Rania Pallad working at home - 2008
Rania Pallad, Treasurer of The Museum of the San Fernando Valley works on updating Federal 501c3 papers for the Museum Community. The table covering was made by her great grandmother in Greece.
Crochet and macrame were chiefly women's art before the modern era. Such practical arts were related to the knots made in fishing nets, and were an outgrowth of a seafaring culture.