CANCELLED - Master Gardeners Speaker Series - The Victorian Craft of Tussie Mussies with Donna Meister (Enon)Submitted by site_admin on Wed, 05/22/2013 - 1:40pm
This program has been cancelled.
Donna is very accomplished in floral arranging and had been a past winner at the Clark County Fair Flower Show. She joined the Master Gardeners in 2004 and maintains the Larva Garden for the butterflies. Today her program will focus on the Victorian craft of making Tussie Mussies which are small bouquets of live or dried flowers, typically given as a gift. Their history dates back to medieval times. During the reign of Queen Victoria they were a fashion statement.
This program has been cancled.
Barbara joined the Master Gardeners in 2002 and is active in the Early Ohio Settler's Committee. She has a passion for herbs and learning about all of the uses for herbs. She has developed several different characters that she portrays to entertain her audience. Barbara has worked with the Heritage Committee of the Master Gardeners to research what plants were growing when. In this role, she and the committee helped Pennsylvania House research what plants would have been on the property during the time period it was most active as a roadside inn. The Herita