Silk

Astrocytes on my mind
April 25th, 2014
alchemy: veriditas
April 24th, 2014
The Claim
April 19th, 2014
Outside These Walls
March 28th, 2014
boundaries (detail)
March 21st, 2014
East of the Sun and West of the Moon (Diana Krall)
March 18th, 2014
Some Other Spring (Billie Holliday)
March 18th, 2014
Up Jumped Spring (Freddie Hubbard)
March 18th, 2014
Up Jumped Spring (Freddie Hubbard) detail
March 18th, 2014
Rust and Indigo Shibori Scarves
March 16th, 2014
Yo (Heart) Tetris
March 15th, 2014
Gold Waves & Triangles
March 11th, 2014
Sticks and Dots
March 11th, 2014
Sky into water / Tides
March 6th, 2014
Nuno Felted Floral Dress
March 6th, 2014
Seamless  NunoFelted Black T-Shirt Dress
March 6th, 2014

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A psychedelic Felt Fantasia:


Circles of Felt Gone Wild
www.juxtapoz.com



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Kaneko - an artspace in Omaha - is in a FIBER frenzy NOW through April 25. Check out the all-star line-up, here:


Focus On Fiber at Kaneko in Omaha, Nebraska USA
www.surfacedesign.org



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Connect to fiber arts history via podcast with Jenelle Porter, curator of "Fiber Sculpture 1960-Present" (now on in Columbus, OH) & Sheila Hicks:


Jenelle Porter, Sheila Hicks
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Curator Jenelle Porter, artist Sheila Hicks.




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Experience recent QuiltCon in Austin, TX, here:


QuiltCon's Lasting Impressions
uppercasemagazine.com



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SDA Members can apply for SDA grants that support small events or personal development. Find out more, here! http://www.surfacedesign.org/get-involved/apply-sda-award-grant





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CodaWorx seeks socially-engaged submissions by February 28:


CODAmagazine - Editorial Calendar
www.codaworx.com
Seeking collaborative projects dealing with challenging local / world issues, creating spaces that help, heal, question or raise awareness.




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He's 109 and knits sweaters for penguins:


Australia's oldest man still knitting for human & animal friends
minisites.ninemsn.com.au



See Milisa Galazzi's work @EndicottCollege in "Organic to Geometric Investigations in Structure and Surface" http://ow.ly/Jmfp5
Registration now open for 2015 encaustic workshops with Paula Roland. http://www.rolandworkshops.com/
Laura Splan's work in TechNoBody at @ArtsWestchester now through March 21. http://ow.ly/Jme5p pic.twitter.com/uf6mQBosPZ
Voting for #BAMBiennial 2014 closes 3/1. Make your voice heard and then join us for the award ceremony on 3/6. pic.twitter.com/Xy13TWNILY
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Call-for-Entries NOW OPEN until April 15; students + emerging makers welcome:


Call For Entries for Catalog & Exhibition
www.surfacedesign.org
Materialities: Contemporary Textile Arts - SDA International Juried Exhibition




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View into elegant mud-dyed kimonos - and their decline:


Old Ways Prove Hard to Shed, Even as Crisis Hits Kimono Trade
www.nytimes.com



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Now you can see this show in the heartland of Ohio:


Fiber: Sculpture 1960–present | Wexner Center for the Arts
wexarts.org
“Splendid, viscerally engaging…[a] groundbreaking exhibition.”—Boston Globe




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"....meant to underscore the theatrical nature needed to be an artist today, which may bolster the argument in some quarters that the field is full of charlatans."


Sociologist Sarah Thornton Asks: What Is an Artist?
www.wsj.com



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Little Dandelion's "quiet rebellion" against mass production, Aussie-style:


Woollie Mammoth
www.littledandelion.com



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Lumi - formerly Inkodye - on Sharktank 2/13.


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It's happening. Lumi is going to be on @[166082193402927:274:Shark Tank] tomorrow. Tune in to ABC at 9PM / 8PM to see the worlds first prime time demo of #inkodye!



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As Fashion Week NYC begins, a celebration of fashion's senior moment:


This season's It Girls are all over the age of 60!
www.fannykarst.com



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Moving portraits of 100 female artists - including Elizabeth Murry, Louise Bourgeois & Judy Chicago:


Barbara Yoshida Captures 100 Female Artists In Their Homes & Studios
www.huffingtonpost.com