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African Textiles in the Gallery

February 3, 2023 @ 5:00 pm February 28, 2023 @ 8:00 pm

Gallery exhibit and sale of African Textiles.

February 3: First Friday Gallery opening

February 25th: 10am – noon.Program with Anne Fleuret

2pm: a discussion with Ann Fleuret, Lolli Jacobsen and Rebecca Jarret of Anansi Village

on our African Textile Study Collection including pieces donated by Anne Fleuret..

Regular Gallery Hours:
Tuesdays 1-4pm
Wednesdays 10:30 – Noon
Thursdays 1-4pm
Saturdays 11-1pm

& by appointment 707-409-6811

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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