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Darling Needle Felted Animals

$59

with Debra Arter

Calendar Nov 28, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 2 weeks

In this two-evening class each participant will make one or more cozy soft small mammals or birds of their choice out of wool and use the needle felting method to create the features of their new friend. In the past, popular choices were bears, penguins and ducks. A material fee of $10 (included in the cost) covers all wool and armature materials, plus one felting needle. You may create a treasured gift or something to keep for yourself. No experience required! Bring your glasses if you wear them for close vision. Young people aged 12 and up may attend with an adult. Class size is limited.

Debra Arter holds a MA in Fine Art and has been teaching adults various art processes for many years. She has worked on her needle felting projects even while on an airplane!

Handcut Joinery

$75

with Rick Gallion

Calendar Oct 6, 2018 at 9 am, runs for 2 weeks

Note: This is a two week class with no class 10/13.

Cutting woodworking joints by hand is the hallmark of fine craftsmanship.  In this class you will learn to cut mortise and tenon and dovetail joints using hand tools.  There will be a $10 materials fee payable to the instructor.  All tools provided.

Instructor Rick Gallion has been a professional woodworker for over thirty years and has taught many students the craft of woodworking. His shop is designed as a teaching facility. All classes will be held at the Clary Lake Woodworking School at 777 Gardiner Road (Hwy 126), Jefferson. Class size is limited. Safety glasses provided for each class.

 

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Handplane Basics-November

$49

with Rick Gallion

Calendar Nov 15, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

New Class!!!

Note: Pre-requisite Sharpening Woodworking Tools

Jointer, smoother, shoulder - Take the mystery out of the iconic woodworking tool. Learn to flatten a board, smooth it, straighten and square the edges, make and adjust rabbit joints, do chamfers, and much more, all with handplanes.

Learn the anatomy of the tool and learn which planes do which jobs. Bring your granddad’s rusty old plane or your brand new one, if you like, and learn how to tune it up and make it whisper while it’s taking off gossamer curls.

Instructor Rick Gallion has been a professional woodworker for over thirty years and has taught many students the craft of woodworking. His shop is designed as a teaching facility. All classes will be held at the Clary Lake Woodworking School at 777 Gardiner Road (Hwy 126), Jefferson. Class size is limited. Safety glasses provided for each class.

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Handplane Basics-October

$49

with Rick Gallion

Calendar Oct 4, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

New Class!!!

Note: Pre-requisite Sharpening Woodworking Tools

Jointer, smoother, shoulder - Take the mystery out of the iconic woodworking tool. Learn to flatten a board, smooth it, straighten and square the edges, make and adjust rabbit joints, do chamfers, and much more, all with handplanes.

Learn the anatomy of the tool and learn which planes do which jobs. Bring your granddad’s rusty old plane or your brand new one, if you like, and learn how to tune it up and make it whisper while it’s taking off gossamer curls.

Instructor Rick Gallion has been a professional woodworker for over thirty years and has taught many students the craft of woodworking. His shop is designed as a teaching facility. All classes will be held at the Clary Lake Woodworking School at 777 Gardiner Road (Hwy 126), Jefferson. Class size is limited. Safety glasses provided for each class.

Intro to Photography
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Intro to Photography

$149

with Dennis Boyd

Calendar Sep 25, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 8 weeks

New Class!!!

This course will cover camera functions/getting to know your camera, different settings and understanding the different uses for those settings, understanding the different elements of a photograph and the purpose for each, basics of portrait posing and lighting techniques, tips and tricks for landscape photgraphy, and applications in commercial photography.

Please come to class with your SLR/DSLR or mirrorless camera with changeable lenses.

Dennis Boyd grew up in Nobleboro. When he graduated from Lincoln Academy his brother and mother bought Dennis his first DSLR camera to learn on while he served in the US Air Force. After serving our country he began his own photography business in 2011 in Texas. Then in 2015 he moved back to Maine and in the summer of 2017 began to pursue a full time photography career here. Learn more at http://dennisboydphotography.com.

Introductory Pottery Class

$135

with Liz Proffetty

Calendar Oct 4, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 4 weeks

New Class!!!

This is an introductory class for wheel-throwing and hand-building. Students will be able to glaze and fire their pieces. All work is dinner ware, dishwasher and microwave safe. 

Liz Proffetty holds a BFA in ceramics and certification in teaching art. She has been working as a professional potter for 30 years and loves sharing her passion for clay with others. All classes will be held at Neighborhood Clay located at 590 Main Street, Damariscotta

Full Course

Kitchen Cabinet Basics

$39

with Rick Gallion

Calendar Oct 17, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 2 weeks

For anyone considering building their own cabinets for kitchen, bath or utility rooms, this course is for you. We will discuss design, materials, construction techniques and hardware choices. No materials needed.

Instructor Rick Gallion has been a professional woodworker for over thirty years and has taught many students the craft of woodworking. His shop is designed as a teaching facility. All classes will be held at the Clary Lake Woodworking School at 777 Gardiner Road (Hwy 126), Jefferson. Class size is limited. Safety glasses provided for each class.

 

Making Jewelry with Sea Glass

$54

with Lynne Thompson

Calendar Nov 7, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 2 weeks

Beautiful pieces of natural sea glass are turned into wearable art in this class. Learn some of the basics of jewelry making as you create a pendant and earrings out of sea glass. Sea glass and wire will be provided by the instructor but feel free to bring your own pieces. Students should bring their needlenose pliers to class. Some will be available for use for those who do not own a pair.

Lynne Thompson has been creating sea glass jewelry since 1996 after moving to New Harbor, Maine.

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