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Handcrafted–Indepth with Ink and Fiber
October 24, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm| Free - $10
Spend an hour in each zone. Bring a snack and take a break in between.
In the Ink Zone, make paper, ink and try out a dip pen. Try our letterpress and typewriters. Head home with your own handcrafted booklet, home-made ink and a dip pen for each student.
In the Fiber Zone, spin thread and use it in your own weaving. Sew a sachet on our treadle sewing machine and try out a sock knitting machine. Head home with a cardboard loom to weave your own bookmark.
This field trip is designed for students 8 years and older who are comfortable with scissors and possess some fine motor skills. However, children of all ages are welcome. The cost is $10 per student of any age; adults and non-students aged 4 and under, who are not participating the the hands-on activities, are free. Limited to 16 students, so register early!.
Policies – Please note that this field trip requires a minimum of 8 students to be registered 14 days prior to the event. Events with below minimum registration will be cancelled. The program can accommodate a maximum of 16 students. If you need to cancel, please note that no refunds will be made for cancellations less than 14 days before scheduled tour date but we will make every effort to reschedule you to a different date. Culture passes are not accepted for homeschool field trips at Heritage Square.
Questions? Contact Jennifer Hance, Director of Education by email or at 602-261-8948