TITLE

Knit 2 Together: Concepts in Knitting

AUTHOR(S)
Hemmings, Jessica
PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
Surface Design Journal;Fall2005, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p56
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Highlights the Knit 2 Together: Concepts in Knitting exhibition in London, England. Curatorial focus; Artists featured; Description of some of the art works.
ACCESSION #
18526841

 

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