Category Archives: Crafting

Get a Holiday Head Start with the Headley-Whitney!

This week, we’ve been preparing for our new workshop series, Holiday Head Start.  With fall in the air, it’s never too early to start preparing for the holidays, and we designed a workshop series to get participants ready for the … Continue reading

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Black Tie Gems

Last week, we kicked off an exciting new season of events at the Headley-Whitney beginning with a class in bead weaving, creating a “Black Tie Gem.” Bead weaving is an ancient technique found in many cultures, and uses weaving techniques … Continue reading

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Summer at the Headley-Whitney

Summer has certainly arrived in Kentucky, and the Museum is celebrating the best of the season! We kicked off our fifth-annual Headley-Whitney Wednesday Workshop series with a delicious and colorful workshop: painting with chocolate! Participants learned how to paint chocolate … Continue reading

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Wedding DIY

This past weekend we were so excited to have our very first ever Wedding DIY Workshop! We had ten different projects for our brides to do hands on plus other ideas for them to take home. From save the date … Continue reading

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Beaded Chain Bracelet Workshop

We kicked off the first of many jewelry workshops to come this past Saturday–even with the icy cold weather making an appearance.  I am always blown away with the creativity the participants bring to the table every time I teach … Continue reading

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Chinese New Year Celebration

It’s a brand new year. Even newer in China where they just celebrated their Chinese New Year from January 23-February 5. We just couldn’t resist doing a little celebrating ourselves.  Along with the Ten Thousand Springs Pavilion the Museum just opened “Art … Continue reading

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Busy Kids are Happy Kids!

Today is the big day!….for all those Fayette County students, (and teachers) that is.  It’s the last day of school before winter break (finally!).  We think many parents/sitters might looking for activities to keep children occupied during this break.  Well, … Continue reading

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