New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art has opened its September 11 commemorative programs with the "9/11 Peace Story Quilt," designed by children's book author and illustrator Faith Ringgold, recipient of a Caldecott Honor and a Coretta Scott King Award for Illustration.
Comprised of three 72" x 50" panels, each with 12 squares,…Continue
The observance of National Sewing Month began in 1982 with a proclamation from President Ronald Reagan declaring September as National Sewing Month "In recognition of the importance of home sewing to our Nation." This year’s National Sewing Month theme is Sew for the Love of it! National Sewing Month is presented by the Sewing & Craft Alliance In partnership with the American…Continue
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