Arts, DIY and Hobbies

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Want to sample Charleston’s arts and cultural scene? Eager to learn about the Lowcountry’s rich and diverse history?

Take classes in hands-on crafts, learn about special topics in our state's history, sample Charleston's cultural scene, explore the Lowcountry and visit area attractions.

 

Location Key: BC=Berkeley Campus; MP=Mount Pleasant Campus; OS=Offsite; PC=Palmer Campus; TC=Thornley Campus

Days of the Week Key: M=Monday; Tu=Tuesday; W=Wednesday; Th=Thursday; F=Friday; Sa=Saturday; Su=Sunday

Artisan Soap Making

Make-it take-it: Learn the art and craft of making all-natural artisan soaps. Discuss how to personalize with custom scents.

XART-502 12961 Feb. 7 F 1:30-4 p.m. $59 TC

 

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Glass Fusion Art for Beginners

Explore the artistic technique of using high heat to fuse together layers of beautiful colored glass. Create two pieces during class.

XART-523 12960 April 18 & 25 Sa 9-11:30 a.m. $139 TC


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3D Printing Introduction

Make a physical object from a digital three-dimensional model. Discuss home printers, printing processes, materials and the many consumer and commercial applications for this technology.

XART-535 12947 Feb. 1 Sa 9 a.m.-noon $79 TC

XART-535 12948 March 14 Sa 9 a.m.-noon $79 TC

XART-535 12949 June 6 Sa 9 a.m.-noon $79 TC

 

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Fishing Fundamentals

This class prepares you for freshwater or saltwater sport fishing by teaching you about equipment, bait, regulations, boating safety, fish identification and knot tying. Class includes hands-on practice at TTC’s Thornley Campus pond.

XFOR-501 12945 April 11 Sa 9 a.m.-1 p.m. $55 TC

 

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Sewing Fundamentals

Brand new to sewing? Need a refresher? Want to do simple repairs or alterations yourself? Learn the basics, including supplies, tools, notions, and hand stitching.

XART-531 12942 March 21 Sa 9 a.m.-noon $75 MP

XART-531 12941 April 11 Sa 9 a.m.-noon $75 TC

XART-531 12943 June 20 Sa 9 a.m.-noon $75 PC

 

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Welding Basics for Beginners – NEW!

MIG welding can help you with simple household/farm repairs and can also be used creatively to design steel art pieces. This introductory, hands-on welding course is for laypeople.

XWLD-508 13140 Feb. 8-22 Sa 7 a.m.-3:30 p.m. $549 BC

 

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Wilderness Survival Training

Lowcountry recreation enthusiasts of all ages learn how to work with nature in the event of an emergency. Explore concepts in bushcraft, firecraft, gear, practice direction finding, and wilderness first aid.

XFOR-501 12944 March 28 Sa 9 a.m.-1 p.m. $55 TC

 

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