Date(s) - 07/09/2021
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Meet-Greet-View and Weave Member Event
Friday, July 9th, 5-7pm
Free for members/$15 for non-members
This Member Event will mark the opening of Handwoven Handbags, circa 1943-63, co-curated by Loomhouse Archives Intern, Frances Millar. From the Lou Tate Foundation collection of handwoven handbags, several of these have been published in or woven based on ideas presented in Lou Tate/Little Loomhouse publications, including Country Fair: Contemporary American Handwoven Textiles, 1945-1946, Cape Brenton Coverlet Patterns: Florence Mackley Collection, and The Kentucky Weaver periodicals from the 1950s. After viewing the collection, try your hand at weaving your own souvenir change bag to take home.
Handwoven Handbags, circa 1943-63, will be on display in Esta Cabin till summer 2022.