Horizons is such a lovely, vast, intangible notion! The exhibit, Horizons, is vast in interpretation as well. Our daily lives see the horizon everywhere we turn. Just like life, the horizon, whether metaphorical or literal, is dynamic and ever changing. These horizons are chameleon and take on many forms, such as a new place, a new idea, a new adventure; and with each form, is […]
Please plan to attend the October 21st regular meeting as two votes will be held in addition to our usual business, show and tell, and member technique demonstration. There are some business items being considered by the Steers to be considered by members. The creative item is to select the theme for the 2018 PIQF show while we are all creatively motivated from the fabulous […]
Horizons is the selected theme for the Mancuso 2017 exhibit forthe Pacific International Quilt Festival (PIQF) in Santa Clara, CA. At our August 19th meeting 23 gorgeous quilts were turned it. What a variety of approaches our members took!Eldrid Schafer’s piece “After the Rain” (left below) and Kathleen Malvern’s quilt “Forest Horizons” (right below) were tied as members choice for this show.
The 20 members who had the pleasure of attending this 3 day workshop at the Clarion are brimming with new creative energy. We played, made marks in on paper, paper towels, and, our fabric; collaged, laughed; painted and made more marks; learned new materials and new uses for wonder-under and left the workshop with 2-3 pieces of new multi-media works. What a weekend of positive […]