‘Stir the Pot’ quilts tackle social issues

6/20/2014, 6 a.m.

“Stir the Pot: An Exhibit of Socially Relevant Issues,” featuring quilts by local and national textile artists, opens June 28 at ART Station in Stone Mountain.

The opening reception takes place from 7 to 9 p.m. in the gallery.

“Stir the Pot” is hosted by the Ebony Stitchers Quilt Guild. It explores issues of justice, health care and politics through a quilter’s eye. “American Springs: A Cause for Justice,” an exhibit that has traveled nationally, also is featured.

The exhibit runs through Aug. 16.

ART Station is at 5384 Manor Drive. For more information, email ebonystitchers1@bellsouth.net or call the ART Station at 770-469-1105.