Lost Arts Series: Quilting

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Sun, 06/08/2014 - 14:00 to 16:00
Sun, June 8th, 2014 | 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Ages 6+ and adults
Tickets include the price of Museum Admission

People have been making quilts for hundreds of years; however quilting took on new significance during the American Civil War. Come explore the fascinating quilts in our exhibition Homefront and Battlefield: Quilts & Context in the Civil War. Then create your own quilt pattern in our studio.

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$15
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$12
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Homefront & Battlefield Gallery Tour

Speaker: 
Nancy Druckman
Robert Shaw
Mon, 06/16/2014 - 11:00
Mon, June 16th, 2014 | 11:00 am

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Commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Civil War, Homefront & Battlefield: Quilts & Context in the Civil War tells the story of this conflict through textiles and artifacts, connecting deeply moving and personal stories with the broader national context. Join experts Nancy Druckman and Robert Shaw for an in-depth look at the rich works featured in this exhibition.

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$30
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$18
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Homefront & Battlefield Gallery Tour

Speaker: 
Madelyn Shaw
Mon, 04/21/2014 - 11:00
Mon, April 21st, 2014 | 11:00 am

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Commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Civil War, Homefront & Battlefield: Quilts & Context in the Civil War tells the story of this conflict through textiles and artifacts, connecting deeply moving and personal stories with the broader national context. This is the second tour of the exhibition in a series of three.

Gallery tours are limited to 35 guests per tour. Please buy tickets in advance.

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Homefront & Battlefield Gallery Tour

Speaker: 
Lynne Zacek Bassett
Mon, 04/14/2014 - 11:00
Mon, April 14th, 2014 | 11:00 am

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Commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Civil War, Homefront & Battlefield: Quilts & Context in the Civil War tells the story of this conflict through textiles and artifacts, connecting deeply moving and personal stories with the broader national context. This is the first tour of the exhibition in a series of three.

Gallery tours are limited to 35 guests per tour. Please buy tickets in advance.

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$30
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The Civil War Draft Riots Walking Tour

Speaker: 
Barnet Schecter
Sun, 04/13/2014 - 11:00
Sun, April 13th, 2014 | 11:00 am

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Macy's Sunday Story Time: The Perfect Time to Paint

Sun, 08/18/2013 - 11:30
Sun, August 18th, 2013 | 11:30 am

Recommended for children ages 4–7.

Ever wonder when the best time to start making art would be? Artist Clementine Hunter never had the perfect time to paint but taught herself and started to paint anyway; and today her artwork is in museums across the country.

Art From Her Heart: Folk Artist Clementine Hunter by Kathy Whitehead and Shane W. Evans
 

Support for the Macy's Sunday Story Hour provided by the Macy's Foundation.

 

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