The Mighty Power of the Worm: The Silkworm [S-16-41]

Presenter: Ina Brockriede, Mary Holland
Location: Potsdam Civic Center: Community Meeting Room
Classes: 1 Session 1.5 hours
Dates: Mon 10:00 AM 05/16
Status: CLOSED

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Come to this presentation to learn the history of silk. Learn also how a worm influenced inventions and world history. This presentation includes information on the modern silk industry.

Ina Brockriede will present the historical side. Ina has done much research on this subject.

Mary Holland will present the artist’s side. Mary is a fiber artist and designer specializing in hand dyed silk. She teaches classes and gives private lessons. She has been sewing most of her life.

LINK:

http://www.marygwyneth.com  - Mary Holland's website of fine wearable art and exquisitely crafted clothing.

Grand opening of Mary's "wearable art..." Friday, May 20, 2016, 10:00-2:00 and 4:00-7:00, at 10 Main St. Waddington. Exhibit through June 30th. The Gallery's regular summer hours are Friday, Saturday and Sunday 10:00-2:00. At :The Gallery" you will find lovely art and gifts for sale. Check out the website for Lake Saint Lawrence Arts:
http://www.lakestlawrencearts.com

 



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