Aug 10 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 1800 House
If you have ever admired the precision of this beautiful work don’t miss this opportunity to work with Nantucket’s Miniature Basket Maker!   Learn to make the staves, weave and finish this mini beauty. Previous basket … Continue reading "Miniature Nantucket Basket with Nap Plank"
Aug 11 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 1800 House
Using historic imagery create a set of unique platters with ramekins that are prefect for entertaining.  This traditional method of surface decoration yields amazing results.  Your pieces will be kiln fired, making them food safe … Continue reading "Historic Transferware: Set of Platters with Ramekins with Mary Emery Lacoursiere"
Aug 11 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 1800 House
If you have ever admired the precision of this beautiful work don’t miss this opportunity to work with Nantucket’s Miniature Basket Maker!   Learn to make the staves, weave and finish this mini beauty. Previous basket … Continue reading "Miniature Nantucket Basket with Nap Plank"
Aug 12 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 1800 House
If you have ever admired the precision of this beautiful work don’t miss this opportunity to work with Nantucket’s Miniature Basket Maker!   Learn to make the staves, weave and finish this mini beauty. Previous basket … Continue reading "Miniature Nantucket Basket with Nap Plank"
Aug 17 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 1800 House
A single shelled Blue Rose completes the basket of flowers surrounded by a 3D crown of shells. Complete this Sailor’s Valentine pattern in a 3 day session with award winning shell artist Suzanne Marie Dietsch. … Continue reading "Blue Rose Sailors Valentine with Suzanne Marie Dietsch"
Aug 17 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 1800 House
Hand-weave a beautiful bracelet in a traditional basket-weaving style. No piece of jewelry better represents Nantucket than the Nantucket Basket Bracelet.  Students will hand-weave a bracelet in traditional Nantucket Lightship-style basket weaving with reed and … Continue reading "Nantucket Basket Bracelet- August with Martha Polachi"
Aug 18 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 1800 House
A single shelled Blue Rose completes the basket of flowers surrounded by a 3D crown of shells. Complete this Sailor’s Valentine pattern in a 3 day session with award winning shell artist Suzanne Marie Dietsch. … Continue reading "Blue Rose Sailors Valentine with Suzanne Marie Dietsch"
Aug 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Online
Led by Danica Connors, who has been reading tarot personally and professionally for over 30 years, this class is for anyone interested in Tarot cards. Danica will cover some of the basics in the first … Continue reading "Online: Tea & Tarot"
Aug 19 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 1800 House
A single shelled Blue Rose completes the basket of flowers surrounded by a 3D crown of shells. Complete this Sailor’s Valentine pattern in a 3 day session with award winning shell artist Suzanne Marie Dietsch. … Continue reading "Blue Rose Sailors Valentine with Suzanne Marie Dietsch"
Aug 20 @ 9:30 am – 2:30 pm 1800 House
Learn many of the basic techniques used in creating a Sailors Valentine.  This class is designed with a simple pattern with a  large single flower center in a 6” valentine box. It has been designed … Continue reading "Little Bit of Sunshine Sailors Valentine with Suzanne Marie Dietsch"
Aug 24 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 1800 House
Create your own Nantucket Floor cloth design using Lee Papale’s timeless iconic wildflower island design, a Nantucket map, compass rose or any other image that you wish.  Many stencil designs to choose from to create … Continue reading "Nantucket Floorcloth with Mary Emery Lacoursiere"
Aug 25 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 1800 House
Create your own Nantucket Floor cloth design using Lee Papale’s timeless iconic wildflower island design, a Nantucket map, compass rose or any other image that you wish.  Many stencil designs to choose from to create … Continue reading "Nantucket Floorcloth with Mary Emery Lacoursiere"
Aug 26 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 1800 House
Create your own Nantucket Floor cloth design using Lee Papale’s timeless iconic wildflower island design, a Nantucket map, compass rose or any other image that you wish.  Many stencil designs to choose from to create … Continue reading "Nantucket Floorcloth with Mary Emery Lacoursiere"
Aug 27 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 1800 House
Create your own Nantucket Floor cloth design using Lee Papale’s timeless iconic wildflower island design, a Nantucket map, compass rose or any other image that you wish.  Many stencil designs to choose from to create … Continue reading "Nantucket Floorcloth with Mary Emery Lacoursiere"
Sep 9 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 1800 House
The Emerald Ash bore is quickly stealing our great American Ash trees.  Here is your chance to make a true family heirloom—An original Eric Taylor design. Every basket is made with his own materials including hand-pounded … Continue reading "Cottage Tool Tote with Eric Taylor"
Sep 11 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 1800 House
Students will be carving and detailing a feather they will design. They will sketch and cutout from sheet of Basswood, sand, shape, then burn in the detail with burning pens. Then paint in their choice … Continue reading "Carved Wooden Feathers with Bill Sarni"
Sep 14 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 1800 House
We will be carving a drake Ruddy duck decoy similar to the ones used by hunters along the east coast. We will be using hand tools to carve using native white pine wood. We then … Continue reading "Carved Ruddy Duck Drake Decoy with Bill Sarni"
Sep 15 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 1800 House
We will be carving a drake Ruddy duck decoy similar to the ones used by hunters along the east coast. We will be using hand tools to carve using native white pine wood. We then … Continue reading "Carved Ruddy Duck Drake Decoy with Bill Sarni"
Sep 15 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 1800 House
Using traditional techniques, students will have the opportunity to learn the skills needed to create an eight-pointed, star pattern Sailors Valentine.   Additionally, contemporary three dimensional techniques will be utilized to add dimensional interest to the … Continue reading "Sailors Valentine with Elizabeth Braun with Elizabeth Braun"
Sep 16 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 1800 House
We will be carving a drake Ruddy duck decoy similar to the ones used by hunters along the east coast. We will be using hand tools to carve using native white pine wood. We then … Continue reading "Carved Ruddy Duck Drake Decoy with Bill Sarni"
Sep 16 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 1800 House
Using traditional techniques, students will have the opportunity to learn the skills needed to create an eight-pointed, star pattern Sailors Valentine.   Additionally, contemporary three dimensional techniques will be utilized to add dimensional interest to the … Continue reading "Sailors Valentine with Elizabeth Braun with Elizabeth Braun"
Sep 17 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 1800 House
We will be carving a drake Ruddy duck decoy similar to the ones used by hunters along the east coast. We will be using hand tools to carve using native white pine wood. We then … Continue reading "Carved Ruddy Duck Drake Decoy with Bill Sarni"
Sep 17 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 1800 House
Using traditional techniques, students will have the opportunity to learn the skills needed to create an eight-pointed, star pattern Sailors Valentine.   Additionally, contemporary three dimensional techniques will be utilized to add dimensional interest to the … Continue reading "Sailors Valentine with Elizabeth Braun with Elizabeth Braun"
Oct 5 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 1800 House
Reclaim your favorite chair. Participants will bring their own chairs and learn how to ready them for repair; select the proper size cane; and restore the original seat pattern.  If you need a chair to … Continue reading "Chair Caning Clinic with Liz Coffin"
Oct 6 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 1800 House
Reclaim your favorite chair. Participants will bring their own chairs and learn how to ready them for repair; select the proper size cane; and restore the original seat pattern.  If you need a chair to … Continue reading "Chair Caning Clinic with Liz Coffin"
Oct 7 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 1800 House
Reclaim your favorite chair. Participants will bring their own chairs and learn how to ready them for repair; select the proper size cane; and restore the original seat pattern.  If you need a chair to … Continue reading "Chair Caning Clinic with Liz Coffin"
Oct 8 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 1800 House
Reclaim your favorite chair. Participants will bring their own chairs and learn how to ready them for repair; select the proper size cane; and restore the original seat pattern.  If you need a chair to … Continue reading "Chair Caning Clinic with Liz Coffin"
Oct 17 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm The Old Mill
More information to come.