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Scrapbook: Creating a Community Tapestry at the Taubman Museum of Art
Category: Guild Projects
Creating a Community Tapestry at the Taubman Museum of Art
6/8/2011  Taubman Museum of Art, Roanoke, Virginia
Community Tapestry, based on the painting Trapeze
The Handweaver's Guild of the New River Valley is working with the Taubman Museum and to bring a tapestry project to Art Venture (the children's area of the museum). Children of all ages are welcome to come weave on the tapestry on Saturdays through June 18 from 10 am to 4pm. Volunteers from the guild will be on hand to assist you.

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Photos & Information:

A little publicity for the guild and the yarn color chart



Fun for all ages



June 4, 2011 - We accomplished a lot again today.



Meridith Entingh and Sherry Powell warping the tapestry loom.



Meridith Entingh tracing the cartoon of the painting Trapeze



Such concentration from someone so young!



Weaving at the end of the day on May 28, 2011



Working together is lots of fun



Young weavers hard at work on Saturday, May 28th



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