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Spring Mill State Park To Host Cornhusk Workshop Jan. 29
Updated January 6, 2015 7:41 AM
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(MITCHELL) - Learn the art of cornhusk doll making at a Jan. 29 workshop at Spring Mill State Park.

Participants will learn to make a small cornhusk doll, a larger, more intricate cornhusk doll, and a cornhusk rose.

The workshop runs from 10:30 a.m. until 3 p.m. in the Elm Room at Spring Mill Inn. All supplies are provided.

The workshop includes a buffet lunch at Spring Mill Inn's Millstone dining room.

A corn husk doll is an American Indian toy, made out of the dried leaves or "husk" of a corncob. Early European settlers in America adopted the craft. Corn husk doll making is now practiced in the United States as a link to early American culture.

Fifteen spots will be available. Advance registration is required by Jan. 24 by calling (812) 849-4081. The cost is $30 per person.

For more information, email

Spring Mill State Park ( is at 3333 State Road 60 East, Mitchell, 47446.

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