Common Threads: Session #5 Quilting Program, Selma
Friday, October 31, 2014 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM (CDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Session #3, Program
Agnes Poole, author and master quilt maker will present on "It's Documentation Time" in order to provide everyone with the tools they need to record family heirlooms. Archivist and Chair, Alabama Black Heritage Council,Ms. Frazine Taylor, will present on documenting family history. After lunch on your own and a Show and Tell session, so bring your quilts. Then we will travel to the Tin Man Studio on Broad Street, to see a private exhibition of quilts by Mary Lucas, enjoy storytelling with folk artist Charlie Lucas, and go on an expedition to find quilt scraps.
When & Where
Alabama Folklife Association
A nonprofit organization dedicated to documenting, preserving, and promoting Alabama's folk traditions through research, publications, events, CDs, films, workshops, and educational programming. The AFA is a partner program of the Alabama State Council on the Arts.