“Designed & Hand-Blocked by the Folly Cove Designers”
Folly Cove Designer Margaret Norton demonstrating the printing process, undated. Collection of the Cape Ann Museum.
On Oct. 8, the Cape Ann Museum will open a new and expanded exhibition on the acclaimed Folly Cove Designers, made world famous by their leader, designer and author Virginia Lee Burton Demetrios.
The exhibition, Designed & Hand-Blocked by the Folly Cove Designers, will explore the origins of the internationally known group and their unique place in the American Arts & Crafts movement during the first half of the 20th century. It will also spotlight the accomplishments of individual designers and the legacy of the group. The exhibit opens on October 8 and will remain on display through March 19, 2023.
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The Cape Ann Museum is located at 27 Pleasant Street in Gloucester and is open Tuesday through Saturday, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Sunday, 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m
27 Pleasant Street, Gloucester, MA 01930