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Creating Fused Glass Jewelry
Instructor: Kara Carter-Hundley. Students will use stringers, frit, iridized, and dichroic glass to create pendants, earrings, rings and more. Students will learn the techniques of designing and firing glass and will create several pieces of unique jewelry. [ARTS 390]

Despot for Art Painting
Instructor: Karen Despot. Students will start with a blank canvas and paint a design using basic painting techniques. Students will leave with a completed project. [ARTS 149]

Homeschool Art
Instructor: Karen Despot. Students will learn the fundamentals of drawing and painting. Graphite, charcoal, acrylic, and oil will all be explored. Students will complete multiple projects. [ARTS 157]

Quilting 101
Instructor: Karen Despot. This class is for those students who want to learn how to start and finish a quilt and learn new tips and tricks for piecing, hand sewing and machine quilting. Students will complete a sampler project to show off their new skills.  Supply list will be available upon registration. [ARTS 426]

Advanced Quilting Techniques
Instructor: Karen Despot. This class is for the experienced quilter. Open lab for completing assignments or individual designs and to work in a self-paced, supportive and creative environment. Teaching staff will assist with ideas, motivation, suggestions and techniques. Prerequisite: four sessions of Quilting 101 or instructor approval. Students must purchase own supplies. [ARTS 196]

Senior Citizen Paint Studio
Instructor: Karen Despot. A collaborative learning environment for senior citizen painters. Participants must bring their own supplies. [ARTS 160]

This non-credit program is managed by:
Workforce Development and Continuing Education
Phone: 276.656.0260