OKLAHOMA CITY — An upcoming workshop at the Oklahoma History Center will teach students how to crochet flowers. “Crochet a Little: Flowers for Valentine’s” is on Saturday, February 10, from 1-3 p.m. It is meant for beginners with a basic knowledge of crochet stitches. Tutorial videos will be sent out ahead of time to enrollees.
Tickets can be purchased online and are $30 for members of the Oklahoma Historical Society and $35 for nonmembers. Couples can buy two tickets for a special price of $50. The registration deadline is Saturday, February 3.
The instructor is Avril Martin. Martin said she sees this medium as a way to connect people. Martin also writes poetry, paints, and does film photography.
The Oklahoma History Center is located at 800 Nazih Zuhdi Dr. in Oklahoma City. It is open to the public Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Please call 405-522-0765 or visit www.okhistory.org/historycenter for admission costs and group rates.
The Oklahoma History Center is a division of the Oklahoma Historical Society and is an affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution, National Archives and is an accredited member of the American Alliance of Museums. The mission of the Oklahoma Historical Society is to collect, preserve and share the history and culture of the state of Oklahoma and its people. Founded in 1893 by members of the Territorial Press Association, the OHS maintains museums, historic sites and affiliates across the state. Through its research archives, exhibits, educational programs and publications the OHS chronicles the rich history of Oklahoma. For more information about the OHS, please visit www.okhistory.org.