209 E Sheridan St
Thursday, August 22, 20191:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Tuition: $20 Materials: $15
Utilizing a variety of natural materials, such as sticks, metal, leather, and stones, students will create a one of a kind, free-form necklace. The students will determine the size and style of their finished projects. Recycled materials, such as broken earrings or necklaces can also be incorporated into the projects and students are encouraged to bring items they would like to utilize.
About the instructor, Kay Vandervort: Kay has a degree in secondary education and taught both in high school and technical college before moving to a career in not-for-profit management. She has facilitated trainings at both regional and statewide conferences on topics related to non-profit marketing, volunteer management, and volunteer recruitment and screening. She has taught several jewelry and polymer clay classes in the past at the Ely Folk School.
Kay retired to Ely three years ago after a career as a freelance writer followed by thirty years as a nonprofit executive director. She has taught several jewelry and polymer clay classes in the past at the Ely Folk School, sharing her beautiful creations, her skills, and her playfulness exploring color and creativity.