Online Barbara Hutson from Queenstown Sampler Designs

Tiffany Chin

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Date(s) - April 20, 2022
10:00 am - 11:30 am

Join us for a talk with Barbara Huston, owner of Queenstown Sampler Designs on historic needlework samplers.

About this event

Barbara Hutson is an independent needlework researcher, author, and owner of Queenstown Sampler Designs. Barbara’s designs can be found in shops worldwide and her embroideries have been awarded ribbons in prestigious needlework shows in the United States. She has published articles about historic samplers in Sampler & Antique Needlework Quarterly and The Gift of Stitching. Barbara has been a volunteer for Maryland and Delaware Sampler ID Days with Dr. Gloria Seaman Allen (and any other day called upon) in participation with the Sampler Consortium project and Dr. Lynne Anderson. Barbara is the co-author of the section on Chester County Connections in the 2014 catalog Wrought with Careful Hand: Ties of Kinship on Delaware Samplers, Biggs Museum of American Art, Dover, Delaware. Barbara has worked with numerous American museums and sampler scholars, helping them identify samplers in their collections.

Barbara’s talk will focus particularly on the work of the Harding sisters of Bucks County Pennsylvania.

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*This will be a free online event. Webinar link and password will be sent to registered guests ONLY. A separate Virtual Stitch-In will also run in normal hours. 

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