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Landscape in History: Guided Plein Air Drawing with Theresa Peura NEW!
Open Seats 20
2018-7-1
11:00 am
-1:00 pm
Fermenting Vegetables and More, with Connie MacFarlane NEW!
Open Seats 19
2018-7-7
9:00 am
-12:00 pm
Basket Making, with Tracy Quirion
Open Seats 14
2018-7-7
10:00 am
-2:00 pm
Rug Braiding with Mary Ragno
Open Seats 4
2018-7-10
10:00 am
-2:00 pm
Gala Benefit Auction July 19
Open Seats 37
2018-7-19
6:00 pm
-9:30 am
Bread Making with Jennifer Edlund NEW!
Open Seats 8
2018-7-20
3:00 pm
-6:00 pm
Tile Mosaic with Gretchen Bittner  NEW!
Open Seats 10
2018-7-21
4:00 pm
-5:30 pm
Introduction to Blacksmithing with Courtney Mead & Lynn Lang
Open Seats 6
2018-7-28
9:30 am
-2018-7-29
4:00 pm
Botanical Winemaking with Connie MacFarlane NEW!
Open Seats 19
2018-8-4
9:00 am
-12:00 pm
Basket Making, with Tracy Quirion
Open Seats 15
2018-8-4
10:00 am
-2:00 pm
Introduction to Blacksmithing with Courtney Mead & Lynn Lang
Open Seats 6
2018-8-18
9:30 am
-2018-8-19
4:00 pm

Landscape in History: Guided Plein Air Drawing with Theresa Peura NEW!


Jul 1,2018 - Time: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Landscape in History: Guided Plein Air Drawing with Theresa Peura NEW! Sundays in July 1st-22nd, 11am-1pm Guided plein air drawing and a brief exploration of historical styles in the area.  $100 all materials provided, $80 if you bring your own (portable easel, drawing board, drawing paper, conte crayon, vine charcoal, pencil, watercolor set, eraser)

Location

Old Stone House Museum
109 Old Stone House Rd
Brownington, VT 05860-9557

Event Fees:

Plein Air, art supplies not included $ 80.00
Plein Air, art supplies provided $ 100.00

Fermenting Vegetables and More, with Connie MacFarlane NEW!


Jul 7,2018 - Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fermenting Vegetables and more with Connie MacFarlane NEW! July 7th, 9am-12pm This course will provide you with basic knowledge of vegetable fermentation.  From sauerkraut to spiced beets fermentation transforms the ordinary to probiotic rich deliciousness.  The participates will leave with basic instructions for fermentation, recipes, the basic equipment to start your own and a jar of Sauerkraut with a choice of added spices to take home and ferment yourself.  We will also taste test some of the recipes.  This is a great way to increase health and have a way to preserve summers bounty. $95.00 (Includes equipment and handouts)

Location

Old Stone House Museum
109 Old Stone House Rd
Brownington, VT 05860-9557

Event Fees:

Fermenting Vegetables and More, with Connie MacFarlane $ 95.00

Basket Making, with Tracy Quirion


Jul 7,2018 - Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Basket Making with Tracy Quirion July 7, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm Whether a beginner or experienced basket-maker, join us for Tracy's popular course.  Sign up for just one or both days, as each class will feature different basket styles. $60 includes all needed supplies.

Location

Old Stone House Museum
109 Old Stone House Road
Brownington, Vermont 05860

Event Fees:

Basket Making $ 60.00

Rug Braiding with Mary Ragno


Jul 10,2018 - Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Rug Braiding with Mary Ragno Tuesday, July 10th, 10am-2pm/Wednesday, July 11th, 10am-2pm/ Sunday, July 15th, 10am-2pm Students will create a small (2’x3’) oval braided rug, using washed, recycled wool fabrics that are stripped and ready-to-use.  Beginners and experienced braiders are welcome.  We will cover how to start a braided rug, choosing colors, weights of wool, proper lacing, and how to make your rug lay flat.  Students may choose wool strips from a large variety of colors – solids & plaids, available at our first class; or students may prefer to bring their own wool.   Limit 8 students.  $75 plus materials fee (payable at first class): Essential tools pack ($17) 5 yards of wool strips provided for FREE in many color choices.  

Location

Old Stone House Museum
109 Old Stone House Rd
Bwonington, VT 05860-9557

Event Fees:

Rug Braiding $ 75.00

Gala Benefit Auction July 19


Jul 19,2018 - Time: 6:00 pm - 9:30 am

Location

The Eastside Restaurant
47 Landing St
Newport, VT 05855

Event Fees:

Gala Ticket $ 35.00

Bread Making with Jennifer Edlund NEW!


Jul 20,2018 - Time: 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Bread Making with Jennifer Edlund NEW! Fridays from July 20th- August 3rd, 3-6pm Learn a simple yeast bread recipe and start making your own bread!  Class will cover recipe variations from honey oatmeal to whole wheat.  In addition to making bread, the follow up classes will cover dinner and cinnamon rolls.  Limit 8 students.  $81

Location

Old Stone House Museum
109 Old Stone House Rd
Brownington, VT 05860-9557

Event Fees:

Bread Making with Jennifer Edlund $ 80.00

Tile Mosaic with Gretchen Bittner  NEW!


Jul 21,2018 - Time: 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Tile Mosaic with Gretchen Bittner  NEW! Saturday, July 21st, 4-6:30 & Sunday, July 22nd, 4-5:30 Work hands-on in this tile mosaic class.  Learn design, layout, adhesion and grouting process.  You will work with a variety of colors, textures and tile.  Each student will leave with a completed masterpiece of their own!   $79

Location

Old Stone House Museum
109 Old Stone House Rd
Brownington, VT 05860-9557

Event Fees:

Tile Mosaic $ 79.00

Introduction to Blacksmithing with Courtney Mead & Lynn Lang


Jul 28,2018 - Jul 29,2018 Time: 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Introduction to Blacksmithing with Courtney Mead & Lynn Lang July 28 & 29, 9:30-4:00 each day Participants will learn the basic blacksmithing techniques of cutting, drawing out, upsetting, punching and drifting, and forge welding. Starting with mild steel stock, the student will learn to forge both useful and decorative items; some basic tool making (using high-carbon steel) will also be taught. By the end of the class, the student will know how to start and maintain a coal fire in the forge, and be familiar with the tools and techniques of the blacksmith shop. Safety equipment required: long pants (no holes, no synthetic fibers), safety glasses.  No experience necessary. $180 per 2-day session, materials included in price.

Location

Old Stone House Museum
109 Old Stone House Rd.
Brownington, VT 05860-9557

Event Fees:

Into to Blacksmithing $ 180.00

Botanical Winemaking with Connie MacFarlane NEW!


Aug 4,2018 - Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Botanical Winemaking with Connie MacFarlane NEW! August 4th, 9am-12pm This will be a crash course to get started making wine with local ingredients in small batches.  There will be a demonstration, recipes and basic knowledge about how to start wine from fruit or herbs.  The small batch is great for the dabbler who does not want to produce cases of wine and wants to use local materials.  The price will include a small batch kit, so you can get started.  Got too much basil?  Make basil wine!  It is great as an after-dinner drink and a cooking enhancement.  Yet another great way to preserve nature’s bounty.  $95.00

Location

Old Stone House Museum
109 Old Stone House Rd
Brownington, VT 05860-9557

Event Fees:

Winemaking $ 95.00

Basket Making, with Tracy Quirion


Aug 4,2018 - Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Basket Making with Tracy Quirion August 4th, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm Whether a beginner or experienced basket-maker, join us for Tracy's popular course.  Sign up for just one or both days, as each class will feature different basket styles. $60

Location

Old Stone House Museum
109 Old Stone House Road
Brownington, Vermont 05860

Event Fees:

Basket Making $ 60.00

Introduction to Blacksmithing with Courtney Mead & Lynn Lang


Aug 18,2018 - Aug 19,2018 Time: 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Introduction to Blacksmithing with Courtney Mead & Lynn Lang August 18th & 19th, 9:30-4:00 each day Participants will learn the basic blacksmithing techniques of cutting, drawing out, upsetting, punching and drifting, and forge welding. Starting with mild steel stock, the student will learn to forge both useful and decorative items; some basic tool making (using high-carbon steel) will also be taught. By the end of the class, the student will know how to start and maintain a coal fire in the forge, and be familiar with the tools and techniques of the blacksmith shop. Safety equipment required: long pants (no holes, no synthetic fibers), safety glasses.  No experience necessary. $180 per 2-day session, materials included in price.

Location

Old Stone House Museum
109 Old Stone House Rd
Brownington, VT 05

Event Fees:

Into to Blacksmithing $ 180.00