Winter Lights A Season in Poems and Quilts

ISBN-10: 0060008172
ISBN-13: 9780060008178
Authors: Anna Grossnickle Hines, Anna Grossnickle Hines
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Rich, luminous fabrics. Eleven miles of thread. An uncountable number of stitches. Clear, sparkling words. With these ingredients Anna Grossnickle Hines celebrates the lights that brighten the darkest season of our year. In poems and quilts she captures each heartening glow and flicker, from the moon and aurora borealis to the holiday lights of Santa Lucia, Hanukkah, Christmas, Kwanzaa, and Chinese New Year to one lone candle and a hidden flashlight in the deep, dark night.

Author bio:

Anna Grossnickle Hines was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, and moved to Los Angeles, California at 11. She studied art at San Fernando Valley State College at Northridge, 1964-67 and then taught preschool in L.A. City Children's Centers, 1967-68, 1969-70. During the next eight years, Hines taught third grade for three years, received her B.A. in Human Development, Elementary Teaching Credential and Parent Education Credential from Pacific Oaks College in Pasadena 1974, and her M.A in 1978. She was a substitute teacher for elementary grades from 1974 to 1975. Hines went on to teach third grade at Columbia Elementary School, Columbia, California, from 1975 to 1978. On Friday, November 13th, 1981,…    

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Number of pages: 32 Dimensions: 9.25" wide x 11.00" long x 0.50" tall Weight: 0.880 lbs. Language: English