Ancestries Through Art: Discoveries Revealed with Sheryl Sims

Woodlawn and Pope-Leighey House will host a free, in-person presentation by Sheryl Sims on November 4 from 4 to 5 p.m., entitled Ancestry Through Art: Discoveries Revealed in Story Quilts Inspired by Family and Faith.

Journey with Sheryl Sims as she unveils the intriguing histories and insights behind the quilts on exhibition in Story Quilts Inspired by Family and Faith. Through quilting, Sheryl’s hands stitch the story of her ancestors, both freed and enslaved, some of whom have direct ties to Woodlawn and Quaker Meeting House. Discover the unexpected connections Sheryl uncovers about her family and how she reconciles those discoveries through quilts of hope and faith.