Tuesday, September 20, 2011

Flint Handmade SkillShare: A Series of Workshops to Reintroduce the Domestic Arts and Crafts of Our American Cultural Hertitage

Posted by Crystal Pepperdine, Founder and Executive Director of Flint Handmade

Thanks to a generous grant from the Ruth Mott Foundation, Flint Handmade will be offering a series of workshops on Saturday afternoons to reintroduce the domestic arts and crafts of our American cultural hertitage.

September 24: Spinning Yarn, Knitting & Crocheting
with Cathy Mashburn from Ewe to You Yarns

October 1: Quilting & Sewing
with Rute Serrels from Friends for Quilting

October 15: Gardening, Canning & Pickling
with Joanna Lehrman and Roxanne Adair from Flint River Farm

October 22: Stained Glass & Mosaics
with Jami Anderson from Woolly Thinking

October 29: Natural Beauty & Cleaning Products
with Holly Slawter from Fiddlebump's Apothecary

All workshops are from 10am-3pm at The Lunch Studio in Downtown Flint.

These workshops will provide an opportunity for participants to connect with each other and engage in a meaningful and productive creative experience.

Upon completion of a workshop, each participant will receive a Flint Handmade SkillShare Community Education Toolkit with supplies and materials to continue the dialogue and share their new skills with friends, family and colleagues.

Workshops are $10 each.  All supplies and lunch are provided.  Space is limited to 10 participants per workshop.

Registration is REQUIRED.  Email flinthandmade@hotmail.com to register.

1 comment:

  1. Natural Beauty & Cleaning Products was a huge success. This workshop was very informative and I learned a lot about the dangerous chemicals in products that you use on your skin and in cleaning solutions. Thank You Crystal for bringing Holly from Fiddlebump's to instruct the class.