The Story of Afternoon Tea

Outline of presentation:
Social history of how ‘afternoon tea’ began and how it evolved from the Victorian era.
Afternoon tea rituals.
The rules of proper tea time etiquette including a live demonstration.
Audience question and answer as time permits. A draw for two free tickets to the Rockcliffe for an ultimate afternoon tea experience.

Speaker: Gayle Johnston

Owner of Lady Abigayle’s Signature Events, offering presentations on the history of tea, tea-time etiquette, Victorian era topics such as lace-making, clothing, history and language of the Victorian fan and Vintage hat.