Care and Storage of Heirloom Textiles Workshop

Apr 23 2016 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Starr Family Home State Historic Site

407 W. Travis Street
Marshall  Texas  75670

Join avid collector, Jan Pettiet of Yesterday's Lady, as she teaches you to care for your heirloom textiles. The workshop will include safe cleaning techniques and storage suggestions for everything from petticoats to quilts to linen napkins and beyond. Feel free to bring a particularly dirty or delicate item for a free cleaning consultation. The item will not be cleaned at the workshop but you will be instructed as to the best cleaning technique and products to use at home. A tour of Maplecroft is included. $5 per person. Reservation Required.