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Lost Art of Handiwork--call for submissions

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Museum L-A invites you to participate in our upcoming juried summer exhibit: “The Lost Art of Handiwork.” We are calling for submissions from the community to showcase some of the work from our ancestors and items from our local artists that are made by hand in traditional ways. Through these submissions we will display and celebrate the diversity of our cultures and traditions.

We are interested in objects that fit in the following types:
Textile crafts – Example: Tatting, cross-stitching, crocheting, sewing
Woodwork/carving
Ceramics and Pottery
Weaving – Example: Basket weaving
Metalwork
Leatherwork

We are looking for objects that have been made for the following reasons:
Sentimental reasons (including objects made for mourning purposes)
Practical use
Art or decoration
Traditional practices

Deadline for submissions is April 21st, 2018.

For more information and to submit an item, please see our website: https://www.museumla.org/lost-art-of-handiwork