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Events at Creative Arts

  1. Sewing

    August 30

    Discover the pleasures of sewing in this introductory class. You will learn all about fabrics, patterns and the supplies needed to begin sewing. You will complete an individual project of your choice. The supply list will be given at the first class meeting. Students are welcome to bring their own portable sewing machine or there…

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  2. iPhoneography

    August 30

    Learn the basics of taking photographs with your iDevice. This course will cover the ins and outs of the default camera app for the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. We will also discuss various accessories and third party apps for taking and editing photographs. Instructor: Phillip Turner. 27014: 4wks, Tu 9/6- 9/27, 6p- 8p. Register…

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  3. Assemblages: Setting + Connections

    August 31

    This class is designed for students with basic metals skills who are looking to explore jewelry through object setting and creative connections. Students will learn a variety of ways to set objects- including bezel setting, basic prong setting, pearl settings and more- along with touching on basic methods of joinery- such as riveting and soldering….

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Creative Arts News

Introducing Intro to Lutherie with Professional Crafts Alum Bill Weinert

Haywood Community College is proud to present classes with Professional Crafts alum and local Luthier, Bill Weinert.  This series of classes, entitled The Joy of Homemade Instruments, is a skill building series comprising beginning, intermediate and advanced Lutherie.  Through these classes, Weinert will share his six years of knowledge and teach students the history and construction of…

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Featured Success Story

Shape by Design

  • Professional Crafts Wood

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Shape by Design is a group of artists and friends living in Western North Carolina. The gallery features work in wood, paper, ceramics, metal, paint, and mixed media. The members met through Haywood Community College's Professional Crafts program and much of the featured work is by alumni and students of the program. Members are Fatie Atkinson (wood), Caryl Brt (wood, mixed media), Wayne Fowler (wood), Bob and Lucy Gibson (jewelry),…

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