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Domestic Skills Group

Workshops meet at the Visitor Center, Wednesdays except the 3rd Wed of the month.  9 a.m. to 11 a.m

A resource person  will teach a variety of domestic skills.

  • Quilting (Jan 14 & 28, Feb 25, Mar 11 & 25, April 8 & 22)    (view photo gallery)
  • Weaving
  • Rug-crocheting
  • Basketry
  • Woodworking
  • Corn shuck crafts

See events at bottom of page for the specific schedule of skills/crafts for this coming year. Please call 352-472-1142 for confirmation.

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Hooking a rug

 

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NeedlepointWednesday, April 05, 2017 09:15am - 11:00pm

Learn how to needlepoint. This beautiful art will be demonstrated.

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Journal CoversWednesday, April 26, 2017 09:15am - 11:00am

Learn how to make a beautiful journal cover in this demonstration. A journal is a written record of your thoughts, experiences, and observations. You can write in your journal daily, or only when you feel the urge.

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NeedlepointWednesday, May 03, 2017 09:15am - 11:00am

Learn how to needlepoint. This beautiful art will be demonstrated.

Bring a ProjectWednesday, May 31, 2017 09:00am - 11:00pm

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NeedlepointWednesday, June 07, 2017 09:15am - 11:00am

Learn how to needlepoint. This beautiful art will be demonstrated.

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Butter ChurningWednesday, June 21, 2017 09:15am - 11:00am

Butter churning was a common practice on farms in olden days. Absolutely nothing tastes better than freshly made butter.  See a demonstration of this old time domestic skill.

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