Sat, Nov 16|
East Lake Library
"Basketry To Enhance Health" Exhibit
November 10, 2019 - January 4, 2020. This exhibit displays a variety of traditional baskets made by Martha Bird that can be found in the display cabinet.
Time & Location
Nov 16, 2019, 8:00 AM – Jan 04, 2020, 9:00 AM
East Lake Library, 2727 E Lake St, Minneapolis, MN 55406, USA
About the Event
This exhibit displays a variety of traditional baskets made by Martha Bird. Basketweaving was used in the medical field for many years to treat soldiers returning from the war with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Bird lectures on the topic of basketry as a tool for healing and empowerment around the country. She is a local artist and a patron of the East Lake Library. Bird has shown her art locally and nationally.