At Home with Fiber Art exhibit

June 29 – July 26th, 2012.

Art quilters Floris Flam and Betty Ford join other Resident Artists of the Fiber Art Studio @ VisArts at the Common Ground Gallery.  Includes felted, quilted, woven and knitted pieces.  Opening reception Thursday, July 12  7-9PM.

VisArts, 2nd floor
155 Gibbs Street
Rockville,  MD 20850
 

The Great Western Virginia Cover-up:  Historic Quilts and Bedcovers

through Spring of 2013
Mon-Sat, 10-4:30 PM year-round
Sun, 1 to 4:30 PM, summer

Over 50 of Southwest Virginia’s finest old quilts and coverlets take center stage in a new exhibition at Ferrum College’s . Drawing from the
collections of the Blue Ridge Institute & Museum as well as regional
museums, historical societies, and private collectors, the exhibit showcases regional bedcover-making traditions from the 1700s to 1950.  Most of the pieces have never before been exhibited.

Ferrum College
Blue Ridge Institute & Museum DuPont Gallery
540-365-4412
http://www.blueridgeinstitute.org

Admission free

(thanks to Gayla for forwarding this information)

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