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August 2018

Introduction to Instrument Building: Cigar Box & Strummer

August 20

Introduction to Instrument Building (Cigar Box & Strummer Dulcimer Stick): Learn the joy of building stringed instruments in this beginner class. This class is open to all levels of woodworkers and will cover instrument history, construction, fine-tuning and even how to play the instrument. Students will complete at least one instrument of their own creation. Instructor: Bill Weinert

Cost: $205

Location: Creative Arts Building, Room 7121

Course Code                Date                                        Time

CSP 4000 24118    Mon & Wed 8/27 – 9/17         5-9p.m.

Registration Deadline: 8/20

No class 9/3

Please click here to begin the registration process or call 828.565.4240

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Fly Rod Making

August 28

Fly Rod Making

Build or restore your own fly rod. Students will have a choice between building a graphite 9 ft 4- piece rod or for a small additional cost between $25 and $50 you may choose to build a bamboo rod between 6 ft and 8 ft long in a 2 piece rod with 2 tips. Methodology of rod building will consist of techniques that are well over 100 yrs old. All materials will be provided but students are welcome to bring a rod for evaluation and restoration. Instructor: Tommy Thomas

Cost: $360

Location: Creative Arts Building, Room 7121

Course Code                Date                                        Time

CSP 4000 24089      Tue & Thu 9/11 – 11/1              7-9p.m.

Registration Deadline: 8/28

Please click here to begin registration process or call 828.565.4240

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September 2018

Instrument Building: Dulcimer

September 17

Instrument Building (Dulcimer): This course is open to students with a comfortable understanding of woodworking. Students will learn all the skills necessary to design and build a dulcimer. Students will complete at least one instrument of their own creation. Some woodworking experience required. Instructor: Bill Weinert

Cost: $205

Location: Creative Arts Building, Room 7121

Course Code                Date                                        Time

CSP 4000 24119    Mon & Wed 9/24 – 10/10       5-9p.m.

Registration Deadline: 9/17

Please click here to begin the registration process or call 828.565.4240

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October 2018

Instrument Building: Guitars

October 22

This course is open to students with a comfortable understanding of woodworking. Students will learn all the skills necessary to design and construct an acoustic guitar. Students will complete at least one instrument of their own creation. Instructor: Bill Weinert

Cost: $205

Location: Creative Arts Building, Room 7121

Course Code                Date                                        Time

CSP 4000 24120    Mon & Wed 10/29 – 11/19       5-9p.m.

Registration Deadline: 10/22

No Class 11/12

Please click here to begin the registration process or call 828.565.4240

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January 2019

Fly Rod Making

January 29, 2019

Build or restore your own fly rod. Students will have a choice between building a graphite 9 ft 4- piece rod or for a small additional cost between $25 and $50 you may choose to build a bamboo rod between 6 ft and 8 ft long in a 2 piece rod with 2 tips. Methodology of rod building will consist of techniques that are well over 100 yrs old. All materials will be provided but students are welcome to bring a rod for evaluation and restoration. Instructor: Tommy Thomas

Cost: $360

Location: Creative Arts Building, Room 7121

Course Code                Date                                        Time

CSP 4000 24117        Tue & Thu 2/12 – 4/4 2019    7-9p.m.

Registration Deadline: 1/29/2019

Please click here to begin the registration process or call 828.565.4240

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