Industry and Virtue Joined
Written to accompany the museum's 2015 needlework exhibition, Industry and
Virtue Joined includes close-up, color photos of more than 140 Maine and New
Hampshire schoolgirl embroideries, along with biographical information about
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From the Elegant to the
With color photographs of more than 50 garments many never published before From the Elegant to the Everyday highlights the major fashion trends that affected men's and women's clothing styles from the mid-18th to the mid-20th centuries.
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I My Needle Ply With Skill
I My Needle Ply with Skill was written to accompany the Saco Museum exhibit of Maine schoolgirl needlework. This fascinating book includes color photos of, and information about, the more than one hundred Maine samplers in the exhibit.
The show features paintings, drawings, prints, photographs, fiber art, sculpture, ceramics, and mixed media work.
The artists in this show teach in Maine's public and private schools and universities and are members of the Maine Art Educators Association - an arts advocacy organization that promotes artistic learning for children, encourages innovation and research in art education and the exchange of ideas and practices among teachers.
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