- NOV 30 - IG Live! - Lisa discusses the CE Business Grant Program 6pm EST on Instagram @blackwomenstitch
- DEC 3 - Virtual Class - Quick Holiday Gifts, 7pm EST (see full schedule)
- DEC 5 - Artist Events at Gallery on Main, 101 Main St, Woodbridge, NJ 12-4pm
DEC17 - Virtual Class - Corded Cabins, 7pm EST (see full schedule)
JAN 7 - Virtual Class - Africanized Denim, 7pm EST (see full schedule)
JAN 21 - Virtual Class - Free Spirit Dolls, 7pm EST (see full schedule)
FEB 4 - Virtual Class - Magic 9-Patch, 7pm EST (see full schedule)
- NOW thru March 2022 - the "Testimony" exhibit at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City, KS includes "Makola on My Mind" by Lisa Shepard Stewart
Ongoing: "Afrikaleidoscope" and "Tuesday Morning" wall hangings by Lisa Shepard Stewart are on view at Gallery on Main, 101 Main Street in Woodbridge, NJ
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We're thrilled to announce our first CE BUSINESS GRANT!
It's designed for those who own an African fabric-based business! Inspired by the many ways we've all had to adjust and pivot our lives in various ways in the COVID era, we decided the time was right to assist deserving individuals through our first Business Grant Program.
If you fit the simple criteria below, you're invited to apply.
DEADLINE: December 31, 2021.
Recipients will be selected January 15, 2022.
(1) The applicant must have either (a) started the business in or around March 2020, or (b) made a significant shift in developing the business since March 2020.
(2) The business must be focused on African textiles and/or embellishments, such as selling raw materials, making and selling finished items, teaching, etc.
The Main Recipient will receive:
$500 Cash Award + $100 CE Gift Card + 4-hours of Business Coaching
TWO Secondary Recipients will each receive:
$200 Cash Award + $50 CE Gift Card + 2-hours of Business Coaching