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By STUDENT:     The student enrolled may cancel their pre-paid class registration at least 24 hours before the start of class for a full refund with the exception of out-of-state instructors. Each out-of-state instructor will handle cancellations in their own way. Each local instructor will process a later cancellation or a no-show in their own way. This may mean a partial refund or an even exchange for a future class with that particular instructor.
BY INSTRUCTOR:    The instructor may cancel a class due to insufficient enrollment or personal emergency. In this case, the student can choose to exchange their pre-payment for any future class with the same or smaller fee or to receive a complete refund.


SANTA CLAUS CAME TO FACS! What fun we had! Thank you to all of you who came to see Santa and who made Santa’s day special for him and for us. Also thanks to Ann Looney and her very talented students who entertained us for hours. What talent they have!


January 25, 2019  Friday  in FACS’ Classroom

10 a.m. – 12 p.m. $25.00 Open Seats 6

Wire Wrapped Earrings with Susan Smathers (CL-SS914) 

Do you have an interest in learning to make your own unique earrings?  Do you have a friend or family member that you would like to give a handmade pair of earrings as a Valentine or Birthday gift?  This workshop is for you.  Susan will teach how to make a variety of wire links that can be mixed and matched to create earrings.  You will be able to choose the beads you would like to use and the color of wire you prefer.  One of the pairs of earrings will include a heart in the design.  This class will take you through the planning stages of making these jewelry pieces, choosing the tools needed, and constructing a finished product. All you need to bring is your interest.  Susan will provide the supplies. You are welcome to bring any jewelry tools you own. Think about bringing a friend or a family member along to do this workshop together.



Basket Class Canceled due to low enrollment

10 a.m. – 12 p.m. $24.00 Open Seats 6

Heart Basket Class with Kris Foss (CL-KF915) 

In this class Kris will teach you how to prepare the reeds for weaving, explaining how to create the shape of the basket in a heart. Again this is just in time for gift giving for Valentines. A sample of this basket is in FACS. More information will follow. When registering, ask about the materials you will need to bring with you. The reeds used will be provided along with extra kits if you would like to purchase some for $12 each.

January 26, 2019  Saturday  in FACS’ Classroom

1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. $20.00 Open Seats 5

Valentine Infinity Card with Brenda Preuss (CL-BP912) 

An example of an Infinity Card (or Never-Ending Card) can be seen in our store. It’s difficult to show it’s true form with a picture or two. It’s basically a card that can be opened a multitude of ways showing different images with each fold. In this class you will be using stamps and die-cuts to decorated the various panels with heart shaped designs, not with decorative paper as shown below. Brenda thought Valentines and Infinity work well together. An example has not been made for this particular Valentines class but will be posted as soon as it is ready.


March 23, 2019  Saturday  in FACS’ Classroom

9:30 p.m. – 12:30 p.m. $35.00 Open Seats 7

Basics Of Watercolor Painting with Carole Cullen (CL-CC910) 

This is a beginner class to introduce you to watercolors and what they can do.

We will have yellow, red, blue paints in both transparent and opaque to work with. Using just those primary color, we will learn to mix oh the palette and on the painting to make lively paintings without mudding up our colors. During class we will doe exercises with color and then complete 1 or 2 5×7 painting depending on the time allowed.

This is a great class for beginners or anyone who would like a brief review of watercolor mixing. All supplies will be provided. To register you must be at least 16 years old.


March 30, 2018  Saturday  in FACS’ Classroom

10 a.m. – 2 p.m. $ 35.00 Open Seats 8

Basics of Oil Painting with Carole Cullen

This is a beginners class to introduce you to oil paints and what they can do.

We will cover transparent and opaque colors, thinners, blenders and canvas choices. We will use transparent colors for our underpainting and detail work. Opaque colors will be used to finish the painting and add highlights. During class we will do exercises with color and then complete an 8×10 painting.

This is a great class for those who have wanted to try oils but did not want to invest in supplies. All materials will be provided. To register you must be at least 16 years old.


 If you have any special requests for classes, please let the staff know what they are with your contact information. We have access to many knowledgeable teachers.