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
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.
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.