Pocketful of Posies: The Art of Salley Mavor
September 14 - October 31, 2010
Opening Reception & Book- Release Signing: Pocketful of Posies: A Treasury of Nursery Rhymes,”Sunday, September 26 from 4 to 6 pm. Free and open to the public.
“Pocketful of Posies” is an exhibit of 51 original fabric relief illustrations from Salley Mavor’s book for children, Pocketful of Posies: A Treasury of Nursery Rhymes. The framed fabric scenes are all hand sewn with embroidered details and ornamented with everyday objects such as acorns, buttons, beads, driftwood and shells. The exhibit at Highfield is the first showing of the artwork, which will travel around the country for three years. More information at www.highfieldhall.org.