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Illinois Prairie Weavers Presents Antique and Vintage Textiles
Textile Curator Joan Sheridan introduces us to wonderful old fabrics, interwoven with the lives of the people who created and used them.
Illinois Prairie Weavers welcomes Joan Sheridan as our guest lecturer. Joan has a deep reverence for textiles of all kinds, from all periods. In her role as textile conservator for the Henry Ford Museum, she tells us “Holding history in my hand as I make repairs is such an honor!” She teaches widely, designs knitting and weaving patterns, and established Heritage Spinning and Weaving (school and shop) in Lake Orion, MI. Joan will bring us vintage textiles from her extensive personalView more