Club classes are being announced for 2019. Classes run for 6 one week sessions on the 2nd and 4th Mondays in January, February, and March.
The class offerings are: Jim Butlin - Santa Claus head Alison Currie - Smoothie Chicadee Mel Connell - Beginner (coasters and ornaments) and Advanced Chip Carving (large illusion circle and bread boards) Harry Patrick - Red-throated Loon, NE Native American style or distressed paint Robin Salisbury - Large Rubber Ducky (special category for 2019 show) Don Morrow - Comfort Bird (3 sessions only)
Kudos to the willing and able instructors. We thank them for so generously sharing their time, knowledge, and skills.
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BIRD CARVING-RED BREASTED MERGANSER We will be carving and painting an approximate 1/2 size Red-Breasted Merganser, a common, fish eating, diving bird found throughout much of North America. It is frequently found in Lake Ontario in the winter months. It is a slender bird with a shaggy crest and a long slender reddish bill. This class is geared toward the beginner and intermediate carvers.
$20 includes blank, glass eyes, feet and paint to complete the project, payable to instructor at first class. Students should supply their own carving knives and brushes. Some knives and other supplies will be available for purchase from the instructor.
Tuesday, 8 Sessions Fee: $81; GC: $76 Jan. 22, 29, Feb. 5, 12, 26, Mar. 5, 12, 19 7:00-9:00 p.m. Irondequoit HS, Room 1144, enter north entrance #3, turn right first hallway Instructor: Robin Salsbury