If These Quilts Could Talk

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Queen of the Atlantic Ocean, by Myra Nevius of the Friendly Quilters

IF THESE QUILTS COULD TALK

A juried exhibit featuring the Sankofa Stitchers and the Friendly Quilters

January 17 – April 19, 2020

Opening Reception:
Sunday, January 19  ♦  1:30 pm

 

Sankofa Stitchers

Friendly Quilters

Rose Mary Briggs Dorothy Allen
Ora Brown Vivian Barrett
Mada Coles-Galloway Linda Bodley
Paulette File Gloria Brown
Juandamarie Gikandi Janet Byard
Gail Mitchell Adrienne Daniels
Tarsha Taylor Vickie Meisel
 Jane Wyche Rose Miller
  Myra Nevius
  Linda Salley
  Cassandra Stancil Gunkel
  Christina Thomas
  Christine Webb
  Constance White

Workshops and Lectures (all start at 1:30 pm)

  • Sunday, Feb. 2: Underground Railroad Quilts lecture by Cassandra Stancil Gunkel
  • Saturday, Feb. 8: Improvisational Quilting workshop led by Rose Miller (workshop will accommodate up to 15 participants; rain/snow date Feb. 9)
  • Sunday, Feb. 16: Quilt Arts and Culture lecture by Gail Mitchell
  • Saturday, March 7: Adinkra Stamping workshop by Cassandra Stancil Gunkel
  • Saturday, March 29: Improvisational Quilting workshop led by Mada Coles-Galloway and Juandamaire Gikandi (workshop will accommodate up to 15 participants; rain/snow date March 30)
  • Sunday, April 19: Closing reception with Quilters Talk and Community Quilt unveiling