St. Anthony - Textile Crafts

Clara Tucker currently lives in St. Anthony but has also spent time in Fort McMurray, Alberta, where her husband works. She is a prolific craftsperson who works in many different textile mediums including crocheting, knitting, quilting, sewing, and embroidery. Her work tends to be innovative, especially in terms of color and fabric choices, even when using traditional designs. She discusses different aspects of her life and explains the methods, materials and motives behind her various textile handicrafts.

Tucker, Clara. Clara Tucker poses in her living room, St. Anthony

Tucker, Clara. Crocheted and cross-stitched chair cover made by Clara Tucker, St. Anthony

 

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Intangible Cultural Heritage

230 Elizabeth Ave

St. John's, NL A1B 3X9 CANADA

Tel: (709) 864-2530

Fax: (709) 864-2552

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