*Quilts of Gee's Bend

Collaborative Quilting Installation
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Come help us make a community quilt that will be installed throughout the ground floor of the library! Participants will investigate their surroundings and make connections about the landscape, manmade world, and community. Experimenting with various materials such as paper or fabric students will collage and create a collaborative large-scale interlocking quilt that draws inspiration from the Quilts of Gee's Bend Alabama. The final piece will be crafted out of discarded materials, similar in concept and tradition as the historical Gee's Bend Quilts.   

Green Art Workshop is a hands-on, eco-conscious program that brings teaching artists into Bay Area classrooms and libraries.

Come to the library, check out the show, get a library card, and enjoy some books!

Upcoming Events

Alphabet Rockers in Concert
Thursday, April 17, 2014
Parkside, Parkside General Floor Area
Charlie Hope Sings
Thursday, April 17, 2014
Beading Art for Teens
Thursday, April 17, 2014

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Upcoming Classes

DIY Inner Tube Crafts for Teens
Saturday, April 19, 2014
West Portal, West Portal Children's Area
Maker Mondays
Monday, April 21, 2014
Main Library, Children's Center
DIY Inner Tube Crafts for Teens
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Parkside, Parkside Teen's Area

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Current Exhibits

The Black Woman is God
Through Thursday, May 15, 2014
Main Library, African American Center

*Funded by Friends of the San Francisco Public Library.

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