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The Art of Bow Making: Special workshop at the Historic Adams House

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DEADWOOD, S.D. – Kathy Grimm of Bloomers Flowers & Gifts in Central City will present a workshop on the art of bow making at the Historic Adams House, 22 Van Buren St., from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Saturday, April 21, 2007.  Space is limited to eight participants, for reservations please call 605-578-3724.  The workshop is free to members of the AM&H, and $10.00 for non-members.

The workshop will teach participants how to make beautiful, intricate bows from their favorite ribbon.  Participants are asked to bring sharp scissors that can be used to cut ribbon and any special ribbon they may want to use.

Kathy Grimm has been in the bow making business for 22 years as part of her career as a floral designer.  She has worked under AIFD designer Benny Wallace. Additionally, she participated in classes and competitions with some of the top designers in the country while living in the Washington DC area. Kathy was a part of the team of designers from across the nation that worked on the inaugural ball decorations for President George H.W. Bush.

This workshop is sponsored by the Deadwood Historic Preservation Commission, Deadwood Gulch Resort & Gaming and Cadillac Jack’s Gaming Resort.


The Adams Museum, Historic Adams House and Homestake-Adams Research Center identify, preserve, collect, interpret and promote the history and culture of Deadwood and the surrounding Black Hills.