Carnegie Hall Fall 2021 Classes and Workshops are underway and places are still available for classes including pottery, painting, music, basketry, songwriting, soap making, movement and in the fall semester, quilting and tissue paper making.
These learning opportunities are taught primarily in small groups at Carnegie Hall.
On Monday, September 27, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. and Tuesday, September 28, 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., artist-teacher Suzanne Williams will teach Making Silk Paper Session 2. Participants will learn how to make tissue paper at the using an on-going process called silk fusion in which paper is created from silk fibers. By arranging the silk fibers in successive rows and layers and adding small pieces of yarn and sparkle, students will create art paper. Students should bring an old tea towel that they no longer want. All other materials will be provided. Students must be 18 years of age or older and registration is $ 80 for members and $ 90 for non-members.
Learn How to Make a Quilted Table Runner will take place on Tuesday, September 28, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Participants will learn how to piece together, tie and quilt a table runner. Machine quilting and hand quilting will be taught. Colors will include light, medium and dark fabrics. Beginners welcome, no quilting experience required, but participants must be 18 years of age or older. Students should bring fabric scissors, pins, pin cushion, and a sewing gauge. All other material provided by the instructors, Kathy Talley and Betty Davis. The cost is $ 95 for members and $ 105 for non-members. Scholarships are available – all students pay $ 35.
For a complete list of courses and workshops and to register, visit carnegiehallwv.org/classes-and-workshops or pick up a brochure on courses and workshops at 611 Church Street, Lewisburg.