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ONLINE Virtual Scrimshaw Carving Workshop at The Whaling Museum & Education Center

ONLINE Virtual Scrimshaw Carving Workshop

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  • Oct. 02, 2020, 4pm (recorded lesson will be made available)
  • The Whaling Museum & Education Center
  • 301 Main Street, Cold Spring Harbor
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $10 for carving kit (2/$16) to be picked up at museum, virtual lesson is free

For both Adults & Kids. Join a museum educator for a how-to Zoom session to carve your own scrimshaw art. Recorded video will be posted. Explore scrimshaw, a true American folk art. See examples from the museums collection and discover how whalers carved teeth, bones and baleen into beautiful works of art. Sketch, carve, and ink a "fauxshaw" keepsake box.

About The Whaling Museum & Education Center

301 Main Street

Cold Spring Harbor, NY

631-367-3418

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