Intro to Quilting Workshop: Story Quilts & Faith Ringgold

Thursday, February 6, 3-5pm
Paul W. Zuccaire Gallery, Staller Center for the Arts

Black History Month Program

Join the Zuccaire Gallery for an introduction to quilt making inspired by artist Faith Ringgold’s Story Quilt currently on view in the Gallery. Hear about Ringgold’s art and the African-American story quilt tradition and then learn about the quilting process and techniques to create your own quilt square to take home! 

All ages and sewing abilities welcome!

This program is free, but pre-registration is required. Register online by emailing zuccairegallery@stonybrook.edu or call the Zuccaire Gallery 631-632-7240.

Change 3: Faith Ringgold’s over 100 Pound Weight Loss Performance Story Quilt, 1991 Acrylic on canvas with pieced fabric border. © 1991 Faith Ringgold, Courtesy ACA Galleries, NY

This program is presented in conjunction with the Paul W. Zuccaire Gallery’s current exhibition Artists as Innovators: Celebrating Three Decades of New York State Council on the Arts/New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowships

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