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FOLKFabulous@theFair 2019 Day 5
October 13, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pmFree with Fair Admission
Themes: Quilting (Narrative Quilting) ~ Gullah Storytelling ~ SC State Fair Oral History Listening Booth
1:00-5:00pm – Peggie Hartwell leads story quilt block-making. Pop up exhibit of Peggie’s work.
1:00-6:00pm – Quilting exhibit and oral history listening booth
2:30-3:30pm – Ron and Nathalie Daise perform “Dream Weaving” at the South Gate Stage
This year, our signature folklife festival celebrates South Carolina’s rich textile arts heritage, including Native American, African American, and Mennonite quilting traditions, in conjunction with the McKissick exhibition “Piece by Piece: Quilts from the Permanent Collection”. You’re invited to participate and engage with artists and cultural traditions that make the Palmetto State home! Come to the Rosewoods Building to enjoy arts displays, demonstrations and hands-on craft activities, concerts and hands-on music workshops. You won’t want to miss the chance to try your hand at making a story quilt block or contribute to our yarn-bombing display. FOLKFabulous 2019 is free with SC State Fair admission.
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