Hands on History: Etch Your Own 'Scrimshaw' Art
Saturday, July 6, 2019
1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Come visit King Manor’s special exhibit Treasures from the Attic: Who Tells Your Story? to see objects that tell stories about the people who made and used them. Then try your hand at “scrimshaw,” a popular etching artform among sailors that was both intricate and personal.
Recommended for ages 6 and older, adults are also welcome! Families and individuals only, no groups, please.