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Spring Trad Arts Classes @ Slater Mill
April 1 EDT
An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until June 6, 2020
An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until June 3, 2020
Spring Trad Arts Class registrations have begun!
Chair Caning with Steve Emma
6 sessions, April 8-May 13 (Wed. evenings), 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Master craftsman Steve Emma teaches open-studio chair caning. All levels welcome, you provide the chair and tools, he provides the rush and reeds.
Needle Felting Foundations with Andrew Haviland
3 sessions, April 8-22 (Wed. evenings), 6-9 p.m.
RISD graduate and professional textile artist/jewelry designer Andrew Haviland teaches students the history of felting and its industrial and artistic applications, needle felting technique with demonstration and handouts.
Beginner Knitting with Pam Sluter
4 sessions, April 15-May 6 (Wed. evenings), 6-8:30 p.m.
Pattern designer and knit instructor Pam Sluter returns to teach beginners the foundations to build their knitting futures. Students will learn basic knitting techniques; please bring your own yarn and knitting needles to each session.
Intermediate Knitting with Pam Sluter
4 sessions, May 13-June 3 (Wed. evenings), 6-8:30 p.m.
Knit designer and RI native Pam Sluter offers students who have learned the basics the next level. Projects could include sweaters, hats, mittens, etc. Sluter will provide guidance in choosing projects and materials.
Handweaving with Suzi Ballenger
10 sessions, March 21-June 6 (Sat. mornings), 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
Artist and production weaver Suzi Ballenger returns to teach all levels of weaving in an open studio format. Slater Mill provides the Harrisville looms.
Primitive Rug Hooking with Ellen Gould
2 sessions, April 4 & 11 (Sat. mornings), 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Certified rug hooking instructor, Ellen Gould, teaches students the basics to rug hooking and its history. They will apply their new skills and techniques to create a sample rug. A range of dyed wools will be provided.
To register, visit brownpapertickets.com (fees apply), call 401-725-8638 x.100 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for a form.