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    Bring your camera equipment to class

  • Biblical Hebrew

    The First Hebrew Primer: The Adult Beginner's Path to Biblical Hebrew
    Simon and Motzkin
    ISBN 978-0939144150

  • Calligraphy Marbling


    • Broiler pan (Your conventional oven or you can buy a disposable one)
    • Wide tooth comb or a hair pick (That you don’t want to use anymore)
    • Apron or an over shirt (That you don’t care if paint gets on it)
    • Oil based paints (optional)
    • Silver or gold spray paint (optional)
    • Embossing powder or glitter (optional)
    • Bring all sizes and types of paper of stationery to class

    We will have some optional supplies on hand, including surgical gloves if you do not like to get your hands in paint.

  • Guitar

    For all guitar classes, bring your guitar the first week of class and every class.



    We paddle rain or shine, so please come prepared with the following items: Note: Weather can change quickly, so bring everything on the list. Unnecessary items can be left in your vehicle.

    1. If the weather is cold, avoid wearing cotton. Synthetics (polypropylene, capilene) or wool are best to stay warm when wet. Bring a knit cap, knit synthetic/wool gloves, and socks
    2. Complete change of dry clothes and shoes (to be left in your vehicle)
    3. Heavy duty garbage bag to keep your clothes dry
    4. Sweater or heavy t-shirt
    5. Wide-brimmed hat
    6. Sunglasses with strap
    7. Snack foods
    8. Meal if trip goes over mealtime
    9. Synthetic swimsuit/shorts/pants that dry quickly
    10. Paddling gloves if tender hands (bike gloves work well)
    11. Large beach towel for seat padding
    12. Poncho or rain jacket and pants
    13. Sunscreen and lip protection
    14. Drinking water (1 quart minimum)
    15. Strap for prescription eyeglasses
    16. Ziplock bag for small/valuable items (wallet, keys, etc.)
    17. Shoes/sandals with heel strap that can get wet
    18. Small hand towel for back support
    19. Leave all jewelry, rings, non-water proof watches, and wallets at home or in a safe place in your car


    Kayaking 13226 

    Salmon River (Near Lincoln City) at10:15 am-3:30 pm on Saturday, July 28

    Location: Knight County Park, 2200 N. Three Rocks Road, Otis, OR 97368

    Directions from Salem area

    1. Take OR-18 West toward Lincoln City
    2. Take Right Ramp - US-101/Oregon Coast Highway
    3. Continue North approximately 1 mile
    4. Left turn onto Three Rocks Rd (after crossing the Salmon River and before climbing the hill)
    5. Continue for 2.2 miles on Three Rocks Rd
    6. Left turn into Knight Park (Lincoln County Boat Ramp)
    7. Park near the outhouse
    8. Meet the kayak trailer at the boat ramp


    Kayaking 13290 

    Tualatin Community Park at 1-4 pm on Saturday, July 21

    Location: Tualatin Community Park, Near 8550 SW Tualatin Rd, Tualatin, OR 97062

    Directions from Salem area

    1. I-5 North
    2. Exit # 289 (Sherwood/Tualatin)
    3. Left turn to go west toward Sherwood
    4. In 0.3 mile keep left to stay on SW Tualatin-Sherwood Rd and continue approx. 0.3 mile
    5. Right turn onto Boones Ferry Rd (Stoplight by McDonald’s Restaurant)
    6. Continue on Boones Ferry Rd
    7. The road name changes to Tualatin Rd. before crossing railroad tracks
    8. Continue straight into Tualatin Community Park (Under railroad trestle)
    9. Meet at the kayak trailer on other side of the trestle by the boat ramp


    Bring your digital camera and manual, if available.

  • Painting in Acrylics


    Find supplies at locations –

    • Chemeketa Community College Bookstore 
    • Michael’s Art and Craft (coupons online at
    • Craft Warehouse
    • Art Department (locally owned)
    • ( for coupon codes)         

    Liquitex brand paint will be used. Such expensive paints as Graham & Co. provide better coverage.

    (Avoid “opaque” yellow, as companies add white paint to it and any color you attempt to make from it will always become a pastel)

    Very basic paint list –              

    • Cadmium Yellow Medium                                        
    • Alizarin Crimson or Cadmium Red Medium                      
    • Ultramarine Blue or Phthalocyanine Blue             
    • Black                                                                
    • White                                                                

    Expanded paint list (add items below) –

    • Ultramarine Blue
    • Phthalocyanine Blue

    You will need –                

    1. Drawing paper for the first day will be provided.  After the first day, you may choose to practice your painting on canvas, canvas board, illustration board or purchase more paper.
    2. At least two different sized soft bristle craft brushes (one for detail and one for larger area painting) NOTE: There are excellent assorted sets of brushes with varied bristle shape and size at Michael’s/Walmart/Craft Warehouse for around $7. Avoid natural brushes. Look for brush heads that seem soft, uniform and facing the same direction.
    3. Palette knife (the one that looks like a pie serving knife is best)
    4. Paper plates for mixing colors
  • Tap Dance


    Tap shoes required. Your choice of style, but low-heel is preferred.

  • Watercolor Basics


    Paint list (Recommended brands M. Graham & Co., Windsor & Newton)

    • Cad Yellow Medium and/or Azo Yello (or Lemon if only available)
    • Alizarin Crimson (or Quinacridone Red) and/or Cad Red Medium
    • Ultramarine Blue and/or Phthalocyanine Blue
    • Optional: Paynes Grey and Sepia (or Burnt Sienna)

    Please also bring –

    • One piece loose watercolor paper to first class OR purchase a pre-stretched watercolor block #140 weight
    • Two or more bristled craft brushes in different sizes (one detail, one fill) 
    • One square shaped brush 1-2 inches wide used for wetting the surface
    • A surface to mix colors: 9 x 12-inch acrylic palette or acrylic/watercolor paint mix tray (white surface makes color mixing much easier)
    • Optional: Palette paper so you may dispose of the mix when done if preferable
    • Pencil or pen
  • Welding


    All Classes

    • Leather gloves
    • Leather shoes
    • Hood with # 10 lens (ARC, M.I.G, T. I.G)
    • Safety glasses
    • Extra plastic cover lenses
    • Ear Plugs (recommended, but not required)
    • Something to take notes on


    • Chipping Hammer
    • Wire brush
    • (2) 11R or 11sp vise grips
    • fillet weld gauges (advanced arc only as needed)


    • Tweco .035 and .045 contact tips (#14, 14H, or 14T only)
    • Wire brush
    • Wire cutters
    • (2) 11r or 11sp vise grips


    • Tip Cleaner
    • Pliers
    • Striker
    • Goggles/glasses/ face shield in #4 or 5 shade
    • Vise grips


    • 3/32 2% thoriated (radioactive), Ceriated, or Lanthanated (non-radioactive)
    • All Torch parts must fit a Weldcraft wp-20 Torch
    • tungsten
    • 3/32 pure tungsten
    • 3/32 collets
    • 3/32 collet bodies
    • Back cap
    • Gas cups
    • Pliers
    • 2 SS toothbrushes


    Call 503.399.5255, or email instructor Terry Calderwood.