Death and Mourning in the Victorian Era - "Hair Today, Hair Tomorrow"

By The Margaret R. Grundy Memorial Museum (other events)

Saturday, October 28 2023 1:00 PM 4:00 PM EDT

A workshop on the art of hair work with Karen Bachman, jeweler, hair artist and educator. Participants will learn how to create hair flowers, a popular art form during the Victorian era as both a memorial to family genealogy. Space is very limited for this workshop. All materials will be provided. Registration is required. The museum will be open for participants to walk through the Grundy Museum which will be staged in full mourning with exhibits never seen before.

Check out some of Karen Bachmann's work here:

Thank you to the following people and companies for their loans to make this event possible:

DreamEerie (

Wade Funeral Home (

Bird of Paradise Flowers (

Eden Daniels

Kate Kierstead

Evan Michaelson

The Margaret R. Grundy Memorial Museum

Mailing Address

610 Radcliffe Street Bristol PA 19007