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The Waterford Craft School seeks to teach and preserve traditional methods used in craft and building arts. Enabling students to learn make by hand skills by offering classes to the public taught by experts in each field.

The school is part of the educational mission of the Waterford Foundation and works with the Waterford Fair in providing opportunities for artisans to demonstrate and teach and students to experience and learn.

Classes vary each session and include topics such as quilting, weaving, furniture-making, and basket weaving.

Classes in building arts are available. which focus on traditional construction methods for building restoration.

Course material is designed for students ages 18 and up. Classes are held in the Waterford National Historic Landmark in or around Waterford Foundation buildings.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”5/12″][vc_single_image image=”3867″ img_size=”medium” add_caption=”yes” alignment=”right” css_animation=”slideInRight”][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section i_icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-pencil-square-o” add_icon=”true” title=”Become an Instructor” tab_id=”php_tab”][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”5/12″][vc_single_image image=”3868″ img_size=”medium” add_caption=”yes” alignment=”center” css_animation=”slideInUp”][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”7/12″][vc_custom_heading text=”Share what you know” font_container=”tag:h5|text_align:left” el_class=”bold”][vc_column_text]Interested in teaching at the Waterford Craft School in 2018?[/vc_column_text][ventcamp_button title=”Learn More” align=”left” link=”url:http%3A%2F%2Fcraftschool.waterfordfoundation.org%2Fbecome-an-instructor%2F|||”][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section i_icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-video-camera” add_icon=”true” title=”Video” tab_id=”1523371732643-6c9c93f3-f23d”][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″][vc_custom_heading text=”Waterford Craft School in the News” font_container=”tag:h5|text_align:left” el_class=”bold”][vc_column_text][/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″][vc_custom_heading text=”Turkish Marbling Class” font_container=”tag:h5|text_align:left” el_class=”bold”][vc_column_text][/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_column_text]

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what students say

[/vc_column_text][vncp_testimonials_box columns=”2″][vncp_testimonial name=”Into to Lime Mortar Class” photo=”3806″ company=”Students”]This course was exactly what I hope it would be. I learned A LOT.

Allen was outstanding – clear, knowledgeable, understandable, interesting. [/vncp_testimonial][vncp_testimonial name=”Repair & Restoration of Windows” photo=”3808″ company=”Students”]Wonderful course content. Gave us all hope that we will be able to repair our windows.

It was exactly what I hoped to learn – and I am now not at all dissuaded to tackle my own windows.[/vncp_testimonial][vncp_testimonial name=”A Gathering/Shaker Basket Weaving” photo=”3807″ company=”Karen Wychock”]Karen was friendly, helpful, skilled basket maker. I liked the small class with personal attention.

Great lunch both days. Facility was clean and open. A lot of room.[/vncp_testimonial][/vncp_testimonials_box][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row vsc_id=”schedule”][vc_column][vc_icon type=”lineicons” icon_lineicons=”icon icon-office-21″ size=”lg” align=”center”][vc_custom_heading text=”Schedule” font_container=”tag:h3|text_align:center”][vc_column_text]

Four separate sessions in April, May, June and July of 2018. All classes are two-day classes unless otherwise noted.
Most classes are held at the Old School but a few are held outside or around the village as required for the class.

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Get an Early Bird discount when you register for your class at least 60 days in advance. (Applies only to two-day classes).
Waterford Foundation members receive a discount any time! (Applies only to two-day classes).
Class sizes are limited so register early to ensure your spot.

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Meet our talented instructors

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Hurry up and get the Early Bird prices while they are available

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