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Stratford Continuing Education

Arts & Crafts

Art: Create a Mosaic


with Diane Demetriades

Calendar Sep 12, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 6 weeks
A mosaic is a picture or pattern produced by arranging together small pieces of stone, tile, glass. Design your own mosaic wall hanging. Materials to create your one of a kind art work will be provided. You will be taught how to cut glass and create an amazing piece of art work for your home or as a gift. If you choose, you can bring your own materials in. If you have a glass cutter you can bring that in also. $20 materials fee will be payable to the instructor on the first night of class.



with Kathleen D'onofrio

Calendar Sep 12, 2018 at 6:30 pm, runs for 6 weeks
You will learn some basic stitches i.e. single crochet, double crochet and half double crochet and will be well on your way to making a scarf by the end of the course. Materials needed: I hook (preferably metal) and 1 skein of light colored acrylic yarn.

Cupcake Decorating


with Tami Castro

Calendar Sep 11, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 6 weeks
Learn the latest tricks and techniques to icing and decorating themed, floral and fondant cupcakes. This one hour class will require that you bring your own cupcakes and buttercream frosting, as well as decorating supplies. At the end of each class you will leave with 6 beautifully decorated cupcakes to enjoy!

Drawing (Beginner)


with Joseph Adiletta

Calendar Sep 18, 2018 at 7 pm, runs for 6 weeks
This course is for those with little or no experience and will help you understand and build fundamental drawing skills. Weekly assignments for critiquing. Individual attention provided to each student. Students provide their own materials. A sketch pad and pencil are required. This course is a cooperative offering of the Coastal Arts Guild of CT and Stratford Continuing Education.

Jewelry Making


with Angela Wilson

Calendar Sep 13, 2018 at 7 pm, runs for 6 weeks
In this hands-on progressive class, you will learn and practice a range of beading and jewelry making and will create unique jewelry for yourself or someone else. Materials needed: Basic jewelry making kit, 2-3 strands of beads of your choice, .08 elastic thread, jewelry wire, head/eye pins, crimp tubes/beads, crimp cover beads, magnetic or lobster clasps & jump rings.

Knit 1 Purl 2


with Kathleen D'onofrio

Calendar Sep 17, 2018 at 6:30 pm, runs for 6 weeks
You will learn the basic knit and purl stitches, how to cast on two different ways and how to cast off and finish your project. New knitters need size 7 or 8 straight knitting needles and one skein of a light colored worsted weight or acrylic yarn.

Knitting (Intermediate)


with Kathleen D'onofrio

Calendar Sep 11, 2018 at 6:30 pm, runs for 6 weeks
Students will be able to learn cable stitches, use circular needles, double pointed needles, etc. Students must have basic knowledge i.e. casting on, binding off, knit and purl stitches.

Makeup Artistry


with Suzanne Beliveau

Calendar Sep 17, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 6 weeks
Students will learn about skin care basics and makeup application. Application topics will include foundation, concealing, highlighting, contouring, eyes, eye brows, cheeks and lips. No materials required to purchase.

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