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Thursday, August 31, 2017

September 2017 News

Volunteer Opportunity

VSA Vermont, the state organization for arts and disabilities, is looking for mentors with fiber art skills. The program pairs mentors with high school students who work together in the arts. If you are interested in volunteering, you can see more information at   Director Toby MacNutt would be happy to answer questions.

On View

Karen Henderson will be exhibiting as a guest artist in

Show #20

September 1- October 6, 2017
The Front Gallery
6 Barre Street
Montpelier, VT
Opening Reception: Friday, September 1, 5-8pm
Gallery Hours: Fridays: 5-8pm, Saturdays: 11am-8pm, or by appointment

Don't miss Marya Lowe's Art Quilts at

"Bamboula I" by Marya Lowe

Sweet Simone's Bakery
September 25 - September 20 (at least), 2017
40 Bridge Street
Richmond, VT
Hours: Mon-Sat: 7am-5pm, Sunday: 7am-2pm

Marya notes that the end of the exhibit is a bit open-ended, so after September 20th it is encouraged you call ahead to be sure it is still on view. Delicious baked goods, caffeine and vibrant artwork...a sweet combination!

Rosalind Daniels is part of the SAQA ME/NH/VT/MA/RI region exhibit

Wicked Good Art Quilts

"Egg Carton, Flipped" by Rosalind Daniels

On display through September 30, 2017
Bridgewater Mill
102 Woolen Mill Road
Bridgewater, VT 05034
Gallery Reception: Saturday, September 9 from 2-4pm

Note: If you attend at a time other than the Reception and find the gallery locked, don't despair! There is always someone in the Thrift Shop on the 3rd floor. Let them know you're there to see the exhibit and someone will gladly open the door for you.

Dianne Schullenberger is one of the exhibiting artists at the upcoming exhibit at the Kent Museum

Refuge - Vermont Artists Respond

September 9 - October 8, 2017
7 Old West Church Road
Calais, VT 
Fridays-Sundays 10am-5pm, or by appointment
Opening Celebration: Saturday, September 9, 3-5pm
Closing Celebration: Sunday, October 8, 3-5

Of Note

Still on Newstands!

Karen Henderson was interviewed for an Artist feature article in the July/August 2017 issue of New England Home Magazine.  Artistry: The Fabric of Our Lives, by Julie Dugdale (pages 42, 44 & 45)
The article is also available online HERE as part of New England Home's 'Artists and Makers' series.

Elizabeth Fram's piece "It Isn't That Simple" appeared on the August 25, 2017 edition of SDA's Friday Fibers Roundup blog.

"It Isn't That Simple" by Elizabeth Fram