Of Threads, On Place: A Selection of Historical and Contemporary Textiles from Buncombe County

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Fri, Nov 15
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
2019-11-15T10:00:00-05:00
2019-11-15T17:00:00-05:00
Refinery Creator Space
207 Coxe Ave, Asheville, NC 28801, USA
Free
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Asheville Area Arts Council
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Explore just how far back our fiber art roots go by viewing centuries old textiles alongside contemporary works. Partnering archives reveal the cultural impact cloth and making have played in our region, while local makers of today continue to investigate place, process, and storytelling through the manipulation of fibrous materials. Techniques include weaving, embroidery, appliqué, natural dyeing, pulled-work, bobbin lace, and quilting.