June 15, 2013
3:00 pmto4:30 pm

Celebrate the newly created twig tunnel in the children’s garden – and try it out! – during this iced tea and lemonade reception with Susan Perrine. 

Susan Perrine, Expert-in-Residence at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens from Tuesday-Saturday, June 11-15, is a contemporary fiber artist interested in exploring ancient techniques. During her Gardens residency as part of our celebration of “Trees, Timbers and Traditions,” Susan will create artistic works utilizing and weaving twigs. In addition to the offerings listed below, while at the Gardens Susan and our visitors will weave a twig tunnel in the traditional-arts area of the Children’s Garden.  To help Susan with this project, visit the Gardens between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. on Friday, June 14.  To watch her at work, simply come anytime during her residence, except during class times.

Where:    Children’s Garden (Traditional-Arts Area)
Price:       Free with admission

Susan Perrine’s Workshops:
June 12: Making Garden Tuteurs
June 13: Create Twig Jewelry
June 14: Make a Twig Tunnel
June 15: Making Rustic Garden Trellises