Posted by & filed under Fiber Art, Fiber Art Exhibition.

Reserve your tickets now for the Saturday, October 28 opening party and curator talk! Fuller Craft Museum: Gender Bend: Women in Wood, Men at the Loom is a multi-media exhibition featuring male weavers alongside female wood turners – two populations that have been traditionally underrepresented in their fields. This project will introduce the public to remarkable artists who challenge our...
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The Peabody Essex Museum (PEM) presents one of America’s most iconic artists in a new light. Georgia O'Keeffe: Art, Image, Style is the first exhibition to explore O’Keeffe’s unified, modern aesthetic and distinctive self-styling by presenting her paintings with her never-before-exhibited handmade garments and photographs of the artist. Organized by the Brooklyn Museum and guest curator...
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Posted by & filed under Excellence in Fibers, Fiber Art, Fiber Art Exhibition, Fiber Art Now.

This is Mariko Kusumoto's Excellence in Fibers story. "In my career, it has been my experience that one event can lead to another, connecting to more opportunities and taking you somewhere you had never imagined.    Being involved with Excellence in Fibers was one such event. My work was selected for inclusion in Excellence in Fibers 2016 and it appeared on the cover of the...
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Alanna Wilcox: author and part-time viking I’ve always loved the feeling of thread passing through my fingers. When I was a little girl I learned how to crochet and do needlepoint. In high school I moved on to counted cross-stitch and knitting. In college I was inspired by a crazy quilt and started to make one. After college I wanted to turn my cats fur into thread so I could embroider it...
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Posted by & filed under art quilt, Fiber Art Conference, Fiber Art Exhibition.

Are you familiar with Judith Trager,  artist, lecturer, juror and curator? Here is a primer on Judith and her work (thanks to Craftsy). The Dairy Arts Center in Boulder, Colorado is preparing for an exciting event, August 25-26, 2017. The 75 NEXT exhibition and symposium will allow attendees to attend a day-long symposium on the status of contemporary fiber arts and view exhibitions of...
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