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Victorian Era Mourning Hair Jewelry Workshop

September 7, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Victorian Hairwork Workshop

Saturday, September 7th, 10 am – 12 noon 

Learn about the fascinating art of hair work and make your own “hairloom.” Use human hair, horsehair, or embroidery thread and a replica weaving table to create Victorian jewelry by hand. Kathy will teach you how to make a woven bracelet or necklace.
Participants should bring 200 strands of hair at least 12″ long for a bracelet or 24″ long for a necklace, or 1-2 skeins of embroidery thread.  Bring more thread for a multi-colored bracelet. We will have weaving tables available for each participant to use and available for purchase. $25 per person, advanced reservations requested, space is limited. Call 434-847-1465 The event is at the Cemetery Center, in the Edith Lee Reading Room, located on the lower level of the Cemetery Center,  Old City Cemetery,
401 Taylor Street, Lynchburg, VA 




September 7, 2019
10:00 am - 12:00 pm


Old City Cemetery


Cemetery Center, Edith Lee Reading Room
401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
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