Oct 302013

Thursday, November 14, 6 pm, Civic Center LibraryInPraiseoftheNeedlewoman

Please join us as Gail Carolyn Sirna presents “In Praise of the Needlewoman: Embroiderers, Knitters, Lacemakers and Weavers in Art,” which will consist of a slide presentation of paintings of women (and a few men) who are sewing, knitting, making lace or embroidering as well as a small exhibit of images of stitchers.

Ms. Sirna is an award-winning embroiderer and regular columnist for Needlepoint Now. She has been teaching needlepoint for over 25 years. She is also the recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award from America’s National Academy of Needle Arts in 2004.

This program will be held in the conference room next to the Civic Center Library. Registration is required for this program. To register, please call 586.574.4564.