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DIY Craft: Inspired by the Collection


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Celebrate National Craft Month at the Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg. Join us each week for a craft inspired by a piece in our collection. Supplies included. Limit of 12 participants.

Tuesday, March 7 - Canvas Painting
Mrs. Glines wears a flower brooch, the inspiration for this acrylic canvas painting class.

Tuesday, March 14 - English Paper Piecing
Give English Paper Piecing a try in this workshop inspired by the hexagons of this mid-nineteenth-century quilt, and put your stitches to a needle case.

Tuesday, March 21 - Scissor Cutting
Join us as we “cut” our way around the Art Museums during this scissor-cutting class and make a series of three-dimensional baubles to use as gifts and greetings.

Tuesday, March 28 - Build a Mechanical Toy
Inspired by the “German Toys in America” exhibit, build an automaton or mechanical toy.  

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