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African Textiles in the Gallery

February 3, 2023 @ 5:00 pm 8:00 pm

Gallery exhibit of our African Textile Study Collection including pieces donated by Anne Fleuret..

First Friday gallery opening on February 3, 5-8pm

And during our regular hours through February 25, 2023

Tuesdays 1-4pm

Wednesdays 10:30am -12pm
Thursdays 1-4pm

Saturday 11am-1pm

During her many years living and working in Africa Anne Fleuret collected  textiles including  machine made cotton khangas and kikois from Kenya and Tanzania, some celebrating causes or institutions, others featuring Swahili proverbs and hand woven along with  hand-dyed pieces from Nigeria, Liberia and Senegal.  She also worked with local womens’ groups for many years helping them market the baskets and maintain the quality. Most of the  baskets are from the Taita Hills of Kenya.
The show will include pieces from our Textile Study Collection as well as pieces for sale.

Tuesday 1-4pm
Wednesday 10:30am-noon
Thursday 1-4pm
Saturday: 11am-1pm
& by appointment

450 Alger St. Fort Bragg CA 95437 707-409-6811