Personal Enrichment

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Classes for Fun Schedule

Course Title Start Date End Date Start Time End Time Days Room Campus Cost
Acrylic Painting, Experienced 1/10/23 2/28/23 1 p.m. 3 p.m. Tu Current SVL $75 + supplies
Acrylic Painting, Experienced 3/14/23 5/9/23 1 p.m. 3 p.m. Tu Current SVL $75 + supplies
Acrylic Painting, Intro 1/10/23 2/28/23 9:30 a.m. 11:30 a.m. Tu Current SVL $75 + supplies
Acrylic Painting, Intro 3/14/23 5/9/23 9:30 a.m. 11:30 a.m. Tu Current SVL $75 + supplies
Basket Making: Tobacco Basket NEW! ** 4/1/23 4/1/23 9 a.m. 12 p.m. Sa WFD 108 SVL $60.00
Calligraphy 101 ** 3/16/23 3/16/23 9 a.m. 12:30 p.m. Th MCB (Tice) 211 MVL $60.00
Calligraphy 102 ** 3/23/23 3/23/23 9 a.m. 12:30 p.m. Th MCB (Tice) 211 MVL $60.00
Dance: Shag, Intro 1/23/23 2/13/23 6:30 p.m. 7:30 p.m. M WFD 205 SVL $30.00
Guitar, Beginning 1/9/23 5/8/23 1:00 p.m. 1:50 p.m. M W Music House SVL $250 + text
Houseplant Care 4/18/23 4/25/23 6:30 p.m. 8:30 p.m. Tu CEC 10 SVL $30.00
Macramé, Intro NEW! ** 2/21/23 3/7/23 6:30 p.m. 8:00 p.m. Tu CEC 10 SVL $60.00
Quilting, Beginning & Intermediate 1/25/23 3/15/23 6:30 p.m. 8:30 p.m. W WFD 219 SVL $100 + supplies
Serger Operation 1/23/23 2/13/23 6:30 p.m. 8:30 p.m. M WFD 219 SVL $50 + supplies
Sewing, Beginning & Intermediate 1/24/23 3/14/23 6:30 p.m. 8:30 p.m. Tu WFD 219 SVL $100 + supplies
Stained Glass, Advanced 1/17/23 3/7/23 6 p.m. 9 p.m. Tu Current SVL $75 + supplies
Stained Glass, Beginning 1/18/23 3/8/23 6 p.m. 9 p.m. W Current SVL $75 + supplies
Stained Glass: Fusing & Slumping 2/10/23 2/24/23 10 a.m. 1 p.m. F Current SVL $75 + supplies
Stained Glass, Advanced 3/21/23 5/9/23 6 p.m. 9 p.m. Tu Current SVL $75 + supplies
Stained Glass, Beginning 3/22/23 5/10/23 6 p.m. 9 p.m. W Current SVL $75 + supplies
Stained Glass: Fusing & Slumping 4/14/23 4/28/23 10 a.m. 1 p.m. F Current SVL $75 + supplies
Watercolor, Beginning & Intermediate 1/25/23 3/29/23 9 a.m. 12 p.m. W Current SVL $75 + supplies
Watercolor, Beginning & Intermediate 1/26/23 3/30/23 9 a.m. 12 p.m. Th Current SVL $75 + supplies
Watercolor, Beginning & Intermediate 4/19/23 6/21/23 9 a.m. 12 p.m. W Current SVL $75 + supplies
Watercolor, Beginning & Intermediate 4/20/23 6/22/23 9 a.m. 12 p.m. Th Current SVL $75 + supplies

 

 Drone Pilot Certification      4/3/23 - 4/6/23  8a.m. - 5 p.m.    M T W Th   Room: CEC 10    SVL    Cost:  $125
             
Call 704-978-5446 for information

Course Descriptions:

Acrylic Painting, Introduction     
This class is designed especially for beginning students.  Topics include color theory, canvas prep and abstract and traditional painting.  Students will complete an acrylic project of choice.  Supplies will be provided for the first class.  The supply list for future classes will be distributed and discussed during the first session.  

Acrylic Painting, Experienced 
This class is designed for students with some experience in acrylic painting.  It provides opportunities to further and enhance basic skills.

Basket Making: Tobacco Basket  NEW! 
Once a practical tote, tobacco baskets have become a popular and and versatile home décor item.  In this class, each student will complete a small traditional tobacco basket.  All basket supplies are provided.  Registration deadline is ten days prior to the class date.

Calligraphy 101      
Participants learn to write lower case letters of the alphabet using the Chancery Cursive style and use their skill to personalize a multipurpose box that measures 9”x7”x2.5”.  All supplies provided.  Registration deadline is ten days prior to the class date.

Calligraphy 102      
Students learn to write upper case letters of the alphabet using the Chancery Cursive style and use their skill on writing paper to create personalized stationery.  All supplies provided.  Completion of Calligraphy 101 or equivalent experience is required to enroll.  Registration deadline is ten days prior to the class date.

Dance:  Shag Introduction      
This class provides an introduction to Carolina Shag dancing.  Students will learn the basic step, male/female turns and more from a talented dancer and experienced teacher.

Guitar Introduction      
Interested in learning to play the guitar?  This class, taught by an accomplished guitarist, will introduce you to the instrument, music reading and playing simple tunes in a group setting.  Students must provide their own acoustic guitar.

Houseplant Care     
The instructor of this class is truly a plant master who will present in-depth information on growing houseplants.  Class content will cover different types of houseplants and the environment they need to thrive.  Information on proper tips and techniques for repotting, watering and fertilizing will be included. 

Macramé, Intro  NEW!
Students will learn basic knotting techniques to complete two decorative projects: a plant hanger and a wall hanging.  Project supplies are provided.  Registration deadline is ten days prior to the class date.

Quilting, Beginning and Intermediate   
This class is designed for beginners and individuals with quilting experience.  Beginning students will receive a supply list upon registration.  They will complete a sampler wall hanging while learning basic skills and techniques.  Experienced quilters will supply materials and complete their project of choice.

Serger Operation
Bring your serger to class and improve your skill using it! Overcasting edges with a serger does more than prevent fraying.  It improves the appearance of finished products!

Sewing, Beginning and Intermediate
This class is designed for beginners and individuals with sewing experience.  Beginning students will receive a supply list upon registration.  They will complete three small projects to experience different types of sewing:  garment construction, quilting and home décor.  Experienced sewers will supply materials and complete their project of choice.

Stained Glass, Advanced     
This class is designed for individuals with experience in stained glass.  Participants supply materials and complete projects of their choice with the instructor’s guidance.  Completion of Beginning Stained Glass or equivalent experience required.

Stained Glass, Beginning      
The content of this class includes proper glass cutting techniques, soldering and antiquing.  Materials for the first project provided; additional tools and materials to be supplied by students.  All levels of experience accepted as space allows.

Stained Glass, Fusing/Slumping    
Students learn glass fusing/slumping techniques, tile making, jewelry making, pattern bar making and more.  Knowledge of glass cutting is required.

 Watercolor Beginning & Intermediate 
This class is open to beginners and experienced students.  During this class, students learn to mix paints for desired color and shade, practice composition, perspective, mat cutting and attaching artwork to a mat.  Materials for the first session are provided to new students.

Project Yellowstone      June 13 -19, 2023       $1960 per person + cost of meals 
Project Yellowstone provides unique and hands-ons learning experiences in the ultimate outdoor classroom, Yellowstone National Park.  Participants will view wildlife, hike trails, explore plant life/physical formations and participate in research projects.

Click here for the 2023 Program Guide & Registration Information (Opens in New Window)     
Contact Parks Collins at pcolins@mitchelllcc.edu for more information

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More Information:
 (704) 978-5486
dpritchard@mitchellcc.edu