Crafts with a Past

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Crafts with a Past

August 20, 2012 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am

A set of colorful, clay.

Come take a break from modern life and experience the crafts of years past! Learn what life
was like for people of different eras with hands on projects that were common years ago.
Participants will get the chance to create a traditional craft to take home.

July 23rd – Tin Punching
Using this traditional technique create your very own candle holder
July 30th – Rope Basket
Making this common craft is easier and more fun than you think
August 20th – Victorian Salt Clay
Make beads, a bowl, or anything else you can imagine with this classic clay
August 27th – Make your own Quill, Ink, and Paper
Make your own classic quill pen, ink, and paper from scratch

Classes will be held from 9-11 am at the Carriage House and are recommended for
children ages 8 – 12 years. The cost of the class is $10 per person per class, or $35 for all
four. Classes are limited to 16 people per class. Pre-registration required; download form to register.


August 20, 2012
9:00 am - 11:00 am


BSHM Carriage House
124 Granite Street
Westerly, RI 02891 United States
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