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Stitch-at-Home Challenge Exhibition: Borders -  San Francisco School of Needlework & Design  •   San Francisco, California
May 4, 2019 - May 31, 2019

These needlework pieces explore the idea of ‘borders.’ Borders are both metaphorical and literal, fixed and fluid. Internal boundaries delineate our moods and protect us from threat; external borders serve to define lands, politics, cultures and linguistic variations. They can take the form of whitework edging on a handkerchief, change in thread color from one square of cross-stitch to the next, integrate meeting points, the corners of an embroidered vertical and horizontal border, or the blending of languages, customs, and cuisines in border towns. Hanging Thread is a rotating exhibition space at San Francisco School of Needlework & Design. Admission is free. Selected works will travel to the San Jose Museum of Quilt & Textiles from July 31 – October 13, 2019.

Sarah Pedlow - Floral Text


Venue Info:
San Francisco School of Needlework & Design
360 Post St., Suite 604
San Francisco, CA 94108
United States