DAFA’s ‘The Mind’s Eye’

cache_4084521511Dallas Area Fiber Artists (DAFA) has joined with members of the Lovers Lane United Methodist Church Foundation and the Alzheimer’s Association, Greater Dallas Chapter to commemorate World Alzheimer’s Month with an exhibit and sale of fiber art.

‘Let’s Make Alzheimer’s a Distant Memory: The Mind’s Eye’ will showcase fine fiber art that explores the impact of Alzheimer’s Disease while raising funds for Alzheimer’s research and caregiver support.… Read the rest

A Handbook of Lettering for Stitchers

tumblr_kzpvdursay1qa53iwo1_500Public Collectors is founded upon the concern that there are many types of cultural artifacts that public libraries, museums and other institutions and archives either do not collect or do not make freely accessible. Public Collectors asks individuals that have had the luxury to amass, organize, and inventory these materials to help reverse this lack by making their collections public.Read the rest

International FreeForm Fiberarts Guild 2013 Challenge

The International FreeForm Fiberarts Guild is hosting an online challenge every year. This year the theme was Mother Earth.

Click here to see all the entries. You can click each picture to read about the artist’s idea and to leave a comment.

You can also check the galleries from the previous annual challenges;



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Weave Across Texas 4-Day Conference

chtThe Contemporary Handweavers of Texas will be celebrating weaving and spinning during their four-day conference in Addison, TX.

CHT 2013 Conference – Weave Across Texas
Date:May 30 – June 2, 2013
Location: Addison Conference Center, 15650 Addison Road, Addison, TX
Cost: $5 per day (admission to the vendor hall and members’ exhibit)
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