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John Marshall discusses Japanese textiles

Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at the Denver Art Museum

Sponsored by: Rocky Mountain Weavers' Guild

No charge

 Meet John with his Japanese textile collection in the Nancy Lake Benson Thread Studio 10-11:30am, 1:30-2:30pm

 12:00pm Lecture - The Discerning Eye: A Collector's Guide to Japanese Textiles

Denver Art Museum, North Building, Lower Level

Join us for a lively discussion with John Marshall as he shares tips and insights for fully appreciating the Japanese textiles in your collection. He will be presenting an amazing array of samples illustrating the many ways to determine which textiles are "real," which are based on an appreciation of the traditional technique, and which are simple fakes intended to deceive. With over forty years of experience in the field of Japanese textiles, John will be sharing a wealth of knowledge to help you in determining which of the limitless range of textiles available on the market will be the best investment for you.