Costume & Textile Society
Consider yourself a fashionista? Are the costumes your favorite part of the theatre? Do you find the textures, colors and designs of everything from linens to carpets irresistible? You belong in the Costume & Textile Society! Members of the Costume & Textile Society revel in all things fabric. Join us and you’ll see and experience much more than what’s on display- you’ll see the museum’s vast costume holdings, possibly assist with a conservation project, or help ready garments for the museum’s famous Posh Tag Sale.
Purpose: To support the Costume & Textile Department and to provide educational, social, and creative opportunities to its membership.
Responsibilities: Volunteer for conservation and design projects, plus fundraising events, including the popular Posh Tag Sale.
Qualifications: Any Atheneum member may join.
Perks: Lectures, seminars, social events, members’ newsletter, and opportunities to visit other institutions displaying costumes and textiles.
To learn more about joining the Costume & Textile Society please send a note of request to the address below or email email@example.com.
Attn: Costume & Textile Society
600 Main Street
Hartford, CT 06103