Industry and Virtue Joined
Written to accompany the museum's 2015 needlework exhibition, Industry and
Virtue Joined includes close-up, color photos of more than 140 Maine and New
Hampshire schoolgirl embroideries, along with biographical information about
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From the Elegant to the
With color photographs of more than 50 garments many never published before From the Elegant to the Everyday highlights the major fashion trends that affected men's and women's clothing styles from the mid-18th to the mid-20th centuries.
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I My Needle Ply With Skill
I My Needle Ply with Skill was written to accompany the Saco Museum exhibit of Maine schoolgirl needlework. This fascinating book includes color photos of, and information about, the more than one hundred Maine samplers in the exhibit.
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It's Natural: Art By Art Teachers
February 1st - March 27th, 2020 The Maine Art Education Association presents their biennial art exhibit at the Saco Museum. There will be an opening reception on February 1st, 1 p.m.-3 p.m. Click title for more details.
"I Have Always Found Pleasure in Painting": Gibeon Elden Bradbury (1833-1904)
April 11th - June 6th, 2020 The Saco Museum will present more than eighty paintings, studies, and sketches by artist Gibeon Elden Bradbury that capture the quiet beauty of the Saco River Valley during the late 19th century. A native of Salmon Falls (now Buxton, Maine), Bradbury regularly exhibited his works at local art expositions and county fairs. Many of his works are small intimate depictions of the places, flora, and fauna that he loved. Click the above title for a more detailed overview.
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