Quilt Study Day with Lynne Z. Bassett
Join renowned costume and textile historian Lynne Z. Bassett for a Quilt Study Day at the Connecticut Historical Society. The CHS's collection of New England colonial and Early Republic quilts is unparalleled in its scope and depth. This day-long program will provide an extraordinary opportunity to learn about these important artifacts of women's lives and labor through informative presentation followed by extensive examination and discussion sessions featuring key example quilts and related costumes. Limited enrollment and an open format will allow each individual maximum access and participation. Lunch included.