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E2110 – Pressed Plant Pictures

with Suzanne Carlisle

Free Register

Have a seat in Suzanne’s beautiful backyard and learn how to press and preserve plants and then create your personal works of art with them.  For this workshop, please bring a jam jar full of plants to press.  If possible, please bring some basic craft supplies:  paper, cardboard, pencil, scissors, white glue, paper towels, newspaper, etc.  There will be some supplies at Suzanne’s house but look in your cupboards, please!  If you have plants that are already pressed you may bring those also.

                       (Rain Date:  Friday, August 6th   10:00 to 11:30 AM)

Instructor: Suzanne Carlisle is an artist and amateur botanist who deeply enjoys showing others the beauty of plants.  She has 50 years of gardening experience and academic classes in botany, horticulture, soils and local flora. She has taught botany and art classes for Sunrise Senior College for several years.

Class Information:  This class will be held outside.  Meet at Suzanne’s house at 11 School Street in Machias.  Bring a sun hat, face mask, sunscreen and water. Bring supplies as mentioned above.  Limited to 8 people.


This class is Free to SSC members whose Membership is current (2021-2022 year).  If you are a current member of another Maine Senior College (other than SSC), there is a fee of $5.00 to cover online registration administrative fees.  If you are not a current member of either SSC or MSCN, there is a fee of $10.00 to cover online registration administrative fees.

Suzanne's Home in Machias

11 School St
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July 30th, 2021
Fri from 10:00 - 11:30 am