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Guild meeting and talk: A Forgotten Country – Textiles of Laos

June 27 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Needlework designer and geography teacher Jennifer Hughes lived in south east Asia for a
number of years and collected many textiles from across the region. The textiles of the landlocked country of Laos are a wonderful treasure. Colourful costumes, household and temple textiles are largely hand-woven.
Decorated with fascinating motifs, such as mythical animals and geometric patterns, they reflect the traditional nature of life. The talk is illustrated with many intriguing textiles.


June 27
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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Arbury Community Centre
Campkin Road
Cambridge, CB4 2LD
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