How a package looks is almost as important as what’s inside—when it comes to a gift package, that is! Learn how to make beautiful bows for many uses—holiday gifts, wreaths, fruit or gift baskets, mantles and ornaments. There really is an art to making a bow, and once you learn the tricks of the trade, making a beautiful bow for any occasion or to beautify anything can be easy and fun! After we cover some basic bows, we will get more creative, making ribbon roses, adding ornate “tails,” and making flowers out of twine! And your bow creations go home with you.
$20 Member, $25 Non-member
(Cost includes supplies, but feel free to bring any ribbon that you would like to use.)
To register, click here.
Thursday, March 27
Lords, Ladies, & Mummies: The Story of Highclere Castle, the Real Downton Abbey* Talk & Tea with Curt DiCamillo
Wednesday, April 02
- Wednesday, April 30
Friday, April 04
(Mar 07, '14)
Since Kris is off this week I decided I would double up on posts and change the format a little bit. Below are an assortment of cones (and one non conifer). Can you give all 7 common names (or scientific for bonus points)? Try to identify them all, and if you can’t; then […]
A Trip to New Orleans
(Oct 01, '13)
Have you ever marveled at the different ways men and women see historic sites? Here at Blithewold, Docents have to be prepared to answer very different questions from visitors. Marjorie Lyon, herself, was well aware of this disparity, and in … Continue reading