Dewberry U is proud to introduce the NEW
Dewberry Crafts recently launched the NEW Skill Builder™ program at this year’s convention with Donna, held in Orlando.
Below is a brief overview of the program.
We appreciate your patience as we update our website with all the Skill Builder Program details.
· Joining Dewberry U will help you create a path for your education with OneStroke® Painting and provide a central source for all of your activities within the Dewberry Organization.
· Joining Dewberry U is NOTnecessary to become an OSCI, however it IS necessary if you want to become part of the Dewberry U Faculty, (See below “Dewberry U Faculty Member”)
· Join “Dewberry U” at www.dewberrycrafts.com or by calling our office at 352-394-7344.
· Dewberry U Membership fee $49.95 and includes your Dewberry U Notebook and Dewberry U Membership Pin.
What is a Skill Builder™?
· A Skill Builder™ is a NEW lesson format for Dewberry U.
· It is designed to make reasonable size classes for reasonable costs.
· Skill Builders™ are building blocks to achieve your desired painting skills and instructor goals.
· Each Skill builder is approximately 50-60 pages long and focuses on a particular set of skills/technique.
· Purchase Skill Builder™ from a Qualified Faculty Member* or through Dewberry Crafts at www.dewberrycrafts.com or call our office at
· Complete either as a “home study” course or in a class setting (class fee will be charged by Faculty Member).
· Skill Builder™ Cost: $25.00.
Your order consists of the SB booklet you ordered.
· Skill Builder™ Evaluation: $25.00
A certificate of completion will be presented to you for each
Skill Builder™ you successfully complete.
· Skill Builder™ Achievement Pins: Pins are available for $5.95 once
Skill Builder™ Level is completed, passed and signed off by a Faculty Member.
Dewberry U Faculty Member
· A Dewberry U Faculty member is qualified* to grade and evaluate
Skill Builders™ as well as guide students along an education path that best fits their needs.
· A Dewberry U Faculty Member may only grade and evaluate the Skill Builders™ they have successfully completed.
· Once you’ve become a Faculty Member, a Faculty Member packet will be mailed to you for your notebook.
*Qualifications to become a Dewberry U Faculty Member:
· Dewberry U Membership (See above)
· Level 1 or above One Stroke® Certified Instructor
· Complete and Pass Skill Builders™
Dewbery U “Skill Builders™” Currently Available:
¨ SB001 Basic Tool and Brush Study
¨ SB002 Simple Strokes 1
¨ SB003 Simple Strokes 2
¨ SB004 Simple Strokes 3
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