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New World Tapestry
« on: April 28, 2018, 11:19:24 AM »
Begun in 1980 and assembled by hundreds of volunteer stitchers, these panels depict England's colonizing efforts in the New World from Newfoundland to Bermuda, 1583-1642. These days the tapestry resides in the Bristol City Museum and is no longer on public display. It can be viewed in it's entirety in a series of videos averaging 5 minutes or so, perfect for todays Internet attention spans. It's narrated by Tom Mor the tapestry's designer.
http://www.focusbiz.co.uk/new-world-tapestry/
"It's so lonely 'round the fields of Athenry"