"Scarf 1 Patience", Andrea Donnelly

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Friday Fibers Roundup

This week’s Friday Fibers Roundup features historical inquiries into Incan communication, Icelandic garments, and WWII era knitting, as well as a call for artist-in-residence, and two opening exhibitions. 1) The video “Threads That Speak: How The Inca Used Strings to Communicate” looks at the system of knotted string—known as quipus—which was used for communication (via

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Award Winners for “Shifting Landscapes”

Shifting Landscapes, SDA’s juried exhibition, recently opened at form & concept gallery in Santa Fe, New Mexico this February. The works in the show explore both traditional and non-traditional interpretations of place either inspired by or made from fiber and textile materials and techniques. Even though there were so many great works accepted into the

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Forty Year Flashback: Fall 2013

This week’s Forty Year Flashback comes from our Fall 2013 Journal “Latin American Fibers” and features the article “Velocity and Memory: Betsabeé Romero” by Pamela Scheinman. 

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