Crafting & More

From photography to therapy dog training, no matter your lifestyle interest, Maplewood’s courses can help you develop your passion.

Supplies Needed: Shot Records (Therapy Dog Training), Writing Utensil & Paper (Choosing a Dog for Your Family), Own Camera/Photography Device (Digital Photography)
Length

1 - 8 weeks

Depending on structure and availability.

Fee Information

$20 - $125

Programs vary according to teachers.

Sewing 101

Duration: 15 Clock Hours/5 Instructional Weeks

Fee: $75.00

Learn the life skill of sewing though this interactive class for the beginner sewer. Sewing 101 is designed to introduce the basics of fabrics, supplies, the sewing machine, and reading a pattern. This is the foundation for future learning opportunities in the world of sewing.

Supplies Needed: Sewing Machine

Class start dates subject to change due to low enrollment.

#7030 | Meets 1 Day Per Week (6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.)

May 12, 2022  (Thursday)

Certificate of Completion

 

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Basic Drawing 101

Duration: 12 Clock Hours/6 Weeks

Fee: $85.00

Learn the fundamentals of drawing and how to break down shapes to draw. Our Instructor will teach you compositing of a successful still-life, understanding shadows and highlights how to apply them to your drawling. In this 6-week class you will start to master new drawling skills.

Supplies needed:

11’x14’ sketchbook, set of Derwent Graphic 12 drawing pencils, white stadelier/Pentel eraser, kneaded eraser, hand pencil sharpener, and pad of tracing paper.

#7100 | Meets 1 Day Per Week/6 Weeks
(6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.)

Class Dates: 9/27/2022,  2/7/2023,  5/16/2023

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Create with Your Cricut

Duration: 12 Clock Hours/6 Weeks

Fee: $125.00

Learn how to create with your Cricut and how it interfaces with a computer, design with images, take personal images and transform them into a design create various items, demonstrate cutting and apply to materials, and learn how to make personalized items and more!

Supplies needed:  Your own Cricut machine & supplies to make items.  Laptop/tablet, green cutting mat, weeder, t-shirt, bandana, tote bag, etc…roll of adhesive vinyl, iron-on vinyl.

#7100 | Meets 1 Day Per Week/6 Weeks
(6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.)

Class Dates: 9/26/2022, 2/6/2023, 5/15/2023

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Furniture Flip!

Duration: 12 Clock Hours/6 Weeks

Fee: $150.00

This class will teach you the basics of how to take an old piece of furniture and make it into a work of art! Learn how to upcycle a tired piece of furniture into something new and modern or something classy to fit your taste. You will be shown techniques in prepping, repairing, stripping and decorating.  You can either bring in your own small piece of furniture to upcycle or the instructor will have a piece of furniture to purchase for $25.

Make sure you indicate your intent to purchase a piece of furniture when you sign up for this class if you need one.

#7100 | Meets 1 Day Per Week/6 Weeks
(6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.)

Class Dates: 9/27/2022,  2/7/2023,  5/16/2023

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Photoshop 101

Duration: 12 Clock Hours/6 Weeks

Fee: $150.00

By the time you finish this class you will learn how to manipulate images, save files, and understand the basic of photoshop.  You will be on your way to understand; sizing images, saving files and understand the different kind of files you save your project as, erasing, blending, effects, and so much more!

Supplies Needed:  Notebook & Pen

 

#7100 | Meets 1 Day Per Week/6 Weeks
(6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.)

Class Dates: 9/28/2022, 2/8/2023, 5/16/2023

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Watercolor 101

Duration: 12 Clock Hours/6 Weeks

Fee: $85.00

Introduction to watercolors will teach you how to use the difference brushes and techniques. How to blend colors to create skies, water and so much more to make your master piece!

Supplies needed:   Set of Watercolor Brushes, Watercolor Paints set and Watercolor sketchbook.

#7100 | Meets 1 Day Per Week/6 Weeks
(6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.)

Class Dates: 9/28/2022, 2/8/2023, 5/17/2023

Certificate of Completion

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Up Cycle Fashion

Duration: 9 Clock Hours/3 Weeks

Fee: $75.00

This interactive class is for the beginner sewer.  You will learn basics of fabrics, supplies, the sewing machine, and reading a patter.   This class is a foundation for future learning opportunities in the sewing world.

Supplies Needed:  Own Sewing Machine; must know how to use.   If not, check out Sewing 101.

#7030 – Up Cycle Fashion

Thursday

6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

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GALLERY

As you can see, students are active & hand on in their program. This is a showcase of Hands-On Learning turning into Real-World Experience.

Hands on Learning. Real World Experience.