Artist residency | Anna Hechtman making challah covers

From: 31 January 2019
To: 24 February 2019

Meet our Storytellers artist-in-residence, Anna Hechtman.

Anna is a textile designer based in Melbourne, focusing on embroidery, crochet, weaving, tapestry and natural dyeing. Come and sit with Anna as she creates embroidered challah covers inspired by our collection. While you watch her work there will also be embroidery materials for you to pick up and create your own piece.

Anna will be in residence until Sunday 24 February during the following times:
Tuesdays, 10am to 12pm  /  1pm to 3pm
Wednesdays, 10am to 12pm  /  1pm to 3pm
Sundays 13 and 27 January, 10 and 24 February, 2pm to 5pm

Once her residency is completed you’ll still be able to view a selection of various examples of embroidery from our Museum collection, for example torah covers and challah covers, until 3 March.


Free with Museum admission