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Smithsonian Knits: The War Years

Evening Studio Arts Workshop

Wednesday, June 1, 2022 - 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. ET
Code: 1V00FB
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Discover unexpected, exciting stories about the Boer War and World Wars I and II. Take a deep dive into the creation and accession of 6 knitted (or knitting-related) items from the Smithsonian collection—and untangle the iconic fashions and fascinating histories they represent. Whether you knit or not, this lecture is perfect for anyone who loves a “good yarn.”

This class will be recorded. Please see our FAQ for recording terms and conditions.

Other Information

  • The instructor is Ann Richards.
  • One 1.5-hour session
  • This studio arts program is a Zoom Meeting to allow for patron and instructor interaction.

Patron Information

  • All Studio Arts classes require a ticket for each participant so that the instructor can provide individual attention to every student listed on the roster.
  • If you register multiple individuals, you will be asked to supply individual names and email addresses so they can receive a Zoom link email. Please note that if there is a change in program schedule or a cancellation, we will notify you via email, and it will be your responsibility to notify other registrants in your group.
  • Unless otherwise noted, registration for streaming programs typically closes two hours prior to the start time on the date of the program.
  • Once registered, patrons should receive an automatic email confirmation from CustomerService@SmithsonianAssociates.org.
  • Separate Zoom link information will be emailed closer to the date of the program. If you do not receive your Zoom link information 24 hours prior to the start of the program, please email Customer Service for assistance.
  • View Common FAQs about our Streaming Programs on Zoom.
This online program is presented on Zoom.