With Needle And Brush an exhibit of embroidery

The Florence Griswold Museum is presenting an exhibition of samplers and embroidered pictures made by young women during the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries.

With Needle and Brush: Schoolgirl Embroidery from the Connecticut River Valley does not have a large website but there are a few examples and a brief article online. It is worth making a cuppa and having a quick read and brief look if you are interested in historical textiles or the history of embroidery


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