Adults

Arts & Crafts

Please pre-register or enroll as soon as possible. Many classes have limited enrollment or deadlines which determine availability.

Create your own work of art!

All Media Art


Wednesdays, September 10 – November 19
9:30 – 11:30 a.m.(10 weeks, No class October 15)
Location: Springfield JCC

Receive individual instruction on still lifes and landscapes and work at your own speed while receiving individual instruction. Preferred mediums include oils, pastels and acrylics and water-based materials. Supplies not included.

Instructor: Barbara Cohen is an award-winning lifelong professional artist.

Cost: $75 JCC members, $90 general public

(Fee will be pro-rated for late sign-ups)

Fall Knitting Classes

The Joy of Knitting


Session I
Tuesdays, September 16 – October 28
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon (7 weeks)

Session II
Tuesdays, November 4– December 16
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon (7 weeks)
Location: Springfield JCC

Learn basic knitting skills or choose a project and receive support along the way. Beginning and experienced knitters are welcome. Come to the first class with either a selected project and yarn or with ideas to discuss with the instructor. Class size limited to 10.

Instructor: Mollie Plotkin, experienced knitter & designer

Cost: $70 JCC members, $87.50 general public

(Fee will be pro-rated for late sign-ups)

Create a family heirloom

Create a Portrait of Your Own Home


Mondays, October 20 – November 17
7:00 – 8:30 p.m. (5 weeks)
Location: Springfield JCC

Feel the accomplishment of creating your own work of art. Using either watercolors or pen and ink, with no art background, you will leave this class with a portrait of your home that can become a family heirloom. Each participant must come to the first class with an 8 x 10 photograph of their home which will be used as the basis of their portrait.

A supply list will be provided upon registration, although minimal supplies are needed.

Instructor: Barbara Cohen is an award-winning lifelong professional artist.

Cost: $60 JCC members, $75 general public

Art class for all levels!

Watercolor Painting and Other Water Based Mediums


Thursdays, October 23 – December 18
9:30 – 11:30 a.m. (8 weeks)
Location: Springfield JCC

Receive individual instruction in a supportive atmosphere and experiment with various techniques while developing skills and a personal style. Participants can use different forms of water media including watercolor crayons or pencils, watercolor paints, acrylics and water based oils. Geared to any level of ability.

Cost: $60 JCC members, $72 general public (Fee will be pro-rated for late sign-ups)

Instructor: Sally Ann Johnson has taught art students of all ages for many years.

Make your very own “Chan Luu” inspired Beaded Wrap Bracelet

Learn to Make a Beaded Leather Wrap Bracelet


Wednesday, December 3
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Location: Simply Beadiful, 1916 ½ Wilbraham Road, Springfield
(across from Fresh Acres)

Learn how to make your very own “Chan Luu” inspired Beaded Wrap Bracelet in one night with the help of a seasoned professional. Participants will work in a creative space fostering the unique activity of beading, will have their choice of three different colors, and will take home their finished bracelet at the end of the evening! All materials will be provided.

Bring a clip board and magnifying glasses, if needed. Limited to 16.

Instructor: Dawn Davis has been the owner of Simply Beadiful for 6 years. She has a background in interior design and has a great sense of color and a knack for jewelry making.

Cost: $65 JCC members, $75 general public


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Adults

Arts & Crafts

Please pre-register or enroll as soon as possible. Many classes have limited enrollment or deadlines which determine availability.

Create your own work of art!

All Media Art


Wednesdays, September 10 – November 19
9:30 – 11:30 a.m.(10 weeks, No class October 15)
Location: Springfield JCC

Receive individual instruction on still lifes and landscapes and work at your own speed while receiving individual instruction. Preferred mediums include oils, pastels and acrylics and water-based materials. Supplies not included.

Instructor: Barbara Cohen is an award-winning lifelong professional artist.

Cost: $75 JCC members, $90 general public

(Fee will be pro-rated for late sign-ups)

Fall Knitting Classes

The Joy of Knitting


Session I
Tuesdays, September 16 – October 28
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon (7 weeks)

Session II
Tuesdays, November 4– December 16
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon (7 weeks)
Location: Springfield JCC

Learn basic knitting skills or choose a project and receive support along the way. Beginning and experienced knitters are welcome. Come to the first class with either a selected project and yarn or with ideas to discuss with the instructor. Class size limited to 10.

Instructor: Mollie Plotkin, experienced knitter & designer

Cost: $70 JCC members, $87.50 general public

(Fee will be pro-rated for late sign-ups)

Create a family heirloom

Create a Portrait of Your Own Home


Mondays, October 20 – November 17
7:00 – 8:30 p.m. (5 weeks)
Location: Springfield JCC

Feel the accomplishment of creating your own work of art. Using either watercolors or pen and ink, with no art background, you will leave this class with a portrait of your home that can become a family heirloom. Each participant must come to the first class with an 8 x 10 photograph of their home which will be used as the basis of their portrait.

A supply list will be provided upon registration, although minimal supplies are needed.

Instructor: Barbara Cohen is an award-winning lifelong professional artist.

Cost: $60 JCC members, $75 general public

Art class for all levels!

Watercolor Painting and Other Water Based Mediums


Thursdays, October 23 – December 18
9:30 – 11:30 a.m. (8 weeks)
Location: Springfield JCC

Receive individual instruction in a supportive atmosphere and experiment with various techniques while developing skills and a personal style. Participants can use different forms of water media including watercolor crayons or pencils, watercolor paints, acrylics and water based oils. Geared to any level of ability.

Cost: $60 JCC members, $72 general public (Fee will be pro-rated for late sign-ups)

Instructor: Sally Ann Johnson has taught art students of all ages for many years.

Make your very own “Chan Luu” inspired Beaded Wrap Bracelet

Learn to Make a Beaded Leather Wrap Bracelet


Wednesday, December 3
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Location: Simply Beadiful, 1916 ½ Wilbraham Road, Springfield
(across from Fresh Acres)

Learn how to make your very own “Chan Luu” inspired Beaded Wrap Bracelet in one night with the help of a seasoned professional. Participants will work in a creative space fostering the unique activity of beading, will have their choice of three different colors, and will take home their finished bracelet at the end of the evening! All materials will be provided.

Bring a clip board and magnifying glasses, if needed. Limited to 16.

Instructor: Dawn Davis has been the owner of Simply Beadiful for 6 years. She has a background in interior design and has a great sense of color and a knack for jewelry making.

Cost: $65 JCC members, $75 general public