Horizons is the selected theme for the Mancuso 2017 exhibit for the Quiltfest Oasis in Palm Springs and the Pacific International Quilt Festival (PIQF) in Santa Clara, CA. The description is as follows: The Art Quilt Association brings you their perception of “Horizons.” Literally, it is the line at the farthest place one can see where the sky seems to touch the earth. Figuratively, it is the fullest […]
The selections for the August Art Center show “Common Thread” have been announced. The first selection was the coveted “members award” awarded at the April turn-in meeting to Kathleen Malvern for her stunning hand dyed silk weaving Interconnected Movement. This piece was juried into the Lincoln Center in 2015 and appeared in the Front Range Contemporary Quilters Portfolio 2016 online exhibition. Kathleen says she honored that it received […]
AQuA member and fiber artist Ruth Ann Field is the Mesa County Libraries artist in residence. She will have open studio hours from 9 am to noon each Monday thru August 14 (except May 29 and July 3) so stop by and see what she is working on. She will also lead an number of events at the library, so check their online calendar. Congratulations […]
AQuA member Arden Blatter’s quilt was selected to be the artwork for the 2017 Palisade Peach Festival. Her 11″ x 14″ work was hand painted on silk with a gutta resist and features the varieties being picked during the festival. Congratulations Arden!
Spots are still available: Approximately 15 members paid the first half dues for the Deborah Fell “Mixed Media and Quilting” workshop on September 8,9,10. Please take the time to explore Deborah’s background, work, and art philosophy and join the class SOON. The class is $240 (includes 3 lunches) with $120 non-refundable deposit due at the May meeting and second half due at July meeting. Let’s learn and […]