Appalachians exhibit near and far

Posting early this month to include several exhibits I recommend seeing in person. First is ‘Black History Month’ at Concord University’s Arthur Butcher Art Gallery, Athens up through September 15. The full catalog is available on . I visited and went through the exhibit with Robby. We discussed how having time to explore materials… Continue reading Appalachians exhibit near and far

Stories are Made Loop by Loop Installed

On my Belly in the Grass, Domenica Zara Queen

Contemporary fiber artists using rug hooking techniques exhibit opens at Virginia Quilt Museum, Harrisonburg, VA until October 7, 2023. With digital catalog

Themes explored with fiber in exhibit

detail "Breaking the Cycle" Elizabeth Miller

In the lead-up to opening of ‘Stories are Made Loop by Loop’ at the Virginia Quilt Museum on July 12 this post highlights themes explored by the makers. The artists chose to spend hours alone with fiber, color, shapes and simple tools developing work that visualized a personal experience or important issue. They used the… Continue reading Themes explored with fiber in exhibit