August is DIY Month at the McAllen Public Library, and what better time is there to learn how to create all sorts of projects yourself? It’s too hot to do anything outside, and the kids are heading back to school. So escape the heat, and stop by any of our DIY programs for adults at … More August is DIY Month!
Recently, my mother and grandmother were hunting for something in an old wooden chest in my grandmother’s garage. The chest was full of all kinds of textile crafts (some finished and some not) from generations of women in my family- embroidered table cloths, pillow cases, dish towels, quilts, etc. It is a reminder of how … More A Blast from the Past with Textiles