Teachers of Needlework

Date: 7/13/2003
Time: 1:30-4:00
Type: Meeting
Location: Health Track
Teacher: Linn Skinner

Linn Skinner Linn will
discuss the role of Lady Visitors as teachers of needlework, the development of the
National Curriculum and its needlework teaching requirements, the role of school inspectors
and the rise and fall of the plain sewing sampler in the UK and internationally. Plain
sewing samplers from her collection will be available for view as well as her collection
of early instruction books.