Reception for Celebration of Youth Artists

Date: Time: 3:00 pm
Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery Room: 231
1650 North 35th Street
Home Economics Building
Lincoln NE 68583-0802
Additional Info: Free and open to the public Monday - Friday. Closed university holidays
Contact: Rosanne Samuelson, 402-472-2911,
The Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery will have a public reception honoring the Celebration of Youth XXIV artists and their families.

On Saturday September 30 the exhibitors and their families will participate in a special “Celebration of Youth Day” in TMFD, touring the department and the International Quilt Study Center & Museum, meeting and working with department faculty in mini-workshops and joining in a public reception in their honor that will take place in Room 11 of the Home Economics building on UNL’s east campus, beginning at 3:00 p.m. The public is invited to attend this event free of charge. During the reception each 4-H student whose work was chosen for the Hillestad exhibition will speak briefly about the selected work and its inspiration and execution.

Installation view: Park Bench Quilts, Eliana Babcock, Age 15, Lancaster County (foreground); Hand Beaded Blue Gown, Marta Pulfer, Age 18, Wayne County (foreground); Plaid Jumper with Red Wool Knit Top, Karla Herrarte, Age 12 (background); and Zig Zag Fall Colors, Sarah Lucht, Age 15, Buffalo County.

Additional Public Info:
Free and open to the public.

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