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May 2020

Gallery Open at the Bill Waller Craft Center

May 12 @ 10:00 am - May 16 @ 4:00 pm

The Gallery is open for all your gift giving needs!! Check the schedule for our hours.

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Snappy Sync Soiree

May 15 @ 8:00 pm - May 17 @ 10:00 pm
Bill Waller Craft Center, 950 Rice Road
Ridgeland, MS 39157 United States
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$15

UPDATE ON THE SNAPPY SYNC SOIREE:    We have pivoted to reflect our new normal, and the National Park Service is allowing us to host a series of small-group firefly viewing opportunities over three nights!!! Friday, Saturday and Sunday May 15-17  8 pm. to 10 p.m. Guests can purchase $2 tickets in advance for a specific time slot. Each time slot will be limited to 10 guests. ***************** The Snappy Sync Soiree is during the peak time of synchronous lightning…

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Silk Batik May 2020

May 30 @ 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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June 2020

Clay Hand Building (Evening Class)

June 1 @ 6:00 pm - June 22 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Monday, repeating until June 1, 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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Color on Metal (Intro to Enameling)

June 6 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Bill Waller Craft Center, 950 Rice Road
Ridgeland, MS 39157 United States
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$120

Glass enameling is the ancient art of melting fine powdered glass to metal.  The focus will be enameling on copper using an electric kiln.    Instruction will include several  techniques:  such as dry sifting, counter enameling, sgraffito, stencils, stamps, glass beads, wafers, threads, decals.  Tools and supplies will be provided.  Everyone will leave class with several pieces of work, including a pendant, earrings, small wall piece, bowl/dish.  Students are also welcome to bring their own small copper pieces suitable for kiln…

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Kids Clay Camp with Roz Roy

June 10 @ 10:00 am - June 11 @ 12:00 pm

Two day camp with Roz Roy, handbuilding unique characters. Registration fee is $125 Ages 5 and up Maximum of 6 in the class. http://weblink.donorperfect.com/kidsclayclassrozroy

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Blacksmith Class with Lyle Wynn

June 16 @ 9:00 am - June 18 @ 12:00 pm

  JUST SCHEDULED THIS GREAT CLASS FOR AGES 15 and up. Learn from the best!!! Lyle is back in town and ready to share his expertise.  Cost of the class is $150 for 3 days. Register on line - http://weblink.donorperfect.com/BlacksmithClassJune2020 If you have questions email sheri@mscrafts.org or call 601-856-7546

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Fly Tying – Father’s Day Weekend

June 20 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Bill Waller Craft Center, 950 Rice Road
Ridgeland, MS 39157 United States
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$50

What a great time to spend with Dad on Father's Day weekend. 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…

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Break Some Glass

June 24 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Bill Waller Craft Center, 950 Rice Road
Ridgeland, MS 39157 United States
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$120

Come and break some glass with us at the Bill Waller Craft Center! Stained glass artist Roger Smith will teach you how to make stained glass with all the supplies included. When? June 24, 2020 from 9_30 am to 3:30 pm Class fee is $120 (supplies included) Instructor: Roger Smith To register click here http://weblink.donorperfect.com/BreakSomeGlass

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Knitting Group Meeting (Open to Public)

June 28 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 2:00pm on day 28 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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