Bakersfield College

Handicrafts



COSMETICS: THE ART AND SCIENCE OF LOTION MAKING
Learn about your skin and how to slow the aging and wrinkling process in Bakersfield's desert climate. Be that home crafter with supple skin, who saves money and who gives the most wonderful, high quality gifts to lucky friends! Groups of students will make 'customized' lotions, creams, bars, scrubs, and more. This is a hands-on class and you will be going home with many full sized samples of your lotions and potions. Course fee includes handouts and supplies for the products you will make and take home. IMPORTANT: BRING AN APRON AND WEAR DURABLE, PROTECTIVE SHOES. SANDALS ARE NOT ALLOWED IN THE CHEMISTRY LABORATORY.

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COS02.1.F19
Bakersfield College Main Campus
Science & Engineering (SE) 12
Lowe 11/2 - 11/9 Sa 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM $40.00 View 8

CRAFT: BLOCK PRINTING

Learn the ancient technique of block printing in this beginners’ class. You will create your own designs based on geometric shapes before selecting your favorite design to carve on a block to use as a printing block. You will make a set of cards to take home. Class is limited to 15 students. Materials fee of $25, payable to instructor at first class.



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CRAFT13.F19
Beverly's Fabrics and Crafts
Craft Room
Velis 10/29 - 10/29 Tu 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM $10.00 View 12

CRAFT: CANDLE MAKING

Learn how to and make candles. This class includes basic candle safety, different types of waxes and their uses, and wick choices based on type of wax and applications (i.e., votives, containers, and pillars). You will make several types of candles and possibly some wax tarts. Materials fee of $40, payable to instructor at first class.

Important: Please wear durable, protective shoes. Sandals are not allowed in the chemistry laboratory. 



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CRAFT14.F19
Bakersfield College Main Campus
Science & Engineering (SE) 12
Langendoerfer 11/4 - 11/6 Mo We 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM $30.00 View 9

CRAFT: CREPE PAPER-POINSETTIA FLOWER(S)

Create a crepe paper flower that looks realistic and does not require a green thumb. Learn about different types of crepe paper and how to manipulate the paper into individual petals that form a realistic-looking flower. You will make 1-3 flowers and take them home at the end of class. Class is limited to 15 students. Materials fee of $15, payable to instructor at first class.



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CRAFT17.F19
Riverlakes Golf Course Clubhouse
Main Room
Velis 11/5 - 11/5 Tu 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM $15.00 View 6

QUILTING: ADVANCED BEGINNER QUILTING-LOG CABIN

This course is for students who are aware of basic sewing skills, can sew a straight seam, and are familiar with using a rotary cutter. In this class you will focus on accurate seams, straight cuts and accurate piecing. You will follow a pattern written by Elanor Burns. During the first class you will learn about color choices and choose your fabrics. You will work on your own project at your own pace. At the end of the course you will leave with a complete lap size quilt approximately 45 X 57 inches. Class is limited to 12 studentsCourse supplies (including sewing machines and quilting tools) are included for class use. At the first class, you will purchase fabrics for the top and bottom and batting (price will vary).



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CRAFT21.F19
Beverly's Fabrics and Crafts
Craft Room
Hutchison 11/2 - 11/16 Sa 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM $60.00 View 1

QUILTING: BEGINNING QUILTING-TWIST

In a fun social environment, learn basic sewing skills, machine operation, sewing terms, how to sew a straight seam, cutting techniques, proper use of a rotary cutter, how to read pattern instructions, how to follow the pattern instructions, simple troubleshooting on the sewing machine and machine needle information. In this class you will work on cutting squares the same size and sewing straight seams. The goal is to give you the training you need to work on your own projects at home. You will work on your own project at your own pace. At the end of the course you will leave with a complete lap size quilt approximately 45 X 57 inches.  

 Class is limited to 12 students.

Sewing machines and quilting tools for class use will be provided. Course supplies (including thread, fabric, batting, and backing) are available from the instructor for $30, at the first class.  



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CRAFT20.F19
Bakersfield College Main Campus
FACE 12
Hutchison 10/5 - 10/26 Sa 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $75.00 View 7


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