Member Joan Morris will have a solo show at the Big Town Gallery in Rochester, VT.
"Merging Continuums: work from 2009 and 2010" will feature her work in shaped-resist dyeing in conjunction with painting, printing, metal applications and other pattern making methods.
The exhibit runs from October 13 through - November 21, 2010 with an Opening Reception on Saturday, October 16 from 5-7 PM
This image here shows a piece is entitled, "Opening",, 2010. It is shaped resist dyeing and 22 k gold/platinum mono print on hand milled silk substrate (photo credit: Joe Mehling)
(Editor's note: If you've never seen Joan's work in person, you really should try to make it to see this show!)
Big Town Gallery is in the center of town in Rochester on Rt. 100. just north of the park.
Their address is:
99 North Main
Rochester, VT 05767
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More Member news:
Althea Bilodeau will be showing her dyed and felted work at the Dutchess County Sheep and Wool Festival in Rhinebeck, NY.
The festival runs Saturday October 16 9am to 5pm
and Sunday October 17, 2010 10 am to 5pm
at the Dutchess County Fairgrounds
6550 Spring Brook Avenue
(Editor's note: This is an AWESOME thing to go to...I've only been once, but it's really, really great!) Lots of amazing fiber / textile art, as well as supplies (yay, candy shopping!) plus tons of other stuff going on. It's in a beautiful area too.... If you decide to go, find Althea and introduce yourself!
She can be found in Booth A-6!
In other news, members Mary Jane Russell and Karen Henderson will have their art included in "Forever Fiber: A Gathering of Fiber Artists".
A show held at Creative Space Gallery in Vergennes, VT, the show features guest and member artists' work in a variety of fiber media including basketry, wool felting, quilting and weaving.
The show will run from September 30 through November 13, 2010,
with an Opening Reception on Thursday, September 30 from 5-8pm
If you can, please stop in to introduce yourselves to the artists!
Creative Space Gallery hours are:
Thursdays 4-7pm, Fridays 2-7pm, Saturdays 12-6pm
or otherwise open by chance or appointment.
235 Main Street, Vergennes, VT
802-877-3850 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org