HANDS-ON HOUSTON: PRESSED-FLOWER NECKLACES
Saturday, Aug. 5, 2017 – Saturday, Aug. 5, 2017
11:00 AM – 03:00 PM
This month, please join HCCC current resident artist, Rebecca Lynn Hewitt, to design and create a pressed-flower necklace. Walk through our Craft Garden to get inspiration for your design, then, arrange pressed plants and flowers with laser-cut wood pieces to assemble a nature-inspired necklace. Make sure to visit Rebecca’s studio to learn more about the jewelry-making process.
Before or after the activity, pop in to the Front Gallery to see (and sit in) Annie Evelyn’s “Oshibana” chair, made from handmade paper and silk flowers.
Note: Please allow 25 minutes to complete this activity. The activity will take place indoors and is on a first-come, first-served basis, while supplies last.
HANDS-ON HOUSTON is a free drop-in event held the first Saturday of every month. Each month, a teaching artist demonstrates a craft related to the current exhibitions. Families and children of all ages are welcome to come any time between 11 AM and 3 PM and participate in a 15 – 20 minute activity. Materials are provided. This program supports HCCC’s mission to advance education about the process, product, and history of craft. Learn more here.
HOURS & ADMISSION
Wednesday - Saturday, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday, Noon - 5:00 pm
(Closed Sundays, July 4th through Labor Day)
- Free Hours: Always free!
Directions & Parking
- Free Parking
- Street Parking
- Accessible parking lot is located directly behind the building off Travis and Rosedale.
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