This news story originally appeared at Art Exhibitions on 9 January 2022

Murrysville artist’s silk-screened quilts on exhibit throughout Pittsburgh

Murrysville artist Patty Kennedy-Zafred can remember seeing the heartbreaking photographs shot by Lewis Hine in the early 1900s, documenting working conditions for juveniles for the National Child Labor Committee. “It was just really compelling, especially photos of those boys in the mines,” said Kennedy-Zafred, 70, of Murrysville, a fiber and