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Textile Study Group

  • 17 May 2017
  • 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
  • The Center for Craft, Creativity and Design 67 Broadway Street Asheville, NC 28787

Anne Battram
Threads of Feeling

Wednesday, May 17, 2017   
5:30 pm
Center for Craft, Creativity and Design
67 Broadway Street
Asheville, NC

When John Styles was researching a new book about the clothing of everyday people in 18th century Britain, he came across a poignant but important story.  This talk will introduce us to his discovery of Britain’s, and perhaps the world’s, largest collection of everyday 18th century. textiles and the sacrifices which led to its creation.

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