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  Weave you own basket to cherish, display, and enjoy! Basket weaving, a technique of coiling with sweet grass, is as old as the history of mankind, having arrived in this country with the Triangular Trade. Native Americans learned the technique from the West Africans and evolved the art in the United States. Now it is your turn to enjoy this amazing, beautiful, and useful process. $20 materials fee payable in class. Additional supplies will be needed for individual projects; options discussed in class.  

3303X

Start date: 07/14/18

Weekly - Sat 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (7/14/2018-8/11/2018)

Course: $75.00

Materials: $20.00

Instructor : Gloria Sanyika 

5 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Sat .

Location : PCC Campus Location : 
  PCC Campus.

Room :  R307



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  Want to know how to use the Cold Process Soap Making method to create soap completely from scratch? This class will demonstrate the steps to cold process soap making. Students will be able to create beautiful handmade soaps at home. This class ranges from beginner to advanced, so whether you are a complete novice or a soap making pro, stick around, have fun, and learn something new about making soap. $40 materials fee payable in class.  

3316X

Start date: 08/12/18

Weekly - Sun 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM (8/12/2018-8/12/2018)

Course: $45.00

Materials: $40.00

Instructor : Quayum Abdul 

1 session

Days of the Week : Weekly -Sun .

Location : PCC Campus Location : 
  PCC Campus.

Room :  CA109



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  Critter and Fairy Gardens are all the rage! Do you have yours? Would you like to learn how to make your own special garden that will enthrall you, and delight those who happen by? Join us and learn about the different kinds of "Mini Gardens" you can make to grace a dining table, a windowsill, or a special nook, or to place on a porch or patio as a conversation piece. Once you have created your garden, you can tweak it for the holidays or for each new season. Following an inspirational talk, slide show, and live demonstration, students will design their own mini Fairy or Critter Garden. Your garden will be yours to take home and enjoy! $25 materials fee payable in class.  

3341X

Start date: 06/30/18

Weekly - Sat 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM (6/30/2018-6/30/2018)

Course: $49.00

Materials: $25.00

Instructor : Laura Meyer 

1 session

Days of the Week : Weekly - Sat .

Location : PCC Campus Location : 
  PCC Campus.

Room :  CA109



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  Bath bombs make fantastic holiday gifts, hostess gifts, birthday gifts – or gifts for oneself! Drop one into a hot bath and relax as it fizzes and dissolves, releasing a beautiful fragrance. Bath bombs are easy to make, so let your imagination run wild and have fun experimenting with different oils, colors, and additives such as dried rose petals, lavender, and fine glitter. Class is hands-on, dress accordingly. $20 materials fee payable in class.  Walk-in Registrations Welcomed!  

3324X

Start date: 08/19/18

Weekly - Sun 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM (8/19/2018-8/19/2018)

Course: $39.00

Materials: $20.00

Instructor : Quayum Abdul 

1 session

Days of the Week : Weekly -Sun .

Location : PCC Campus Location : 
  PCC Campus.

Room :  CA109



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  Join this class to learn how to make herbal soaps at home. Herbal soaps are those mixed with natural ingredients, such as, juice, extract, or even chopped herbal leaves. While the steps to make herbal soap are similar to that of general soap making, the tricky part is choosing the right ingredients. Note: Some herbs may irritate sensitive skin. $30 materials fee payable in class.  

3318X

Start date: 07/15/18

Weekly - Sun 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM (7/15/2018-7/15/2018)

Course: $39.00

Materials: $30.00

Instructor : Quayum Abdul 

1 session

Days of the Week : Weekly -Sun .

Location : PCC Campus Location : 
  PCC Campus.

Room :  CA109



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  This introductory, hands-on course will teach students fun, easy to follow pattern making techniques! Students will explore a variety of styles inspired by the classic T-shirt pattern provided by the instructor. Included: how to make different kind of dresses and skirts, neckline and sleeves variations, and ruffles and flares. Students also will learn to accurately take individual body measurements. $10 materials fee payable in class. Note: Bring a tape measure, pencil, eraser, scotch-tape, see-through ruler, scissors, and notebook to the first class meeting. Additional supplies may be needed for the projects.  

3304X

Start date: 07/07/18

Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM (7/7/2018-7/28/2018)

Course: $75.00

Materials: $10.00

Instructor : Richard Lee 

4 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Sat .

Location : PCC Campus Location : 
  PCC Campus.

Room :  R309



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  This intermediate class instructs students in how to use flat patterns to create a variety of styles for fitted knit tops and bottoms. Students will learn how to make different kinds of darts, pleatings, ruffles for dresses, tops, skirts, vest and pant. Bring a tape measure, pencil, eraser, scotch-tape, see-through ruler, scissors, and notebook to the first class meeting. Additional supplies will be needed for the projects. $10 materials fee payable in class. Prerequisite: Completion of Pattern Making I, sewing experience recommended but not required   

3310X

Start date: 08/04/18

Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM (8/4/2018-8/25/2018)

Course: $75.00

Materials: $10.00

Instructor : Richard Lee 

4 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Sat .

Location : PCC Campus Location : 
  PCC Campus.

Room :  R309



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  Shibori Japanese tie-dyeing is an ancient cloth-decorating technique used in Asia, and throughout the Middle East, Africa and Europe. In this introductory course, students will be using Shibori techniques to tie and stitch fabrics before dyeing to create an extraordinary, almost three-dimensional, look. Students also will learn about the types of materials needed as well as where to obtain them so that they may pursue this passion on their own insuring that this ancient art will to live on. Bring colored thread, six to ten regular sewing needles, scissors, pencil and paper (optional: 6-inch ruler). Working with dyes; dress accordingly. Additional supplies for second meeting will be discussed. $30 materials fee payable in class.  

3320X

Start date: 07/29/18

Weekly - Sun 9:00 AM - 1:30 PM (7/29/2018-8/5/2018)

Course: $75.00

Materials: $30.00

Instructor : Charlotte Chen 

2 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly -Sun .

Location : PCC Campus Location : 
  PCC Campus.

Room :  CA109



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