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Sisters In Stitches Joined By The Cloth Events

 

UPDATED SCHEDULE 2021

 

June 19           Zoom Guild Meeting

                        Juneteenth Virtual Recognition Presentation

                        1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

 

July 11            Honoring Lucy Prince Terry

                       PVMA Museum in Deerfield, MA

                       10:00 am to 4:30 pm

July 17            Meeting at St. John's Episcopal Church

                       and Zoom Guild Meeting online

                       1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

The Pocumtuck Valley Memorial Association

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And to Think that Lucy saw it on Memorial Street”
a Day in Old Deerfield with America’s

First African American Poet

July 11, 2021 is “Lucy Terry Prince Day,” marking the bicentennial of the first known African American poet’s death.  Lucy Terry Prince’s (c.1730-1821) life from birth and captivity in Africa c.1730 to enslavement in Deerfield, MA, to her death as a free woman in Vermont in 1821, encompasses signal events in the lives of enslaved people.

https://www.recorder.com/quilt-exhibit-opens-at-Memorial-Hall-35618836

Featured Fiber Artists in the Boston Globe Magazine

on March 14, 2021

Link below:

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Quilt Title: Wonky, Wonky Music

Fiber Artist: Quilter: Tina Guthmann

Quilt Title: 

Gye Nyame:  In God We Trust
aka “Where’s Your G Spot”

Fiber Artist: Juandamarie Gikandi 

Quilt Title:

 Queen Mother Yaa Asantewaa

Fiber Artist: Christle Rawlins-Jackson

 

Queen Mother Yaa Asantewaa was an influential Ashanti Queen and warrior at the beginning of the twentieth century who remains a powerful symbol today.

Quilt Title: Butterscotch

Fiber Artist: Tarsha N. Taylor

Quilt Title: Earthy Woman

Fiber Artist: Susi Ryan

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Arlington, MA 02476

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