Emeritus College Fall, 2019 Ongoing Classes

Emeritus College Classes for FALL, 2019:

Emeritus College is a non-credit program of Santa Monica College designed for older adults. Classes are free. Students can purchase jewelry materials in class at discounted prices.
Students can join anytime throughout the semester.
You can register for Susan's classes right in class, or go to the Emeritus College office at 1227 2nd Street in Santa Monica (b/t Wilshire & Arizona) to register.

1) Beginning Jewelry-Making Class

Class Title: Art E80, Jewelry Making, Section 9729

Dates: Thursdays, August 29th through December 12th, 2019

Time: 2:00 - 4:15pm

Location: Santa Monica Arts & Recreation Center
(Camera Obscura Building, formerly SM Senior Center)
1450 Ocean Avenue (just north of Broadway),
Santa Monica, CA

Class Description: In this project-based class, you will learn a wide range of jewelry-making techniques ranging from various methods of attaching clasps to pearl knotting, chain maille, bead weaving and more. Bring to class a small towel and any jewelry tools or materials you already own. Do NOT buy any new tools or materials until after class discussion. All tools & materials will be available for purchase in class at discounted prices. 

Click here for more info about Susan's Emeritus College Jewelry-Making Classes.
(Note: After clicking on this link, scroll down to "ART E80, Jewelry Making".)

2) Advanced Jewelry-Making Class

Class Title: Art E80, Jewelry Making, Section 9728

Dates: Thursdays, August 29th through December 12th, 2019

Time: 11:30am - 1:45pm

Location: Santa Monica Arts & Recreation Center
Camera Obscura Building, formerly SM Senior Center)
1450 Ocean Avenue (just north of Broadway),
Santa Monica, CA

Class Description: In this project-based class, you will build on skills learned in the beginning jewelry-making class.
Pre-requisites are: mastery of wire-wrapping & looping, pearl knotting & basic chain maille. Bring to class a small towel and any jewelry tools or materials you already own. Do NOT buy any new tools or materials until after class discussion. All tools & materials will be available for purchase in class at discounted prices. 

 Click here for more info about the Emeritus College Jewelry-Making Classes.
(Note: After clicking on this link, scroll down to "ART E80, Jewelry Making".)

3) Fiber Arts Class: Knitting, Crochet, Weaving, etc.

Class Title: Hme Ec E71, Needlecraft II, Section 9782

Dates: Wednesdays, August 28th through December 11th, 2019

Time: 1:30 - 4:20pm

Location: Santa Monica Arts & Recreation Center
(Camera Obscura Building, formerly SM Senior Center)
1450 Ocean Avenue (just north of Broadway),
Santa Monica, CA

Class Description: In this casual, friendly class, you will have the opportunity to learn any fiber technique that interests you, including knitting, crochet, all types of weaving, needlework, basketry, macrame, etc. Bring your own project to class and Susan will help you complete it and solve any problems you may have. You can also learn from scratch any of the techniques listed above. Absolute beginners as well as advanced students are all welcome. Be prepared to make friends, share ideas and be inspired to try something totally new!

Click here for more info about the Emeritus College Fiber Arts (Needlecrafts) Class.
(Note: After clicking on this link, scroll down to "HME EC E71, Needlecrafts".)

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