Museum of Anthropology Exhibit Reception - Bound by Thread: Sister Fred's Quilt Art

January 31

4:00pm - 6:00pm

Sturm Hall, Room 102, Museum of Anthropology Gallery

Join Chancellor Chopp will join Sister Fred for an Artist Talk at 4 pm to unveil a new DU quilt.

Dr. Frédérique Chevillot, or Sister Fred as many call her, is a self-taught quilt-maker. Piecing together used and worn out clothing, Sister Fred’s focus is on mindful creation and instilling new life into old fabrics. Each quilt expresses a feeling, a person, a story, and a time in life. The clothing worn by loved ones gets a second life, as a sort of second skin, when Sister Fred turns them into a quilt. This exhibit features

Refreshments will be provided. Free and open to the public.

The exhibit will be open February 1 through April 26

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