Sewing Heart Pillows for Breast Cancer Patients: Saturday, March 29, 2:30-4:30pm

heart pillow

Voluntary Heart Pillow Making Event for LILT

Saturday, March 29, 2014

Art Studio FUJI
Via Guelfa 85 – Florence, ITALY

SACI students and all interested people in Florence are invited to participate in a volunteer session to sew and create heart-shaped pillows, specially designed for breast cancer patients. The activity benefits patients by giving them comfort with creativity and care. The pillows will be donated to patients through LILT (Lega Italiana per la Lotta contro i Tumori), an Italian association for the fight against tumors, with a concentrated goal to prevent tumors and survive existings tumors. Art Studio Fuji is providing the space, sewing machines, and other tools. There is no fee to attend the session. Materials will be provided on site. Each pillow maker will “sign” their pillow with a name tag provided. Your time and creativity will be appreciated by those undergoing tumor therapy.


About SACI

SACI is a US non-profit College of Art and Design in Florence, Italy, for undergraduate and graduate students seeking accredited instruction in studio art, design, conservation, art history, and Italian language and culture. Founded in 1975, SACI offers the following programs: Academic Semester/Year Abroad, Summer Studies, Venice Summer Program, Post-Bac in Conservation, MFA in Studio Art, MA in Art History.

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