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You are invited to visit the last surviving 1700's structure of its kind in Virginia's Northern Neck!

The story of this tavern and its relationship to the development of Northumberland County and Virginia's Northern Neck reflects what happened in countless court house villages throughout Virginia and the nation.

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SUMMER

  • Beading - Make a Brooch, Friday, June 21, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
    Learn to a beading technique that allows you to turn a decorative piece of fabric into a stunning pin. Open to all levels of experience.
    - Instructor: Penny Mace; Class will be held in the "Transportation Museum Building", located behind the Tavern.
    - $35, plus $5 to $20 material fee (depending on your choice of beads), payable at class to instructor.

     
  • Beginning Weaving, Three-day workshop: Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday, August 26, 27 & 28, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
    Learn to weave on a hand loom.
    - Instructor: Tavern Spinners & Weavers Guild; Classes will be held in the "Transportation Museum Building", located behind the Tavern. Price includes all the tools, yarns, and information you will need to learn how to warp a loom, weave many different designs and plan to weave a future project on your own. 
    - $150 Tavern members / $175 non-members
     
  • Decorative Woodburning, Saturday, September 7, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
    Learn the decorative art of woodburning. You will learn how to burn a tree and a feather, and take home two completed piece suitable for framing. Open to all levels of experience.
    - Instructor: Penny Mace; Class will be held in the "Transportation Museum Building", located behind the Tavern.
    - $55, plus $5 material fee.
     

 

Click here to download our registration form.

 

 

 

MORE CLASSES COMING!


The Heritage Arts Classes are sponsored and supported by the Rices Hotel/Hughlett's Tavern Foundation, Inc.

Heritage Art Classes

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Contact Information

RH/HT Foundation, Inc.
PO Box 579
73 Monument Place
Heathsville, VA 22473

Phone: 804-580-3377

Located on Route 360 behind the old courthouse.


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