Focus Weekend- Color to Dye for

Repeats every day until Sun Sep 19 2021 .
Sep 18 2021 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

Washington, TX

23100 Barrington Ln.
Washington  Texas  77880

Sept. 18th & 19th, 10a – 4p:   

Though in the 1850s brightly colored and beautifully patterned cloth was readily imported from the mills of England, time in the Texas sun would take its toll. Discover how the Jones family and those enslaved at Barrington could easily refresh their faded clothing using dyes made with natural items from near and far. Demonstrations ongoing throughout the day. Contact Barb King at barbara.king@thc.texas.gov or 936-878-2214 x248 for more information.