Lecture: Felt Making Now and Then

Renate Maile-Moskowitz, fiber artist, educator, and consultant

Felt is a fabric with a fascinating creation process. Unlike other woven materials, felt does not require looms and other tools, but is typically made by hand. Join renowned fiber artist, historian, and folklorist Renate Maile Moskowitz for a visually interactive lecture and presentation on the history and evolution of felt and its techniques and applications.

Rug and Textile Appreciation Mornings bring together textile experts and enthusiasts for a thematic show and tell of personal pieces. Free; no reservations required. The museum's Arthur D. Jenkins Library will be open for special hours following this program, from 12:30–4 p.m.