The Rochester Museum and Science Center is holding ARTISTRY IN THREAD – A Celebration of the Fiber Arts this weekend.
Saturday, April 24: 10am–4pm • Sunday, April 25: 11am–4pm
RMSC Eisenhart Auditorium, 657 East Ave., Rochester, NY 14607
Displays, Sales, Demonstrations, Lectures
Admission: $4. Free for children 12 and under.
Added highlights include a raffle of a specially designed contemporary quilt, a silent auction, and sales of materials and finished goods by commercial vendors. Lectures on fiber arts topics will be presented at no additional cost:
Saturday, April 24
10:30 am — History of Quilt Patterns
12:30 pm — Overshot Coverlets
2:30 pm — Simple Surface Design Techniques
Sunday, April 25
11:30 am — Natural Dyeing
1:30 pm — Silk from Worm to Fabric
Light refreshments will be available.
I know a couple of local artists who will be there, so come and enjoy the arts while supporting local artists!