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The Patchwork Healing Circle with SPARC

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Name: The Patchwork Healing Circle with SPARC
Date: September 19, 2020
Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM PDT
Event Description:

Create a patchwork that speaks out against gender-based violence and the destruction of Mother Earth for The Patchwork Healing Blanket, an ongoing project that currently includes 600 patchworks by women and children from 10 countries. Join textile artists from The Patchwork Healing Blanket to learn about the techniques and stories embedded in each of their patchworks as you begin to create your own. You can contribute your physical patchwork to the project where it will be sewn into healing blankets along with hundreds of artworks from around the world.

The Patchwork Healing Circle on September 19th at 2:00 PM PST is a free virtual program led by Founder/Curator of The Patchwork Healing Blanket, Marietta Bernstorff, and textile artists Jimena Cancino, Maxine Foster, Yolanda Guerra, Jennie Johnston and Christy Klim.

Bring the following materials and more to the Patchwork Healing Circle:

  • 27 inch x 27 inch piece of cotton cloth 
  • Recycled pieces of cloth
  • Scissors
  • Needle
  • Thread
  • Pencil
You can use your preferred materials and methods to create a patchwork! If you are a painter, printmaker, or work in another visual arts discipline, bring the materials that you would like to create a patchwork with.
Location:

Virtual Event on Zoom
 
Date/Time Information:

Saturday, September 19th 
2:00 - 3:30 pm 
Fees/Admission:

Free 
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