Category: The Textile Museum Wasington DC

All The President’s Textiles »

On August 7th, 2009 Kate Cavendish wrote on the subject of Selvedge,Exhibitions, shows and workshops.

When Ann Dunham, President Obama’s mother, lived in Indonesia with her son, she began gathering batik fabrics that were indigenous to the culture. Her collection of batiks has been on a national tour this summer and will culminate in a two-week display at The Textile Museum, Washington, DC. A Lady Found a Culture in Its […]

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