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Lecture: New Age Looping & Cordage

SpeakerDonna Kallner
Date Oct 4, 2013
Time 7:00 pm  
Location Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
Cost Free admission.
Sponsor Spurlock Museum Guild Lecture and Performance Series
Contact Kim Sheahan
Phone 244-3355
Event type Other
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Take a quick trip through time with fiber artist Donna Kallner, who puts a new spin on looping. This ancient family of techniques, known by many different names on six of the seven continents, includes everything from fishing nets and string bags to fine needle lace. View samples of looping from the Museum's collection, handle pieces from Donna's own sample case, and learn to twist and ply cordage with plant fibers like you might find growing in your own yard.

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