POINTS OF PRIDE – SOUTH DAKOTA’S QUILTING HERITAGE

 SDPB Premieres New, Local Documentary
POINTS OF PRIDE: SOUTH DAKOTA’S QUILTING HERITAGE
Saturday, November 25, 8pm (7pm MT) on SDPB1.

Mission Quilter Vi Colombe presents one of her award-winning star quilts.

November 13, 2017

VERMILLION, SD – From county fairs and tribal lands to church basements and modern quilting guilds, SDPB’s new, one-hour documentary Points of Pride: South Dakota’s Quilting Heritage travels the state to showcase the art and heritage of South Dakota’s vibrant quilting communities.

Produced by SDPB’s Stephanie Rissler, the film features South Dakota quilt documentarian Mary Reece Fitzgerald, author of South Dakota Quilts and Quilt Makers, (published by South Dakota Agricultural Heritage Museum), Rapid City quilter Beth Mazella, Mission quilter Vi Colombe and many other local quilters.

Dell Rapids quilt documentarian Mary Reecy inspects a quilt.

For an excerpt of the documentary, “Lone Star Quilts,” see: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KcTNT6CNddU

Points of Pride: South Dakota’s Quilting Heritage premieres Saturday, November 25, 8pm (7 MT) on SDPB1.

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