Event Details• Melrose, Massachusetts
December 1, 2018 - December 22, 2018
Melrose, Massachusetts welcomes back an inscribed quilt made in 1898. The red and white quilt includes more than 200 signatures, most of whom were Melrose residents. The quilt is the center of a fiber art exhibit “Stitched Connections.” Artists include Agusta Agustsson, Sue Colozzi, Janis Doucette, Valerie Maser-Flanagan, Madalene Axford Murphy and Alanna Nelson.
Reception: December 7, 2018 from 7 - 9pm
December 8, 2018: Ann Wasserman, the textile conservator who researched the quilt, is giving a talk about taking care of old quilts and how she conserved this piece. Admission is free, although RSVP requested.
Valerie Maser-Flanagan - Structure #1 (photo by Joe Ofria)Venue Info:
235 West Foster St.
Melrose, MA 02176