TTU arts roundup: Craft Center hosts doll-making demonstration

Posted by Lori Shull - Thursday, December 08 2011


Dollmaker Charlie Patricolo will show various techniques used to make cloth dolls from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 17-18, at Tennessee Tech University’s Appalachian Center for Craft.

Inspired by a love for fabric and the sewing techniques she learned at home, Patricolo has been making dolls for more than four decades. 

TTU Arts Roundup:

 Appalachian Center for Craft

 TTU Music

The Appalachian Center for Craft is located six miles off Highway 56 (Interstate 40, Exit 273) near Smithville. Hours are 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. The Joan Derryberry Art Gallery is located on the first floor of the Roaden University Center and is open to the public from 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. The Backdoor Playhouse is located in Jere Whitson Memorial Building. For more information, call 372-6595. Unless noted otherwise, all concerts are free and take place in the Bryan Fine Arts Building. The concert schedule is subject to change. For more information, call 372-3161.