Diane Williams has been called a storyweaver, a keeper of treasured tales, and a collector of phrases. She is the recipient of the National Storytelling Network’s Oracle Award and the Mississippi Humanities Council ‘s Special Chair’s Award. She is a author and fabric artist. She will be leading a team of artists, students and leaders from Stone County in the creation of a Story Quilt…Stone County’s 32nd Mural.
Diane will present “The Historic Journey of African American Quilters”, sponsored by the Mississippi Humanities Council on Friday, November 7 at 5pm at the EDP office. The public is invited to this event. The Story Quilt project is sponsored by the Bank of Wiggins, Stone Council Arts Council and MS Power-partners include Stone County EDP and MGCCC.
Admission is free and open to the public.