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Knit & Crochet Lessons 10:00 AM
Knit & Crochet Lessons
Aug 1 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Knit & Crochet Lessons
​KNIT & CROCHET Make fun and useful things. There is nothing like “making it yourself” to keep or to give. Wednesday &/or Saturday, 10:00 am – noon, or by arrangement. $20 per one-hour lesson, $50 for three one-hour lessons. INSTRUCTOR: JULIE BENNETT. https://www.cfsota.org/needle-and-fiber-arts.html
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Weekend Fused Glass Jewelry
Weekend Fused Glass Jewelry
Aug 3 – Aug 4 all-day
Weekend Fused Glass Jewelry
Special 2-day format! WEEKEND FUSED GLASS JEWELRY- PENDANTS & PINS Create unique, sparkling glass jewelry for yourself or for gifts, even if you’ve never cut glass before! It’s easy and fun using dramatic, dazzling dichroic glass. All supplies are included and tools are available in class. No experience required. Demos
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Knit & Crochet Lessons 10:00 AM
Knit & Crochet Lessons
Aug 4 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Knit & Crochet Lessons
​KNIT & CROCHET Make fun and useful things. There is nothing like “making it yourself” to keep or to give. Wednesday &/or Saturday, 10:00 am – noon, or by arrangement. $20 per one-hour lesson, $50 for three one-hour lessons. INSTRUCTOR: JULIE BENNETT. https://www.cfsota.org/needle-and-fiber-arts.html
Paint A Barn Quilt 10:00 AM
Paint A Barn Quilt
Aug 4 @ 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Paint A Barn Quilt
Barn Quilts are a beautiful way to accessorize either the interior or exterior of your home. In this two-weekend class artist Andrea Curry will show you how to make a 24” square barn quilt with colors that complement your décor. Students will be required to bring some materials and will
Spray Paint Art 10:00 AM
Spray Paint Art
Aug 4 @ 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Spray Paint Art
Learn to paint like a real street artist! From this class you will gain knowledge of basic spray-painting techniques and how to layer color and texture to create amazing landscapes, planets, abstract art, or whatever your heart desires. Spray paint art is a quick and fun activity. You must be
Clay Open Studio 11:00 AM
Clay Open Studio
Aug 4 @ 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Clay Open Studio
Saturdays, 11 am – 1 pm TUITION: $17 per session (FREE for adult students who are enrolled in a clay class this term) We welcome students who have taken clay/pottery classes in the past to come create in our clay studio. An instructor will be present for assistance and to
Drawing Lessons 12:00 PM
Drawing Lessons
Aug 4 @ 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Drawing Lessons
Learn about line and shape, light and mass, using pencil on paper, progressing gradually to other mediums (charcoal, ink, pastel). Saturdays, Noon – 1:00 pm, and, 1:00 – 2:00 pm, or by arrangement TUITION: $17 per hour, includes materials. ​INSTRUCTOR: JOSH THOMPSON https://www.cfsota.org/painting-drawing-printmaking.html
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Basic Oshi-e, Part 1 10:00 AM
Basic Oshi-e, Part 1
Aug 8 @ 10:00 AM – 1:30 PM
Basic Oshi-e, Part 1
CONTEMPORARY OSHI-E ​(PRONOUNCED OH-SHE-AYE) OSHI-E is based upon an ancient fabric art from Japan. Besides being hung on a wall, oshi-e can be used in scrapbooking, card- making, jewelry, ornaments, and so much more! No art or sewing skills are required. Students will go home with one completed piece. Our
Knit & Crochet Lessons 10:00 AM
Knit & Crochet Lessons
Aug 8 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Knit & Crochet Lessons
​KNIT & CROCHET Make fun and useful things. There is nothing like “making it yourself” to keep or to give. Wednesday &/or Saturday, 10:00 am – noon, or by arrangement. $20 per one-hour lesson, $50 for three one-hour lessons. INSTRUCTOR: JULIE BENNETT. https://www.cfsota.org/needle-and-fiber-arts.html
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Chair Yoga 12:00 PM
Chair Yoga
Aug 9 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Chair Yoga
Chair yoga is a yoga discipline accessible to virtually everyone, regardless of age or physical limitations. In the practice of chair yoga, we move our bodies gently, with full awareness and safety. Depending on how the student is feeling on any given day, poses may be done from a seated
Glass Open Studio 12:00 PM
Glass Open Studio
Aug 9 @ 12:00 PM – 2:30 PM
Glass Open Studio
Get back into glass, complete an old project or knock out a new one, in these unstructured sessions. Includes the use of equipment and technical advice in a comfortable group setting. Open to all grads of our previous glass classes, whether stained or fused glass. INSTRUCTOR: GEORGE AYARS Each session
Weekend Traditional Stained Glass
Weekend Traditional Stained Glass
Aug 10 – Aug 11 all-day
Weekend Traditional Stained Glass
Lead came (lead channel) construction is ideal for traditional or geometric panels, bevel panels, and large architectural construction, but it is VERY different from copper foil work. In this short, two-day introduction to the traditional lead came method, create a panel about 1 sq. ft. in size. Students may choose
Knit & Crochet Lessons 10:00 AM
Knit & Crochet Lessons
Aug 11 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Knit & Crochet Lessons
​KNIT & CROCHET Make fun and useful things. There is nothing like “making it yourself” to keep or to give. Wednesday &/or Saturday, 10:00 am – noon, or by arrangement. $20 per one-hour lesson, $50 for three one-hour lessons. INSTRUCTOR: JULIE BENNETT. https://www.cfsota.org/needle-and-fiber-arts.html
Spray Paint Art 10:00 AM
Spray Paint Art
Aug 11 @ 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Spray Paint Art
Learn to paint like a real street artist! From this class you will gain knowledge of basic spray-painting techniques and how to layer color and texture to create amazing landscapes, planets, abstract art, or whatever your heart desires. Spray paint art is a quick and fun activity. You must be
Clay Open Studio 11:00 AM
Clay Open Studio
Aug 11 @ 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Clay Open Studio
Saturdays, 11 am – 1 pm TUITION: $17 per session (FREE for adult students who are enrolled in a clay class this term) We welcome students who have taken clay/pottery classes in the past to come create in our clay studio. An instructor will be present for assistance and to
Drawing Lessons 12:00 PM
Drawing Lessons
Aug 11 @ 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Drawing Lessons
Learn about line and shape, light and mass, using pencil on paper, progressing gradually to other mediums (charcoal, ink, pastel). Saturdays, Noon – 1:00 pm, and, 1:00 – 2:00 pm, or by arrangement TUITION: $17 per hour, includes materials. ​INSTRUCTOR: JOSH THOMPSON https://www.cfsota.org/painting-drawing-printmaking.html
Wood Turning: Choose Your Project 10:00 AM
Wood Turning: Choose Your Project
Aug 14 @ 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Wood Turning: Choose Your Project
Tuition covers ONE ADULT, or ,ONE ADULT + ONE CHILD UNDER AGE 12, making one project. ​Learn how to turn wood to make a baseball bat, pen, ice cream scoop, or other small wood project. ​This is a wonderful shared parent/child activity for children under age 12. Create memories along
Glass Open Studio 6:30 PM
Glass Open Studio
Aug 14 @ 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM
Glass Open Studio
Get back into glass, complete an old project or knock out a new one, in these unstructured sessions. Includes the use of equipment and technical advice in a comfortable group setting. Open to all grads of our previous glass classes, whether stained or fused glass. INSTRUCTOR: GEORGE AYARS Each session
Basic Oshi-e, Part 2 10:00 AM
Basic Oshi-e, Part 2
Aug 15 @ 10:00 AM – 3:30 PM
Basic Oshi-e, Part 2
CONTEMPORARY OSHI-E ​(PRONOUNCED OH-SHE-AYE) OSHI-E is based upon an ancient fabric art from Japan. Besides being hung on a wall, oshi-e can be used in scrapbooking, card- making, jewelry, ornaments, and so much more! No art or sewing skills are required. Students will go home with one completed piece. Our
Knit & Crochet Lessons 10:00 AM
Knit & Crochet Lessons
Aug 15 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Knit & Crochet Lessons
​KNIT & CROCHET Make fun and useful things. There is nothing like “making it yourself” to keep or to give. Wednesday &/or Saturday, 10:00 am – noon, or by arrangement. $20 per one-hour lesson, $50 for three one-hour lessons. INSTRUCTOR: JULIE BENNETT. https://www.cfsota.org/needle-and-fiber-arts.html
Mosaic Garden Stepping Stones 10:00 AM
Mosaic Garden Stepping Stones
Aug 16 @ 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Mosaic Garden Stepping Stones
Simple to make, colorful and durable stepping stones set a path through crowded gardens and provide extra color when flowers aren’t in bloom. A fun class for both adults and kids aged 10 and up. Students create a concrete and glass, 8”x8” square stone. Concrete needs 24 hours to harden
Open Woodshop for Experienced Woodworkers 10:00 AM
Open Woodshop for Experienced Woodworkers
Aug 16 @ 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Open Woodshop for Experienced Woodworkers
IF YOU HAVE PREVIOUSLY TAKEN A WOODWORKING CLASS AT THE SCHOOL OF THE ARTS, WE INVITE YOU TO COME BACK AND WORK WITH OUR INSTRUCTOR ON A PROJECT OF YOUR CHOICE. PLEASE CALL IN ADVANCE TO DISCUSS ANY QUESTIONS REGARDING YOUR MATERIALS OR PROJECT. 540-862-7275. INSTRUCTOR: JOE WOOD ​ TUITION:
Chair Yoga 12:00 PM
Chair Yoga
Aug 16 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Chair Yoga
Chair yoga is a yoga discipline accessible to virtually everyone, regardless of age or physical limitations. In the practice of chair yoga, we move our bodies gently, with full awareness and safety. Depending on how the student is feeling on any given day, poses may be done from a seated
BLUE GRASS JAM, CFSOTA 7:00 PM
BLUE GRASS JAM, CFSOTA
Aug 17 @ 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
BLUE GRASS JAM, CFSOTA
BLUE GRASS JAM: 3rd Friday of every month, 7 pm, no charge. Bring your favorite instrument or just come & listen. Check our events calendar for the schedule of upcoming Jams! www.cfsota.org 540-862-7275
Knit & Crochet Lessons 10:00 AM
Knit & Crochet Lessons
Aug 18 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Knit & Crochet Lessons
​KNIT & CROCHET Make fun and useful things. There is nothing like “making it yourself” to keep or to give. Wednesday &/or Saturday, 10:00 am – noon, or by arrangement. $20 per one-hour lesson, $50 for three one-hour lessons. INSTRUCTOR: JULIE BENNETT. https://www.cfsota.org/needle-and-fiber-arts.html
Spray Paint Art 10:00 AM
Spray Paint Art
Aug 18 @ 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Spray Paint Art
Learn to paint like a real street artist! From this class you will gain knowledge of basic spray-painting techniques and how to layer color and texture to create amazing landscapes, planets, abstract art, or whatever your heart desires. Spray paint art is a quick and fun activity. You must be
Clay Open Studio 11:00 AM
Clay Open Studio
Aug 18 @ 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Clay Open Studio
Saturdays, 11 am – 1 pm TUITION: $17 per session (FREE for adult students who are enrolled in a clay class this term) We welcome students who have taken clay/pottery classes in the past to come create in our clay studio. An instructor will be present for assistance and to
Drawing Lessons 12:00 PM
Drawing Lessons
Aug 18 @ 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Drawing Lessons
Learn about line and shape, light and mass, using pencil on paper, progressing gradually to other mediums (charcoal, ink, pastel). Saturdays, Noon – 1:00 pm, and, 1:00 – 2:00 pm, or by arrangement TUITION: $17 per hour, includes materials. ​INSTRUCTOR: JOSH THOMPSON https://www.cfsota.org/painting-drawing-printmaking.html
Fused Glass Sun Catchers & Night Lights 12:00 PM
Fused Glass Sun Catchers & Night Lights
Aug 18 @ 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Fused Glass Sun Catchers & Night Lights
Make a colorful, charming fused glass sun catcher in this easy, 3-hour introduction to the basics of glass fusing! No previous glass cutting experience is required for this brief introduction to fused glass. Students will compose a design, approximately 4 x 6”, using small scraps of fusible glass, and fusible
Evening Sound Bath 7:00 PM
Evening Sound Bath
Aug 18 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Evening Sound Bath
Do you know that our soul is comprised of harmony? -Leonardo DaVinci Over time all cultures have used sound (music) as a way to achieve states of wellness and joy. Sound can also be used to help us enter into meditative states, which we are learning has tremendous benefit for
Cozy Quilts in Fused Glass 10:00 AM
Cozy Quilts in Fused Glass
Aug 21 @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Cozy Quilts in Fused Glass
Homey, classic quilt designs-who doesn’t love ‘em? Inviting, comforting-antique in essence, but somehow timeless and modern. No previous glass experience required. Students will learn basic glass cutting, with added tips for speed cutting strips, squares, triangles and diamond shapes so popular in traditional quilt designs. Make one of several classic
Knit & Crochet Lessons 10:00 AM
Knit & Crochet Lessons
Aug 22 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Knit & Crochet Lessons
​KNIT & CROCHET Make fun and useful things. There is nothing like “making it yourself” to keep or to give. Wednesday &/or Saturday, 10:00 am – noon, or by arrangement. $20 per one-hour lesson, $50 for three one-hour lessons. INSTRUCTOR: JULIE BENNETT. https://www.cfsota.org/needle-and-fiber-arts.html
Chair Yoga 12:00 PM
Chair Yoga
Aug 23 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Chair Yoga
Chair yoga is a yoga discipline accessible to virtually everyone, regardless of age or physical limitations. In the practice of chair yoga, we move our bodies gently, with full awareness and safety. Depending on how the student is feeling on any given day, poses may be done from a seated
Glass Open Studio 12:00 PM
Glass Open Studio
Aug 23 @ 12:00 PM – 2:30 PM
Glass Open Studio
Get back into glass, complete an old project or knock out a new one, in these unstructured sessions. Includes the use of equipment and technical advice in a comfortable group setting. Open to all grads of our previous glass classes, whether stained or fused glass. INSTRUCTOR: GEORGE AYARS Each session
Knit & Crochet Lessons 10:00 AM
Knit & Crochet Lessons
Aug 25 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Knit & Crochet Lessons
​KNIT & CROCHET Make fun and useful things. There is nothing like “making it yourself” to keep or to give. Wednesday &/or Saturday, 10:00 am – noon, or by arrangement. $20 per one-hour lesson, $50 for three one-hour lessons. INSTRUCTOR: JULIE BENNETT. https://www.cfsota.org/needle-and-fiber-arts.html
Make a Picture Frame 10:00 AM
Make a Picture Frame
Aug 25 @ 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Make a Picture Frame
Once you learn how to make a picture frame and do mitered corners, you will never have to pay anyone to make them for your art or craft projects again! You’ll also learn to use a table saw, router, and sander. Saturday, August 25, 10am – 1:00 pm TUITION: $50
Spray Paint Art 10:00 AM
Spray Paint Art
Aug 25 @ 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Spray Paint Art
Learn to paint like a real street artist! From this class you will gain knowledge of basic spray-painting techniques and how to layer color and texture to create amazing landscapes, planets, abstract art, or whatever your heart desires. Spray paint art is a quick and fun activity. You must be
Clay Open Studio 11:00 AM
Clay Open Studio
Aug 25 @ 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Clay Open Studio
Saturdays, 11 am – 1 pm TUITION: $17 per session (FREE for adult students who are enrolled in a clay class this term) We welcome students who have taken clay/pottery classes in the past to come create in our clay studio. An instructor will be present for assistance and to
Drawing Lessons 12:00 PM
Drawing Lessons
Aug 25 @ 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Drawing Lessons
Learn about line and shape, light and mass, using pencil on paper, progressing gradually to other mediums (charcoal, ink, pastel). Saturdays, Noon – 1:00 pm, and, 1:00 – 2:00 pm, or by arrangement TUITION: $17 per hour, includes materials. ​INSTRUCTOR: JOSH THOMPSON https://www.cfsota.org/painting-drawing-printmaking.html
Knit & Crochet Lessons 10:00 AM
Knit & Crochet Lessons
Aug 29 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Knit & Crochet Lessons
​KNIT & CROCHET Make fun and useful things. There is nothing like “making it yourself” to keep or to give. Wednesday &/or Saturday, 10:00 am – noon, or by arrangement. $20 per one-hour lesson, $50 for three one-hour lessons. INSTRUCTOR: JULIE BENNETT. https://www.cfsota.org/needle-and-fiber-arts.html
Chair Yoga 12:00 PM
Chair Yoga
Aug 30 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Chair Yoga
Chair yoga is a yoga discipline accessible to virtually everyone, regardless of age or physical limitations. In the practice of chair yoga, we move our bodies gently, with full awareness and safety. Depending on how the student is feeling on any given day, poses may be done from a seated
Chair Yoga 12:00 PM
Chair Yoga
Aug 30 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Chair Yoga
Chair yoga is a yoga discipline accessible to virtually everyone, regardless of age or physical limitations. In the practice of chair yoga, we move our bodies gently, with full awareness and safety. Depending on how the student is feeling on any given day, poses may be done from a seated