Focus on African Textiles

Presented by Pacific Textile Arts at Pacific Textile Arts, Fort Bragg CA

Feb 03 - 25 2023
Focus on African Textiles

A Pacific Textile Arts Gallery show and sale, focusing on baskets and woven yardage collected by member, Anne Fleuret, during her years of working and living in Africa.

Pacific Textile Arts will open on First Friday, February 3, 5-8:00 PM, with an exhibit and sale of woven yardage and baskets created by African artisans. 

PTArts’ member, Anne Fleuret, had a long career working in Africa as an anthropologist and USAID worker, and enjoyed collecting textiles of the local area, be it Nigeria, Kenya or Uganda.  Anne has donated many of these interesting items to Pacific Textile Arts, some of which are being kept for the organization’s educational collection and

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ADMISSION INFO

INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Feb 3, 2023 at 05:00 pm - 08:00 pm (Fri)
  • Feb 4, 2023 at 11:00 am - 01:00 pm (Sat)
  • Feb 7, 2023 at 01:00 pm - 04:00 pm (Tue)
  • Feb 8, 2023 at 10:30 am - 12:00 pm (Wed)
  • Feb 9, 2023 at 01:00 pm - 04:00 pm (Thu)
  • Feb 11, 2023 at 11:00 am - 01:00 pm (Sat)
  • Feb 14, 2023 at 01:00 pm - 04:00 pm (Tue)
  • Feb 15, 2023 at 10:30 am - 12:00 pm (Wed)
  • Feb 16, 2023 at 01:00 pm - 04:00 pm (Thu)
  • Feb 18, 2023 at 11:00 am - 01:00 pm (Sat)
  • Feb 21, 2023 at 01:00 pm - 04:00 pm (Tue)
  • Feb 22, 2023 at 10:30 am - 12:00 pm (Wed)
  • Feb 23, 2023 at 01:00 pm - 04:00 pm (Thu)
  • Feb 25, 2023 at 11:00 am - 01:00 pm (Sat)

Additional time info:

There will be a one hour post-exhibit presentation by Anne Fleuret at Pacific Textile Arts in the classroom on February 25, at 11:00 AM.

Join us in the Gallery also on Feb. 25, at 2:00 PM to meet the Textile Study African Collection with Lolli Jacobsen and Rebecca Jarrett of Ananse Village. Look and learn.  Touch and feel.  Wear an African textile if you can, or bring African pieces of your own to share.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

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Pacific Textile Arts

450 Alger St. , Fort Bragg, CA 95437

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