Needle Arts Workshop

  • Needle Arts Workshops

These workshops are a creative, fun and educational way for you to learn the tradition of needle arts in a historic setting.

    • Slat Bonnet Workshops
      July 11-12, 2017

Slat bonnets were a popular style of sun bonnet worn throughout the 19th century, and owning one was considered a necessity. Following step-by-step directions, participants in this workshop will measure, cut, fold and stitch soft fabric to create their very own slat bonnet.

    • Cross Stitch Sampler Workshop
      July 25-26, 2017

Explore the history and purpose of samplers in America. Study the features of historic examples before designing your own, personalized sampler. After completing a small practice piece, you will begin your unique counted cross stitch sampler.

Time:9 am – 2 pm
Needle Arts Workshops for ages 14-Adult are $65 per person/2 day session.
Participants to day camps and workshops should bring a bag lunch each day.

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