Make an ultra-hip Euro Leather bracelet with a huge selection in colors, textures, finishes and clasps. Learn how to incorporate different color meanings and symbolism into your bracelet for a personalized piece of stunning jewelry. Workshop fee includes all materials needed to make one basic bracelet with one charm.
Have you been too afraid to learn how to sew? Starting to sew is simple if you go stitch by stitch. Learning how to sew is a “hands on” and “learning by doing” experience. It does take practice to build up skill in order to do all the stitches correctly, but that’s the great part about learning with your new best friend the seam ripper. After you do a few of the projects, you will feel that you can do anything with sewing!
We will cover:
- Sewing machine basics, care and use
- Stitch basics and types
- Fabric and fiber types
- Marking and cutting fabric
- Understanding sewing pattern markings
- Sizing and fitting
- Beginners’ Project: PJ pants
- Finishing stitches and pressing
- Picking out your next project
- Sewing Machine (If unable to bring own machine please let us know, one can be supplied)
Pine needles are beautiful, and strong! They can be coiled and sewn together to make jewelry, hats, lovely usable baskets and/or adorably tiny ones. Learn to identify, regeneratively gather, store, process, and weave with pine needles. We will cover the basics of coiled basketry, which is a global, ancient human skill, and create a wonderful pine-needle basket. Every participant will make a basket to take home.
Is it time you learned how to use Microsoft Excel? Maybe you need to use spreadsheets for your business, to advance your career or you keep seeing Excel as a requirement in job listings. No matter why you want or need to learn Excel, this class will walk you through the basics from creating your first spreadsheet, populating it with data and then presenting that data in graphs, charts and so much more. This class is judgement-free so even if you have never seen Excel, we will get you up and running in no time. Students need to be 18 or older.