classes and talks are held at two historic sites in an
atmosphere of the period. Exchange ideas, ask questions and
enjoy yourself while being introduced to an Everyday Art of
the period. Each class will give you an overview of the
art, hands on instruction and example to take home.
There will also be scheduled talks on related subjects and
ongoing demonstrations....a lot to enjoy in the rural
setting of Switzerland County, Indiana.
VENOGE Visit one of
the few remaining examples of French colonial architecture
that once characterized the first settlement of Switzerland
County. Explore history in this French-Swiss cottage, ca.
THIEBAUD FARMSTEAD The two-story frame Greek
Revival house built by Justi and Mary Thiebaud for their
family of 10 children was built in the late 1850s. The house
is restored to reflect life up to 1865.