Creatively connect with objects in the museum, garden, and library collections, while you chat with other craft enthusiasts. Each session pairs objects or themes represented at Winterthur with crafty inspiration. Every project is designed to be fun!

Fabulous Framed Flora, June 11
Celebrate summer with chic collages featuring dried flowers encased in floating frames. Registration required. $20; $15 for Winterthur and DMNH members. Call 800.448.3883 to register.


Japanese Inks, July 9
Using Japanese suminagashi inks, create beautiful patterns that mimic marble or recall the 1960s. Perfect your technique and explore ideas for how to use your decorated paper. Registration required. $20; $15 for Winterthur and DMNH members. Call 800.448.3883 to register.


Beeswax Wraps, August 13
Make your own washable and reusable wax food wraps without making a mess in your kitchen. Registration required. $20; $15 for Winterthur and DMNH members. Call 800.448.3883 to register.

Celebrating Seashells: September 10     

Explore several artful uses for those miscellaneous shells you plucked from the shore this summer. (Or, use the shells we have on hand!). Registration required. $20; $15 for Winterthur and DMNH members. Call 800.448.3883 to register.

Pumpkinpalooza: October 8

Create a few sweet or spooky seasonal decorations without having to grapple with gross pumpkin goop. Registration required. $20; $15 for Winterthur and DMNH members. Call 800.448.3883 to register.

Autumn Leaf Pendants: November 12

At this time of year Winterthur glows in glorious shades of red, gold, and orange. Preserve the colors of fall in striking resin pendants that you’ll want to wear year round.  Registration required. $20; $15 for Winterthur and DMNH members. Call 800.448.3883 to register.

DIY Bottle Brush Trees: December 10        

Whimsical bottle brush trees dot the Yuletide landscape. Learn how to make your own from a wide variety of materials and get a head start on creating your own festive forest. Registration required. $20; $15 for Winterthur and DMNH members. Call 800.448.3883 to register.

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