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Upcoming Event:

June 28, 2014

Experience History Workshop: Needlepoint, Education, and Class

10:00 am - 03:00 pm
Ethan Allen Homestead Museum, Burlington, VT

Ethan Allen Homestead Museum

1 Ethan Allen Homestead, Burlington, VT
Phone: (802) 865-4556
Email: info@ethanallenhomestead.org
Website: www.ethanallenhomestead.org
Sewing and needlepoint were key skills for a young lady in the 18th century. Sewing provided a degree of economic opportunity and an opportunity for education. Samplers became a repertory of stitch types, and a school exercise for verses.