Knowing how to sew can be a useful skill in everyday life. Applique (fabric art) can be a fun and relaxing hobby. This is why community classes are being offered in both topics.
Beginning Sewing is a class that will teach reading a pattern to putting on a zipper. Participants will learn the basics of sewing. Those attending will also be taught the proper tools to use. The class will be Tuesday, Feb. 18, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at Rhinelander High School Room 113. The fee is $12 per person. The registration deadline is Feb. 11.
Applique (fabric art) can bring out creativity. Knowing basic Applique techniques, ideas can be limitless. Participants will learn how to use creativity to make one-of-a-kind gifts including beautiful pictures, snazzy T-shirts and more. The class is set for Tuesday, March 4, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Rhinelander High School Room 113. The fee is $9 per person. The registration deadline is Feb. 25.
The instructor for both classes is Kathy Larsen. Both classes are open to anyone ages 12 to adult. Space is limited. To register, visit www.rhinelander.k12.wi.us/community/communityedclasses.cfm, print off, complete, and mail in the registration form to the address listed on the form.
For more information, call Mike Cheslock at 715-365-9745.