It’s Time for Creative Strength Training!

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I’ve led more workshops (at Jane Dunnewold Studios) than I can count, and have encountered people all along the continuum of creative confidence. Some people were already comfortable with their creativity, and easily introduced themselves as “artists.” They were usually sitting next to someone, who when asked, flatly denied any… Read more »

Excellence in Fibers Museum Exhibition Artists

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Excellence in Fibers was originally designed to be a print-only, juried exhibition. With EIF 2016, we were able to add on an exhibition at the New Bedford Art Museum, New Bedford, Mass. (www.newbedfordart.org). This was an exciting new development for us. You can imagine that it also posed some tough… Read more »

Korea Bojagi Forum: A Creative Journey

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EDITOR’S NOTE: Scroll all the way to the end to see the image gallery! When I opened the email that included an invitation from Chunghie Lee to speak at this year’s Korea Bojagi Forum, I was floored and humbled. My reply to her was, “Yes, yes! See you in Seoul!”… Read more »

Changes & Submission Opportunities in the Quilt World

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The quilt arena has recently heard that the American Quilter’s Society will cease publishing books next year,  the International Machine Quilters Association is folding, and the Quilter’s Newsletter magazine will cease publication. With all of these changes in the quilt world, Quilt National has taken an even more prominent role… Read more »