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Kyra E. Hicks, quilter

Kyra has an engaging, story-telling speaking style. You are guaranteed to learn new insights about African American quilting and history! Kyra is available for lectures, workshops and book signings – tailored to your audience. Topics include:

  • African American Quilt History – 200 glorious years
  • Harriet Powers – 5 Quilt Secrets Revealed
  • Searching for Franklin Roosevelt’s Postage Stamp Quilt
  • When I Die – Considerations for Your Quilts, Fabric Stash and Stitching Stuff
  • Queen Victoria’s Coffee Tree Quilt Gift: The True Story of Martha Ricks
  • Liberian Quilt History
  • Yes, Black Men Quilt!
  • 10 Tips for Successful Self-Publishing for Quilters – Workshop or Presentation
  • Telling Stories through Quilts – Workshop

Presentations typically include a PowerPoint presentation, Q&A, and book signing.

For more information, contact Kyra at Black.Threads@yahoo.com.