Blacksmithing Overview & Hooks

This is a four hour forging session combining the Overview course with a Hook forging session.  In this session, you will be introduced to the blacksmith shop and the basics of blacksmithing with a gas forge, as well as shop … Continue reading →

Beginning Organic Gardening

Are you interested in growing your own food, free of pesticides, herbicides and chemicals? The Beginning Organic Gardening Workshop offers an overview of ecological gardening methods such as soil care, weed and pest management, simple tools, and bed design. The … Continue reading →

“Beyond the Basics” Spinning Series (Part 1 of 3)

“Beyond the Basics” Spinning Classes Learn a variety of versatile spinning techniques – we’ll choose topics depending on the interests of the group, topics could range from core spinning to beaded yarns, to multiple ply yarns and working with color! Basic spinning ability is required, but … Continue reading →

Advanced Spinning: Part 3 of 3

Three Weekly Sessions: Part 3 of 3 Mondays from 6-8:30pm –  January 30th, February 6th & February 13th At the Volunteer Fire Department in Ester Class Description: Learn a variety of versatile spinning techniques, from core spinning to beaded yarns, to multiple ply yarns! Basic spinning … Continue reading →

Beginning Spinning: Part 3 of 3

Three weekly sessions: Part 3 of 3 Thursdays, 6-8:30pm –  January 26th, February 2nd & February 9th At the Volunteer Fire Department in Ester Class Description: Learn how to create your own yarn! No previous experience is necessary!  This series of classes will introduce … Continue reading →

Needle Felting Valentines

Learn how to make simple needle felted ornaments! Needle felting is a process which uses needles with notches to interlock wool fibers to form a more condensed material. Felting needles are used to entangle the fibers into the dense felt … Continue reading →

Advanced Spinning: Part 2 of 3

Three Weekly Sessions: Part 2 of 3 Mondays from 6-8:30pm –  January 30th, February 6th & 13th At the Volunteer Fire Department in Ester Class Description: Learn a variety of versatile spinning techniques, from core spinning to beaded yarns, to multiple ply yarns! Basic spinning ability … Continue reading →

Advanced Spinning: Part 1 of 3

Three Weekly Sessions: Part 1 of 3 Mondays from 6-8:30pm –  January 30th, February 6th & 13th At the Volunteer Fire Department in Ester Class Description: Learn a variety of versatile spinning techniques, from core spinning to beaded yarns, to multiple ply yarns! Basic spinning ability … Continue reading →

Beginning Spinning Class: Part 1 of 3

Three weekly sessions: Part 1 of 3 Thursdays, 6-8:30pm –  January 26th, February 2nd & 9th At the Volunteer Fire Department in Ester Class Description: Learn how to create your own yarn! No previous experience is necessary!  This series of classes will introduce students … Continue reading →