Posted by & filed under Sculptural Basketry, Sculptural Fiber.

The Annual American Craft Council San Francisco Show (www.craftcouncil.org/sf) kicks off Aug. 8 at Fort Mason featuring this year’s “Make Room: Modern Design Meets Craft - Let’s Entertain” celebrating everything home entertainment, from décor to culinary. Six interior designers have created their own vignette inspired by some of the artists and craftsmen featured in the three-day...
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Rebecca Siemering, Captain America Suit, 2011 Found lottery tickets dental floss, man’s suit 72" X 30" X 24" When you enter a gallery of artwork created with cotton, silk, rusty measuring tapes, dental floss, and used lottery tickets, you know you have stepped into the dazzling world of contemporary fiber art. The American Textile History Museum in Lowell, Mass. is thrilled to present...
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Posted by & filed under Fiber & Textles Education, international, Mixed Media.

Last summer, three art faculty: Barbara Westman, SRU, Agata Zielińska- Głowacka (AFA) and Aleksander Windyński (AFA)initiated a new project between the two Fibers Studios located at our institutions. The goal was to engage our students and faculty in an international, intercultural art conversation and collaboration.  It was our common decision that all participants were to respond to the...
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Ealish Wilson, Textile Design

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Alison Demonte, Textile Designer Modern meets craft at the 39th annual American Craft Council San Francisco Show at Fort Mason Center on Aug. 8 -10. Amid this eclectic gathering of artists and craftsmen is the “Make Room: Modern Design Meets Craft” home decor showcase featuring six celebrated Bay Area interior designers. This year’s theme “Let’s Entertain” focuses on the symbiotic...
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Posted by & filed under Eco-Dyeing, Natural Dyes.

Here are eco dye and natural dye resources to “unearth,” compliments of  the artists that were featured in a previous issue of Fiber Art Now (Summer, '13). Arlee Barr albedoarlee.wordpress.comhttp://fyberspace.bigcartel.com/ Yvonne DaltonHand Eye Magazine ArticleArticle on TIGHR.netThe International Guild of Hand Hooking Rug Makers (TIGHR) Irit Dulman WebsiteFlickrBlog Wendy...
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