Monday, September 15, 2014

Sandra Bruce juried into MQX

Self Portrait, Sandra Bruce
Self Portrait by Sandra Bruce has been juried into the MQX Quilt Festival in Springfield, Ill Sept 24-27th, 2014. The MQX Quilt Festival has been conducting quilting education conferences for more than 14 years and is the largest machine quilting show in the United States.

Nancy Ryan and Denise Oyama Miller showing in Markleeville Gallery

Majestic, Nancy Ryan
Nancy Ryan and Denise Oyama Miller have been invited to display their textile art at Markleeville's Fall Art Festival on Saturday, October 4, 2014 from 10:00am to 4:00pm.  In addition, there will be  wide variety of artistic creations to enjoy from Fine Art, Silks, Glass, Fabric Art and Photography.

Yosemite Gold, Denise Oyama Miller
Markleeville Art & Soul Gallery is located at 14841 Hwy 89, Markleeville, CA.  For additional information about this event,  call 530-694-2787.

Friday, September 12, 2014

Paula Chung Show in Carson City

"Silk & Sinew", a show representing Paula Chung's work spanning almost a decade, will showcase large silk florals to body imaging on various substrates. Sara Rockinger, a fiber & installation artist, was commissioned to write an accompanying essay on Paula's work. This show is presented and funded by Capital City Arts Initiative of Carson City, Nevada.

Where: CCAI Courthouse Gallery
            885 E. Musser St.
            Carson City, NV 89702

When: Sept. 22 through Jan. 22, 2015, open M-F 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Reception: Sept. 26, 5-7 p.m.; artist talk 5:30

ARTful Women Showing at Vacaville Art Gallery

Big Leaf; Ann Sanderson

ARTful Women cordially invite you to their first fall gallery show at:

718 East Monte Vista Ave.
Vacaville, CA 95688
(707) 448-8712

Sept. 20 -- Oct. 25
Reception Sept. 20, 5-8 pm

Gallery hours:  Tues. through Sat., 12-4 pm
Sun. and Mon., closed

More upcoming events:

Main Street Gallery in Weaverville, CA, opens October 2014

Pence Gallery in Davis, CA, opens in November 2014

48 Natoma Gallery in Folsom, CA, opens in January 2015

More info at, where you will also find links to our individual websites.

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Cathy Miranker juried into New Quilts of Northern California

Mood Swings (front), Cathy Miranker
Cathy Miranker’s double-sided quilt, Mood Swings, has been juried into the New Quilts of Northern California exhibit at the Pacific International Quilt Festival. The show will be held October 16–19th at the Santa Clara Convention Center.
Mood Swings (back), Cathy Miranker

Ann Baldwin May included in 1,000 Quilt Inspirations Book

Geen Fish Among the Kelp; Ann Balwin May

An image from Ann Baldwin May's Green Fish Among the Kelp has been accepted into Sandra Sider's upcoming book, 1000 Quilt Inspirations. The book is expected to be published in Jan, 2015.

Friday, August 15, 2014

Pixeladies piece in Blue Line Arts' "Politically Charged"

War in Black and White, The Pixeladies (Kris Sazaki and Deb Cashatt)

The Pixeladies' "War in Black and White" is part of the exhibit "Politically Charged" at Blue Line Arts in Roseville, CA from Sep 5 - Oct 11, 2014. Here is the link to the press release.