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Creative Self Fall ’22

Carol Asiello

You can register online or by sending your completed registration form with a check for the classes you wish to take. 

Registrations close three days before the start of classes.

Registering Late? Call Emily at 570.563.2402

Please note that ALL supply costs are to be paid to the instructor on the night of the class.


#126 Eco-Printing a Silk Scarf

Emily Rancier will show you how to use a variety of leaves, flowers, onion skins, root shavings, & some rusted nails or metal to create a unique dyed & printed silk scarf of your own design! Students bring plant materials, rusted items, a ball of cotton string. Max 3 students.

Dates: Wednesday & Thursday, September 28 & 29

Time: 2 PM

Cost: $20 + $10 Supply Fee

Terms & Conditions

Registrations are closed for this event


Kristina Laurito will teach basic macramé skills to create a wall hanging that can easily be adapted for use as a plant hanger. Topics covered: estimating cord lengths, basic macramé knots, making tassels & embellishments. Beginner to Intermediate.  Max 10 students. 

Dates: 3 Tuesdays, October 4, 11, 18

Time: 6:30 pm

Cost: $30 + $10 Supply Fee

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#127 – Create a Macrame Wall Hanging or Plant Hanger

Registrations are closed for this event


#128 – Painting in Oil & Cold Wax

Kym Balthazar Fetsko, graduate of UArts, will lead a course that covers developing an oil & cold wax abstract painting from start to finish: how to set up the base, basic color theory & composition, applying layers & finishing a painting.  No experience necessary. Dates:4 Wednesdays, October 5, 12, 19, 26

Time: 6:30 PM

Cost:$60.00 + $30 supply cost

Terms & Conditions

Registrations are closed for this event


Set yourself on a road of discovery with Joe Statuto! Examples of different styles will be presented. You will be encouraged to explore various techniques to develop your style through drawing & painting. Students bring chosen media & supplies. Limit size 14x 17 or smaller.

Dates: 4 Thursdays, October 6, 13, 20, 27

Time: 6:30 PM

Cost: $30.00

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#129 – Drawing & Painting: Finding your Signature Style

Registrations are closed for this event


#130 Calligraphy: The Art of Beautiful Writing

Mary SadauckasCalligraphy Guild of NEPA, introduces you to the Italic Script with practical and fun examples.  No experience required. 

Dates: 2 Tuesdays, October 11, 18

Time: 10:30 AM

Cost: $30 + $5 Supply fee

Terms & Conditions

Registrations are closed for this event


Linda Mesavage will teach you this easy way to warp a loom, weave & remove your project all in one day! Bring your own loom.

Date: Saturday, October 29

Time: 10 AM – 4 PM

Cost: $60.00 + $10 supply fee

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#131 – Beginning Rigid Heddle Weaving

Registrations are closed for this event


#132 – Knit a Cabled Cowl

Kristina Laurito will teach students to knit textured stitches & traditional cables while creating a scarf that can be worn long or buttoned into a cowl.  Includes casting on/binding off, knit, purl, cable, & seed stitches; establishing a repeating pattern of textured stitches & finishing.  

Date: 3 Tuesdays, November 1, 8, 15

Time: 6:30 Pm

Cost: $30 + $15 supply fee

Terms & Conditions

Registrations are closed for this event


Emily Rancier will show you how to cover a playball with 3 thin layers of carded wool & decorate with pre-felts, yarns & fabrics. Surround with pantyhose & bounce! (in soapy water). Further felting & fulling produces a warm woolen hat that is uniquely you!  Students bring their own towels, plastic bag, spray bottle, dishpan, pantyhose. Max 5 students.

Dates: 3 Wednesdays, November 2, 9, 16

Time: 1 PM

Cost: $30 + $10 supply fee

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#133 – Felt Hat on a Ball

Registrations are closed for this event


#134 – Needlefelt a Little Dog

Join Susan Segall to sculpt a felted object out of wool roving by repeatedly stabbing with a barbed needle.  Come try out this technique.  No experience necessary.      

Dates: 3 Tuesdays, November 22, 29 December 6

Time: 6 PM

Cost: $30 + $10 supply fee

Terms & Conditions

Registrations are closed for this event


Michael Swanson teaches the process of arranging multiple pieces of glass into an artistic design in the form of a bowl, a brooch, or whatever you imagine!

Date: 2 Thursdays, November 3, 10

Time: 6 PM

Cost: $30 + $45 supply fee

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#135 – Fused Glass

Registrations are closed for this event