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      Vital & Creative: Textile Arts for Ages 55+ in Anchorage

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      April 3, 2019 - May 22, 2019


      625 C Street
      Anchorage, Alaska 99501

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      Vital & Creative: Textile Arts for Ages 55+

      4/3/2019 - 5/22/2019

      10:30 a.m. to noon Wednesdays, April 3 through May 22

      Celebration and Showcase noon-1:00 p.m. May 22

      Create a table runner or wall hanging inspired by the Anchorage Museum collection and traditional penny rugs in this eight-week course for adults ages 55 and older. Designed for all levels and abilities, participants explore the history and process of creating textile art with museum curators, educators and contemporary artists. Each session builds on the previous sessions, providing both a broad understanding of the history and context of textile arts and a completed textile artwork.

      Free, thanks to the support of Aroha Philanthropies, which underwrote class costs, including materials and tuition. Funding for and assistance with arranging transportation available. Call 907-929-9258 for more information. Registration is for all eight sessions.


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