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February 2020

Fly Tying

February 22 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Bill Waller Craft Center, 950 Rice Road
Ridgeland, MS 39157 United States
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$50

Are you a fisher? Have you ever been interested in learning fly tying? Come join us in this class to learn some techniques and tie your own fly! This class will be led by Roger Pearson, who will demonstrate his techniques for tying various types of flies, including: Spiders Minnows Wooly buggers Bass bugs With hands on instruction and some practice, anyone can learn to make a few of their own. Supplies will be included. Class fee is $50 and…

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Beginning Spinning

February 22 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Bill Waller Craft Center, 950 Rice Road
Ridgeland, MS 39157 United States
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$155

Beginning Spinning on a Wheel Workshop Saturday, February 22, 2020, 9:30 am – 4:30 pm Come and learn to make yarn on a spinning wheel; equipment, fiber, and a monograph will be provided. The workshop will be taught by Marcy Petrini, Fellow member of the Craftsmen’s Guild of Mississippi and recipient of the Guild Lifetime Achievement Award 2016. Workshop cost is $155, non-refundable. The workshop is limited to 4 people and paid registration must be received by Monday, February 17,…

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Silk Batik with Candy Cain

February 22 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Bill Waller Craft Center, 950 Rice Road
Ridgeland, MS 39157 United States
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$100

Batik is a "resist" process for making designs on fabric. The artist uses wax to prevent dye from penetrating the cloth, leaving "blank" areas in the dyed fabric. By repeating the process for each desired color, you will create complex multicolored designs. Candy will guide you through the wax and dye process, helping you to make a beautiful dyed silk piece in this fun class that you can take home and use what you learned to create more! Instructor: Candy…

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Knitting Group Meeting (Open to Public)

February 23 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 2:00pm on day 23 of the month, repeating indefinitely

One event on October 25, 2020 at 2:00pm

One event on November 22, 2020 at 2:00pm

One event on December 27, 2020 at 2:00pm

One event on September 27, 2020 at 2:00pm

One event on August 23, 2020 at 2:00pm

One event on February 23, 2020 at 2:00pm

One event on March 22, 2020 at 2:00pm

One event on April 26, 2020 at 2:00pm

One event on May 24, 2020 at 2:00pm

One event on June 28, 2020 at 2:00pm

One event on July 26, 2020 at 2:00pm

Do you knit or enjoy the fiber arts? Every 4th Sunday of the month from 2-4 pm, a group of knitters join together to work on their projects, and to enjoy fellow fiber artists' company.  This event is open to the public, and you are encouraged to bring projects of your own to join in, or if you are new to the fiber world, to ask questions relating to your project. This is a great opportunity to learn a new…

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Continental Knitting

February 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bill Waller Craft Center, 950 Rice Road
Ridgeland, MS 39157 United States
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$30

Continental Knitting   Most Americans learn to knit English style (carrying working yarn in the right hand), but ribbing, colorwork, and knitting in general can be much easier when you carry your yarn in your left hand. Learn and practice how to comfortably hold your yarn and “pick” your stitches the right way to continental knit. You may never “throw” your yarn again! Student will provide their own materials which includes smooth, light colored worsted weight yarn and US Size…

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March 2020

Clay Hand Building (Evening Class)

March 2 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Monday, repeating until March 16, 2020

Bill Waller Craft Center, 950 Rice Road
Ridgeland, MS 39157 United States
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$150

Come join us as we play with clay! We will learn hand-building techniques to make simple forms from clay. Pieces will range from figurative structures, such as animals and people, to serving dishes and containers, where we will explore patterns and textures. We will also have a variety of glazes to accent the textures of whatever pieces we create. We will learn a lot, but the main goal is to have fun and try something new. Instructor:  Sam Clark Class…

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Clay Hand Building (Morning Class)

March 4 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Wednesday, repeating until March 18, 2020

Bill Waller Craft Center, 950 Rice Road
Ridgeland, MS 39157 United States
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$150

Come join us as we play with clay! We will learn hand-building techniques to make simple forms from clay. Pieces will range from figurative structures, such as animals and people, to serving dishes and containers, where we will explore patterns and textures. We will also have a variety of glazes to accent the textures of whatever pieces we create. We will learn a lot, but the main goal is to have fun and try something new. Instructor:  Sam Clark Class…

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Improvisational Quilting

March 4 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on March 4, 2020 at 10:00am

Bill Waller Craft Center, 950 Rice Road
Ridgeland, MS 39157 United States
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$75

You can make a crib sized heirloom quilt using outgrown or worn out baby or children's clothing. Students will learn basic machine sewing skills, piecing techniques, quilt assembly and finishing. Instructor: Carolyn Hudson Class is 2 sessions:  Wednesday, February 19 and March 4 from 10 am to 12 pm Fee: $75 Students need to bring: Sewing machine (we have some possible loaners) Outgrown or worn baby/toddler/children's clothing Neutral color thread Sewing essentials (scissors, straight pins, measuring tape, etc) Register for…

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Seconds Sale

March 7 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Bill Waller Craft Center, 950 Rice Road
Ridgeland, MS 39157 United States
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Come to the Bill Waller Crafts Center and purchase seconds from our Craftsmen. They have cleaned out their studios, shops, closets and garages of items that will be treasures to you at bargain prices. In addition, Craftsmen will be selling used tools and supplies to create their craft at bargain prices.  Please come check it out!  

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Build Your Own Coil Bottle (Pottery) – All Ages Class

March 9 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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One event on March 15, 2020 at 1:00pm

Bill Waller Craft Center, 950 Rice Road
Ridgeland, MS 39157 United States
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$100

Come join us on Monday, March 9 at the Bill Waller Craft Center and Build your own Coil Bottle with our Potter Eryn McCarthy! This class is for ages 10 and up including parents! Class will meet on Monday, March 9th and get together again on Sunday, March 15th to glaze your work. Instructor: Eryn McCarthy Fee: $120 (includes supplies) Click here to register http://weblink.donorperfect.com/BuildaCoilBottle

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