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If Trees Could Talk...Story Told by Valarie Jean Bailey
02/24/2014
If Trees Could Talk...Story Told by Valarie Jean Bailey

 In ArtQuest, we are happy to have the honor of exhibiting Valarie Jean Bailey's quilt work titled, "Trees, Friends on the UGRR". This work tells the story of the Underground Railroad, and of Harriet Tubman, who freed 300 slaves in the south in led them to freedom in the north. Below is a blog post written by Greenhill Intern, Jordan Robinson. Black History Month is the celebration of the African American's contribution to the welfare of our country through culture, ingenuity, entrepreneurship, and social reform. During this time, we showcase the work of Valarie Jean Bailey, fiber artist from Eastern North Carolina. Displayed in ArtQuest, is the story quilt she constructed, called ...