Fri, Sep 01|
This is not Your Grandma's Fibre Art
Sisterhood Fibres Art - Group Show. Sponsored by Sisterhood Fibres.
Time & Location
Sep 01, 7:00 p.m. – Sep 16, 5:00 p.m.
Tatamagouche, 362 Main St, Tatamagouche, NS B0K 1V0, Canada
About the Event
Opening reception September 1, 7pm
Sisterhood Fibres has invited a group of fibre artists who interact with fibre in a variety of materials. These artists challenge perceptions and alter ideas of Fibre Art.
Bonny Hall - fantastical birds and animals sculpted with felting needles and wet-felting techniques. Doris-Ann Savoie - Basket weaving using splint reed and traditional techniques Jane Whitten - contemporary basketmaker and knitter creating functional and dysfunctional pieces using traditional and non-traditional materials Silvana Valiani- experimental fibre artist over several mediums. Nuno Felting, weaving and knitting Charlene and Debbie Miller - designers, dyers and rug hookers with wool Tzigane Caddell - dyes cotton, linen and silk shawsl& scarves in natural indigo