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Sewing 101

Home, Sewing, and Crafts

DIY: Make or Repair Beautiful Jewelry

Why pay high, store-bought prices for jewelry when you can refashion or create your own? Learn how to make or repair a favorite piece of jewelry in this class of foundation jewelry techniques. Work with jewelry tools, beads, and findings to create a pair of earrings, a necklace, or a bracelet unique to your style. Basic jewelry making tools will be provided for use while in the classroom.

DATE: Tuesday, March 14
MEETS: 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Lamar Hall, Room 125
INSTRUCTOR: Vanessa Cook, participant in Oxford Makers Market and proprietor of Simple Joys by Vanessa
FEE: $29
NOTES: Participants are welcome to bring jewelry they want to repair or beads and other items they would like to incorporate into their class project. This class is open to ages 12 years and up.

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NEW! Making a Beautiful Spring Bouquet

Learn the basics of floral design through this hands-on course. Using different flowers you will learn to create a beautiful bouquet for all occasions from weddings to home decorating. Whitney Pullen, will demonstrate how to pair different flower variations to fit any theme. You will learn how to choose flowers, color schemes, techniques for preparing and proper use of floral tools. At the end of class you will be able to take your beautiful floral bouquet home.

DATE: Thursday, May 4
MEETS: 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the UM Depot
INSTRUCTOR: Whitney Pullen, Floral Designer, Oxford Floral
FEE: $69 plus a $10 materials fee