Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / 30th Annual Celebration of Textiles coming soon

30th Annual Celebration of Textiles coming soon

29
Apr '08
Join us for The Textile Museum's 30th Annual Celebration of Textiles on Saturday, June 7, 10 am - 4 pm & Sunday, June 8, 1 - 5 pm.

Established in 1978, this free festival for all ages invites visitors to explore the textile arts and cultures of the world through hands-on activities and artist demonstrations in the Museum's gardens, historic buildings and current exhibitions.

See below for highlights of the weekend event:
- Artist Demonstrations & Hands-on Activities
- Sheep Shearing & Musical Performances
- Exhibitions on View
- Visitor Information
- History of the Festival

Artist Demonstrations & Hands-on Activities:
- Try your hand at spinning wool into yarn
- Make a blue-dyed textile, inspired by the exhibition BLUE
- Watch artists from Springwater Fiber Workshop use natural indigo dye
- See a special display of textile art by local students
- Talk with quilters from the Annapolis Quilter's Guild and other fiber artists

Sheep Shearing & Musical Performances:
- Watch sheep shearing in the Museum's garden (Saturday only, weather permitting)
- See local students honored during the museum-school partnership ceremony (Saturday only)
- Enjoy bluegrass performed by Blue Daze (Saturday only)
- Listen to traditional Andean music and dance presented by RAYMI (Sunday only).

Textile Museum USA


Interviews View All

Textile industry, Head honchos

Textile industry
Head honchos

Relaxation in FDI norms will support growth of retail sector

Siddharth Biyani, Mangalam Industries Pvt Ltd

Siddharth Biyani
Mangalam Industries Pvt Ltd

‘The manufacturing sector is improving day-by-day, becoming better in...

Textile industry, Head honchos

Textile industry
Head honchos

South India has a very strong manufacturing base

Franco Ravazzi,

Franco Ravazzi

Italy-based Tessimenti E Orditi Tinti (T.O.T SRL) specialises in stocking...

Eric Fessler,

Eric Fessler

Manufacturer of textile machinery and complete fibre-to-yarn lines, N...

Sham Shah,

Sham Shah

Shamal and Shamal Pvt Ltd is into manufacturing and sales of textile...

Lynda Kelly, Suominen Corporation

Lynda Kelly
Suominen Corporation

Suominen Corporation is a manufacturer of nonwovens as roll goods for...

Sven Ghyselinck, Devan Chemical

Sven Ghyselinck
Devan Chemical

Headquartered in Belgium and with offices in the United Kingdom, Portugal...

Ayyappa Nagubandi, Broadcast Wearables Pvt Ltd

Ayyappa Nagubandi
Broadcast Wearables Pvt Ltd

Hyderabad-based Broadcast Wearables has come up with the country's first...

Sailesh Singhania, Sailesh Singhania Label

Sailesh Singhania
Sailesh Singhania Label

The Sailesh Singhania label was created to promote handwoven sarees and...

Priya Somaiya, Usha Social Services

Priya Somaiya
Usha Social Services

The Usha Silai label from Usha International is all set for a retail...

Aprajita Toor, Aprajita Toor

Aprajita Toor
Aprajita Toor

The creations by Aprajita Toor were born out of a deep desire to create...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

Leave your Comments


November 2019

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

Follow us on instagram

Follow

Follow Fibre2Fashion On

Follow Fibre2Fashion On


Advanced Search