New Project (1)

Using a couple of simple piecing techniques (strip piecing and applique), you can create this fun, patriotic table runner for use throughout the year. Your favorite colors will also look just as great. This pattern is very versatile. You could make a table topper, placemats, a mug rug, coasters! Endless possibilities.

Reg. fee: $7.00.
Tuesday, May 17th. 6:30 – 9:30 pm
Laura Machowski, Instructor

New Project (2)

This can be made in red/white /blue or any colors you choose. The triangles are forgiving so it appears difficult but it’s not.

Reg. fee: $7.00
Tuesday, May 24th 6:30 – 9:30
Patty Kelly Flis, Instructor

EASY STAR TABLE RUNNER

Let’s try some French cuisine. The menu will be Cheese Gougeres, French Country Salad, French onion soup in bread boule, and Chocolate hazel meringue torte. We will be preparing all the recipes and then sitting down together to enjoy this feast. Bon appetit!

Reg. fee $14.00 Materials $20.00
Saturday, June 4th 10:00 – 2:00
Robin Langevin, Instructor

OOH LA LA

Have you ever wanted to make a cathedral window quilt but were concerned about working on the blocks? How about making just one block! The block is made totally on machine, no hand stitching.

Reg. fee: $7.00
Tuesday, June 7th 6:30 – 9:30
Patty Kelly Flis, Instructor

CATHEDRAL WINDOW HOT PAD

This beautiful little Old World Santa wall quilt finishes at approximately 10 x 14 inches and will be a great addition to your holiday decorating! The quilt features Santa dressed “old world style” holding a small evergreen tree. We will use the quick and easy fusible applique method to construct Santa, and finish edges either by hand or machine with blanket stitch-then add two borders before binding. All are welcome with some sewing/quilting experience and instructions to finish on your own.

Reg. fee: $7.00
Tuesday, July 12th 6:30 – 9:30 pm
Pat St. Germain, Instructor

OLD WORLD SANTA” MINI WALL QUILT

Cute Salt & Pepper Snowmen Each child will decorate two shakers to resemble a snowman using decorative embellishments. Covers will be glued on securely to keep the “snow” inside from spilling. Ages 5+

Reg. fee: $3.00 Materials: $5.00
Thursday, July 14th 1:00 – 4:00 pm
Brenda Paquin, Instructor

KIDS CLASS

Bring a pair of old denim jeans to this class and we’ll make a fun shoulder bag that you can use to hold just the essentials. Since we’re upcycling, you’re encouraged, but not required, to use items that are sourced from your wardrobe or thrifting to embellish your bag. A few purchased notions may be necessary. All are welcome. No sewing skills needed!

Reg. fee: $7.00
Tuesday, June 28th 6:30 – 9:30 pm
Pat St. Germain, Instructor

UPCYCLE EMBELLISHED DENIM SHOULDER BAG

You will be using wool fabrics and decorative stitches to create this beautiful wall hanging. Four different floral design squares make up this unique craft project. A wire hanger is included.

Reg. Fee: $14.00 Materials: $25.00
Wednesday, June 22nd & 29th 6:30 - 9:30 pm
Robin Langevin, Instructor

GARDEN DELIGHTS

Just bring a necktie and a few little sourced trinkets to this class and we’ll make the most adorable “no sew” Christmas angel to add to your holiday décor or home décor for year-long display if you wish! Additional supplies will be provided. All are welcome to this introduction to upcycling class.

Reg. fee: $7.00 Materials: $6.00
Tuesday, July 19th 6:30 – 9:30 pm
Pat St. Germain, Instructor

UPCYCLE” NO-SEW NECKTIE CHRISTMAS ANGEL

This fun organizer could be made in kid friendly fabrics for them to carry colored pencils/pens, or use it to carry your crafting tools. A bit of fabric, interfacing, and elastic is all you need to make this project.

Reg. fee: $7.00
Tuesday, June 21st 6:30 – 9:30
Patty Kelly Flis, Instructor

ROLL UP ORGANIZER

Make either a knitted Christmas tree ornament or a mitten ornament to hang on your tree or to attach to a present for the holidays.

Reg. fee: $7.00. Materials: $4.00
Thursday, July 21st 6:30 - 9:30 pm
Nancy Abato, Instructor

KNITTED ORNAMENTS

This adorable wall hanger/table topper uses Mini Charm packs. It is easy to make and a great addition to your holiday décor.

Reg. fee: $14.00
Monday, July 18th & 25th 6:30 – 9:30
Lee Rao, Instructor

MINI CHARMING CHRISTMAS

Using rope, Styrofoam and embellishments, we will create a cute tree decoration for the upcoming Christmas season.

Reg. fee: $7.00. Materials: $5.00
Thursday, July 7th 6:30 - 9:30 pm
Brenda Paquin, Instructor

SNOWBALL_SNOWMAN DECORATION