Kortright Handworks at Textile Day at The Maple Museum

kortright handworks logo with at lbc inside.jpgKortright Handworks will celebrate Textile Day at the Maple Museum in Jefferson with a branch weaving demonstration !cid_587ebb69-05f6-4efa-9378-e5369db90b55.jpgbranch weaving 3.jpg and our yarn and hand crafted textiles for sale.

Textile Day is an annual event sponsired by the Jefferson Historical Society celebrating the fiber arts in our region. This year, thanks to support from Humanities New York, historian and museum consultant Hallie Bond  will present "Material Remains", her program describing the home fiber industry in upstate New York in the 19th century. . The Jefferson Historical Society will bridge the time gap through demonstrations by present day fiber artists from our local area. Hand crafted goods will be available for sale so you can take home a bit of modern history!

The Maple Museum is located at 221 Creamery Street in Jefferson, NY 12095.

For details, please visit www.thejeffersonhistoricalsociety.com.