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Manitoba Crafts Museum and Library: Doors Open & Fibre Trail

September 11, 2020 at12:00 pm - September 12, 2020 at4:00 pm

Free

Doors Open & Fibre Trail
September 11 & 12, 2020 | 12 – 4 PM

On September 11 & 12 the Manitoba Crafts Museum and Library will be participating in both the Fibre Festival’s Fibre Trail (September 11 & 12) and Doors Open (September 12).

Fibre Trail, September 11 & 12

As a stop on the Fibre Trail, MCML will be hosting a two-day pop-up exhibition, Around the World with Fibre. The exhibition will feature 16 textile pieces from around the world, each piece showcasing a different textile-making technique or type of fibre.

For more information about the other stops on the Fibre Trail please visit manitobafibrefestival.com/the-manitoba-fibre-trail-2020/

On Exhibit

Shirley Richardson Craft Gallery: lure – An exhibition of work by Peter Tittenberger, Curated by Chris Pancoe

Heritage Gallery: Craft Narratives from Rural Manitoba: 1930s – 1990s

Pop-Up Exhibition: Around the World with Fibre

Activities

Behind the Scenes Tours: Take a peek at MCML’s collections storage and what goes on behind the scenes in a museum. Tours will be led on an as needed basis with a limited number of spots available to ensure social distancing can be followed.

Indigo Dye Demonstration with Katrina Craig: Join us outside the C2 Centre for Craft as we learn how to dye textiles using indigo, as well as the traditional and historical roots of Indigo dye. Bring a t-shirt, tote bag, pillow case or any cotton textile for a chance to try out this age old natural dye process!

Masks are encouraged for the outdoor Indigo Dye Demonstration. Masks will be required to be worn while inside the C2 Centre for Craft. Hand sanitizer will be available for visitors at the entrance.

Details

Start:
September 11, 2020 at12:00 pm
End:
September 12, 2020 at4:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://c2centreforcraft.ca/2020/08/27/mcml-doors-open-fibre-trail/

Venue

C2 Centre for Craft
1-329 Cumberland
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1T2 Canada
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Phone:
204-615-3951
Website:
www.c2centreforcraft.ca
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