“Indigo Gives America the Blues” at The International Quilt Study Center & Museum, Lincoln, Nebraska, September 7, 2012 through June 2, 2013

August 19, 2012

Indigo Gives America the Blues will be on exhibit at The  International Quilt Study Center & Museum in Lincoln, Nebraska, from September 7, 2012 through  June 2, 2013.

Indigo Gives America the Blues 9/7/12 - 6/2/13

Photo is the Center’s.

Indigo dye dramatically influenced the appearance of European and American textiles throughout the past 400 years. Its use reflects the history of trade with India and other Asian countries beginning in the sixteenth century, as well as advances in technology in Europe and North America.