Creative Escape: Musings in Macramé

Creative Escape: Musings in Macramé

Designed for adults who want to awaken their inner artist, this Creative Escape program features a hands-on macramé workshop with fiber artist Laurie Baum. This program will show you some of the different knots utilized to make macramé wall hangings, and you can get started on your own masterpiece to take home. All art materials and some light snacks will be provided. BYOB is encouraged. 

The museum will open at 5:30, with the workshop beginning at 6:00 pm. 

Woman sitting in front of a large macrame work.

Teaching Artist Bio: 

Laurie Baum is a special education teacher and self-taught macramé artist based in Philadelphia. Over the past five years, she has honed her macramé craft and various knot techniques and shared her work through social media, custom orders, art shows, and hosting workshops. Along with allowing her to create stunning wall hangings and plant hangers, macramé also serves as a therapeutic outlet for her mental well-being.