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GrayMist is Hiring!

GrayMist Studio & Shop is hiring. Join a team of warm and pleasant customer service personnel. GrayMist is looking to hire a retail sales assistant with potential for growth. We strive to create a positive and enjoyable workplace with mission and meaning, that spills over to our friends and customers.

We are a small Independently owned retail boutique gift shop. We are a part of the Huron Village business community in West Cambridge. We sell gifts, Nantucket Baskets, Nantucket Basket materials and tools, and we offer crafts workshops and classes. We specialize in Nantucket Basket making classes, but we also offer classes in scrimshaw, caligraphy, felting, and beginner knitting.

GrayMist is looking to hire full and part time folks to help us in all aspects of our retail business, including social marketing and organizing events. We are looking for people who are cooperative, helpful, engaged in serving customers and supporting the entire team. Ideally they are genuine and real in their helpfulness, with good interpersonal skills. We are looking for people who are motivated, take initiative, have a curious nature, are interested to learn and self improve to become more useful and provide service. They should be organized, responsible, accountable, and able to use Apple computers and software.

Please email your resume and inquiries to kenny@graymist.com

Nantucket Bracelet Workshop

Date: Tuesday, June 13th

Time: 10:00 AM- 12:00 PM

Class fee: $125 (All materials are included)

*If you'd like to use other materials, you may do so with an additional free as long as we have the materials in stock.

*Seats are limited. Please register as soon as possible to ensure placement in the classes.

*The finished product may vary.

Register Online!

Nantucket Basket Pendant Workshop

Date: Tuesday, July 18th

Time: 10:00 AM-12:00PM

Class fee: $110 (All Materials are included)

Enrollment: 4 seats

Join our class to make a unique basket pendant to add to any necklace. Our skilled instructors will walk you through every step of the process so that you will go home with an iconic symbol of Nantucket.

*Seats are limited. Please register as soon as possible to ensure placement in the classes.

*The finished product may vary.

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Special Class: 10" Round Christmas Tree Basket

Date: Tuesday, November 14th & Tuesday, November 21st

Time: 9:30 AM-12:30PM

Class fee: $270 (All Materials are included)

Enrollment: 4 seats

Come join us for a special holiday class! We'll be making a 10" round basket with a lid that will double as a base for a Christmas Tree. The tree we will be making is the one on the far right of the photo.

There will be 2 sessions for this class, each lasting 3 hours. All materials are included.

*Seats are limited. Please register as soon as possible to ensure placement in the classes.

*The finished product may vary.

Register Online!

Special Class: 10" Round Christmas Tree Basket

Date: Tuesday, November 14th & Tuesday, November 21st

Time: 9:30 AM-12:30PM

Class fee: $270 (All Materials are included)

Enrollment: 4 seats

Come join us for a special holiday class! We'll be making a 10" round basket with a lid that will double as a base for a Christmas Tree. The tree we will be making is the one on the far right of the photo.

There will be 2 sessions for this class, each lasting 3 hours. All materials are included.

*Seats are limited. Please register as soon as possible to ensure placement in the classes.

*The finished product may vary.

Register Online!

Nantucket 5" Candy Basket Workshop

Date: Tuesday, May 9th, 2017 and Tuesday, May 16th, 2017

Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (This class require that you come to 2 sessions.)

Cost: $200.00 (All materials are included.)

Join us for a special workshop in which students will be able to go home with a completed 5" round candy basket. This type of basket is called a candy basket because of its distinctive wooden lid, which turns it into a perfect vessel for candy or small treats.

For this class, we will be using cherry wood for the base, rim, and lid.

This class is designed for all skill levels, from beginner to advanced.

*The finished product may vary.

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Kids Whale Felting Workshop

Date: Thursday, April 13th

Time: 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Class fee: $35 (All materials are included)

This is a great class for kids to learn the basics of needle felting. You can choose to make any whale you would like! Students will take home their needle and enough felt to make an additional whale.

All students must be accompanied by a parent or guardian and be at least 10 years old.

*Seats are limited. Please register as soon as possible to ensure placement in the classes.

*The finished product may vary.

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Tiny World Pincushion Workshop

Tiny World Pincushion Workshop

Date: Saturday, March 25th

Time: 10:00 AM- 4:00PM

Class fee: $85 (please bring your own teacup or bowl)

Enrollment: 8 seats

Join us and make your very own tiny world pincushion! Local artist Mimi Kirchner will teach you the skills to create a magical world of your own. These tiny worlds feel like they come right out of children's books and bring us to a fantastical world of their own.

All materials are included- just make sure to bring your own teacup or bowl and small sharp scissors!

*Seats are limited. Please register as soon as possible to ensure placement in the classes.

*The finished product may vary.

Nantucket Hinge Necklace Workshop

Date: Tuesday, March 14th

Time: 10:00 AM-12:00PM

Class fee: $95 (All Materials are included)

Enrollment: 4 seats

Join us and make a Nantucket inspired statement necklace. This is a great project for beginners as well as advanced students.

*Seats are limited. Please register as soon as possible to ensure placement in the classes.

*The finished product may vary.

Whale Ornament Workshop

Whale Ornament Workshop

Date: Saturday, March 11th

Time: 1:00 PM- 4:00PM

Class fee: $50 (Includes pattern and material for two whales)

Enrollment: 8 seats

Join us to make a felted whale ornament. Local artist Mimi Kirchner will guide you every step of the way! These whales make a great decorative item for your home and we love using them as gift toppers.

This is a great project for beginners as well as advanced students. You will have the opportunity to make 2 whales during class and will go home with a pattern to make more!

*Seats are limited. Please register as soon as possible to ensure placement in the classes.

*The finished product may vary.

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