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Interested in taking a workshop?

Workshops are a short term learning experience enhanced Watercolor Workshopby knowledgeable instructors and small class size. The Workshop Program includes offerings in craft, art, gardening, photography, writing, finance and personal development within a creative learning environment. Those with busy schedules looking for evening and weekend learning opportunities will find workshops tailored to their needs.

Workshops are open to the public, OLLI membership is not required to register. Enrollment is limited. Come join the fun!  

To view a searchable database of past workshops, search by the word 'WORKSHOP' in course title, or CLICK HERE for the current term's offerings.

For additional information or to register by phone call 828.251.6140. Credit cards accepted. Refunds available until 14 days before the workshop; $10/person fee is non-refundable.

Register Anytime!  Click Here for Summer 2014 Workshop Registration Form

Summer 2014 Workshops

"Loosen Up!": A Fast and Fun Watercolor Workshop
Instructor: Jane Snyder
Saturday & Sunday
June 14 & 15
9 am - 4 pm each day
Fee: $140/member; $150/non-member

A Beginner's Guide to Brewing Beer at Home
Instructor: Bruce Jones
June 14 & 21
9 am - 3 pm on June 14
9 am - 12 pm on June 21
Fee: $65/person
Location: Instructor's home

Basic Photographic Image Management Workshop
Instructor: Tim Barnwell
June 21
9 am - 1 pm
Fee: $55/person

Slow Cloth: Shibori Scarves and Shirts
Instructor: Judi Jetson
June 28
9 am - 4 pm
Fee: $70/person

Wild Words Writing Workshop
Instructor: Victoria Rose
July 12
10 am - 3 pm
Fee: $55/person

Design and Sew a Stylish Purse
Instructor: Nancy Rosenberg
July 19
9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Fee: $70/person

Watercolor Resist Painting: Surprisingly Simple, Amazing Results
Instructor: Miriam M. Hughes
July 26
10 am - 4 pm
Fee: $65/person

Enhancing Your Bridge Skills:  Defensive Play
Instructor: Rory Novell
July 26
1 - 4:30 pm
Fee: $40/person

Luminous Landscapes
Instructor: Dawn E. Miller
Saturday & Sunday
August 9 & 10
9 am - 4:30 pm each day
Fee: $140/member; $150/non-member

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