Pop Up Studio: Scrimshaw

Pop Up Studio: Scrimshaw

Image:
Whale's tooth, scrimshaw, 1850-1890, Ivory, black ink. New-York Historical Society, Gift of Colonel Henry O. Havemeyer, 1981.33

Following his morning lecture, David Lazarus, artist and scrimshaw carver from Nantucket, will demonstrate scrimshaw techniques and help visitors create their own scrimshaw designs. 

This event is in conjunction with the exhibition The Coast & the Sea: Marine and Maritime Art in America.

Admission