Our Ancestors’ Garden

Our Ancestors Garden Quilt Helen Morrison

Apr-Jul 2007 

North Preston Recreation Ctr, North Preston NS
Museum of Industry, Stellarton NS
Birchtown Community Centre, Shelburne NS
Weymouth Falls Community Ctr, Weymouth Falls NS
Halifax North Branch Library, Halifax NS

Curated by David Woods

A touring exhibition of African Nova Scotian quilts plus first ever presentations of quilts from local communities. Special guests Mary Lou Bendolph and Louisiana Pettway of the Gees Bend Quiltmakers, Alabama

Gees Bend Quilters, Alabama: MaryLou Bendolph, Louisiana Bendolph-Pettway 

Nova Scotian Quilters: Alfreda Anderson, Patricia Bell, Myla Borden, Marilyn Brannan, Lucille Cain, Edith Colley, Ada Cromwell, Heather Cromwell, Bolivia Czernon, Frances Dorrington, Marlene Dorrington, Laurel Francis, Rosella Fraser, Rose Jarvis, Debra Jordan, Kathy Lusk, Helen Morrison, Margo Morrison, Alfreda Smith, Lillian Smith, Annie Whelan

Community quiltmakers from New Glasgow, North Preston, Shelburne, Weymouth Falls  

Presented by BANNS