Arts Crafts Entertainment

Step Into Sewing-Part Two-(Saturday Mornings)

Tuition: $160.00 Dover Residents: $160.00

Start Date: Saturday, February 3, 2018
End Date: Saturday, February 10, 2018

Time: 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

In this session you will explore and make samples of several different seam finishes, discuss and use stabilizers, practice curves and learn two different zipper techniques.  You will gain more confidence in your ability to use your machine and to make the correct choices when choosing and completing a project.  You will complete two projects plus seam finish samples.  All supplies are included. On site at "The Sewing Tree" in Dover.

 

Taught by:

Christine Ecker

Owner and operator of The Sewing Tree in Dover, NH.  She has been teaching sewing to adults and children for 15 years through her business.  The Sewing Tree classes range from very beginning to more advanced techniques and project classes.

Address:
The Sewing Tree
66 Third St. Studio 201
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 6

Step Into Sewing-Part Two-(Thursday Mornings)

Tuition: $160.00 Dover Residents: $160.00

Start Date: Thursday, February 8, 2018
End Date: Thursday, March 8, 2018

Time: 8:00 am - 10:00 am

In this session you will explore and make samples of several different seam finishes, discuss and use stabilizers, practice curves and learn two different zipper techniques.  You will gain more confidence in your ability to use your machine and to make the correct choices when choosing and completing a project.  You will complete two projects plus seam finish samples.  All supplies are included. On site at "The Sewing Tree" in Dover.

No class on March 1st!

Taught by:

Christine Ecker

Owner and operator of The Sewing Tree in Dover, NH.  She has been teaching sewing to adults and children for 15 years through her business.  The Sewing Tree classes range from very beginning to more advanced techniques and project classes.

Address:
The Sewing Tree
66 Third St. Studio 201
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 6

Step Into Sewing-Part Two-(Monday Nights)

Tuition: $160.00 Dover Residents: $160.00

Start Date: Monday, February 12, 2018
End Date: Monday, March 12, 2018

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

In this session you will explore and make samples of several different seam finishes, discuss and use stabilizers, practice curves and learn two different zipper techniques.  You will gain more confidence in your ability to use your machine and to make the correct choices when choosing and completing a project.  You will complete two projects plus seam finish samples.  All supplies are included. On site at "The Sewing Tree" in Dover.

No class on February 26th!

Taught by:

Christine Ecker

Owner and operator of The Sewing Tree in Dover, NH.  She has been teaching sewing to adults and children for 15 years through her business.  The Sewing Tree classes range from very beginning to more advanced techniques and project classes.

Address:
The Sewing Tree
66 Third St. Studio 201
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 6

Basic Beaded Earring

Tuition: $40.00 Dover Residents: $35.00

Date: Monday, March 5, 2018

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Love gorgeous beaded jewelry, but not sure how to make your own? Let us show you the basic tools and techniques needed to make attractive earrings in just minutes. Choose from our large selection of high quality materials: silver ear wires and head pins, faceted Czech crystal in all colors and sizes, and seed beads in our own color way mixes. Learn basic wire wrapping techniques as well as advanced techniques such as working with chain and clusters. Workshop fee includes all materials needed to make two pairs of earrings.

McConnell Center Rm 206B

Taught by:

Art Night Out

Art Night Out Instructors are experienced passionate artisans.  We provide a relaxed, fun environment to ensure a positive learning experience.  Art Night Out classes feature high quality materials, tools, and instruction resulting in something you'll truly be proud to say you made yourself.  No prior experience is necessary to attend.

Address:
McConnell Center
61 Locust St, Floor 2
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 7

Step Into Sewing-Part Three (Saturday Mornings)

Tuition: $160.00 Dover Residents: $160.00

Start Date: Saturday, March 10, 2018
End Date: Saturday, March 17, 2018

Time: 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

In this course you will delve further into uses of different materials, finishes and techniques, as well as how to read a pattern, so that you will be able to take your creativity to another level.  We will follow a commercial pattern from beginning to send and you will have a more complete understanding of how to continue sewing on your own,.  A supply list is provided for this class upon registration.  By the end of this class, you will be able to take on a variety of projects confidently.

 

Taught by:

Christine Ecker

Owner and operator of The Sewing Tree in Dover, NH.  She has been teaching sewing to adults and children for 15 years through her business.  The Sewing Tree classes range from very beginning to more advanced techniques and project classes.

Address:
The Sewing Tree
66 Third St. Studio 201
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 6

Introduction to Beekeeping

Tuition: $25.00 Dover Residents: $20.00

Date: Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

In this session you will receive an overview of keeping bees with brief presentation about the time, commitment and financial considerations involved with this hobby.  EAS certified Master Beekeeper, Brian Pride, will review the equipment necessary to establish you own hive and options for placement of hives at various locations.  Seasonal management of hives, pests and diseases and products of the hive will be discussed.  This is an interactive program, with time allotted for demonstrations, questions and answers.

McConnell Center Rm 220

Taught by:

Brian Pride

Eastern Apicultural Society Certified Master Beekeeper.  Beekeeper for 6 years co owner of Bee Pride, retail store in Lebanon, Maine selling beekeeping supplies.  Also teaches multiple levels of classes for beekeepers in the store.

Address:
McConnell Center
61 Locust St, Floor 2
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 20

Essential Perfumes

Tuition: $35.00 Dover Residents: $30.00

Date: Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Perfumes sold in stores are loaded with toxic chemicals. Have fun making your own perfumes with all natural, non-toxic, health-promoting essential oils! Choose four of the following perfumes to make, and take home recipes for others.  Bliss, Harmony, Love, Peace, Pure, Rebel, Secret, Strong, Terra or Urban.

Dover High School Rm 137B

Taught by:

Kimberly Cole

Kimberly has been a wellness advocate and coach with thirteen years in health and wellness with an emphasis on all natural alternative as a result of health issues with her son.

Address:
Dover High School
25 Alumni Way
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 9

Step Into Sewing-Part Three (Thursday Mornings)

Tuition: $160.00 Dover Residents: $160.00

Start Date: Thursday, March 15, 2018
End Date: Thursday, April 5, 2018

Time: 8:00 am - 10:00 am

In this course you will delve further into uses of different materials, finishes and techniques, as well as how to read a pattern, so that you will be able to take your creativity to another level.  We will follow a commercial pattern from beginning to send and you will have a more complete understanding of how to continue sewing on your own,.  A supply list is provided for this class upon registration.  By the end of this class, you will be able to take on a variety of projects confidently.

 

Taught by:

Christine Ecker

Owner and operator of The Sewing Tree in Dover, NH.  She has been teaching sewing to adults and children for 15 years through her business.  The Sewing Tree classes range from very beginning to more advanced techniques and project classes.

Address:
The Sewing Tree
66 Third St. Studio 201
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 6

Step Into Sewing-Part Three (Monday Evenings

Tuition: $160.00 Dover Residents: $160.00

Start Date: Monday, March 19, 2018
End Date: Monday, April 9, 2018

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

In this course you will delve further into uses of different materials, finishes and techniques, as well as how to read a pattern, so that you will be able to take your creativity to another level.  We will follow a commercial pattern from beginning to send and you will have a more complete understanding of how to continue sewing on your own,.  A supply list is provided for this class upon registration.  By the end of this class, you will be able to take on a variety of projects confidently.

 

Taught by:

Christine Ecker

Owner and operator of The Sewing Tree in Dover, NH.  She has been teaching sewing to adults and children for 15 years through her business.  The Sewing Tree classes range from very beginning to more advanced techniques and project classes.

Address:
The Sewing Tree
66 Third St. Studio 201
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 6

Cranberry Sauce-Water Bath Canning

Tuition: $35.00 Dover Residents: $30.00

Date: Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Learn about canning and put fresh cranberry sauce on your table this year.  Also learn cranberry sauce varieties; jellied, whole berry & spiced.  Please bring a hand towel to class. All materials included. Long hair must be secured.

Dover High School Rm 136

Taught by:

Kate Nickerson & Pam Sawyer

Kate has been a classroom teacher for 24 years and department head for canning at the Rochester Fair.  She has over forty years in canning experience.

Address:
Dover High School
25 Alumni Way
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 7

Birth Order

Tuition: $45.00 Dover Residents: $40.00

Date: Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Time: 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm


Learn about how birth order can influence relationship choices, career paths, interactions with children/grandchildren and how your birth order can make you more susceptible to specific illnesses.  Understand yourself and those in your life better, by discovering birth order patterns

Dover High School Room 212

Taught by:

Cynthia Simon

Address:
Dover High School
25 Alumni Way
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 14

Natural Brass Embossed Jewelry

Tuition: $40.00 Dover Residents: $35.00

Date: Monday, April 2, 2018

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Experience how gratifying it is to create gorgeous embossed jewelry that gets noticed! Using the new Vintaj metal texturizing system, you will impress patterns on pre-patinaed natural brass shapes and reveal interesting contrast with sanding blocks and sand paper. You will then experiment with metal patina inks, allowing you to add gorgeous, layered color. Finally, you will combine your textured metal with chain and beads to create whimsical, modern jewelry. Workshop fee includes all materials needed to make one embossed pendant with brass chain.

McConnell Center Rm 206B

Taught by:

Art Night Out

Art Night Out Instructors are experienced passionate artisans.  We provide a relaxed, fun environment to ensure a positive learning experience.  Art Night Out classes feature high quality materials, tools, and instruction resulting in something you'll truly be proud to say you made yourself.  No prior experience is necessary to attend.

Address:
McConnell Center
61 Locust St, Floor 2
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 7

Step Into Sewing-Part Two-(Saturday Mornings)

Tuition: $160.00 Dover Residents: $160.00

Start Date: Thursday, April 5, 2018
End Date: Thursday, April 12, 2018

Time: 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

In this session you will explore and make samples of several different seam finishes, discuss and use stabilizers, practice curves and learn two different zipper techniques.  You will gain more confidence in your ability to use your machine and to make the correct choices when choosing and completing a project.  You will complete two projects plus seam finish samples.  All supplies are included. On site at "The Sewing Tree" in Dover.

 

Taught by:

Christine Ecker

Owner and operator of The Sewing Tree in Dover, NH.  She has been teaching sewing to adults and children for 15 years through her business.  The Sewing Tree classes range from very beginning to more advanced techniques and project classes.

Address:
The Sewing Tree
66 Third St. Studio 201
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 6

Step Into Sewing~Step One(Saturday Mornings)

Tuition: $160.00 Dover Residents: $160.00

Start Date: Saturday, April 7, 2018
End Date: Saturday, April 14, 2018

Time: 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

This 8 hour course will get you up and running.  We will explore the sewing machine and how it works, learn basic stitches, basic sewing techniques, and identify notions that you will need.  You will come away with the knowledge of how to run a machine and how to get started as well as completing several simple projects.  In order to best meet all the student needs, this series will be held at The Sewing Tree studio in Dover.  This session will be held on Saturday mornings.

 

Taught by:

Christine Ecker

Owner and operator of The Sewing Tree in Dover, NH.  She has been teaching sewing to adults and children for 15 years through her business.  The Sewing Tree classes range from very beginning to more advanced techniques and project classes.

Address:
The Sewing Tree
66 Third St. Studio 201
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 6

Salsa-Water Bath Canning

Tuition: $35.00 Dover Residents: $30.00

Date: Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Everyone enjoys a little salsa and chips for a party. Now you can learn to make your own by adding or removing ingredients.  You will learn tips on customizing your salsa.  The night of class you will make a basic salsa with jalapeno pepper, onions, tomatoes , and spices.  In order to make it in the allotted time,  a few steps will be prepared ahead of class, so you can preserve a jar to take home.  There will be several recipes for you to try at home as well.  Please have small towel or 2 potholders for carrying home your jar.  If you have long hair, please wear it up or wear a hat.

Dover High School Rm 136

Taught by:

Kate Nickerson & Pam Sawyer

Kate has been a classroom teacher for 24 years and department head for canning at the Rochester Fair.  She has over forty years in canning experience.

Address:
Dover High School
25 Alumni Way
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 7

Step Into Sewing~Step One (Thursday Mornings)

Tuition: $160.00 Dover Residents: $160.00

Start Date: Thursday, April 12, 2018
End Date: Thursday, May 10, 2018

Time: 8:00 am - 10:00 am

This 8 hour course will get you up and running.  We will explore the sewing machine and how it works, learn basic stitches, basic sewing techniques, and identify notions that you will need.  You will come away with the knowledge of how to run a machine and how to get started as well as completing several simple projects.  In order to best meet all the student needs, this series will be held at The Sewing Tree studio in Dover.  This session will be held on Thursday mornings.

No class on April 26th!

 

Taught by:

Christine Ecker

Owner and operator of The Sewing Tree in Dover, NH.  She has been teaching sewing to adults and children for 15 years through her business.  The Sewing Tree classes range from very beginning to more advanced techniques and project classes.

Address:
The Sewing Tree
66 Third St. Studio 201
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 6

Organic Gardening Skills & Issues

Tuition: $60.00 Dover Residents: $50.00

Start Date: Saturday, April 14, 2018
End Date: Saturday, April 28, 2018

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

This course will include practical tips on how to create a new garden, soil preparation, seed starting, planting techniques, container gardening, cultural techniques during the growing season (such as watering, fertilizing, and pest and weed control), how plants and soil interact, succession planning, planting multiple crops in the same space at the same time, how to compost, crop rotation, cover cropping and mycorrhizobials.  There will also be discussion about our existing industrial food production system including pesticides, genetically modified seeds, seed labeling and supplier concentration, globalization & famine, organic certification, and regulatory capture.

Mondays @ McConnell Center Rm 220

Taught by:

Vincent Cirasole

Vincent has taught physical education and organic gardening in New York before relocating to the Granite State in 2013.  He also is a Master Gardener, a commercial vegetable grower, and an organic growing enthusiast.  Over a period of years, he has developed this course which has proven to be fascinating and popular with students.

Address:
McConnell Center
61 Locust St, Floor 2
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Pressure Canning

Tuition: $35.00 Dover Residents: $30.00

Date: Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Have you always wanted to gain knowledge about food preservation? Come join us and learn about Pressure Canning, the method used to preserve fruits, vegetables, meats, poultry, fish , and other food items. You will also learn its safety, its history and canning tools/utensils. Students will take home a jar of carrots. All materials included. All long hair must be secured. Bring a hand towel to class.

Dover High School Rm 136

Taught by:

Pam Sawyer

Pam has been awarded 6 ribbons for projects entered into fairs.  She was the NH & ME state representative for the American Soldiers Memorial project for 7 years and taught at an after school program at a local elementary school.

Address:
Dover High School
25 Alumni Way
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 7

The Essential Family

Tuition: $35.00 Dover Residents: $30.00

Date: Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

All natural support for the entire family!  Choose four of the following essential oil support blends to make, and take home the recipes for others.  Balanced Hormones, Peppermint Potty, No More Tantrums, Sunshine Blend, Energizer Blend, Sweet Slumber, Lights Out Spray, Hand Sanitizer, Fresh Breath, After Shave, Bye Bye Bugs, Room Refresh, In The Mood, Hot Mess, Body Spray or Owie Spray.

Dover High School Rm 137B

Taught by:

Kimberly Cole

Kimberly has been a wellness advocate and coach with thirteen years in health and wellness with an emphasis on all natural alternative as a result of health issues with her son.

Address:
Dover High School
25 Alumni Way
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 10

Digital Photo Organization and Printing

Tuition: $55.00 Dover Residents: $50.00

Start Date: Monday, April 30, 2018
End Date: Monday, May 14, 2018

Time: 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Digital cameras, smartphones, tablets...there are many ways to take digital photos, but what do you do with them all?  In this class you will learn how to use your computer to organize your digital photos and create photo projects.

Participants should be comfortable working on Windows computers and a web browser.  Bring to class:

1) Your digital photos: on your digital camera or smartphone with its USB transfer cable, on camera memory cards, on CD/DVDs, or on an external hard drive or flash drive.

2) A USB flash drive or external hard drive-this is where you will organize your own photos

3) A laptop computer (if you wish to use your own computer) or you can use one of our laptops

Mondays @  McConnell Center Rm 220

Taught by:

Tiffany Brand

Tiffany has lived in the seacoast of New Hampshire all of her life. She has over 15 years of experience in teaching technology, serving as a technology coordinator, trainer, and a computer teacher for several school districts. She enjoys bringing the fun, excitement, and usefulness of technology to her students and colleagues.

Address:
McConnell Center
61 Locust St, Floor 2
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 8

Step Into Sewing~Step One (Monday Evenings)

Tuition: $160.00 Dover Residents: $160.00

Start Date: Monday, April 30, 2018
End Date: Monday, May 21, 2018

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

This 8 hour course will get you up and running.  We will explore the sewing machine and how it works, learn basic stitches, basic sewing techniques, and identify notions that you will need.  You will come away with the knowledge of how to run a machine and how to get started as well as completing several simple projects.  In order to best meet all the student needs, this series will be held at The Sewing Tree studio in Dover.  This session will be held on Monday evenings.

 

Taught by:

Christine Ecker

Owner and operator of The Sewing Tree in Dover, NH.  She has been teaching sewing to adults and children for 15 years through her business.  The Sewing Tree classes range from very beginning to more advanced techniques and project classes.

Address:
The Sewing Tree
66 Third St. Studio 201
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 6

Water Bath Canning for Jams

Tuition: $35.00 Dover Residents: $30.00

Date: Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Have you always wanted to gain knowledge about food preservation? Come join us and learn about the process using lower temperature for acidic foods i.e. tomatoes and fruits, safety, its history and canning tools/utensils. Students will take home a jar of jam. All materials included. All long hair must be secured. Please bring a hand towel to class.

Dover High Rm 136

Taught by:

Kate Nickerson & Pam Sawyer

Kate has been a classroom teacher for 24 years and department head for canning at the Rochester Fair.  She has over forty years in canning experience.

Address:
Dover High School
25 Alumni Way
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 7

Fly Fishing From A-Z

Tuition: $120.00 Dover Residents: $115.00

Start Date: Thursday, May 3, 2018
End Date: Thursday, June 7, 2018

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

This introductory course offers instruction on fly-fishing fundamentals such as rod set-up, gear and equipment options, casting theory and drills, knot tying, fish ecology and aquatic insects, fish identification, safety, ethical fishing practices and lots more.  From A to Z, you’ll soon be on the water catching fish! All equipment provided; however, if you own your own feel free to bring it. This course includes classroom and 2-field trips.

Dover High School Rm 134

Taught by:

John McKernan

Address:
Dover High School
25 Alumni Way
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 10

Dream Interpretation

Tuition: $45.00 Dover Residents: $40.00

Date: Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Time: 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Learn how to make sense of your dreams, what they mean for you and how to receive wisdom, intuitive guidance from your dreams.

Dover High School Room 212

Taught by:

Cynthia Simon

Address:
Dover High School
25 Alumni Way
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 14

Soap Making at Greenleaf Farms

Tuition: $60.00 Dover Residents: $55.00

Date: Saturday, May 12, 2018

Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Discover the fine art of making fragrant, all natural, vegetable-based soaps in this hands- on workshop.  Learn tips, techniques, and recipes for making soothing soaps for healthy skin.

Taught by:

Deborah Sousane

Deborah owns and operates Greenleaf Farms in Dover. Greenleaf Farms offers annuals, perennials, flowers for all occasions, farm fresh produce and herbalist.

Company: Greenleaf Farms

Address:
Greenleaf Farms
24 Littleworth Rd
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 7

Mixed Media Painting @ Art Stream Studios

Tuition: $115.00 Dover Residents: $110.00

Date: Saturday, May 12, 2018

Time: 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Using paint, ink, paper and pastel each student will learn how to combine media to create a unique painting on canvas.  Absolute beginners welcomed and advanced students challenged!  Each student will take home a painting and a skill set they can repeat at home.  All materials provided.  Bring a snack.

 

 

Taught by:

Susan Schwake

Susan has taught art for 20 years in the seacoast region in diverse settings as Plymouth State University, The Community Campus in Portsmouth, The Bell Center, Academy Artworks and Music, Artstream , Community Partners, the State council on the Arts workshops among many others.  She has also created her own online courses in fine art which are offered through her website www.susanschwake.com

Company: Artstream

Address:
Artstream
20 Front St.
Rollinsford, NH
03869 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 6

Paint Clouds Step-By-Step

Tuition: $35.00 Dover Residents: $30.00

Date: Monday, May 14, 2018

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Whether stormy, or soft and fluffy, clouds are always an interesting subject to paint. Join us for a relaxing evening out as you learn step-by-step how to show the mood of clouds. Workshop includes materials to make one 9x12 inch painting. (2-hour class).

McConnell Center Rm 220

Taught by:

Art Night Out

Art Night Out Instructors are experienced passionate artisans.  We provide a relaxed, fun environment to ensure a positive learning experience.  Art Night Out classes feature high quality materials, tools, and instruction resulting in something you'll truly be proud to say you made yourself.  No prior experience is necessary to attend.

Address:
McConnell Center
61 Locust St, Floor 2
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 8

Gardening with Essential Oils

Tuition: $35.00 Dover Residents: $30.00

Date: Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Essential oils can be tremendous support for the garden and the gardener! Come learn what oils are the must haves for the spring and summer months.  Make your own Gardener Kit to include bug repellent, bit and sting blend, and gardener's hand scrub.

Dover High School Room 137B

Taught by:

Kimberly Cole

Kimberly has been a wellness advocate and coach with thirteen years in health and wellness with an emphasis on all natural alternative as a result of health issues with her son.

Address:
Dover High School
25 Alumni Way
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 10

Step Into Sewing-Part Two-(Thursday Mornings)

Tuition: $160.00 Dover Residents: $160.00

Start Date: Thursday, May 17, 2018
End Date: Thursday, June 7, 2018

Time: 8:00 am - 10:00 am

In this session you will explore and make samples of several different seam finishes, discuss and use stabilizers, practice curves and learn two different zipper techniques.  You will gain more confidence in your ability to use your machine and to make the correct choices when choosing and completing a project.  You will complete two projects plus seam finish samples.  All supplies are included. On site at "The Sewing Tree" in Dover.

 

Taught by:

Christine Ecker

Owner and operator of The Sewing Tree in Dover, NH.  She has been teaching sewing to adults and children for 15 years through her business.  The Sewing Tree classes range from very beginning to more advanced techniques and project classes.

Address:
The Sewing Tree
66 Third St. Studio 201
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 6

Painting with Paper: The Art of Collage @ Art Stream Studios

Tuition: $115.00 Dover Residents: $110.00

Date: Saturday, May 19, 2018

Time: 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Creating a painting using scissors and a vast array of papers is challenging yet accessible for everyone.  Learn tricks and tips on composition, color, adding humor or whimsey to your work as well as lots of technique about the process.  We will create on panels and each student will create one or more works.  All materials included.  Bring a snack.

 

Taught by:

Susan Schwake

Susan has taught art for 20 years in the seacoast region in diverse settings as Plymouth State University, The Community Campus in Portsmouth, The Bell Center, Academy Artworks and Music, Artstream , Community Partners, the State council on the Arts workshops among many others.  She has also created her own online courses in fine art which are offered through her website www.susanschwake.com

Company: Artstream

Address:
Artstream
20 Front St.
Rollinsford, NH
03869 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 6

Wire Bound Sea Glass Necklace and Earrings

Tuition: $55.00 Dover Residents: $50.00

Date: Monday, June 4, 2018

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Twist, wrap, and loop your way to a sophisticated design using elements drawn from the sea.  Using sterling silver wire, pearls and sea glass, you’ll create a lovely necklace and earring set.  No drilling necessary.  Bring your own sea glass or choose from our collection.  Workshop fee includes all materials to make a pendant and one pair of earrings in sterling silver.

McConnell Center Rm 220

 

Taught by:

Art Night Out

Art Night Out Instructors are experienced passionate artisans.  We provide a relaxed, fun environment to ensure a positive learning experience.  Art Night Out classes feature high quality materials, tools, and instruction resulting in something you'll truly be proud to say you made yourself.  No prior experience is necessary to attend.

Address:
McConnell Center
61 Locust St, Floor 2
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 5

Step Into Sewing-Part Two-(Monday Evenings)

Tuition: $160.00 Dover Residents: $160.00

Start Date: Monday, June 4, 2018
End Date: Monday, June 25, 2018

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

In this session you will explore and make samples of several different seam finishes, discuss and use stabilizers, practice curves and learn two different zipper techniques.  You will gain more confidence in your ability to use your machine and to make the correct choices when choosing and completing a project.  You will complete two projects plus seam finish samples.  All supplies are included. On site at "The Sewing Tree" in Dover.

 

Taught by:

Christine Ecker

Owner and operator of The Sewing Tree in Dover, NH.  She has been teaching sewing to adults and children for 15 years through her business.  The Sewing Tree classes range from very beginning to more advanced techniques and project classes.

Address:
The Sewing Tree
66 Third St. Studio 201
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 6