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Basic Ancient Plaiting Techniques

Dates: October 25, 2021

Meets: M from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM

Location: 25 Sagamore Road Metals Studio

Student Fee: $107.00

Sorry, we are no longer accepting registrations for this course. Please contact our office to find out if it will be rescheduled, or if alternative classes are available.

In this intermediate level workshop, you will delve into the historic beginnings of wire plaiting (decorative wire twisting) used from the Celtic period on through the Viking Age. Learn basic typology and methods to create beautiful patterns with wire. You will also learn some basic fusing and forging techniques to help you take your creations to the next level.

Fee Breakdown:
Student Fee: $79.00
Studio Fee: $26.00
Materials Fee: $2.00


Cancellation Policies

Please read through these policies carefully on our website's policy page.  Written notice of cancellations via email (to is required within specified cancellation windows detailed on our website.

COVID Policies

All registrants are asked to review the Craft Center's COVID-19 Response page for guidance on the safety policies we are asking all students to abide by in our combined efforts to maintain a healthy work environment.  Mask wearing continues to be required of all visitors and students in all studios to keep everyone safe regardless of vaccination status.  Please review this information on here.

Craft Center COVID Policy Acknowledgement

Every registrant will be expected to complete an electronic form included in their registration receipt acknowledging that they understand and agree to comply with the policies outlined.  This form must be submitted no less than 48 hours prior to the start of the first class.  If you have submitted this form for a prior registration, you do not need to submit another one.

To access the form, click here or please refer to your emailed registration receipt.

Inclement Weather Policy

For information on the Craft Center's inclement weather cancellation policies, please visit our website's policy page. Students are encouraged to also check our homepage and our Facebook page for status updates and closure announcements.

Questions? Call us at 508.753.8183 X301





For safety reasons we ask everyone to comply with the dress code policy in the Metals Department: Closed-toe footwear (no high heels), pants/shorts must go below the knee, long hair must be pulled back from the face and secured. If your class is scheduled to occur in the evenings after 5PM or if you arrive on a weekend before 10AM, please enter the facilities through our rear, handicap-accessible Studio Entrance across from the Parking Lot. The front entrance and offices lock at 5PM. As you enter through the Studio Entrance, please take a right if you are looking for the Ceramics Studio. Please take a left if you are looking for the Metals Studio or the Multimedia Studio. Note on Construction: The Craft Center is undergoing some building improvements and instruction over the next few months. This process has an undetermined completion date, and we have been asked to caution students that regular traffic through the WCC building may be re-routed with alternative entrances and exists in the coming weeks. Electricians will be working on the hallway and lobby lights and ceiling. All students are currently advised to enter the building through the side/rear studio entrance as indicated in the attached map. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Elaine McKenna-Yeaw at Please pardon our appearance during this period, and we thank you for your patience and cooperation!
Fee: $107.00

Fee Breakdown

Course Fee (Basic)Student Fee$ 79.00
Mandatory FeeStudio Fee$ 26.00
Mandatory FeeMaterials Fee$ 2.00

25 Sagamore Road Metals Studio

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