Sunday, November 4, 2018
Workshop | November 4 | 10 a.m.-3 p.m. | UC Botanical Garden
Judith Thomas, weaver and Waldorf handwork teacher will instruct students how to source materials and craft a pine needle basket. Learn how to work with pine needles to create a small coiled basket, using a needle and waxed linen to bind the bundles of needles together. A perfect activity for the fall. Pack a lunch to enjoy in the beautiful Garden setting during the break! All levels welcome.
$85 / $75 Garden Members
Presentation | November 4 | 4-6:30 p.m. | UC Botanical Garden
Come learn about the global history of guitars and the many woods used to make them. Well be joined by local luthier John F. Mello, a classical guitar maker, with a performance by classical guitarist Peter Zisa. This will be followed by a lecture-demonstration of the Mexican folk tradition of San Jarocho featuring the jarana, guitarra de son, and a rustic violin from Los Tuxtlas, Veracruz.
$40 / $35 UCBG Member / $20 student