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ARTS:721  Cartooning09/17-10/22  

***CLASS WITHDRAWN - HE MC 125*** Explore cartooning and comics with an overview of tools used in an overlooked art form. Investigate comic strip creation, comic book layout, political cartooning, basic character design, and hand drawn animation. Gain an understanding of basics, skills and techniques. Prerequisite: Basic Drawing class or equivalent experience. Supply list sent. There will be homework assignments. Cost for adults 60 and over $41.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70684
  • Meeting Dates= 09/17-10/22
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
  • Location= Continuing Ed Unassigned CE-UN
  • Instructor= Sean Long
  • Fees= $ 79.00
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ARTS:748 Abstract Painting09/25-09/25  

Ever wanted to paint like Picasso, Warhol, Pollack, Lee Krasner or the DeKoonings? This is the studio class for you. No representational art. Broom the still lives and puppy dogs to explore the pouring, layering, scraping, trolling and stenciling techniques that made mid 20th century art so intriguing. No experience necessary. Supplies will be additional and discussed at the first class. Cost for adults 60 and over $49.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70650
  • Meeting Dates= 09/25-09/25
  • Meeting Days= Su
  • Meeting Times= 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 217
  • Instructor= Maureen Brodsky
  • Fees= $ 99.00
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  Acrylic Impressions09/06-11/08  

Fledgling artists-try painting, those with experience-loosen your style to paint like the Impressionists. You'll work in a small size to quickly complete your own vibrant, light-filled piece. Instructor provides prints and photos. Painting board provided. Supply list sent. All levels welcome. Cost for adults 60 and over $130.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70672
  • Meeting Dates= 09/06-11/08
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 12:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
  • Location= Kirkwood Community Center 
  • Instructor= Phyllis Smith Piffel
  • Fees= $ 199.00
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  Acrylic Impressions: Workshop11/15-12/06  

An accelerated workshop. You'll work in a small size to quickly complete your own vibrant, light-filled piece. Instructor provides prints and photos. Painting board provided. Supply list sent. All levels welcome. Class held in room 300 or 310. Please check at KCC office at first class for room schedule. Cost for adults 60 and over $48.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70670
  • Meeting Dates= 11/15-12/06
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 12:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
  • Location= Kirkwood Community Center 
  • Instructor= Phyllis Smith Piffel
  • Fees= $ 79.00
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CRFT:765 Advanced Soap Making Techniques: Scents & Swirls10/15-10/15  

Get creative with soap making and learn advanced coloring, designing, and scenting techniques! You'll learn what natural colorants work best with soap, how to mix essential oils for your very own signature blend and basic ways to take your soap designs to the next level! Instructor has been handcrafting body products for over seven years. Class is hands-on and demonstration. Plan to get messy, you will be working with warm oils, dyes, and essential oils. Please wear closed-toe shoes & long sleeves. Course cost includes materials.LAST DAY TO ENROLL OR DROP IS MONDAY, 10/10. NO REFUNDS AFTER MONDAY, 10/10. Cost for adults 60 and over $52.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70972
  • Meeting Dates= 10/15-10/15
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Location= Flo Valley - Science&Math Bldg 262
  • Instructor= Brittany Campbell
  • Fees= $ 65.00
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  Advanced Soap Making Techniques: Scents & Swirls10/12-10/12  

***ROOM CHANGE SS 207 to SS 105.*** Get creative with soap making and learn advanced coloring, designing, and scenting techniques! You'll learn what natural colorants work best with soap, how to mix essential oils for your very own signature blend, and basic ways to take your soap designs to the next level! Instructor has been handcrafting body products for over 7 years. Class is hands on & demonstration .Plan to get messy, you will be working with warm oils, dyes, and essential oils. Please wear close-toed shoes & long sleeves. Course cost includes materials. LAST DAY TO ENROLL OR DROP IS WEDNESDAY, 10/5. NO REFUNDS AFTER WEDNESDAY, 10/5. Cost for adults 60 and over $52.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70977
  • Meeting Dates= 10/12-10/12
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Science South Bldg 105
  • Instructor= Brittany Campbell
  • Fees= $ 65.00
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ARTS:765 All About Framing Artwork10/13-10/13  

A crash course in what's new, as well as framing design basics. How do you place artwork to beautify and protect the work? You will discover what is important for your needs - how to best prep your work for a show, how to prep art so it will look good for a long time, how and where to hang art (and where it should never be hung.) Some traditional and non-traditional custom framing and DIY ideas will be presented. Bring questions and photos of your rooms and art or bring your art! Cost for adults 60 and over $14.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70679
  • Meeting Dates= 10/13-10/13
  • Meeting Days= Th
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 124
  • Instructor= Deborah Weltman
  • Fees= $ 29.00
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ARTS:705 Artful Saturdays09/24-09/24  

Enjoy three Saturday mornings exploring the Saint Louis Art Museum. Tours will feature a specific theme each time. Featured selections are all new. Participants must provide their own transportation. Please meet each week at the Saint Louis Art Museum in the Sculpture Hall right inside the main entrance to the original museum building. 9/24 - Art of the Ancients, 10/1 - Mythological Themes Through the Centuries, 10/8 - Betsy's Picks: Selected Highlights of the Collection. Cost for adults 60 and over $33.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70508
  • Meeting Dates= 09/24-09/24
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Location= Forest Park - Off Campus (CR) 
  • Instructor= Elizabeth Solomon
  • Fees= $ 65.00
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CRFT:753 Basic Metalsmithing Techniques for Jewelry09/10-10/22  

Learn the fundamental metalsmithing techniques for making jewelry. Basic metal manipulation skills: sawing, forming and shaping, filing, sanding, soldering, and polishing will be taught. You will make two finished pieces - a cuff bracelet and a pendant with a simple stone setting. Acquire the basic building blocks needed for jewelry design. No experience necessary. Students who have had previous experience working with metal may move onto more advanced projects. Tools and metal supplied in class fee. Cost for adults 60 and over $144.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70888
  • Meeting Dates= 09/10-10/22
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 131
  • Instructor= Lacey Kirkwood
  • Fees= $ 219.00
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  Beaded Earrings11/05-11/05  

Join us for an exciting class on the basics of making your very own earrings. Handcrafted earrings can be made for personal beauty or for a lovely gift. You'll use your creativity while discovering the basics of beading, wire wrapping, and collaging for one of a kind earrings. Instructor has been handcrafting her own jewelry since 2007. Class is hands on & demonstration. Course cost includes materials. LAST DAY TO ENROLL OR DROP IS MONDAY, OCTOBER 31. NO REFUNDS AFTER MONDAY, OCTOBER 31. Cost for adults 60 and over $25.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70980
  • Meeting Dates= 11/05-11/05
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Science West Bldg 102
  • Instructor= Brittany Campbell
  • Fees= $ 35.00
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CRFT:734 Beginning Baskets - Shadow Basket10/18-10/25  

Create a one-of-a-kind craftwork. The pattern of a Shadow Basket is determined by how the first row is woven to display the contrasting stripes. Learn how to insert spokes into the wooden base of the basket, the best placement for design and the twining technique. Handle placement, rimming and lashing will complete the basket. All supplies included in cost of the class. Cost for adults 60 and over $60.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70370
  • Meeting Dates= 10/18-10/25
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 6:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Continuing Educ Bld CE
  • Instructor= Laura Klaus
  • Fees= $ 85.00
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  Beginning Baskets: Wine Basket09/06-09/13  

Beginners or experienced weavers, join us for a fun and rewarding basket weaving experience. Master the basic techniques in one evening and spend the next finishing a wine basket that can hold a large bottle of wine as well as two glasses. Woven on an oak handle, the weaving techniques include setting up a base, start/stop weaving, using color, creating an accent bow, applying the rim and lashing it all together. All supplies and tools included in class cost. Cost for adults 60 and over $55.00

  • Registration Code= 201625 70467
  • Meeting Dates= 09/06-09/13
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Continuing Educ Bld CE
  • Instructor= Laura Klaus
  • Fees= $ 75.00
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CRFT:753 Beginning Blacksmith: Create a Wall Mount Hook10/22-10/22  

Explore the craft of blacksmithing! Students learn to heat, hammer and twist steel in a traditional blacksmith area. All materials included. Wear appropriate clothing and closed toed shoes. Cost for adults 60 and over $60.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70848
  • Meeting Dates= 10/22-10/22
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Location= Mueller Industries 
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 70.00
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  Beginning Blacksmith: Create a Wall Mount Hook11/12-11/12  

Explore the craft of blacksmithing! Students learn to heat, hammer and twist steel in a traditional blacksmith area. All materials included. Wear appropriate clothing and closed toed shoes. Cost for adults 60 and over $60.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70849
  • Meeting Dates= 11/12-11/12
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Location= Mueller Industries 
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 70.00
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  Beginning Blacksmith: Create a Wall Mount Hook09/10-09/10  

Explore the craft of blacksmithing! Students learn to heat, hammer and twist steel in a traditional blacksmith area. All materials included. Wear appropriate clothing and closed toed shoes. Cost for adults 60 and over $60.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70850
  • Meeting Dates= 09/10-09/10
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Location= Mueller Industries 
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 70.00
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CRFT:742 Bookbinding Basics10/12-11/02  

Practice the slow art of creating your own books. Basics will teach you to make 4 kinds of hardcover books. Book making is the creative way to personalize your own sketchbook, journals, guest books or scrapbooks. Make a special gift for the holidays or take them all home for yourself. Learn to stitch the pages, cover the books, and glue everything together for a completed book. Supplies included in the cost of the class. Cost for adults 60 and over $101.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70526
  • Meeting Dates= 10/12-11/02
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Flo Valley - Humanities Bldg 113
  • Instructor= Nicole Ottwell
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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ARTS:709 Botanical Illustration: Colored Pencils09/08-10/06  

Inspired by antique styles, create contemporary pieces with new methods. Our subject and inspiration will be the plant kingdom, the medium will be colored pencil. Delve into drawing, texture, color and composition with models from dried plants, fruit, and fresh flowers. All levels welcome. Supply list sent. Cost for adults 60 and over $54.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70651
  • Meeting Dates= 09/08-10/06
  • Meeting Days= Th
  • Meeting Times= 12 p.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Continuing Educ Bld CE
  • Instructor= Maureen Brodsky
  • Fees= $ 99.00
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  Botanical Illustration: Watercolor10/20-11/17  

Inspired by antique styles, create contemporary pieces with new methods. Our subject and inspiration will be the plant kingdom, the medium will be watercolor. Delve into washes, layering, texture, color and composition with models from dried plants, fruit, and fresh flowers. All levels welcome. Supply list sent. Cost for adults 60 and over $54.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70652
  • Meeting Dates= 10/20-11/17
  • Meeting Days= Th
  • Meeting Times= 12 p.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Continuing Educ Bld CE
  • Instructor= Maureen Brodsky
  • Fees= $ 99.00
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CRFT:722 Cabled Cowl Class11/03-11/17  

Welcome! What better way to beat those winter chills than to wrap up in a cozy cable cowl! In this class, learn how to work cables into your knitting. This rather simple, yet often intimidating, technique is fun to do and helps any knitted work look stunning. Perfect the stitch in class and move on to more ambitious projects. Cost for adults 60 and over $25.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70699
  • Meeting Dates= 11/03-11/17
  • Meeting Days= Th
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Location= Forest Park - G Tower 117
  • Instructor= Thi Miller
  • Fees= $ 49.00
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ARTS:725 Calligraphy Basics09/30-11/18  

Learn Calligraphy basics for letters and numbers - pen angle, letter slant, size and spacing. Discover how to use this art form in practical ways. Supply list sent. Cost for adults 60 and over $54.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70662
  • Meeting Dates= 09/30-11/18
  • Meeting Days= F
  • Meeting Times= 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Location= South Co Edu Univ Center 102
  • Instructor= Kristine Scharfenberger
  • Fees= $ 109.00
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  Calligraphy Basics09/07-10/26  

***CLASS CANCELED*** Learn Calligraphy basics for letters and numbers - pen angle, letter slant, size and spacing. Discover how to use this art form in practical ways. Supply list sent. Cost for adults 60 and over $54.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70677
  • Meeting Dates= 09/07-10/26
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Location= Wildwood Building TBA
  • Instructor= Kristine Scharfenberger
  • Fees= $ 109.00
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ARTS:721 Caricature Drawing10/12-11/02  

Surprise friends by capturing their quirkiness as a cartoon character! This course introduces you to the special art of caricature. Focus on how to draw a portrait of a person involving a degree of graphic exaggeration and distortion of facial and/or body features. The caricature is a time-honored form of illustration. Learn how to observe through the eyes of a caricaturist and how to approach the actual drawing of the subject/model. The desired outcome, through practice, is for you to be able to create a recognizable portrait of a subject/model. Supply list sent. Cost for adults 60 and over $41.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70689
  • Meeting Dates= 10/12-11/02
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 123
  • Instructor= Sean Long
  • Fees= $ 79.00
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CRFT:741 Ceramics: Gingerbread Holiday Swag11/16-11/16  

Learn basic techniques for staining ceramic bisqueware. Class includes the use of acrylic and fashion hues in a layering of color and dry brush techniques. Students will make two male and two female gingerbread people. The dried pieces will be wired on greenery to make a decorative holiday sway. All materials included in class costs. Cost for adults 60 and over $47.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70877
  • Meeting Dates= 11/16-11/16
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 5:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Craft Central 
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 55.00
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ARTS:748 Color Fusion09/13-09/27  

Train your eye to mix any color on demand! Do you wonder about the difference between hue and tint? Shade and value? Intensity and saturation? Do you wonder why it is so difficult to match a color? We will explore the color wheel and delve deep into the fascinating properties of color. Explore your emotional, colorful side with practical in classexercises and take home projects!LAST day to enroll or drop is Tuesday, 9/6. No refunds after Tuesday, 9/6. Cost for adults 60 and over $52.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70858
  • Meeting Dates= 09/13-09/27
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 124
  • Instructor= Elizabeth Kern
  • Fees= $ 79.00
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CRFT:753 Copper Chased Leaves10/01-10/08  

Students learn to cold hammer copper. Class learns the technique of copper chasing to create ornamental leaves. All materials included in cost of the class. Cost for adults 60 and over $80.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70870
  • Meeting Dates= 10/01-10/08
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Location= Craft Central 
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 90.00
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CRFT:724 Crochet 101: Beginning09/13-09/27  

Crochet basic stitches - single, double and triple, learn to decrease and increase. Make a simple piece and get help reading patterns. You may bring your unfinished project. Both beginning and continuing students welcome. Supply list sent. Cost for adults 60 and over $25.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70774
  • Meeting Dates= 09/13-09/27
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Flo Valley - Social Sci Bldg 105
  • Instructor= Anne Frese
  • Fees= $ 49.00
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  Crochet 101: Beginning10/12-10/26  

Crochet basic stitches - single, double and triple, learn to decrease and increase. Make a simple piece and get help reading patterns. You may bring your unfinished project. Both beginning and continuing students welcome. Supply list sent. Cost for adults 60 and over $25.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70515
  • Meeting Dates= 10/12-10/26
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
  • Location= Kirkwood Sr. High School W 107
  • Instructor= Dee Levang
  • Fees= $ 49.00
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CRFT:726 Crochet: Beyond the Square09/27-10/04  

Learn to make the traditional granny square, and a triangle, and a circle! This versatile crochet stitch can be joined together to form clothing, pillows, or even a big blanket. Combine shapes to make a unique creation. This class is for people who know basic crochet stitches and are looking to move forward to more exciting projects. Must be comfortable with a double crochet stitch or have taken Crochet 101. Supply list sent. Cost for adults 60 and over $25.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70509
  • Meeting Dates= 09/27-10/04
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Kirkwood Sr. High School E 185
  • Instructor= Dee Levang
  • Fees= $ 49.00
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  Crochet: the Next Step11/15-11/29  

Go beyond the basics of crochet with this class. Learn the half-double and treble crochet stitches, how to increase and decrease. Practice reading patterns. After this class, you will be an Intermediate Crocheter! Students may bring their own projects. Prerequisite: Crochet 101 or equivalent experience. Supply list sent. Cost for adults 60 and over $25.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70775
  • Meeting Dates= 11/15-11/29
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Flo Valley - Social Sci Bldg 105
  • Instructor= Anne Frese
  • Fees= $ 49.00
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  Crochet: the Next Step11/01-11/22  

Go beyond the basics of crochet with this class. Learn the half-double and treble crochet stitches, how to increase and decrease. Practice reading patterns. After this class, you will be an Intermediate Crocheter! Students may bring their own projects. Prerequisite: Crochet 101 or equivalent experience. Supply list sent. No class 11/8. Cost for adults 60 and over $25.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70512
  • Meeting Dates= 11/01-11/22
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
  • Location= Kirkwood Sr. High School W 107
  • Instructor= Dee Levang
  • Fees= $ 49.00
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ARTS:716 Drawing in Color Pencil: Beginning09/07-11/30  

A professional artist introduces techniques to put realism in drawings with color pencil. Supply list sent. No class 11/23. Cost for adults 60 and over $77.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70675
  • Meeting Dates= 09/07-11/30
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 12:45 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
  • Location= Wildwood Building 301
  • Instructor= Kristine Scharfenberger
  • Fees= $ 149.00
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  Drawing in Color Pencil: Beginning09/13-12/13  

A professional artist introduces techniques to put realism in drawings with color pencil. Supply list sent. No class 10/18 & 11/8. Cost for adults 60 and over $77.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70674
  • Meeting Dates= 09/13-12/13
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 12:45 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
  • Location= South Co Edu Univ Center 101
  • Instructor= Kristine Scharfenberger
  • Fees= $ 149.00
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  Drawing in Color Pencil: Intermediate09/15-12/08  

A continuation of the beginner's class. Intermediate students will further develop their skills in building color and value while still leaving room for the beautiful detail and control of colored pencil. No class 11/24. Cost for adults 60 and over $77.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70658
  • Meeting Dates= 09/15-12/08
  • Meeting Days= Th
  • Meeting Times= 12:45 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
  • Location= South Co Edu Univ Center 101
  • Instructor= Kristine Scharfenberger
  • Fees= $ 149.00
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ARTS:709 Drawing: Beginning/Intermediate10/25-11/22  

Learn the tools, materials, visual and artistic perception needed for this essential art form. Drawing fundamentals will be covered - line, perspective, value and composition. Advanced students will expand their skills with more sophisticated projects. Students will use pencil, conte crayon and charcoal. Supply list sent. Cost for adults 60 and over $52.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70454
  • Meeting Dates= 10/25-11/22
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Wildwood Building 220
  • Instructor= Jeffrey Johnson
  • Fees= $ 99.00
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  Drawing: Beginning/Intermediate08/31-10/05  

Learn the tools, materials, visual and artistic perception needed for this essential art form. Drawing fundamentals will be covered - line, perspective, value and composition. Advanced students will expand their skills with more sophisticated projects. Students will use pencil, conte crayon and charcoal. Supply list sent. Cost for adults 60 and over $54.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70921
  • Meeting Dates= 08/31-10/05
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
  • Location= Nottingham School 110
  • Instructor= Lisa Payne
  • Fees= $ 99.00
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  Drawing: Beginning/Intermediate08/30-10/04  

Learn the tools, materials, visual and artistic perception needed for this essential art form. Drawing fundamentals will be covered - line, perspective, value and composition. Advanced students will expand their skills with more sophisticated projects. Students will use pencil, conte crayon and charcoal. Supply list sent. Cost for adults 60 and over $54.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70489
  • Meeting Dates= 08/30-10/04
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 9:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Continuing Educ Bld CE
  • Instructor= Ruth Kolker
  • Fees= $ 99.00
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  Drawing: Beginning/Intermediate09/13-10/11  

***CLASS WITHDRAWN - WW 220*** Learn the tools, materials, visual and artistic perception needed for this essential art form. Drawing fundamentals will be covered - line, perspective, value and composition. Advanced students will expand their skills with more sophisticated projects. Students will use pencil, conte crayon and charcoal. Supply list sent. Cost for adults 60 and over $52.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70453
  • Meeting Dates= 09/13-10/11
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Wildwood Building 220
  • Instructor= Jeffrey Johnson
  • Fees= $ 99.00
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  Drawing: Intermediate/Advanced10/11-11/22  

Learn the tools, materials, visual and artistic perception needed for this essential art form. Drawing fundamentals will be covered - line, perspective, value and composition. Advanced students will expand their skills with more sophisticated projects. Students will use pencil, conte crayon and charcoal. Supply list sent. No class 10/18. Cost for adults 60 and over $54.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70490
  • Meeting Dates= 10/11-11/22
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 9:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Continuing Educ Bld CE
  • Instructor= Ruth Kolker
  • Fees= $ 99.00
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  Drawing: Intermediate/Advanced10/12-11/16  

Advance your skills through practice. Drawing fundamentals will be reviewed - line, perspective, value and composition. Emphasis will be on practice and technique. Advanced students will expand their skills with more sophisticated projects. Students will use pencil, conte crayon and charcoal. Supply list sent. Cost for adults 60 and over $54.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70925
  • Meeting Dates= 10/12-11/16
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
  • Location= Nottingham School 110
  • Instructor= Lisa Payne
  • Fees= $ 99.00
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  Drawing: Traditional Pencil Basics10/15-11/05  

Discover the fundamentals of an essential art. Use pencil to create line, perspective, value and composition. No experience necessary and individualized instruction included. Supply list sent. This class is for beginners only. Cost for adults 60 and over $41.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70683
  • Meeting Dates= 10/15-11/05
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 12 p.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 125
  • Instructor= Sean Long
  • Fees= $ 79.00
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  Drawing: Traditional Pencil Basics09/17-10/08  

Discover the fundamentals of an essential art. Use pencil to create line, perspective, value and composition. No experience necessary and individualized instruction included. Supply list sent. This class is for beginners only. Cost for adults 60 and over $41.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70681
  • Meeting Dates= 09/17-10/08
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 12 p.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 125
  • Instructor= Sean Long
  • Fees= $ 79.00
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CRFT:742 EEEEEEkkk Halloween & Fall Stamping!10/22-10/22  

In this class we will have fun creating some special Halloween candy treat holders and fall cards using different punches, stamps and learn some spooktacular techniques used in stamping and paper crafting. You will leave class with five fall cards and some treat holders. Fee includes most materials. Supply list sent. LAST Day to enroll or drop is October 14. No refunds after October 14. Cost for adults 60 and over $18.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70786
  • Meeting Dates= 10/22-10/22
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Continuing Educ Bld CE
  • Instructor= Patti Bossi
  • Fees= $ 29.00
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CRFT:728 Embroidery Basics: Canvas Bag11/29-11/29  

Learn basic candle wick stitches, including French and Colonial knots stem stitch, outline stitch, and lazy daisy stitch, which will be used in a pattern you embroider on a canvas bag. Leave with a new favorite tote. Cost for adults 60 and over $31.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70886
  • Meeting Dates= 11/29-11/29
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Location= Craft Central 
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 36.00
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  Embroidery: Design & Stitch11/15-11/29  

Embroidery doesn't have to be dancing dishes or kittens in mittens! In this three week class, each student will create a pair of pillowcases that fits your personality. You'll focus on creating your own designs and using the many resources available to find unique patterns that inspire you. Learn different techniques for transferring designs that are easy and effective. You will learn many stitches, from basic to advanced. Everyone will work together, but each will have a very personalized end product. All supplies included in the cost of the class and will be yours to take home to use again and again. Please bring a pair of scissors to class. No prior experience necessary. Cost for adults 60 and over $47.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70760
  • Meeting Dates= 11/15-11/29
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
  • Location= South Co Edu Univ Center 101
  • Instructor= Magan Harms
  • Fees= $ 65.00
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  Embroidery: Design & Stitch10/04-10/18  

Embroidery doesn't have to be dancing dishes or kittens in mittens! In this three week class, each student will create a pair of pillowcases that fits your personality. You'll focus on creating your own designs and using the many resources available to find unique patterns that inspire you. Learn different techniques for transferring designs that are easy and effective. You will learn many stitches, from basic to advanced. Everyone will work together, but each will have a very personalized end product. All supplies included in the cost of the class and will be yours to take home to use again and again. Please bring a pair of scissors to class. No prior experience necessary. Cost for adults 60 and over $47.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70761
  • Meeting Dates= 10/04-10/18
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
  • Location= South Co Edu Univ Center 101
  • Instructor= Magan Harms
  • Fees= $ 65.00
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CRFT:742 Fast & Easy Screenprinting10/11-10/11  

Learn a new method of creating screens to use for printing on almost any flat surface. You will design, expose, rinse, dry and print with your handmade screens. Two flour sack towels will be provided to print on during class. Come with an idea of what you would like to make or use some of the instructors examples at the class. You will go home with your personalized towels and your reusable screen, squeegee and bottle of ink to make more prints! No experience needed. Come dressed to get messy, we are using water-based inks. Supply list sent. LAST DAY TO ENROLL OR DROP MONDAY, 10/3. NO REFUNDS AFTER MONDAY, 10/3. Cost for adults 60 and over $67.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70772
  • Meeting Dates= 10/11-10/11
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Science South Bldg 206
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 79.00
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  Fast & Easy Screenprinting09/20-09/20  

***CLASS WITHDRAWN - SS MC 206.*** Learn a new method of creating screens to use for printing on almost any flat surface. You will design, expose, rinse, dry and print with your handmade screens. Two flour sack towels will be provided to print on during class. Come with an idea of what you would like to make or use some of the instructors examples at the class. You will go home with your personalized towels and your reusable screen, squeegee and bottle of ink to make more prints! No experience needed. Come dressed to get messy, we are using water-based inks. Supply list sent. LAST DAY TO ENROLL OR DROP MONDAY, 9/12. NO REFUNDS AFTER MONDAY, 9/12. Cost for adults 60 and over $67.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70771
  • Meeting Dates= 09/20-09/20
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Continuing Ed Unassigned CE-UN
  • Instructor= STLCC Staff
  • Fees= $ 79.00
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ARTS:718 Figure Drawing09/19-11/14  

Draw with gesture, line, shape and value in relation to a human figure. Sight (measure, take angles, etc.) to determine proportions. Individualized instruction emphasized. Prerequisite: Drawing: Beginning/Intermediate or equivalent experience. Deadline to register is 9/6. Supply list sent. Nude models are used. Classroom only has tables. Bring a tabletop easel if you have one. No class 10/31. Cost for adults 60 and over $81.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70465
  • Meeting Dates= 09/19-11/14
  • Meeting Days= M
  • Meeting Times= 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
  • Location= Clayton High School 24
  • Instructor= Elizabeth Kern
  • Fees= $ 149.00
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ARTS:748 First Impressions: Monet in a Day: Impression Sunrise12/08-12/08  

***Date changed to 12/8.*** Always wanted to try your hand at painting? Explore the basics of art in a slow paced, easy to follow way! Paint Monet's famous masterwork Impression Sunrise. Instruction will be step by step. Painting will be demonstrated, and as the instructor paints, you will follow along. Periodic breaks will be given. This is truly a wonderful way to learn the elements of art and end up with a lovely painting in the process! No prerequisite, this class is for those who have never picked up a brush or just enjoy painting. All supplies included in the cost of this class. LAST day to enroll or drop is Wednesday, 11/30. No refunds after Wednesday, 11/30. Cost for adults 60 and over $77.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70458
  • Meeting Dates= 12/08-12/08
  • Meeting Days= Th
  • Meeting Times= 5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
  • Location= Flo Valley - Humanities Bldg 104
  • Instructor= Elizabeth Kern
  • Fees= $ 95.00
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  First Impressions: Monet in a Day: Low Tide at Pourville09/22-09/22  

***Date Change from 9/21 to 9/22.*** Always wanted to try your hand at painting? Explore the basics of art in a slow paced, easy to follow way! Paint Monet's famous masterwork Low Tide at Pourville. Instruction will be step by step. Painting will be demonstrated, and as the instructor paints, you will follow along. Periodic breaks will be given. This is truly a wonderful way to learn the elements of art and end up with a lovely painting in the process! No prerequisite, this class is for those who have never picked up a brush or just enjoy painting. LAST day to enroll or drop is Monday, 9/12. No refunds after Monday, 9/12. Cost for adults 60 and over $77.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70461
  • Meeting Dates= 09/22-09/22
  • Meeting Days= Th
  • Meeting Times= 5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
  • Location= Flo Valley - Humanities Bldg 104
  • Instructor= Elizabeth Kern
  • Fees= $ 95.00
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  First Impressions: Monet Masterworks: Meadow With Poplars10/13-11/17  

***Date change to 10/13 - 11/17.*** A great way to learn art is by standing on the shoulders of the giants who have gone before us! Learn the basic elements of composition, color, drawing, and much more by copying this masterful painting by Monet: Meadow With Poplars. You will be guided step by step through the entire process, and shown how to mix paint, where to apply it, what kind of brushstroke to use, and how to progress. This is truly a wonderful way to learn the elements of art and end up with a lovely painting in the process! No prerequisite, this class is for those who have never picked up a brush or just enjoy painting. All supplies included in the cost of the class. LAST day to enroll or drop is Monday, 10/3. No refunds after Monday, 10/3. Cost for adults 60 and over $102.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70460
  • Meeting Dates= 10/13-11/17
  • Meeting Days= Th
  • Meeting Times= 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
  • Location= Flo Valley - Humanities Bldg 104
  • Instructor= Elizabeth Kern
  • Fees= $ 145.00
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  First Impressions: Van Gogh Variations: Cafe Terrace at Night09/01-09/29  

***CLASS CANCELED***A great way to learn art is by standing on the shoulders of the giants who have gone before us! Learn the basic elements of composition, color, drawing, and much more by copying this masterful painting by Van Gogh : Cafe Terrace at Night.You will be guided step by step through the entire process, and shown how to mix paint, where to apply it, what kind of brushstroke to use, and how to progress. This is truly a wonderful way to learn the elements of art and end up with a lovely painting in the process! No prerequisite, this class is for those who have never picked up a brush or just enjoy painting.All supplies included in the cost of the class. LAST day to enroll or drop is Monday, 8/29. No refunds after Monday, 8/29. Cost for adults 60 and over $102.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70845
  • Meeting Dates= 09/01-09/29
  • Meeting Days= Th
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Continuing Educ Bld CE
  • Instructor= Elizabeth Kern
  • Fees= $ 145.00
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  First Impressions: Van Gogh Variations: Road With Cypress and Star11/15-11/15  

Always wanted to try your hand at painting? Explore the basics of art in a paced, easy to follow way! Paint Van Gogh's famous masterwork Road With Cypress and Star. Instruction will be step by step. Painting will be demonstrated, and as the instructor paints, you will follow along. Periodic breaks will be given. This is truly a wonderful way to learn the elements of art and end up with a lovely painting in the process! No prerequisite, this class is for those who have never picked up a brush or just enjoy painting.All supplies included in the cost of this class. LAST day to enroll or drop is Monday, 11/7. No refunds after Monday, 11/7. Cost for adults 60 and over $77.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70863
  • Meeting Dates= 11/15-11/15
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Continuing Educ Bld CE
  • Instructor= Elizabeth Kern
  • Fees= $ 95.00
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  First Impressions: Van Gogh Variations: Wheatfield With Crows11/29-11/29  

Always wanted to try your hand at painting? Explore the basics of art in a paced, easy to follow way! Paint Van Gogh's famous masterwork Wheatfield With Crows. Instruction will be step by step. Painting will be demonstrated, and as the instructor paints, you will follow along. Periodic breaks will be given. This is truly a wonderful way to learn the elements of art and end up with a lovely painting in the process! No prerequisite, this class is for those who have never picked up a brush or just enjoy painting.All supplies included in the cost of this class. LAST day to enroll or drop is Monday, 11/21. No refunds after Monday, 11/21. Cost for adults 60 and over $77.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70866
  • Meeting Dates= 11/29-11/29
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Continuing Educ Bld CE
  • Instructor= Elizabeth Kern
  • Fees= $ 95.00
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CRFT:765 Griot/Griote Dolls10/08-10/15  

***TIME CHANGE TO 1 - 4 PM**** ***INSTRUCTOR CONFLICT - DATE CHANGED TO 10/8 - 10/15 - (WAS 9/27-10/4).*** Keep your family traditions and build new ones by becoming a griot doll artisan. Griot/Griote were unique to West Africa. They were the people who told stories to their family and other people in an entertaining way to preserve their ancient histories and traditions. They were very important because they were the oral historians of West Africa. We will make American Griot/Griots family dolls to start a new tradition of storytellers. Share family stories, jokes, songs, recipes and home remedies while crafting your doll. Learn key questions to start your storytelling tradition. Cost for adults 60 and over $29.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70989
  • Meeting Dates= 10/08-10/15
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Location= Flo Valley - Humanities Bldg 106
  • Instructor= STLCC Staff
  • Fees= $ 39.00
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CRFT:741 Halloween Ceramics10/19-10/19  

Learn basic techniques for staining bisqueware on a holiday-themed form. Class includes the use of acrylic, fashion hues and chalk rub on stains. Students will complete 3 items. All materials included in class costs. Cost for adults 60 and over $35.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70879
  • Meeting Dates= 10/19-10/19
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Craft Central 
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 40.00
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CRFT:743 Hand-Painted Glass: Holiday Candlestick Pair11/16-11/16  

Paint a pair of glass candlesticks (4 inches high) with a holiday motif. You will choose your colors and design motif. Pieces will be fired and picked up one week after the classes ends at the shop. Fee includes all materials and firing. Paints are lead free and food safe. Come dressed to work with paint. Cost for adults 60 and over $26.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70933
  • Meeting Dates= 11/16-11/16
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Painted Zebra - Kirkwood 
  • Instructor= Cathy Cody
  • Fees= $ 39.00
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  Hand-Painted Square Glass Container12/07-12/07  

Celebrate the holidays with a 4" x 4" x 4" hand-painted square glass container suitable for votive candles or candy. You will choose your colors and holiday design motif. Pieces will be fired and picked up one week after the class ends at the shop. Fee includes all materials and firing. Paints are lead free and food safe. Come dressed to work with paint. Cost for adults 60 and over $26.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70937
  • Meeting Dates= 12/07-12/07
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Painted Zebra - Kirkwood 
  • Instructor= Cathy Cody
  • Fees= $ 39.00
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CRFT:765 Holiday Fairy Garden11/19-11/19  

Create a holiday themed container garden. Students will construct a miniature fairy house, make miniature decorations, and garden accessories. All materials included in class cost. Come ready to create and take home your completed garden at the end of class. Cost for adults 60 and over $55.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70876
  • Meeting Dates= 11/19-11/19
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Location= Craft Central 
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 65.00
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CRFT:742 Holiday Scrapbook: Accordian Style12/03-12/03  

Accordion scrapbooks are quick and easy to make. Come learn how to create this custom scrapbook - it would make a great gift for the holidays! Who doesn't love a brag book full of pictures? We will use stamping techniques, embellishments and more to create this one-of-a-kind seasonal scrapbook. We will complete the scrapbook in class, all you will have to do is add your pictures when you get home. Fee includes most materials. Supply list sent. LAST DAY TO ENROLL OR DROP IS 11/22. NO REFUNDS AFTER 11/22. Cost for adults 60 and over $28.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70787
  • Meeting Dates= 12/03-12/03
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Continuing Educ Bld CE
  • Instructor= Patti Bossi
  • Fees= $ 40.00
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CRFT:765 Holistic Personal Care: Body Butters & Solid Perfumes11/19-11/19  

Join us for a fun and exciting class creating your very own body butter and solid perfume bars with all natural ingredients. In this class you'll discover the basics of creating your own recipes to fit your style, how to blend essential oils and your favorite moisturizing ingredients into your products. We'll also go over great ideas for packaging your product for personal use or for gift ideas. Instructor has been handcrafting body products for over 7 years. Class is hands on & demonstration. Plan to get messy, you will be working with warm oils, and essential oils. Please wear close-toed shoes & long sleeves. Course cost includes materials. LAST DAY TO ENROLL OR DROP IS MONDAY, 11/14. NO REFUNDS AFTER MONDAY, 11/14. Cost for adults 60 and over $32.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70974
  • Meeting Dates= 11/19-11/19
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Location= Flo Valley - Science&Math Bldg 262
  • Instructor= Brittany Campbell
  • Fees= $ 45.00
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CRFT:713 Ice Dyeing09/07-09/21  

***CLASS CANCELED - SS-MC 107*** Ice Dyeing Come and have some fun while we use dye and ice to achieve great color on fabrics both silk and cotton. We will spend our two nights together exploring this medium that has been featured on Facebook and Pinterest. You can achieve amazing results that are soft and blended or an intense saturation of color. This technique will work on any natural fabric and you will learn everything so you can do it again at home. All materials included in the cost of the class. Come prepared to work with dye and bring some ziplock bags to take your fabrics safely home! Cost for adults 60 and over $60.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70851
  • Meeting Dates= 09/07-09/21
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
  • Location= Continuing Ed Unassigned CE-UN
  • Instructor= Nicole Ottwell
  • Fees= $ 85.00
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  Infinity Scarves11/15-11/15  

Make Infinity Scarves for all your family and friends. Each person is guaranteed to make 3 scarves - and learn how to make 100s more at home! We have a wide choice of fabrics for $4/scarf or bring 1 yard of a lightweight fabric of your choice per scarf. For total non-stitchers! even those who don't know which end of a needle to thread.Cost for adults 60 and over $25.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 71092
  • Meeting Dates= 11/15-11/15
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= City Sewing Room 
  • Instructor= Anne Stirnemann
  • Fees= $ 35.00
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314-984-7777
 
CRFT:765 Introduction to Aromatherapy09/07-09/07  

Essential oils can enhance so many areas of daily life. They are used for relaxation, stress relief, sleep, immune support, emotional balance, body aches, and green cleaning. In class, you'll learn about essential oil safety, production and common methods of use. You will also mix, blend and utilize essential oils to create a more natural, healthy lifestyle. Class is both demonstration & hands on. LAST DAY TO ENROLL OR DROP IS WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 26. NO REFUNDS AFTER WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 26. Cost for adults 60 and over $32.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70975
  • Meeting Dates= 09/07-09/07
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Science South Bldg 207
  • Instructor= Brittany Campbell
  • Fees= $ 45.00
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  Introduction to Aromatherapy09/17-09/17  

***CLASS WITHDRAWN*** Essential oils can enhance so many areas of daily life. They are used for relaxation, stress relief, sleep, immune support, emotional balance, body aches, and green cleaning. In class, you'll learn about essential oil safety, production and common methods of use. You will also mix, blend and utilize essential oils to create a more natural, healthy lifestyle. Class is both demonstration & hands on. LAST DAY TO ENROLL OR DROP IS MONDAY, 9/12. NO REFUNDS AFTER MONDAY, 9/12. Cost for adults 60 and over $32.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70955
  • Meeting Dates= 09/17-09/17
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Location= Continuing Ed Unassigned CE-UN
  • Instructor= Brittany Campbell
  • Fees= $ 45.00
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314-984-7777
 
CRFT:713 Introduction to the Spinning Wheel10/12-10/12  

Interested in making your own novelty yarns? Satisfy your curiosity about the spinning wheel. We'll discuss the preparation of wool, learn how to evaluate, clean, and card fleece. We cover the basics of spinning and twining. There will be plenty of time for fine tuning your technique with the direction of the instructor. All Materials included.Cost for adults 60 and over $25.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70985
  • Meeting Dates= 10/12-10/12
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Location= Craft Central 
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 30.00
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  Introduction to the Spinning Wheel11/17-11/17  

Interested in making your own novelty yarns? Satisfy your curiosity about the spinning wheel. We'll discuss the preparation of wool, learn how to evaluate, clean, and card fleece. We cover the basics of spinning and twining. There will be plenty of time for fine tuning your technique with the direction of the instructor. All Materials included. Cost for adults 60 and over $25.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70984
  • Meeting Dates= 11/17-11/17
  • Meeting Days= Th
  • Meeting Times= 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Location= Craft Central 
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 30.00
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314-984-7777
 
  Introduction to Upholstery09/08-09/08  

Get a hands-on introduction to basic upholstery as you explore the tricks to re-covering the seat of an old dining chair and learn to create a new seat structure with webbing. Plus, you'll leave with your own handmade webbing stretcher. With all this knowledge, you won't be able to stop re-envisioning and reupholstering where you sit when you get home! All materials provided. LAST DAY TO ENROLL OR DROP IS FRIDAY, September 2. NO REFUNDS AFTER FRIDAY September 2. Cost for adults 60 and over $32.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70768
  • Meeting Dates= 09/08-09/08
  • Meeting Days= Th
  • Meeting Times= 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
  • Location= Forest Park - G Tower 409
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 35.00
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CRFT:722 Knit Garments: First Sweater10/25-11/22  

A sweater is a great next step for those who are interested in garment knitting or are ready to move into more advanced projects. We'll cover sweater construction, design and shaping, as well as measurements for a variety of body sizes and shapes. Prerequisite Knitting 101 or equivalent experience. Supply list sent. No class 11/8. Cost for adults 60 and over $26.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70758
  • Meeting Dates= 10/25-11/22
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Location= Nottingham School 104
  • Instructor= Thi Miller
  • Fees= $ 49.00
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CRFT:720 Knit in a Day10/15-10/15  

A crash course in knitting. Learn the basics in one fell swoop (casting on, knitting, purling, pattern reading, cabling & binding off) and be on your way to impress friends and yourself. It's such a beautiful form of handiwork and so worth the time. You may bring snacks or a sack lunch. Cost for adults 60 and over $26.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70700
  • Meeting Dates= 10/15-10/15
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Location= Forest Park - G Tower 117
  • Instructor= Thi Miller
  • Fees= $ 49.00
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  Knit in a Day10/15-10/15  

A crash course in knitting. Learn the basics in one fell swoop (casting on, knitting, purling & binding off) and be on your way to impress friends and yourself. It's such a beautiful form of handiwork and so worth the time. You may bring snacks or a sack lunch. Cost for adults 60 and over $26.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70691
  • Meeting Dates= 10/15-10/15
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Communications North 128
  • Instructor= Cristin Greenlee
  • Fees= $ 49.00
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CRFT:722 Knitting 101: Beginning09/13-09/27  

***CLASS WITHDRAWN - NOTT 104*** Learn to knit the basics - casting on, knitting and purling, binding off, and finishing. Get lots of information and tips for future projects. Supply list sent. Cost for adults 60 and over $26.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70755
  • Meeting Dates= 09/13-09/27
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Location= Nottingham School 
  • Instructor= Thi Miller
  • Fees= $ 49.00
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CRFT:720 Knitting 101: Beginning Techniques10/11-10/25  

Learn to knit the basics - casting on, knitting and purling, binding off, and finishing. Get lots of information and tips for future projects. Supply list sent. Cost for adults 60 and over $26.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70696
  • Meeting Dates= 10/11-10/25
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
  • Location= Kirkwood Sr. High School W 105
  • Instructor= Cristin Greenlee
  • Fees= $ 49.00
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  Knitting in the Round: Infinity Cowl11/12-11/12  

Knit a modern, chunky infinity scarf in one morning! Use the basic knit and purl stitches to lean how to knit in the round. Prerequisite: Knit 101 or equivalent experience. Supply list sent. Cost for adults 60 and over $26.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70690
  • Meeting Dates= 11/12-11/12
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Communications North 126
  • Instructor= Cristin Greenlee
  • Fees= $ 49.00
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CRFT:722 Knitting in the Round: Socks - Toes Up on the Magic Loop09/08-09/29  

Knitting in the round is incredibly enjoyable, portable and makes a fantastic winter gift. The magic loop method enables you to work projects of small circumference on one long circular needle. With this method, you pull out a loop of cable to divide your stitches, usually into two equal parts. Once you divide your stitches, you can use the free needle tip to knit across half of the stitches. You then rotate the project and work the remaining stitches.Learn all about the construction of a sock so that it can be made to order. Cost for adults 60 and over $25.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70752
  • Meeting Dates= 09/08-09/29
  • Meeting Days= Th
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Location= Forest Park - G Tower 117
  • Instructor= Thi Miller
  • Fees= $ 49.00
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  Knitting Intermediate: Brioche Cowl10/06-10/20  

Experiment with the beautiful brioche stitch. While a single color can be used, it is most striking when used with two contrasting colors. A lovely cowl for the cooler seasons will be a great way to practice and perfect this stitch. Cost for adults 60 and over $25.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70698
  • Meeting Dates= 10/06-10/20
  • Meeting Days= Th
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Location= Forest Park - G Tower 117
  • Instructor= Thi Miller
  • Fees= $ 49.00
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  Knitting Know How11/05-11/05  

Ever wanted to learn how to fix those mistakes or seam that pillow? Perhaps stake a sweater? In this class, you'll learn those techniques and more. Knitting Know How will cover the techniques not normally covered in class but are essential in a skilled knitter's repertoire. Cost for adults 60 and over $26.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70749
  • Meeting Dates= 11/05-11/05
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Location= Forest Park - G Tower 117
  • Instructor= Thi Miller
  • Fees= $ 49.00
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  Knitting: the Next Step11/01-11/22  

Broaden your knitting skills beyond basic knitting and purling. Learn about increasing and decreasing techniques, lace, cabling, fixing mistakes, and simple pattern reading. Prerequisite: Knitting 101 or equivalent experience. No class 11/8. Cost for adults 60 and over $26.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70694
  • Meeting Dates= 11/01-11/22
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
  • Location= Kirkwood Sr. High School W 105
  • Instructor= Cristin Greenlee
  • Fees= $ 49.00
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  Knitting: the Next Step10/04-10/18  

Broaden your knitting skills beyond basic knitting and purling. Learn about increasing and decreasing techniques, lace, cabling, fixing mistakes, and simple pattern reading. Prerequisite: Knitting 101 or equivalent experience. Cost for adults 60 and over $26.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70757
  • Meeting Dates= 10/04-10/18
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Location= Nottingham School 106
  • Instructor= Thi Miller
  • Fees= $ 49.00
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ARTS:765 Making Mandalas and Coloring for Grown Ups09/19-09/19  

***CLASS CANCELED - CE MC CE.*** Create repeating designs that compose a circular pattern. Draw your own mandalas and color them with brilliant Aquarelle pencils. These may be used dry or with a paintbrush and water to create washes. No experience or prior art knowledge necessary. Supplies included in the cost of the class & are yours to take home. Cost for adults 60 and over $30.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70632
  • Meeting Dates= 09/19-09/19
  • Meeting Days= M
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Continuing Ed Unassigned CE-UN
  • Instructor= Nicole Ottwell
  • Fees= $ 39.00
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CRFT:742 Making Mandalas and Coloring for GrownUps10/05-10/05  

***CLASS WITHDRAWN - MC CE*** Create repeating designs that compose a circular pattern. Draw your own mandalas and color them with brilliant Aquarelle pencils. These may be used dry or with a paintbrush and water to create washes. No experience or prior art knowledge necessary. Supplies included in the cost of the class & are yours to take home. Cost for adults 60 and over $27.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70525
  • Meeting Dates= 10/05-10/05
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Continuing Ed Unassigned CE-UN
  • Instructor= Nicole Ottwell
  • Fees= $ 39.00
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ARTS:721 Mastering Calligraphy09/12-10/31  

Get an in-depth study of calligraphy's most common form, italic. Learn proper pen angle, letter slant, spacing, size for upper and lower case and numbers. Instructor stresses the use of calligraphy in everything from invitations to fine art. Supplies discussed at first class. Cost for adults 60 and over $59.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70656
  • Meeting Dates= 09/12-10/31
  • Meeting Days= M
  • Meeting Times= 7 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 215
  • Instructor= Leslie Barnes
  • Fees= $ 119.00
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CRFT:753 Metalsmithing: Beginning Techniques for Jewelry09/07-10/19  

Learn the fundamental metalsmithing techniques for making jewelry. Basic metal manipulation skills: sawing, forming and shaping, filing, sanding, soldering, and polishing will be taught. You will make two finished pieces - a cuff bracelet and a pendant with a simple stone setting. Acquire the basic building blocks needed for jewelry design. No experience necessary. Students who have had previous experience working with metal may move onto more advanced projects. Tools and metal supplied in class fee. Cost for adults 60 and over $144.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70926
  • Meeting Dates= 09/07-10/19
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Flo Valley - Engineering Bldg 290
  • Instructor= Chih Yu Lin
  • Fees= $ 219.00
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  Metalsmithing: Intermediate Techniques for Jewelry10/26-12/07  

In this course you will learn how to make rings from sheet metal and wire. Different methods of soldering will also be taught. We will cover a ring band, twisted ring, rolling ring, ring within a ring and bezel settings. Students who have previous experience working with metal may move onto more advanced projects. Tools and metals included in class fee. Prerequisite: Beginning Metalsmithing Techniques for Jewelry or equivalent experience. No class 11/23. Cost for adults 60 and over $144.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 71093
  • Meeting Dates= 10/26-12/07
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Flo Valley - Engineering Bldg 290
  • Instructor= Chih Yu Lin
  • Fees= $ 219.00
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  Metalsmithing: Intermediate Techniques for Jewelry10/29-12/17  

In this course you will learn how to make rings from sheet metal and wire. Different methods of soldering will also be taught. We will cover a ring band, twisted ring, rolling ring, ring within a ring and bezel settings. Students who have previous experience working with metal may move onto more advanced projects. Tools and metals included in class fee. Prerequisite: Beginning Metalsmithing Techniques for Jewelry or equivalent experience. No class 11/26. Cost for adults 60 and over $144.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70890
  • Meeting Dates= 10/29-12/17
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 131
  • Instructor= Lacey Kirkwood
  • Fees= $ 219.00
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CRFT:765 Needle Felted Holiday Gnome11/08-11/08  

Learn to Needle Felt Holiday Gnomes. Using a single, barbed needle borrowed from commercial felting machines, wool fibers are tangled and compacted by repeatedly jabbing the needle into the fibers, forming three-dimensional felt sculptures. In contrast to traditional felt making methods that use water and friction, needle felting is also known as dry felting. Depending on time students will make 2 to 3 Gnomes. All materials included in class cost. Cost for adults 60 and over $30.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70950
  • Meeting Dates= 11/08-11/08
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
  • Location= Craft Central 
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 35.00
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  Needle Felted Holiday Gnome11/08-11/08  

Learn to Needle Felt Christmas Gnomes. Using a single, barbed needle borrowed from commercial felting machines, wool fibers are tangled and compacted by repeatedly jabbing the needle into the fibers, forming three-dimensional felt sculptures. In contrast to traditional felt making methods that use water and friction, needle felting is also known as dry felting. Depending on time students will make 2 to 3 Gnomes. All materials included in class cost. Cost for adults 60 and over $30.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70842
  • Meeting Dates= 11/08-11/08
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Location= Craft Central 
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 35.00
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ARTS:740 Oil or Acrylic Painting: All Levels09/06-11/08  

Explore oil paint's richness or acrylic's speed in a class that covers color theory, artistic perception, composition, and paint mixing/application. Progress at your own rate with individualized instruction as you learn techniques to enhance painting skills. Recommend beginning students attend first three classes. Supply list sent. Bring supplies to first class. Water-based oils are the only type allowed in the classroom. Cost for adults 60 and over $117.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70919
  • Meeting Dates= 09/06-11/08
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 5:45 p.m. - 8:45 p.m.
  • Location= Nottingham School 
  • Instructor= Lisa Payne
  • Fees= $ 185.00
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ARTS:746 Oil or Acrylic: Advanced09/07-11/09  

Only for experienced artists who want to paint for fun, relaxation or have a goal of eventually selling paintings. Get some formal instruction in color, technique or composition. Work at your own pace. Bring art supplies to first class. Water-based oil paints will be the only type of oil paint accepted in the classroom. Cost for adults 60 and over $97.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70484
  • Meeting Dates= 09/07-11/09
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Clayton High School 24
  • Instructor= Brenda Schilling
  • Fees= $ 185.00
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ARTS:740 Oil or Acrylic: Beginning09/13-10/11  

Explore oil paint's richness or acrylic's speed in a class that covers color theory, artistic perception, composition, and paint mixing/application. Progress at your own rate with individualized instruction as you learn techniques to enhance painting skills. Recommend beginning students attend first three classes. Supply list sent. Bring supplies to first class. Water-based oils are the only type allowed in the classroom. Cost for adults 60 and over $64.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70468
  • Meeting Dates= 09/13-10/11
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 2 p.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Location= The Timbers - Eureka 
  • Instructor= Michelle Ochonicky
  • Fees= $ 99.00
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  Oil or Acrylic: Beginning09/13-10/11  

Explore oil paint's richness or acrylic's speed in a class that covers color theory, artistic perception, composition, and paint mixing/application. Progress at your own rate with individualized instruction as you learn techniques to enhance painting skills. Recommend beginning students attend first three classes. Supply list sent. Bring supplies to first class. Water-based oils are the only type allowed in the classroom. Cost for adults 60 and over $52.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70469
  • Meeting Dates= 09/13-10/11
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Wildwood Building 309
  • Instructor= Michelle Ochonicky
  • Fees= $ 99.00
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  Oil or Acrylic: Continuing10/18-11/15  

Continue to advance your painting techniques in a relaxed atmosphere. Progress at your own rate with individualized instruction as you learn methods to enhance painting skills. Supply list sent. Bring supplies to first class. Water-based oils are the only type allowed in the classroom. Cost for adults 60 and over $64.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70470
  • Meeting Dates= 10/18-11/15
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 2 p.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Location= The Timbers - Eureka 
  • Instructor= Michelle Ochonicky
  • Fees= $ 99.00
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  Oil or Acrylic: Continuing10/25-11/22  

Continue to advance your painting techniques in a relaxed atmosphere. Progress at your own rate with individualized instruction as you learn methods to enhance painting skills. Supply list sent. Bring supplies to first class. Water-based oils are the only type allowed in the classroom. Cost for adults 60 and over $52.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70472
  • Meeting Dates= 10/25-11/22
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Wildwood Building 309
  • Instructor= Michelle Ochonicky
  • Fees= $ 99.00
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CRFT:742 Origami Invitations10/15-10/15  

Are you worried about the cost of bridal and party invitations? Make your own origami invitations and decorations to help keep the cost down. Want to make a unique and memorable impression on your guests? In one day, learn basic/intermediate origami folds, terminology, and patterns to create beautiful handmade invitations. Origami paper will be provided for approximately 3 sets of 10 invitations. Take home your invitations and any leftover paper. Cost for adults 60 and over $27.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70918
  • Meeting Dates= 10/15-10/15
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 124
  • Instructor= STLCC Staff
  • Fees= $ 39.00
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  Origami Invitations11/12-11/12  

Are you worried about the cost of bridal and party invitations? Make your own origami invitations and decorations to help keep the cost down. Want to make a unique and memorable impression on your guests? In one day, learn basic/intermediate origami folds, terminology, and patterns to create beautiful handmade invitations. Origami paper will be provided for approximately 3 sets of 10 invitations. Take home your invitations and any leftover paper. Cost for adults 60 and over $27.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70916
  • Meeting Dates= 11/12-11/12
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Location= Forest Park - G Tower 117
  • Instructor= Rachel Daggs
  • Fees= $ 39.00
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ARTS:748 Painting Plein Air09/06-09/06  

***CLASS CANCELED-G-FP 115.*** Paint Forest Park in your favorite medium (watercolor, acrylic or oil) while you explore the language of color. Paint at a variety of locations and discover the intricacies of mixing a limited set of colors each week to make an infinite number of tints and shades. Experience the emotions of color, paint the light and enjoy the park. The first session will meet at Forest Park campus for one hour. We will cover materials needed at this time. All following sessions are for two hours and meet in different locations in Forest Park. Provide your own transportation. No class 10/4. Cost for adults 60 and over $39.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70655
  • Meeting Dates= 09/06-09/06
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
  • Location= Continuing Ed Unassigned CE-UN
  • Instructor= Maureen Brodsky
  • Fees= $ 79.00
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CRFT:713 Pattern Making for Experienced Stitchers09/20-09/27  

Acquire basic pattern making techniques, making a pattern from your own measurements. You will make a muslin bodice and sleeves that will be fitted at the second class. Prerequisite: must have basic machine sewing skills. Cost for adults 60 and over $27.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70782
  • Meeting Dates= 09/20-09/27
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= City Sewing Room 
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 35.00
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  Pattern Making for the Experienced Stitcher11/02-11/09  

Acquire basic pattern making techniques, making a pattern from your own measurements. You will make a muslin bodice and sleeves that will be fitted at the second class. Prerequisite: must have basic machine sewing skills. Cost for adults 60 and over $27.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70783
  • Meeting Dates= 11/02-11/09
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= City Sewing Room 
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 35.00
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314-984-7777
 
ARTS:709 Perspective Drawing and Still Life09/01-10/06  

In a relaxed atmosphere, explore drawing fundamentals - line, perspective, value, and composition. No experience necessary and much individualized instruction given. Intermediate level students advance with more sophisticated projects. Supply list discussed at first class. Bring pencil and sketch pad to first class. Cost for adults 60 and over $51.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70664
  • Meeting Dates= 09/01-10/06
  • Meeting Days= Th
  • Meeting Times= 6:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Clayton High School 24
  • Instructor= Philip Perschbacher
  • Fees= $ 99.00
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  Perspective Drawing and Still Life10/13-11/17  

In a relaxed atmosphere, explore drawing fundamentals - line, perspective, value, and composition. No experience necessary and much individualized instruction given. Intermediate level students advance with more sophisticated projects. Supply list discussed at first class. Bring pencil and sketch pad to first class. Cost for adults 60 and over $51.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70665
  • Meeting Dates= 10/13-11/17
  • Meeting Days= Th
  • Meeting Times= 6:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Clayton High School 24
  • Instructor= Philip Perschbacher
  • Fees= $ 99.00
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ARTS:748 Pet Portraits10/11-11/01  

Forever capture your beloved pet in a life infused work of art! Learn tips and techniques from a professional artist. We will discuss basic geometric drawing techniques, how to mix values, layer colors and how to loosely paint fur for a life like, expressive effect!Class Prerequisite: Basic Drawing or Beginning Painting class. Bring 3 clear photos of your pet.Supply list sent / additional supplies discussed at first class. No class 10/18. Cost for adults 60 and over $44.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70860
  • Meeting Dates= 10/11-11/01
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Location= Forest Park - G Tower 409
  • Instructor= Elizabeth Kern
  • Fees= $ 79.00
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ARTS:721 Picture Book Illustration09/14-10/05  

Are you a lover of children's storybooks, with a desire to make your own? Join us to plot out a story into a 6 page counting book starting with thumbnails, then sketches, making a book dummy and painting final artwork. You will leave with your book, ready to keep and share on your own, or take the next step and submit to publishers. Cost for adults 60 and over $41.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70687
  • Meeting Dates= 09/14-10/05
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 124
  • Instructor= Sean Long
  • Fees= $ 79.00
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ARTS:727 Pottery: All Levels09/06-10/11  

Explore projects in which skills in hand-building (for beginners) and wheel throwing (for more advanced students) are investigated and improved. All levels of experience are welcome. Fee includes most materials. Cost for adults 60 and over $107.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70485
  • Meeting Dates= 09/06-10/11
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 6:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Flo Valley - Humanities Bldg 109
  • Instructor= Carl Behmer
  • Fees= $ 135.00
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  Pottery: All Levels10/22-12/03  

Explore projects in which skills in hand-building (for beginners) and wheel throwing (for more advanced students) are investigated and improved. All levels of experience are welcome. Fee includes most materials. No class 11/26. Cost for adults 60 and over $107.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70649
  • Meeting Dates= 10/22-12/03
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 9:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Location= Flo Valley - Humanities Bldg 109
  • Instructor= Sheow Chang
  • Fees= $ 135.00
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  Pottery: All Levels09/10-10/15  

Explore projects in which skills in hand-building (for beginners) and wheel throwing (for more advanced students) are investigated and improved. All levels of experience are welcome. Fee includes most materials. Cost for adults 60 and over $107.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70647
  • Meeting Dates= 09/10-10/15
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 9:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Location= Flo Valley - Humanities Bldg 109
  • Instructor= Sheow Chang
  • Fees= $ 135.00
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  Pottery: All Levels10/25-11/29  

Explore projects in which skills in hand-building (for beginners) and wheel throwing (for more advanced students) are investigated and improved. All levels of experience are welcome. Fee includes most materials. Cost for adults 60 and over $107.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70486
  • Meeting Dates= 10/25-11/29
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 6:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Flo Valley - Humanities Bldg 109
  • Instructor= Carl Behmer
  • Fees= $ 135.00
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CRFT:742 Raw Art Journaling10/07-11/11  

Explore themeditative process of creating art, channel your intuition, and take a journey with me as we create for the love of it! This course will focus on the act of creating, not so much worrying about the outcome, but viewing art making as a deeply human and spiritual action. Feel free to bring old books to alter, and any things that have meaning for you like photos, letters, ticket stubs. We will have basic supplies in class, but we will also send a supply list so you can personalize your journal.LAST day to enroll or drop is Monday, 9/26. No refunds after Monday, 9/26. Cost for adults 60 and over $52.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70868
  • Meeting Dates= 10/07-11/11
  • Meeting Days= F
  • Meeting Times= 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Location= Flo Valley - Humanities Bldg 106
  • Instructor= Elizabeth Kern
  • Fees= $ 79.00
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ARTS:721 Right Brain Drawing09/13-11/01  

Learn to tap into the right side of your brain for creative projects! Drawing exercises utilize the more creative, less analytical hemisphere to unleash your potential artist. You'll make the mental shift to a state where drawing is pleasurable, meditative and frees you from anxiety. Instructor has years of experience in assisting students to access their creative mind! Supply list sent. Textbook required -- bring to first class. Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain: The Definitive, 4th Edition. ISBN 978-1585429202. Cost for adults 60 and over $54.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70778
  • Meeting Dates= 09/13-11/01
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
  • Location= Kirkwood Sr. High School SA 1
  • Instructor= Mary Feagan
  • Fees= $ 99.00
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  Right Brain Drawing10/01-11/19  

Learn to tap into the right side of your brain for creative projects! Drawing exercises utilize the more creative, less analytical hemisphere to unleash your potential artist. You'll make the mental shift to a state where drawing is pleasurable, meditative and frees you from anxiety. Instructor has years of experience in assisting students to access their creative mind! Supply list sent. Textbook required -- bring to first class. Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain: The Definitive, 4th Edition. ISBN 978-1585429202. Cost for adults 60 and over $54.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70779
  • Meeting Dates= 10/01-11/19
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Location= Forest Park - G Tower 111
  • Instructor= Mary Feagan
  • Fees= $ 99.00
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CRFT:713 Sewing: Beginning09/12-10/03  

Beginning students will learn how to operate their own sewing machine, wind a bobbin and insert it correctly, identify fabric grain and its importance in design layout, and to choose appropriate fabrics for simple projects. Basic sewing skills, pressing techniques, and tips to make professional looking projects will be taught throughout the class. Projects vary but may include a table runner, pillowcase, and a simple tote. All make great gifts. A supply list will be sent prior to the first class. Bring all supplies and a sewing machine to the first class. Cost for adults 60 and over $34.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70981
  • Meeting Dates= 09/12-10/03
  • Meeting Days= M
  • Meeting Times= 7 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
  • Location= Flo Valley - Science&Math Bldg 133
  • Instructor= Carolyn Rubsam
  • Fees= $ 59.00
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  Sewing: Intermediate10/10-10/31  

Intermediate students will advance their sewing skills by constructing more advanced projects. Practice skills learned from beginning sewing and add new ones: making a piped seam, inserting a lining, stitching in the ditch, inserting a lapped zipper, turning a square corner, edge stitching, and applying bias binding. Projects vary but may include a sewing machine dust cover, a decorator pillow, and a microwave bowl potholder. All make great gifts. A supply list will be sent prior to the first class. Bring all supplies and a sewing machine to the first class. Cost for adults 60 and over $34.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70940
  • Meeting Dates= 10/10-10/31
  • Meeting Days= M
  • Meeting Times= 7 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
  • Location= Flo Valley - Science&Math Bldg 133
  • Instructor= Carolyn Rubsam
  • Fees= $ 59.00
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CRFT:718 Shibori Dyed Silk Scarves11/09-11/30  

Shibori is a simple way to get pattern and color onto fabric. What could be better than designing and dyeing your own 8 silk scarves the way you want? Through simple techniques of folding, clamping and stitching you will learn how to develop complex patterns. You will learn how to dye silk with fiber reactive dyes as well as dye removal techniques and how to use indigo dye. We will learn how to combine all the techniques dyeing and over-dyeing and dye removal to create scarves you will love to wear or gift. The cost of materials are included in the class. But please bring an old towel, rubber gloves, zip lock bags, and come dressed to get messy with dye. No class 11/23.Cost for adults 60 and over $97.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70609
  • Meeting Dates= 11/09-11/30
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Science South Bldg 205
  • Instructor= Nicole Ottwell
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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314-984-7777
 
CRFT:765 Silk Scarf Dyeing09/28-09/28  

Come and get a bit messy while hand-dyeing beautiful scarves. We will use quick techniques to bring color to silk and have fun doing it. You will leave with two beautiful scarves that will look amazing for years to come. Supplies included in the cost of the class. Come dressed to work with dyes. Bring rubber gloves, and an old towel and ziplock bags to take home scarves. Cost for adults 60 and over $38.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70524
  • Meeting Dates= 09/28-09/28
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Science South Bldg 205
  • Instructor= Nicole Ottwell
  • Fees= $ 49.00
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  Silk Scarf Dyeing09/26-09/26  

***CLASS CANCELED*** / **CLASS TIME CHANGE. INSTRUCTOR CONFLICT. WAS 10 AM - 12 PM.** Come and get a bit messy while hand-dyeing beautiful scarves. We will use quick techniques to bring color to silk and have fun doing it. You will leave with three beautiful scarves that will look amazing for years to come. Supplies included in the cost of the class. Come dressed to work with dyes. Bring rubber gloves, and an old towel and ziplock bags to take home scarves. Cost for adults 60 and over $38.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70639
  • Meeting Dates= 09/26-09/26
  • Meeting Days= M
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Location= Flo Valley - Humanities Bldg 
  • Instructor= Nicole Ottwell
  • Fees= $ 49.00
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  Soap Making the Herbal Way: Beginning09/24-09/24  

***CLASS WITHDRAWN - S & M 262.*** Dispel the mystery of lye and oil soapmaking! You will create a moisturizing soap that is excellent for sensitive & dry skin, with no artificial ingredients! Your soap will have a natural scent. Learn how to safely work with lye and what oils are best for making soap. Instructor has been handcrafting body products for over 7 years. Class is hands on & demonstration. Plan to get messy, you will be working with warm oils, dyes, and essential oils. Please wear close-toed shoes & long sleeves. Course cost includes materials. LAST DAY TO ENROLL OR DROP IS MONDAY, 9/19. NO REFUNDS AFTER MONDAY, 9/19. Cost for adults 60 and over $47.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70969
  • Meeting Dates= 09/24-09/24
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Location= Continuing Ed Unassigned CE-UN
  • Instructor= Brittany Campbell
  • Fees= $ 60.00
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  Soap Making the Herbal Way: Beginning09/21-09/21  

***ROOM CHANGE SS 205 to SS 105.*** Dispel the mystery of lye and oil soapmaking! You will create a moisturizing soap that is excellent for sensitive & dry skin, with no artificial ingredients! Your soap will have a natural scent. Learn how to safely work with lye and what oils are best for making soap. Instructor has been handcrafting body products for over 7 years. Class is hands on & demonstration. Plan to get messy, you will be working with warm oils, dyes, and essential oils. Please wear close-toed shoes & long sleeves. Course cost includes materials. LAST DAY TO ENROLL OR DROP IS WEDNESDAY, 9/14. NO REFUNDS AFTER WEDNESDAY, 9/14. Cost for adults 60 and over $47.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70976
  • Meeting Dates= 09/21-09/21
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Science South Bldg 105
  • Instructor= Brittany Campbell
  • Fees= $ 60.00
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  Soap Making: Beginning & Advanced09/24-09/24  

***CLASS WITHDRAWN - S&M 262." combination of both Soap Making the Herbal Way: Beginning & Advanced Soap Making Techniques: Scents & Swirls. Signing up in this section saves you $10 in materials by taking both classes. LAST DAY TO ENROLL OR DROP IS MONDAY, 9/19. NO REFUNDS AFTER MONDAY, 9/19. Cost for adults 60 and over $90.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70973
  • Meeting Dates= 09/24-09/24
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Location= Continuing Ed Unassigned CE-UN
  • Instructor= Brittany Campbell
  • Fees= $ 115.00
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  Soap Making: Beginning & Advanced09/21-09/21  

****ROOM CHANGE SS 207 to SS 105.*** A combination of both Soap Making the Herbal Way: Beginning & Advanced Soap Making Techniques: Scents & Swirls. Signing up in this section saves you $10 in materials by taking both classes. LAST DAY TO ENROLL OR DROP IS WEDNESDAY, 9/14. NO REFUNDS AFTER WEDNESDAY, 9/14. Cost for adults 60 and over $90.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70979
  • Meeting Dates= 09/21-09/21
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Science South Bldg 105
  • Instructor= Brittany Campbell
  • Fees= $ 115.00
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CRFT:740 Soldered Glass Pendants11/15-11/15  

Create an upcycled stained glass pendant from scraps of ceramic and glass. Participants will learn to use recycled glass, copper foil, flux and lead-free solder to sculpt their custom jewelry pendant. The class will demonstrate how to safely use a glass cutter and grinder to create custom shapes from found vintage plates, mirrors, and clear glass. Participants will also learn to make a custom sized jump ring and the right places to look for upcycled treasures for all their upcycled jewelry projects.Note: This class requires hand strength and the use of a very hot tool. Patience, an eye for safety, and hand dexterity will help participants achieve their design goals.All materials provided. Cost for adults 60 and over $45.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70766
  • Meeting Dates= 11/15-11/15
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
  • Location= PerennialSTL.org 
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 50.00
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  Stained Glass: Night Light10/04-10/04  

Create a stained glass night light in a quick class. Learn to cut and grind glass, work with copper foil, and how to solder your light. You will complete the project by adding an electric plug. All materials included. Cost for adults 60 and over $49.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70982
  • Meeting Dates= 10/04-10/04
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 1:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
  • Location= Craft Central 
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 59.00
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  Stained Glass: Night Light11/15-11/15  

Create a stained glass night light in one evening. Learn to cut and grind glass, work with copper foil, and how to solder your light. You will complete the project by adding an electric plug. All materials and tools available at the class. Cost for adults 60 and over $49.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70887
  • Meeting Dates= 11/15-11/15
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 5 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Craft Central 
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 59.00
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  Stained Glass: Trinket Box10/18-10/25  

Explore the medium of stained glass. Build a trinket box that measures, 2 inches x 3 inches x 2 inches high. You will cut and grind the glass, experiment with copper foil and learn to solder your box together. All materials included in the cost of the class. Cost for adults 60 and over $80.00

  • Registration Code= 201625 70944
  • Meeting Dates= 10/18-10/25
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Craft Central 
  • Instructor=  STAFF
  • Fees= $ 90.00
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  Stained Glass: Trinket Box09/06-09/13  

Explore the medium of stained glass. Build a trinket box that measures, 2 inches x 3 inches x 2 inches high. You will cut and grind the glass, experiment with copper foil and learn to solder your box together. All materials included in the cost of the class. Cost for adults 60 and over $80.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70947
  • Meeting Dates= 09/06-09/13
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Craft Central 
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 90.00
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314-984-7777
 
CRFT:718 Stamp Carving and Printing for Textiles10/03-10/17  

Create a completely contemporary textile print with an ancient method. From design to carving your own stamps to printing with textile pigments on cloth, you will master the entire process. There are so many digital methods that you can use to print a picture, but they lack the artistic expression in the ancient art of hand printing. You will carve at least three stamps and learn all the ways you can use them. Print on anything, T-shirts, pillowcases, cloth tote bags and kitchen towels. Some cloth will be provided but you will want to bring more items to print, this is discussed in the first night. Additional materials costs are up to you, but could be $15.Cost for adults 60 and over $59.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70644
  • Meeting Dates= 10/03-10/17
  • Meeting Days= M
  • Meeting Times= 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Science South Bldg 107
  • Instructor= Nicole Ottwell
  • Fees= $ 79.00
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CRFT:742 Stamp-a-Stack: Holiday Cards09/10-09/10  

Join us once a month to start your holiday crafting early to make your own Christmas Cards. Each month you will create five cards using different stamping techniques. Ending in November, you will have a total of 15 hand-crafted unique cards to use for the holidays! Fee includes most materials. Supply list sent. LAST Day to enroll or drop is September 2. No refunds after September 2. Cost for adults 60 and over $37.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70785
  • Meeting Dates= 09/10-09/10
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 9 a.m. - 11 a.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Continuing Educ Bld CE
  • Instructor= Patti Bossi
  • Fees= $ 59.00
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  Sumingashi: Japanese Paper Marbling10/13-10/13  

Learn how to make beautiful marbled paper using the ancient Japanese art of Suminagashi. Discover the secrets to marbling using a simple floating ink process. Take home sheets of marbled paper to turn into cards, book covers, works of art, or anything your heart desires. You?ll also take home your own marbling kit and pan to do hundreds more designs. Supplies included in class costs. Dress appropriately to work with ink & water. Cost for adults 60 and over $42.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70763
  • Meeting Dates= 10/13-10/13
  • Meeting Days= Th
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= South Co Edu Univ Center 201
  • Instructor= Magan Harms
  • Fees= $ 55.00
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  Sumingashi: Japanese Paper Marbling11/16-11/16  

Learn how to make beautiful marbled paper using the ancient Japanese art of Suminagashi. Discover the secrets to marbling using a simple floating ink process. Take home sheets of marbled paper to turn into cards, book covers, works of art, or anything your heart desires. You?ll also take home your own marbling kit and pan to do hundreds more designs. Supplies included in class costs. Dress appropriately to work with ink & water. Cost for adults 60 and over $42.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70765
  • Meeting Dates= 11/16-11/16
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 5:45 p.m. - 8:45 p.m.
  • Location= Nottingham School 
  • Instructor= Magan Harms
  • Fees= $ 55.00
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314-984-7777
 
ARTS:765 Super Shady Techniques10/06-10/06  

Learn how to create masterful effects with the coloring books you love! The drawing is just the start! A professional artist will show you how to choose colors and shade your drawings. Wow your friends with your skills!BYOB (Coloring Book) we will have a few on hand. All other pens and pencils included in the cost of the class. LAST day to enroll or drop is Monday, 9/26. No refunds after Monday, 9/26. Cost for adults 60 and over $37.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70869
  • Meeting Dates= 10/06-10/06
  • Meeting Days= Th
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Forest Park - G Tower 409
  • Instructor= Elizabeth Kern
  • Fees= $ 49.00
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314-984-7777
 
CRFT:765 Tangled Fibers: Felting11/07-11/28  

Felting is the process of tangling fibers together. In this course we will cover a variety of techniques and create felted fabrics, functional textiles, and wool sculptures. Techniques include nuno felting, wet felting with resists, and needle felting. Fiber and needles provided in cost of class. Supply list sent - cost of additional materials from $5 - $20. Cost for adults 60 and over $77.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70523
  • Meeting Dates= 11/07-11/28
  • Meeting Days= M
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Continuing Educ Bld CE
  • Instructor= Nicole Ottwell
  • Fees= $ 115.00
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ARTS:721 Travel Drawing09/10-09/10  

See St. Louis through the eyes of a traveler, whether a long time resident or a newcomer, this basic drawing class will explore elements of drawing such as sketching, figure gestures, perspective, landscape, value, and composition through on site drawing experiences at locations around St. Louis City. Exploring materials ranging from pen, ink, watercolor to pencil. Students will learn through demos, hands on experience and daily feedback sessions. The instructor will tailor lessons to the level of the students and a sense of community building is emphasized. By the end of class students should have multiple skills that they can use in their own travels in and outside of St. Louis. Cost for adults 60 and over $59.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70487
  • Meeting Dates= 09/10-09/10
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.
  • Location= Forest Park - G Tower 412
  • Instructor= Sarah Paulsen
  • Fees= $ 115.00
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314-984-7777
 
CRFT:724 Tunisian Crochet Basics09/24-10/01  

Tunisian Crochet is a type of crochet that uses an elongated hook, often with a stopper on the handle end, called an Tunisian or Afghan hook. It is sometimes considered to be a mixture of crocheting and knitting. Some techniques used in knitting are also applicable in Tunisian crochet. Tunisian crochet has the look of knitting and uses similar stitches to crocheting, so if you can knit or crochet you will pick it up quickly. Learn the Tunisian foundation row, simple stitch, knit stitch, purl stitch, increasing and decreasing, binding off and joining, reading patterns and charts, color changing all while making a stitch sampler scarf. Supply list sent. Cost for adults 60 and over $25.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70519
  • Meeting Dates= 09/24-10/01
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Social Science Bldg 112
  • Instructor= Dee Levang
  • Fees= $ 49.00
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  Tunisian Crochet: the Next Step10/22-10/29  

Now that you've learned the basics of Tunisian Crochet (simple stitch, knit stitch, purl stitch and reverse stitch) in Tunisian Crochet 101, what's next? In this three hour lecture/workshop, you'll learn several ways to change colors, working in the round with a double ended hook, combination stitches and seaming techniques. Bring a project in progress and get help if needed, too. Supply list sent. Cost for adults 60 and over $25.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70517
  • Meeting Dates= 10/22-10/29
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Social Science Bldg 111
  • Instructor= Dee Levang
  • Fees= $ 49.00
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314-984-7777
 
CRFT:713 UpCycle Your T-shirts Into Rag Rugs10/25-10/25  

The versatile t-shirt! Join us to upcycle your old shirts into rag rugs, totes, headbands, quilt tops and many other useful items. Bring five to ten tshirts to class to serve as your material. Cost for adults 60 and over $27.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70777
  • Meeting Dates= 10/25-10/25
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= City Sewing Room 
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 35.00
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314-984-7777
 
CRFT:741 UpCycled Mosaics: Terra Cotta Pots10/04-10/11  

Dress up those plain terra cotta pots with a custom mosaic design! Using reclaimed glass and ceramic-ware, learn how to create your own mosaic from beginning to end in this two-day workshop! In the first session, Theresa, lead instructor at Perennial, will teach you how to cut scraps of glass and tile to create a custom colorful design. The class will cover mortars, how to re-use wine bottles, and prep surfaces to hold a mosaic. After giving your designs time to dry, the class will meet again for the second session and participants will learn how to complete their mosaic by applying a grout finish. Terra cotta pots will be provided, but you are welcome to bring in your own to mosaic! LAST Day to enroll or drop is Friday, September 30. No refunds after Friday,September 30. Cost for adults 60 and over $60.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70767
  • Meeting Dates= 10/04-10/11
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= PerennialSTL.org 
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 65.00
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CRFT:713 UpCycling Sweaters Into ANYTHING!10/11-10/11  

Ugly sweaters can become the most wonderful things with a little imagination. Garments and gifts for everyone. Dog clothing, scarves, extra long funky stocking caps, cuffs, leg warmers, or even SWANTS!!! Bring your own sweaters or use one from the City Sewing Room. Cost for adults 60 and over $27.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70776
  • Meeting Dates= 10/11-10/11
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= City Sewing Room 
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 35.00
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314-984-7777
 
ARTS:735 Watercolor: Beginning Techniques09/01-12/08  

***NO CLASS DAYS ADDED - 10/6, 11/3, 11/24. NEW END DATE 12/8.*** Paint with the brilliant color and fluid stroke of watercolor. Acquire and practice various techniques in transparent watercolor and learn the best paint, paper type and preparation for your artworks. Prerequisite: Basic drawing class or equivalent experience. Supply list sent. CLASS IS FOR BEGINNERS ONLY. Cost for adults 60 and over $117.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70481
  • Meeting Dates= 09/01-12/08
  • Meeting Days= Th
  • Meeting Times= 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Location= St John's Evangelical UCC 
  • Instructor= Nancy Muschany
  • Fees= $ 185.00
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314-984-7777
 
  Watercolor: Beginning Techniques09/06-10/25  

***Date Change - No class 10/4 or 10/18.*** Paint with the brilliant color and fluid stroke of watercolor. Acquire and practice various techniques in transparent watercolor and learn the best paint, paper type and preparation for your artworks. Prerequisite: Basic drawing class or equivalent experience. Supply list sent. Cost for adults 60 and over $52.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70928
  • Meeting Dates= 09/06-10/25
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 1 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Continuing Educ Bld CE
  • Instructor= Maureen Brodsky
  • Fees= $ 99.00
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ARTS:736 Watercolor: Intermediate/Advanced Techniques09/01-11/17  

****Time listed incorrectly in brochure as ending at 2:30pm. Class ends at 3 pm*****Continue to advance your skills. Bring your painting ideas and your desire to paint in watercolor! You will work on paintings of your choice, with guidance and gentle critique from a master painter. Learn techniques to achieve your goals for your painting. Get suggestions on design, composition & focal point. Discover ways to fix a mistake to save a "ruined" painting. Loosen up and try new methods of painting. Have fun with watercolor! This class will encourage the creative spirit in artists of all skill levels. Prerequisite: Basic drawing class or equivalent experience. Supply list sent. Cost for adults 60 and over $117.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70483
  • Meeting Dates= 09/01-11/17
  • Meeting Days= Th
  • Meeting Times= 12:30 p.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Location= St John's Evangelical UCC 
  • Instructor= Nancy Muschany
  • Fees= $ 185.00
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314-984-7777
 
  Watercolor: Intermediate/Advanced Techniques09/12-11/28  

Continue to advance your skills. Bring your painting ideas and your desire to paint in watercolor! You will work on paintings of your choice, with guidance and gentle critique from a master painter. Learn techniques to achieve your goals for your painting. Get suggestions on design, composition & focal point. Discover ways to fix a mistake to save a "ruined" painting. Loosen up and try new methods of painting. Have fun with watercolor! This class will encourage the creative spirit in artists of all skill levels. Prerequisite: Basic drawing class or equivalent experience. Supply list sent. Cost for adults 60 and over $117.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70475
  • Meeting Dates= 09/12-11/28
  • Meeting Days= M
  • Meeting Times= 12 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
  • Location= St John's Evangelical UCC 
  • Instructor= Nancy Muschany
  • Fees= $ 185.00
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314-984-7777
 
  Watercolor: Intermediate/Advanced Techniques08/31-11/16  

Continue to advance your skills. Bring your painting ideas and your desire to paint in watercolor! You will work on paintings of your choice, with guidance and gentle critique from a master painter. Learn techniques to achieve your goals for your painting. Get suggestions on design, composition & focal point. Discover ways to fix a mistake to save a "ruined" painting. Loosen up and try new methods of painting. Have fun with watercolor! This class will encourage the creative spirit in artists of all skill levels. Prerequisite: Basic drawing class or equivalent experience. Supply list sent. Cost for adults 60 and over $117.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70480
  • Meeting Dates= 08/31-11/16
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 12 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
  • Location= St John's Evangelical UCC 
  • Instructor= Nancy Muschany
  • Fees= $ 185.00
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314-984-7777
 
  Watercolor: Intermediate/Advanced Techniques09/02-11/18  

Paint transparent watercolor on a more advanced level. Students must be proficient in drawing with basic watercolor skills. Attempt the more difficult techniques of layered washes, modeling with color, unusual textural accents, and more. Prerequisite: Beginning Watercolor class or equivalent experience. Cost for adults 60 and over $127.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70669
  • Meeting Dates= 09/02-11/18
  • Meeting Days= F
  • Meeting Times= 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Location= City of Ellisville Parks & Rec 
  • Instructor= Phyllis Smith Piffel
  • Fees= $ 199.00
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314-984-7777
 
  Watercolor: Intermediate/Advanced Techniques11/01-12/13  

***Date Change. - No class on 11/22. *** Paint with the brilliant color and fluid stroke of watercolor. Acquire and practice various techniques in transparent watercolor and learn the best paint, paper type and preparation for your artworks. Prerequisite: Basic drawing class or equivalent experience. Supply list sent. Cost for adults 60 and over $52.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70931
  • Meeting Dates= 11/01-12/13
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 1 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Continuing Educ Bld CE
  • Instructor= Maureen Brodsky
  • Fees= $ 99.00
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314-984-7777
 
  Watercolor: Intermediate/Advanced Techniques09/02-11/18  

Paint transparent watercolor on a more advanced level. Students must be proficient in drawing with basic watercolor skills. Attempt the more difficult techniques of layered washes, modeling with color, unusual textural accents, and more. Prerequisite: Beginning Watercolor class or equivalent experience. Cost for adults 60 and over $127.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70668
  • Meeting Dates= 09/02-11/18
  • Meeting Days= F
  • Meeting Times= 12:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
  • Location= City of Ellisville Parks & Rec 
  • Instructor= Phyllis Smith Piffel
  • Fees= $ 199.00
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314-984-7777
 
CRFT:713 Weaving Rag Rugs09/13-09/13  

Peg loom weaving is a great way to learn to weave with non-traditional materials. Class will demonstrate how to build a peg loom from salvaged wood. Each participant will build their own peg loom in class to take home. After building, the class will learn how to use their loom to start weaving a rectangular rag rug. You'll also discover a few tricks to making a continuous ball of upcycled yarn. After the class, use your loom and new skills to weave anything from potholders to trivets to rugs! All materials provided. LAST DAY TO ENROLL OR DROP IS Tuesday, September 6. NO REFUNDS AFTER Tuesday, September 6. Cost for adults 60 and over $40.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70770
  • Meeting Dates= 09/13-09/13
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Forest Park - G Tower 409
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 45.00
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314-984-7777
 
  Weaving: Begin with a Table Runner10/08-10/08  

A beginning class for those interested in weaving. You will work on a 4 shaft pre-loaded table top loom. Table runner will be made with cotton. Students will be allowed to pick from multiple colors for the runner. Student will learn basic weaving techniques in tabby and twill. Cost for adults 60 and over $60.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70874
  • Meeting Dates= 10/08-10/08
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
  • Location= Craft Central 
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 70.00
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314-984-7777
 
  Weaving: Begin with a Table Runner10/10-10/17  

A beginning class for those interested in weaving. You will work on a 4 shaft pre-loaded table top loom. Table runner will be made with cotton. Students will be allowed to pick from multiple colors for the runner. Student will learn basic weaving techniques in tabby and twill. Cost for adults 60 and over $60.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70875
  • Meeting Dates= 10/10-10/17
  • Meeting Days= M
  • Meeting Times= 6:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Craft Central 
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 70.00
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314-984-7777
 
  Weaving: Rag Rug Placemats11/07-11/14  

Work on a pre-loaded table loom of white cotton. Students will be able to pick from a variety of colors for the placemats. Students will learn basics in tabby and twill. Create a unique handicraft to take home at the end of the class. All materials included in class costs. Cost for adults 60 and over $60.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70872
  • Meeting Dates= 11/07-11/14
  • Meeting Days= M
  • Meeting Times= 6:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Craft Central 
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 70.00
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314-984-7777
 
  Weaving: Rag Rug Placemats11/05-11/05  

Work on a pre-loaded table loom of white cotton. Students will be able to pick from a variety of colors for the placemats. Students will learn basics in tabby and twill. Create a unique handicraft to take home at the end of the class. All materials included in class costs. Cost for adults 60 and over $60.00.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70871
  • Meeting Dates= 11/05-11/05
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
  • Location= Craft Central 
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 70.00
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314-984-7777
 
CRFT:742 Zentangles10/24-10/24  

Anything is possible one stroke at a time! The Zentangle Method is an easy-to-learn, relaxing and fun way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns. Almost a meditation, you can use it to create beautiful images for cards, scrapbooking & even wall art pieces. Zentangles increase focus and creativity, provide artistic satisfaction and an increased sense of personal well-being. You will learn many tangles and find out creative ways to make beautiful drawings from simple shapes and lines. Students will need to bring a pencil. Cost for adults 60 and over $38.50.

  • Registration Code= 201625 70646
  • Meeting Dates= 10/24-10/24
  • Meeting Days= M
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Flo Valley - Humanities Bldg 101
  • Instructor= Nicole Ottwell
  • Fees= $ 49.00
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314-984-7777