Monday, October 13, 2014

Artful Women exhibiting at the Pence Gallery in Davis

The Artful Women, a group of Northern California fiber artists, will have a show at the Pence Gallery in Davis. The show will be up from Nov. 14 - Deb 20, 2014 with the opening reception on Nov. 14. 

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

SAQA Conference in Portland April 30-May 3, 2015



Registration is open for Fiberlandia, SAQA's annual conference in Portland, Or April 30-May 3, 2015. If you register before Oct 31, 2014, you will receive the Early Bird Discount and pay only $350.

Portland is a vibrant and progressive city, fiber-friendly and full of art opportunities. Join your fellow SAQA members for a conference full of informative talks, workshops, networking and socializing. Come early and stay after the conference to enjoy all that Portland and the surrounding area has to offer. Here are a few favorite Portland activities.

See who is speaking and presenting here, possible workshop opportunities here, learn about the Spotlight Auction here and hotel accommodations here. It's all been arranged for you!

The hotel is booking up quickly so if you intend to go, make your reservations now.

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Two Quilts by Cathy Miranker in Pacific International Quilt Festival

Imaginary Geographies, Cathy Miranker
Cathy Miranker has had two additional quilts juried into the Pacific International Quilt Festival being held October 16–19th at the Santa Clara Convention Center.

Class Act, Cathy MIranker

Contemporary Quilt and Fiber Artists on display at the Wallace Stegner Environmental Center

Waterfall, Diane Carver
The Bay Area group Contemporary Quilt and Fiber Artists will display 37 works in the Wallace Stegner Environmental Center, 5th floor of the San Francisco Public Library,100 Larkin Street, San Francisco, CA from October 11, 2014 to April 24, 2015.

View from Rendezvous Point II, Dolores Miller
More than 20 local artists are represented, including Northern (California/Nevada) SAQA region members Reva Bailey, Diane Carver, Linda Cline, Geri Patterson-Kutras, Jennifer Landau, Maureen Lardie, Ann Baldwin May, Dolores Miller, Caroline Ogg, and Amy Witherow.

Each artist has recorded an audio explanation of their work, materials or influences, which visitors can listen to with a QR Code application on their phone. The exhibit is sponsored by the Wallace Stegner Environmental Center, Friends of the San Francisco Public Library and CQFA.

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

ARTful Women show at the Main Street Gallery in Weaverville

Another World, Joan Dyer


ARTful Women cordially invite you to our second fall gallery show at:

MAIN STREET GALLERY
490 Main Street
Weaverville, CA 06093
(530) 623-9259

Oct. 3 -- Oct. 30
Reception Sat., Oct. 4, 5-8 pm

Gallery hours:  Tues. thru Sat., 11-4
Sun. and Mon. closed
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More upcoming events:

Pence Gallery in Davis, CA, opens  November 14, 2014

48 Natoma Gallery in Folsom, CA, opens  January 23, 2015

More info at www.artful-women.blogspot.com, where you will also find links to our individual websites.

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.