CRYSTAL LAKE – Learn new skills and impress family and friends with creative projects with continuing education classes this spring at McHenry County College.
The following classes are available:
• Silk Painting: Students will paint two or three pieces of silk art in this workshop that will include scarves or wall hangings with dragonflies, birds, abstract color, Asian themes, Celtic knot work and more. The class takes place from 10 a.m. to noon Saturdays, April 13 through May 4 in Room D160. The cost is $99. Use course ID: NFA S64 004 when registering.
• 1-Yard Fabric Tote: Create a lined tote bag with one yard of cotton fabric and a sewing machine. The tote can be made in a variety of sizes and can be folded into a smaller size and tucked in a pocket or purse. A supply list will be mailed a week before class. The class takes place from 7 to 9:30 p.m. April 17 in Room A102. The cost is $19. Use course ID: NCF S86 004 when registering.
• Cupcake Temptations: A list of all supplies will be sent before class. Beginning cake-decorating skills will help, but it’s not a requirement. The class takes place from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. May 7 at the Huntley Park District REC Center. The cost is $25. Use course ID: NCU S71 005 when registering.
• Zentangle: A certified Zentangle teacher will show students this fascinating new art form that is fun and relaxing. All materials will be provided; additional supplies may be bought. The class takes place from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. April 30 at the Huntley Park District REC Center. The cost is $35. Use course ID: NFA S45 030 when registering.
To register, call the MCC Registration Office at 815-455-8588. For information, call Tracy Berry at 815-455-8758 or Dori Sullens at 815-455-8559.