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NCMC in Petoskey Presents Free Lecture: Textiles Today

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April 21, 2014
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm


North Central Michigan College/Library Conference Center
1515 Howard St.
Petoskey, MI United States

North Central art professor, Shanna Robinson, talks about where, how and at what cost textiles today are grown, harvested, dyed, manufactured and marketed. She’ll also look at ways to make fabric production sustainable.

Robinson explains the historical importance of the textiles and discusses growing our own fibers and dyes, processing fibers and creating great textile products in our own communities.

This lecture is in the Library Conference Center. No reservations necessary.

Petoskey, on Little Traverse Bay, is about 60 miles north of Traverse City on US-31.