Creative Arts

  • Quilting

    Wednesday, December 2, 2020 | 10:00-2:00pm

    Novice or experienced quilters are welcome each Wednesday for this social and creative group. Participants enjoy working on individual projects and sharing ideas. Drop-in any Wednesday and join the fun.
  • Watercolor Painting Workshop

    Wednesday, December 2, 2020 | 2:00-3:00pm

    8 week class: 2:00 - pm 4:00 pm  Ocotber 21- December 9 

    Join noted artist and instructor Karen Halpern - Procedure: Each week of class a new assignment, with directions and examples, will be emailed to each student. The student will then work on the painting in their own space. They will contact Karen via email with any questions — or to show her the work in progress by photographing it and photo of the fi nished work for her comments or suggestions. The following week, a new PowerPoint lesson will be sent to the students, following the outlined procedure as above. This continues through the 8 weeks.

  • Advanced Pottery Studio

    Thursday, December 3, 2020 | 9:30-12:30pm

    This group of advance potters work independently in our studio.
  • Knitting

    Monday, December 7, 2020 | 10:00-12:00pm

    Drop-in to enjoy lively discussions and laughs with this group. Work on your own project or use Next supplies to create items for donation to various charitable organizations in the area.
  • Painting with Acrylics and Oils

    Tuesday, December 8, 2020 | 9:30-10:30am

    (Beginners through Advanced) 10-week class: October 20 - December 8 

    Join noted artist and instructor Karen Halpern - Procedure: Lessons will be emailed to students each week in a PowerPoint Format. Students work on the lesson in their own space, contacting Karen via emails with questions or to discuss their paintings with her. They will then email her a photo as they progress, and of their completed lesson. In that way they will be able to stay in touch. The next subject, and information to guide the work, will follow on the third week of class, and then again on the fifth class date and the seventh class. Karen will welcome questions emailed to her — and receiving photos of the paintings as they progress for guidance and helpful suggestions. This will be followed up by students sending the finished paintings thus concluding the class.

  • Pinecone Pom Pom Ornaments

    Tuesday, December 8, 2020 | 11:00-12:00pm

    Who doesn’t love homemade Christmas decorations? They’re so full of personal meaning, and a great way to spend some fun time crafting with friends. Pinecone Pom Pom holiday
    ornaments are an elegant way to add a rustic look to your holiday decorations. We will brighten things up with colored poms and also create an “icy” version using only white! You
    could even add them grouped together, in a bowl for a festive centerpiece or as an “accessory” on a beautifully wrapped gift.

  • Photography Club

    Tuesday, December 15, 2020 | 10:00-11:00am

    Photography Club Meets every 3rd Tuesday of the month 10:00 am - 12:00 pm - via Zoom

    Interested in photography as a hobby? Interested in taking better pictures? Want to learn how to fully utilize your camera, regardless of what type of camera you use? Join the Photography Club to enhance your skills, to share ideas and to enjoy each other’s company and pictures. Chuck Green will be available to “coach” members.

    For additional information contact NextPhotoClub@gmail.com

  • Hot Chocolate Mix Gift Jars

    Tuesday, December 15, 2020 | 11:00-12:00pm

    What better way to spread hot chocolate cheer than with homemade hot chocolate mix in a jar? This mix comes together quickly and easily and makes a delicious and comforting
    cup of hot cocoa. Hot chocolate mix in a jar makes the perfect holiday gift for friends, neighbors, and don’t forget the mail person! We will assemble 3 mini jars in class.