A Homespun Life: Diorama

Children’s Russian Weaving Workshop

Location: Mayflower Congregational Church (across Diamond Lake Road from TMORA)

Workshop Fee: $5 for TMORA members; $10 for non-members

Co-sponsored by Mayflower Congregational Church and the Textile Center of Minnesota, this event will feature demonstrations of various tabletop looms and techniques, an introduction to Russian textiles, followed by a workshop during which children will produce their own piece of weaving in the Russian style. Participants will receive one same-day free adult museum admission (a $7 value) and a chance to win a variety of door prizes, including several from TMORA’s Izba museum store. Event held in conjunction with the exhibition A Homespun Life: Textiles of Old Russia.

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