Mt. Cuba Center Programs Spring - Summer 2019 S2019-Programs-JOOMLA - Page 43

ART CLASSES Ikebana-Inspired Floral Arrangement With Denise Gilchrist Let your creativity unfold as you combine artistic expression with purposeful intent. Using native flowers, branches, and foliage, you will create arrangements inspired by the captivating art of Japanese floral design. Explore asymmetry, negative space, and movement while employing a gentle focus within an ambiance of serenity. Bring clippers, a box to transport your arrangement home, and a camera to capture the beauty of your creation. Friday, May 17 10 am – 12 pm $59 (Materials included) Eco-Printed Silk Scarves With Sara Setzer Create stunning silk scarves using leaves and other natural materials in this one-day workshop. Learn how to bundle and wrap your fabric and plant materials so that your prints come out clearly and with maximum color. Discover how color-shifting occurs in the dye bath, how mordants assist the dye process, and how different fabrics and techniques affect the resulting color. Students will complete two full-length silk scarves. Bring your lunch. (Materials included) Section A: Saturday, June 1 10 am – 2 pm $79 Section C: Saturday, September 14 10 am – 2 pm $79 Section B: Sunday, June 2 10 am – 2 pm $79 Section D: Sunday, September 15 10 am – 2 pm $79 43