ADULT (18 +) ENRICHMENT CLASSES > Arts/Crafts

ARTS and CRAFTS



Drawing (Basic) (THIS CLASS IS NOW FULL)

See objects as shapes and discover that you can draw!  You will also use aids and guides and learn other techniques that will have you rethinking your potential.  Please bring:  #2 pencil, #4B drawing/sketching pencil, #4B graphite stick, .05 black prismacolor fine line marker, 12” flexible ruler, 12 inch T-square, 15 x 18 drawing cardboard, 2 – 8x10 black view finders with different opening size (4x5 & 6x7). Those with drawing experience are also welcomed.  Limit: 10

Date:  Mon., Feb. 5 to Mar. 19 (no class 2/26)                              
Time:  6:00-8:00 PM (12 hrs.)
Location:  Room 7 at KHS                                                                
Instructor:  Deborah Gentile

Drawing (Basic)   $71.00  


Sewing (Basic thru Intermediate)

Learn sewing basics, from choosing and measuring fabric and working with patterns to assembly.  The first class will be held from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at New England Fabrics, where our experienced instructor will help you choose a project based on your skill level.  Project completion during class time is based upon the complexity of your garment.  If you prefer your own sewing machine you are welcome to bring it to class. Necessary supplies include 8" dressmaker scissors, hand sewing needles, thread, tracing paper, seam ripper, pincushion, and pins.  Limit: 12

Date:  Tue., Feb. 6 to May 1 (no class 2/27,3/6,4/24)
Time: 6:00-8:30 p.m. (25 hrs.)    
Location:  Room 508 at KHS (see description)
Instructor: Sue Whitbread


Sewing (Basic thru Intermediate)   $98.00  

Irish Chain Quilt

The Irish Chain is characterized by diagonal patterns, and in making this eye-catching quilt style, you’ll learn quilting skills from choosing and measuring fabric to assembling the strips and squares.  Bring scissors, seam ripper, rotary cutter and mat, 5”x24” quilting ruler, thread and pins. The first class will be held from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at New England Fabrics, where our experienced instructor will help you choose fabric and supplies. Project completion during class time is based upon the size of your quilt.  If you prefer your own sewing machine you are welcome to bring it to class. Necessary supplies include scissors, seam ripper, rotary cutter and mat, 5 x 24 inch quilting ruler, thread and pins.  Limit: 12

Date:  Mon., Feb. 5 to Apr. 2 (no class 2/26)                                 
Time: 6:00-8:30 pm. (20 hrs.)
Location:  Room 508 at KHS (see description)                            
Instructor: Sue Whitbread

Irish Chain Quilt   $83.00  


Pottery – Hand Building (All Levels)

In this class you will learn to make pots using hand-building techniques such as pinching, coil, and slab-building.  We'll start with basic forms and combine techniques to make larger pots with lids, handles, and spouts.  You'll also learn about surface design, textures, glaze application and firing.  Supplies are included in the cost of the course.  The last class will meet at Shana's Rindge studio.     Limit: 12

Date: Mon., Mar. 19 to May 7 (no class 4/23)
Time: 6:00-8:00 PM (14 hrs.)
Location: Room 3 at KHS
Instructor: Shana Brautigam


Pottery - Hand Building (All Levels)   $121.00