All events are in Central time unless specified.

Shelley Thornton – Textile Art Dolls

Date: Time: 8:30 am–4:00 pm Location: Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery
In 1992, Shelley Thornton, a lifelong artist, turned to the medium of textiles, creating one-of-a-kind cloth art dolls with embroidered, needle-sculpted faces, wooden ball joints, and her unique, signature-style stuffed cloth hair. Her 28” figures …
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Crafting Culture project celebrates diverse women entrepreneurs in textiles April 12-July 13, 2019

Date: Time: 10:00 am–5:30 pm Location: Nebraska History Museum
The Department of Textiles, Merchandising & Fashion Design is hosting “Crafting Culture: Women and the Business of Textiles in Nebraska,” in partnership with the museum and the Asian Community and Cultural Center.
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RDAR Seminar with Joe Caldwell

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:30 pm Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
The Rural Drug Addiction Research Center’s July seminar features speaker Joe Caldwell, HIV and substance use coordinator at the Iowa Dept. of Public Health.
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