STITCHING TOGETHER: CELEBRATING AFRICAN AMERICAN QUILTING
Gee’s Bends Quilters Collective Workshop
December 7-9, 2018 | 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Ashé Power House, 1731 Baronne St., NOLA
Uptown Needle & Craftworks, Beecher Memorial UCC Quilt Group; Elizabeth Townsend, professor Tulane University Law School and Ashé Cultural Arts Center are bringing women of the Gee's Bend Quiltmakers Collective to New Orleans for a three-day quilting workshop. In conjunction with the workshop, quilts created by the ladies of the Beecher Memorial Congregational UCC Quilt Group will be on display. This is a great opportunity to enhance your knowledge of African American quilt-making. The exhibition will include 28 quilts created by New Orleans quilters. Some are for sale.
The $300 registration fee covers three full 8-hour days, which covers an 8-hour workshop and lunch. To register, visit: http://bit.ly/GeesBendNOLA.