Category: Legacy

Storyteller with a Paintbrush

Illustrator David Geister, who specializes in historical art, picture book illustrations, and landscape paintings, will show attendees a glimpse into the working process of a picture book artist and historical painter. He will discuss the influence that books, teachers, and librarians played in developing his early fascination with history and… Read More»

Amish Quilting & Culture

Learn about Amish culture and history from presenter Julie Tebay, whose knowledge is based on extensive correspondence with Amish coworkers and friends that share a talent for master quilting; many of whom are employed at Quilting Plus, Tebay’s hand-quilting business. Tebay’s unusual Amish quilt collection–purchased directly from her friends–features quilts… Read More»