Arts and Crafts

101 Slow Stitching     Instructor Jayne Morris Stoll  This class is full

Learn how to get started with slow stitching and enjoy this creative textile art called Kawandi. The intention is to enjoy the process one stitch at a time, to relax, and to not stress about the finished product.  Fabric scraps, thread, needle and scissors are the materials needed for hand sewing a tablemat. A detailed list of supplies will be sent upon registration.  Class limit 8 students 
One Monday, September 11, 10:00 am to 3:00 pm  

Location: Montrose Library Community Room, School Rd. Montrose 

Fee: $10.00  This class is full


102 A Brush with Watercolor     Instructor Cindy Reynolds This class is full

The class is designed for watercolor painters at all levels whether you are a beginner or a seasoned painter. Individuals will receive instruction as needed and will have time to work on their own paintings in a workshop type atmosphere. There will be a group critique and share time at the end of each session. The class limit is 15 students. 

Eight Tuesdays, September 19,26, October 3,10,17,24,31, November 7. 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm 

Location: Tea Room at Dreyer Lodge, Montrose Bible Conference, Locust St. Montrose  The location of the October 31 class to be announced.

Fee: $40.00  This class is full


103 Acrylic Painting Workshop   Instructor Maggie Miller  This class is full

This is a workshop where you will be working on your own paintings. Maggie and fellow artist Bruce Baessler will assist with technique and demonstrations as needed to complete your painting. Class size is limited to 10 students to provide more individual assistance. 

Five Tuesdays, October 31, November 7,14,21,28.  10:00 am to 12:30 pm 

Location: St.   Paul’s Episcopal Church, Church St. Montrose 

Fee: $25.00  This class is full


104 Learn to Knit and Improve Your Knitting Skills    Instructors Bruce Baessler and Jenny Olin 

Using the “English” knitting style most used in the U.S. Bruce will guide you through the basic skills of casting on, knitting, purling, and taking your finished work off the needles. 
Already know how to knit with the “English” method? Jenny will teach the “Continental” method, where the yarn is held with the left hand. Using this smaller hand movement, you’ll be surprised how quickly you can knit. 
Join us for four evenings of fun and learning! Knitting needles and yarn will be provided. 

Four Tuesdays, September 12,19, 26, October 3     6:00 pm to 8:00 pm 

Location: First Presbyterian Church, Church St. Montrose  

Fee: $20.00 


105 Let’s Knit Mittens   Instructor Sharyn Powers This class is full

With winter on the way it’s always nice to have something to warn up those cold hands   Mittens are one of those great projects to make for yourself or for a gift. They knit up quickly with a small amount of yarn. In this class you will make a pair of mittens and learn a few knitting skills such as knitting in the round, increases and decreases, and following a pattern.  Knowledge of basic knit and purl stitches is required.  Yarn and needles will be provided.  The class limit is 6 students. 

Two Tuesdays and one Monday   Tuesday October 10, and 24. Monday October 16 6:00 pm to 8:pm 

Location: First Presbyterian Church, Church St. Montrose 

Fee $15.00  This class is full