Stitched Across the Valley: A Cross-Cultural Embroidery Exhibit is open March 6 through June 19, 2014. Gallery hours are Monday-Saturday 10am-5pm at the Chemung Valley History Museum, 415 East Water Street, Elmira, New York.
Stitched Across the Valley is a project of The ARTS Council of the Southern Finger Lakes and the Chemung County Historical Society.
Join us for these Stitched Across the Valley events:
•Embroidery Show-and-Tell with embroidery expert, Eniko Farkas: Thursday, March 27, 7 to 8 pm
•Family Stitch-in with Fanny Arango-Keeth (Peru), Mary Ann Bilsky (Ukraine), Eniko Farkas (Hungary), and Usha Shah (India): Saturday, April 12, 1 to 3 pm
•Secret Codes in Embroidery with scholars, Dr. Fanny Arango-Keeth and Eniko Farkas: Saturday, May 17, 1 to 3 pm
•Member Only Reception - Meet the Artists: Thursday, June 19, 5:30 to 7 pm
All programs are free, and unless noted, are open to the public. They will be held at the Chemung Valley History Museum, 415 East Water Street, Elmira, New York.
For more information contact: Connie Sullivan-Blum, Folk Arts Coordinator for The ARTS Council at 607-962-1332 x206 or by email at or visit the Chemung Valley History Museum.