The Brandford/Elliott Award for Excellence in Fiber Art (B/EA), (formerly known as the Lillian Elliott Award), became a well-known honor in a very short time, perhaps because there are almost no other awards specifically designated for emerging artists working with fiber, and because the need is so great. To put… Read more »
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The Longhouse Education and Cultural Center has launched a crowd-sourced funding campaign called “Weaving a New Future — A Home for Indigenous Arts for Generations to Come”. The campaign reaches out to new and existing supporters of the Longhouse Education and Cultural Center to become part of an exciting initiative… Read more »
This fall, the James A. Michener Art Museum in Doylestown, Pennsylvania, will be one of only two museums in the United States to host a stellar textile exhibition of 35 historical and contemporary quilts with trans-Atlantic ties. The exhibition is titled, Blanket Statements: New Quilts by Kaffe Fassett and Historical… Read more »
This post is a snapshot of travel in Poland on a textile tour with Jolanta Szymczyk of Experience Poland. It sounds like a wonderful trip! They are heading to Poland at the end of May. Now may be the perfect time for a textile journey! We’ve just arrived in Krakow, Poland’s… Read more »
Here is the Table of Contents for the Spring Issue of Fiber Art Now. Click Here to see the full size version. Why not give yourself a year’s worth of inspiration with your own subscription?