Shirret™ Gathering

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Louise McCrady's daughter and grandchildren

Lexa is a painter, sculptor, author, environmentalist who recently studied earth science and economics. BFA Syracuse University VPA included history of architecture at Sir John Cass London UK. MFA Hunter College CUNY, magna cum laude. An adjunct professor, she is a visiting artist at art residencies. Exhibitions in NYC, the Hamptons, London, Paris, Tokyo, Sao Paolo.

Louise McCrady, and her mother Katrin Hart Benson

started, and created the word Shirret™ beginning in the 1930s. Bachelor of Sciences "With Highest Honors", 5th in the first class to admit women at Purdue University, she was an early Annie in Little Orphan Annie, an Indianapolis Star book reviewer, Big Band vocalist, and later an adjunct professor and author.

Saving Earth's Ecosphere is Important to Us

We recycle used fabrics into new style and beauty, as comforting rugs and objects that brighten the home environment. 

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