The Sew ‘n Sews’ Quilt Show – ACLL Oakland – March 7 to April 22, 2016

Art show of works by local area quilters

The images displayed below are of some of the fabric art created by a mini-group of members of the African American Quilt Guild of Oakland – the Sew ‘N Sews. These and other original pieces of quilting art will be on display at the Alameda County Law Library‘s Oakland location from March 7 to April 22, 2016.

ACLL Oakland is located at 125 12th Street, a few blocks away from the Lake Merritt BART station.

The group’s work can be viewed during regular library hours:  MWF ~ 8:30 am to 6:00 pm and TThr ~ 8:30am to 9:00 pm. (Doors close 15 minutes before library closing.)

The work of the African American Quilt Guild of Oakland was the subject of a recent New York Times article by Patricia Leigh Brown with photos by Eric Murphy.  You can read the article and see other images HERE. (Article reproduced with permission of the New York Times.)

A full list with information on the works including dimensions and prices is available at this link –  quiltshow_pricelist_index.

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