Courses

Do you like to make your own jewelry or do crafting with beautiful beads?  Now you can, with beads that you make by hand.  This class will walk you through the fun process of creating your own paper beads that are dipped in varnish for protection, so that they can be used to make jewelry, lanyards and lots of other fun projects.


Saturday, January 11, 2020, 01:00pm, TAP 18
You have your first DSLR or Mirrorless camera, but now what do you do? The buttons and dials are intimidating and the manual reads like VCR instructions. Don't worry, we can help. This is a perfect class for beginners who want to learn how to use their camera. You will learn about: Shooting modes; understanding ISO; the difference between f-stops, ISO and shutter speed and learn how to set them correctly for different situations; metering and how use it; learn about focusing; understand file size/types and white balance and why it's important. We will also talk about lens choices and how to use a basic flash. If you want to learn to use your camera with confidence, this is the class for you! Instructor: Photographer Tristin Godsey


January 16, 2020 to February 6, 2020, 05:30pm, TAP 18
Join us as we approach the holidays with the tradition of wreath making with an eye toward new and exciting designs. Feel free to use the ornaments provided or bring your own ornaments and we will design a wreath to match your holiday decor. share this class with a friend or two and begin your holiday celebration in style. You can also enjoy a flight of wine courtesy of UCC's SOWI program while you design your wreath. Please bring your ID. Bottles available for purchase. Instructor: L. Smith


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If you cannot draw a stick figure, this class is for you. Join us and learn how to use watercolor pencils or colored pencils separately or mixed in various ways to render artistic subject matter from photographs or life. Come and discover or explore a talent you many not even know you have. Please contact instructor Lorna Ramberg for a supply list. 541-378-7033


January 30, 2020 to March 19, 2020, 10:30am, CWT 14
Join this class and learn the art of sculpting your own long stem roses out of polymer clay. Instructor Deb Baxter will walk you through the process of creating your own beautiful roses to enjoy for yourself or to give away as a gift. While you get your creativity flowing you can also enjoy a flight of wine tasting courtesy of UCC's SOWI program. Please bring your ID. Bottles available for purchase


Saturday, February 8, 2020, 01:00pm, LANG CONFERENCE RM (209)
You will learn all the steps needed to weave a luxuriously thick spiral rug using the stick weaving method. It's a great way to use up leftover bits of yarn. No experience needed. Instructor, Cheryl Stokes will supply all materials to make a miniature rug.


Saturday, November 16, 2019, 02:00pm, CWT 14
Learn how to make a beautiful basket out of sweet grass! Local sweetgrass grows in the Umpqua Forest and must be dried properly to keep its sweet fragrance. The sweet grass is green in color and holds special significance to the Native American. Please bring $10 for supplies


Saturday, March 14, 2020, 09:30am, CWT 14
Surprise your sweetheart on Valentine's Day with personally crafted gift you create! join instructor Fran Brochu and learn to put together a bud vase and bow for someone special or yourself. Class includes "care of fresh cut flowers" instruction, how to make a bud vase and bow. All supplies provided.


Thursday, February 13, 2020, 05:30pm, CWT 14
Instructor Wayne Medley has been watercolor painting for years. His involvement was through an introductory course that proved he had no talent. However, through persistence and training he ultimately became successful in this art form that has resulted in him selling several of his works, demonstrating that anybody has artistic ability when taught the basics of watercolor painting.

Supply list provided at 1st class.


January 27, 2020 to March 23, 2020, 08:00am, CWT 14