Fiber

2020 Season Opening

Start date
Tuesday, 02/18/2020, 10:00 AM
End date
Saturday, 07/11/2020, 4:00 PM
The Virginia Quilt Museum will be hosting four new exhibitions in 2020.
Location

301 S Main Street
Harrisonburg, VA 22801
United States

Alice Kagawa Parrott at the loom

Encountering Alice Kagawa Parrott

The practice of fiber artist Alice Kagawa Parrott (1929 – 2009) springs to new life in slides uncovered in the American Craft Council’s Archives.

Chunky knit blanket workshop

Start date
Saturday, 02/08/2020, 1:00 PM
End date
Saturday, 02/08/2020, 4:00 PM
Learn to knit a super thick blanket with merino wool roving
Location

PO Box 80
Marine on St. Croix, MN 55047
United States

Knit rope basket workshop

Start date
Saturday, 01/11/2020, 1:00 PM
End date
Saturday, 01/11/2020, 4:00 PM
Learn to knit a sturdy basket – perfect for organization in the New Year
Location

PO Box 80
Marine on St. Croix, MN 55047
United States

Flag Wool & Fiber Festival 2020

Start date
Saturday, 05/30/2020, 8:00 AM
End date
Sunday, 05/31/2020, 4:00 PM
Flag Wool & Fiber Festival includes fiber animal exhibits, live shearing, fiber and cultural demonstrations, a fiber arts competition, and more.
Location

2340 N. Fort Valley Road
Flagstaff, AZ 86001
United States

"Color Improvisations 2"

Start date
Saturday, 01/04/2020, 5:30 PM
End date
Sunday, 03/29/2020, 4:30 PM
International exhibition of contemporary quilts curated by Nancy Crow
Location

107 Cliff Park Road
Springfield, OH 45504
United States

Holiday Hand Papermaking Workshop with Jacqueline Mallegni

Start date
Saturday, 12/14/2019, 10:00 AM
End date
Saturday, 12/14/2019, 4:00 PM
Papermaking workshop will focus on ‘holiday paper’ using earth pigments and indigo to create colorful paper and monoprints.
Location

634 Canyon Road - Building C
Santa Fe, NM 87501
United States

"Forage | Local Color" Opening Reception

Start date
Thursday, 10/24/2019, 7:00 PM
End date
Thursday, 10/24/2019, 10:00 PM
Join artists Annie Hejny and Annabella Sardelis for the opening reception of "Foraged | Local Color."
Location

717 S 10th St
Minneapolis, MN 55404
United States

Artisan Textiles and Indigo with Aboubakar Fofana

Start date
Thursday, 10/24/2019, 5:00 PM
End date
Thursday, 10/24/2019, 7:00 PM
Join us in welcoming international artist Aboubakar Fofana from Mali to Textile Center for a special pop-up gallery event featuring the indigo-dyed textiles for which he is known and celebrated around the world.
Location

3000 University Avenue SE
Minneapolis, MN 55414
United States

Winter Tea

Start date
Saturday, 12/07/2019, 1:00 PM
End date
Saturday, 12/07/2019, 4:00 PM
Fawn Valentine will be presenting, "American Quilt History." After her talk, there will be an heirloom quilt show-and-tell and a tea.
Location

301 S Main Street
Harrisonburg, VA 22801
United States

"California Fibers: A Closer Look"

Start date
Saturday, 01/18/2020, 2:00 PM
End date
Saturday, 02/29/2020, 5:00 PM
Contemporary works in a wide range of fiber media by members of California Fibers, a juried group of Southern California artists.
Location

"SAVE the REEF"

Start date
Friday, 10/11/2019, 9:00 AM
End date
Wednesday, 10/30/2019, 10:00 PM
"SAVE the REEF" is an immersive fiber exhibition designed to stimulate discussion and promote action to save the dying coral reefs of the world.
Location

240 S Glenwood St
Jackson, WY 83001
United States

"Singular Couture"

Start date
Thursday, 10/10/2019, 11:00 AM
End date
Friday, 11/15/2019, 6:00 PM
"Singular Couture" represents a variety of artists by commissioned one-of-a-kind painted silk coats and jackets.
Location

8405 Germantown Ave.
Philadelphia , PA 19118
United States

Interwoven Stories | A Night of Textile Tales

Start date
Wednesday, 10/02/2019, 7:00 PM
End date
Wednesday, 10/02/2019, 9:00 PM
Join us for an intimate night to hear stories spoken from local individuals telling of their beloved textile pieces and share a story of your own!
Location

1224 Marshall St. NE, Suite 200
Minneapolis, MN 55413
United States

Alexandra Kehayoglou, Shelter for a Memory

Magic Carpets

Alexandra Kehayoglou’s rugs evoke vanishing landscapes and verdant memories.

"Layered: Laurel Izard and Edwin Shelton"

Start date
Sunday, 09/08/2019, 2:00 PM
End date
Friday, 09/27/2019, 4:00 PM
This exhibition features two distinct approaches of the expression and structure of quilts.
Location
Chesterton Art Center

1115 4th Street
Chesterton, IN 46304
United States