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Making Cornhusk Flowers

Jul 31, 2018 01:45PM

Bring some of the delicate beauty of summer blossoms to fall decorating by making flowers from the husks of dried corn from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., August 8, at Dudley Farm Historic State Park. Cornhusk lends itself to many variations when it comes to making flowers. It can make a sunflower, poppy, marigold or rose from cornhusk.

 

Simple household materials are all that is necessary to make flowers out of corn husks. At this child-friendly workshop, participants can use paint or dye to make colored flowers or use the natural color of the husk.

 

Dudley Farm Historic State Park, near Gainesville, is not only an authentic working farm and an enjoyable place to visit, there are opportunities for learning.

 

Admission is $5 per vehicle. Location: 18730 W. Newberry Rd., Newberry. For more information, visit FriendsOfDudleyFarm.org.