Monday, February 25, 2013

SQC’s Closing Reception and premier screening

Sacramento’s premier screening of the film “Scenes of Siddis Life” 

Thursday, February 28, 2013 from 6-8pm the Quilt Exhibit’s Closing Reception. Featuring Sacramento’s premier screening of the film “Scenes of Siddis Life,” by Dr. Henry John Drewal, a film documenting the history of patchwork quilts known as kawandi and quilters of African descent living in India.

The mission of the SQC is to bring awareness of the historical value of African-American quilts, as well as to celebrate and continue the tradition of quilting
Our Sponsors:  The Brickhouse Art Gallery, The Black United Fund of Sacramento Valley, Fred and Ruth Foote, Cordia Wade, Dr. Hazel Mahone, The Talking Drums Newsletter, NIA-Women of Purpose, Sacramento Area Black Caucus, Sac Cultural Hub, Will Walker, Patrick Lord, Teresa Thompson Lawrence Sullivan Arts Unlimited and Faye Wilson Kennedy

Founding Members:Jan Hollins, Barbara Range, Fredi Slaughter-Walker, Barbra Lord, Kephera Alston and Faye Wilson Kennedy

For more info contact: Jan Hollins, (916)-613-7401 or Barbara Range, (916) 475-1240   

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