Grand Opening: Friday, March 1st, 2013
11a.m to 7 p.m.
Dear HCC Crafts Friends and Alumni:
With Spring, 2013 semester, we've been settling into our new space and its fabulous!
Please join us as we celebrate the Grand Opening
of our new building on Friday, March 1, 2013.
The afternoon-long celebration will include studio tours and tours of the building's many innovative sustainable energy features, exhibits of current students' work, the HCC Professional Crafts and Continuing Education Alumni Exhibition, craft demonstrations, a keynote Craft Lecture by Catherine Ellis, as well as live music and refreshments.
Schedule of Events
11 a.m - Dedication Ceremony -- HCC Auditorium
12:15 a.m. - Ribbon Cutting - Top Main Entrance, New Building
12:30 p.m. - Dedication of Mary Cornwell Gallery
1 - 7 p.m. - Self Guided Tours - Demonstrations and hands-on activities in craft studios
Alumni Craft Exhibit - Featuring over 90 HCC Craft Alumni
HCC Craft History Video - Continuous showing
Music, Refreshments, Fellowship -- all afternoon
1p.m. / 3 p.m. / 5:30 p.m. - Green Technology Tours of the many state-of-the-art features of the new building
2 p.m. - Catherine Ellis Lecture "Connections Through Craft"
Catherine Ellis, Former HCC Professional Crafts Fiber Faculty