Joy Expressed in Shibori

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Fragments of Life: Textile Art by Barbara Goldberg University Art Gallery, New Bedford, MA/College of Visual and Performing Arts, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth May 26 to July 16, 2017 The exhibition was co-curated by Catherine Weller, Independent Curator and Artist, and Noelle Foye, Director of the New Bedford Art Museum…. Read more »

Pushing Textile Art to an Extreme Form

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  This Guest post is courtesy of fiber artist and teacher, Pat Pauly. Hold the catalog of Quilt National ‘17 in your hand and you’ll feel the energy. It’s got color and lots of it, but there is more. Offering a substantial background on Quilt National, an exhibition that steered… Read more »

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 »