Thursday, July 2, 2009

This Month in CT

Here are some of the things our SAQA CT members are up to this month:

Jane Davila is offering a workshop in printmaking techniques in Ridgefield CT on July 17th and 18th from 10am - 4pm; Techniques include block printing, nature printing, thermofax printing, screen printing, monoprinting, collagraphy and pochoir printing.
For more info visit

July 16th, 17th and 18th: Craft Expo at the Guilford Arts Center
Fiber Art and Wearable Fiber Art will be on display along with art of all media. For more info visit: Guilford Arts Center

July 19th: Pat Ferguson will lecture on the care and maintenance of quilts at the Windham Textile & Historical Museum in Willimantic, CT

July 30th: Martha Sielman will lecture on Masters: Art Quilts at the Bristol Public Library, 6:30pm

Liz Alpert Fay will be showing her work at the Barron Art Center in Woodbrige, New Jersey July 10th - August 6th
Barron Art Center
582 Rahway Ave
Woodbridge, NJ 07095

All Month: Abstract Geometry - an online exhibition curated by Clairan Ferrono
features SAQA CT member Norma Schlager's artwork "Configurations IV: Sunset City"
See it at SAQA's main website, Gallery

Prior online exhibitions on SAQA's website included Three, featuring Pat Ferguson's "Footprints at Watch Hill", A Study in Contrasts and Illumination.

All Month: "CELEBRATION QUILTS": over thirty quilts that celebrate special events, people, and places, from traditional wedding quilts to a series of art quilts honoring the Boston Red Sox. See it at the Windham Textile & Historical Museum

All Month:
Karen Loprete's unique and colorful creations are on display at Spector Furniture - 385 Main Street, Ansonia, CT from now through September

New Book by SAQA-CT Artist Dawn Allen

Attention cat lovers, practitioners of meditation and fans of fiber art! SAQA-CT artist Dawn Allen has published a new book The A...