The Women’s Forum of Litchfield welcomes Meredith Wilcox-Levine to speak on the subject of Textile Conservation: A Changing Field for a Changing
Art at the Litchfield Community Center, 421 Bantam Road, Litchfield, CT on Thursday, January 10, beginning at 2:30pm.
Meredith is a Textile Conservator at the Textile Conservation Workshop.
She holds an M.S. in Historical Costume and Textile Conservation from the University of Rhode Island. A member of the Costume Society of America, she specializes in costume conservation and lectures on general conservation practices. Her interests range from historic and theatrical costume to exhibition mount-making, sports memorabilia and contemporary fiber art.
The event will be open to non-Forum members with a $10 fee at the door,
which includes a High Tea reception. The contacts for more information
are 860-567-3966 and womensforumoflitchfield.org.