The Farms: Holiday Wreath Making

Experience Level: Beginner

Experience the joys of the season at a Holiday Wreath Making on Wednesday, Dec. 4 or Thursday, Dec. 5 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. in the  Mansion Carriage House. (Each date covers the same material.)

Maggie Taylor of Delight Flower Farm will share basic wreath building and design techniques to help students craft a unique, seasonal decoration. Students will use locally sourced supplies (fresh evergreens, berries, pine cones, tree nuts, ribbons, dried flowers, etc.) to make a beautiful holiday wreath to take home (about 20 inches in diameter).

A cash bar will be available.

$65/person. Register one week before each workshop. All sales are final.

Registration links:
Dec. 4
Dec. 5

Learn more about the space where your course will take place here. If you will need disability-related accommodations to participate, please email owarren@illinois.edu.

About the instructor

Maggie Taylor is a farm owner who has been growing flowers and leading workshops since 2011. Trained as an artist, she loves turning natural materials into objects of joy and empowering others to as well. Depending on the time of year she may be teaching about fresh flowers or winter evergreen wreaths. Maggie’s teaching style is accessible, informative, encouraging and often humorous! Other capable farm crew members assist in teaching large groups.

About The Farms

The Farms: An Allerton Folk School, offers classes, workshops, and gatherings focusing on art, health & wellness, history, nature & outdoor education, or science. All experiences value hands-on, experiential teaching and learning, and are facilitated by and for the members of the community.

See the complete Fall Session schedule here.

Date

Dec 04 2024

Time

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Local Time

  • Timezone: America/New_York
  • Date: Dec 04 2024
  • Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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