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Classes in Fletcher

Blue Ridge Community College is offering classes at the Fletcher Town Hall and at the Fletcher YMCA.

 


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Callligraphy

Spanish

Wire Wrapping Bracelet

 Wire Wrapping Pendants

 

Round Hand Calligraphy
Learn the classic ‘Round Hand’ or ‘Foundation Hand’ style of calligraphy along with correct approaches to spacing and layout. Once learned the Round Hand can be used alone or easily adapted into many other styles, hence the term foundation. This class is a great introduction to calligraphy and should be taken prior to the advanced course where other styles are studied. In this class, you will produce a finished piece such as a poem or favorite quotation including color, if desired. A supply list will be provided upon registration.

June 5 – July 10, 2017
Tuesdays, 1 to 3 p.m.
Fletcher YMCA
Registration Fee $65.00
Course # CSP-8665-800

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Beginning Spanish III
Continue to develop listening, speaking, reading and writing skills. The main points to be covered include: irregular present tense verbs, cardinal and ordinal numbers, shortened forms of adjectives, possessive adjectives, demonstrative adjectives, and vocabulary related to times, dates, holidays, family, friends and occupations. Prerequisite: Beginning Spanish II or equivalent proficiency. Text: Spanish Now! Level 1: with MP3 CD, 8th Ed.

June 5 – July 31, 2017
Mondays, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Fletcher YMCA
Registration Fee $70.00
Course # FLI-8762-801

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Illuminated Manuscript Lettering
Learn the six dominant periods of illuminated lettering from the 6th Century to the 16th Century and choose your favorite style to use throughout the class. Illuminated lettering can be used as an art form on many surfaces such as t-shirts, mugs, greeting cards wall art and other gift items. Make your favorite quotes or verses come to life with illuminated letters using a step by step approach using color and 23kt gold leaf. This class requires no previous art training and is open to all levels. A supply list will be provided upon registration.

May 18 – June 22, 2017
Thursdays, 1 to 3:30 p.m.
Fletcher YMCA
Registration Fee $68.00
Course # CSP-8664-800

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Wire Wrapping Bracelet
Learn to make your own professional looking jewelry. Experience the art of wire-wrapping through the construction of a copper bangle bracelet with clasp. No experience is necessary, but good eyesight or a close work magnifier or glasses is necessary. The cost of materials is included in the registration fee.

 June 6 – June 13, 2017
Tuesdays, 2 to 5 p.m.
Fletcher Town Hall
Registration Fee $66.30
Course # CSP-8552-800

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Wire Wrapping Pendants
Learn to make your own professional silver wire and gemstone pendant. Experience the art of wire-wrapping through the construction of a beautiful gemstone pendant. No experience is necessary, but good eyesight or a close work magnifier or glasses is necessary. Approximate cost of supplies $25.

August 1 – August 8, 2017
Tuesdays, 2 to 5 p.m.
Fletcher Town Hall
Registration Fee $51.30
Course # CSP-8599-800

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Contact Us

Olga Gonzalez
oa_gonzalez@blueridge.edu

(828) 694-1742