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Kourabiedes (Greek Wedding Cookies)

$19

with Dianne Duckworth

Calendar Next available session starts Dec 6, 2022 at 6 pm

These traditional Greek cookies will melt in your mouth. Some call them Christmas Cookies, Other Greek Wedding Cookies, you’ll call them delicious! Dianne uses her Yaya’s recipe that has been passed down for generations. These cookies are traditionally made with walnuts. About 20 years ago the Aunties wanted to switch it up and used pecans. The family has used pecans ever since. These cookies make a great gift. However after tasting them you may not want to give them away.

Downsizing?

$25

with Jill Braceland DBA Managing Change

Calendar Next available session starts Dec 7, 2022 at 6 pm

This seminar is designed to offer organizing strategies to start your downsizing efforts. Establish your project priorities, learn what supplies you might need, and set realistic time constraints. Leave with an action plan.

Wonderful Watercolor - Beginner (3 Weeks)

$99

with Kathryn Carter

Calendar Next available session starts Dec 8, 2022 at 10 am
2 additional sessions through May 4, 2023

Watercolor moves freely with surprising results, yet can be easily controlled when desired. In these fun, easy classes, Kathryn will guide you with clear step-by-step instruction and helpful demonstrations as you enjoy creating your own beautiful paintings. (Materials list available upon registration.) Beginners Introduction to paints; pigments; saturation; washes (basic); edges; palette set-up; brushes; paper and all materials – the fundamentals for practical painting.

Glass Fused Holiday Tree Dish Workshop

$39

with Denise McDonough, Firefly Pottery

Calendar Next available session starts Dec 13, 2022 at 10 am
1 additional session on Dec 15, 2022

Working with colored pieces of fusing glass, we'll design a bright Holiday tree dish that would be perfect for serving sweet treats!

Forged Bracelet

$69

with Alice Carroll

Calendar Next available session starts Jan 21, 2023 at 10 am, runs for 1 week

Forging is an ancient technique of controlled hammer blows to change the plane of the metal and move it into varying shapes. Each student will learn how to control the directional movement of metal by using certain hammers and hammering the metal in certain directions. After practicing some hammering, everyone will leave with a beautiful finished forged bracelet. All materials and supplies included and no experience necessary. Alice Carroll, who has a BFA from Maine College of Art and an MFA from Rochester Technology of Art, School for American Crafts, was an Artist in Residence at Penland School of Crafts in NC for two years. She came back to Maine in 1994 and has been teaching at Heartwood College of Art, Sanctuary Arts, and River Tree Arts.

TedX York Beach Feb 10

$55

with Amanda Woods

Calendar Next available session starts Feb 10, 2023 at 5 pm

Join us for an unbelievable community event where we will unleash new ideas, inspire, and inform.... all while bringing the community together in 2023.  Limited space available.

The TEDx program gives communities, organizations and individuals all over the world the opportunity to stimulate dialogue through TED-like experiences at the local level. TEDx events are planned and coordinated independently under managed guidelines from TED.

For more information about this event such as how to apply to become a speaker or to become a sponsor, go to the TedX York Beach site.

This ticket purchase is for entry to the event.

Voices of Us

$29

with Laura Davis

Calendar Next available session starts Feb 15, 2023 at 6:30 pm
1 additional session

Join our facilitator Laura Davis and enrich your reading experience in this discussion group. The September book is The Guest Book by Sarah Blake. The November book is The Violin Conspiracy by Brendan Slocumb. Voices of Us was formally known as Voices of Women - This new discussion group is open to anyone and everyone. Fall Dates: 9/14/22 & 11/16/22 Spring Dates: 2/15/22 & 4/26/22

Spinner Ring

$69

with Alice Carroll

Calendar Next available session starts Feb 25, 2023 at 10 am, runs for 1 week

Make your own fun ring with moving parts. Great ring to wear if you like to figit. This is a beginner workshop that will focus on learning how to size your ring and your metal, textures and soldering. Each student will have time to try stamping, roller printing, and hammered textures. The ring will be textured, then soldered and shaped, polished and at the very end we will add the spinners to the ring, so that they move freely. No experience necessary, all materials and tools supplied. Alice Carroll, who has a BFA from Maine College of Art and an MFA from Rochester Technology of Art, School for American Crafts, was an Artist in Residence at Penland School of Crafts in NC for two years. She came back to Maine in 1994 and has been teaching at Heartwood College of Art, Sanctuary Arts, and River Tree Arts.





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