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GARDEN TOMATO PRODUCTION

$20

with Nick Rowley

Calendar Feb 7, 2023 at 6 pm

Come learn about growning tomatoes! Tomatoes are one of the most valuable and sought-after produce items in the garden. Th s course will be a basic overview of tomato production for small gardens to small farms and will cover topics such as: tomato varieties, cultivation, pruning and pest control. Students only need note taking items and the desire to grow good tomatoes!

Full Course

FACEBOOK FOR BUSINESS

Free

with MICHAEL BURD

Calendar Feb 27, 2023 at 1 pm

We’ll help you understand the role that this social media platform could play in helping you offer important, timely and value-added content for retaining your current as well as attracting future customers. 

You need to pick one of the dates either 2/27 or 3/6 

WEARS & WARES

$75

with Lisa Laflin

Calendar Mar 1, 2023 at 6 pm

Wears & Wares is under new ownership. In addition to the quality resale clothing you have come to know and love, the shop now offers a wide varierty of vintage fi ds, as well as upcycled art and functional items. Be inspired to create one of a kind works from the salvaged materials and enjoy repurposing and connecting with your reative side. No experience necessary. All materials and tools will be provided, but participants are welcome to bring their own items to each session.

 Wears & Wares, 413 Wilton Road, Farmington

BIRCH TREE WATERCOLOR - 1

$45

with Katherine Richards

Calendar Mar 2, 2023 at 1 pm

Birch trees are the most rewarding and therefore fun trees to paint. You will explore birches in different seasons and settings. You will learn basic watercolor techniques while learning landscape color theory. The instructor will supply classroom watercolors to use, but, if you like, you are encouraged to bring your own materials.

Materials fee: $20 pay instructor at 1st class.

BIRCH TREE WATERCOLOR - 2

$45

with Katherine Richards

Calendar Mar 2, 2023 at 6 pm

Birch trees are the most rewarding and therefore fun trees to paint. You will explore birches in different seasons and settings. You will learn basic watercolor techniques while learning landscape color theory. The instructor will supply classroom watercolors to use, but, if you like, you are encouraged to bring your own materials.

Materials fee: $20 pay instructor at 1st class.

DRAWING, WATERCOLOR, AND OIL PAINTING

$65

with Joyce Dubay

Calendar Mar 2, 2023 at 6 pm

Drawing class includes: drawing, working with and without a grid, shading values, enlarging and reducing, observation of shapes and angles. Please bring drawing paper, pencils, eraser, ruler, stump or tortillion oil, and water colors. Students need to bring a small set of tube paint, a few brushes (large & small) and bristle brushes for oils, watercolor brushes should be for water-color painting and watercolor paper, canvas for oil painting and painting medium. Also, bring paper towels or paint rags for oil or watercolor.

HOMEMADE GOAT MILK SOAP

$40

with Karen Shumac

Calendar Mar 2, 2023 at 6 pm

Over the course of 2 sessions, we will transform common kitchen ingredients into beautiful handcrafted soap. On the first night, we will briefly discuss the science of soap making, safety tips, tools and ingre-dients. Then using a basic recipe we will combine vegetable oils and goat milk into a simple but luxurious soap the likes of which you will not fi d on the grocery store shelf. On the second night we will expand our repertoire by adding the color, scent, and/or exfoliate of your choice. Each participant will go home with several bars of soap.

Materials: $15 pay to instructor at 1st class

FACEBOOK FOR BUSINESS 2

Free

with MICHAEL BURD

Calendar Mar 6, 2023 at 1 pm, runs for 1 week

We’ll help you understand the role that this social media platform could play in helping you offer important, timely and value-added content for retaining your current as well as attracting future customers. 

 

You have to pick one of the dates for the class either 2/27 or 3/6 





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