Tea House Quilt debuts at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden

Arts Horizons teaching artist, Michele Brody’s Tea House Quilt recently debuted in New York. On April 30th and May 1st, the quilt was  displayed at the Brooklyn Botanic Gardens during the Garden’s Annual Cherry Blossom Festival.

Honorably, the Garden celebrated spring and Japanese culture in remembrance of the victims who were involved in the earthquake and tsunami. Brody was thrilled to join the celebration.

Tea House Quilt is an interactive installation and Brody invited all to contribute . Many visited Tea House Quilt at the Brooklyn Botanic Gardens last Saturday and Sunday to share their reflections and added their tea stories.

The Tea Quilt is making its way to Virginia. It will be featured in a show titled, Pulp Fiction, in Portsmouth.

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For a bio and more on Michele Brody visit:

About Arts Horizons

Arts Horizons is a premier not-for-profit arts-in-education organization that provides live professional performances and artist-in-residence programs to students and professional development for teachers throughout the entire tri-state region. Our commitment is to make music, art, dance, theatre, new media and creative writing an integral part not only of learning, but of life. Through the transformative impact of the arts, we reach young people through many dimensions, breaking down the barriers of language and culture, accelerating personal growth, and stimulating children’s full potential to prepare them for life in the twenty-first century.

Posted on May 3, 2011, in Special Events, Teaching Artists and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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