VESTIGES: Traces of the Past

WHEN: Saturday, August 21, 2010 to Saturday, October 02, 2010 at 10:00AM - 5:00PM
WHERE: Blithewold Grounds

Painter and sculptor Paulette Carr shares her ongoing passion for "folds and the fluid motion of fabric" in her newest outdoor sculpture installation, created especially for Blithewold.

Artist Reception, Candle Light Tour and Book Signing                                                                                         Thursday, September 23 from 6-8pm

Join us for a special candle light tour of the Vestiges sculpture exhibit, guided by sculptor Paulette Carr and photographer Jan Armor, followed by refreshments. Do not miss this opportunity to purchase a limited edition copy of Paulette's book.



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