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The Art of Mourning: Preservation of Hair Wreaths

June 28, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

$5
Join us online on Sunday, June 28th at 2pm for “The Art of Mourning: Preservation of Hair Wreaths” presented by our director, Kelly Lao.

Mourning practices vary across different cultures and time periods. While hairwork, the practice of crafting objects like wreaths and jewelry from human hair, has been around for centuries, it reached it’s peak popularity during the Victorian era. Join GAHC’s Executive Director, Kelly Lao, as she discusses the history and preservation of Victorian hair wreaths and jewelry.

This event will take place over zoom on Sunday, June 28th at 2pm.
Tickets are $5 and can be purchased on Eventbrite.com

Details

Date:
June 28, 2020
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cost:
$5

Organizer

German American Heritage Center
Phone:
563-322-8844
Email:
info@gahc.org