Tuesday, April 27, 2021

SAQA CT Regional Meeting this Saturday!


  • Our next Connecticut Regional Zoom Call on Saturday, May 1st
    • The meeting will include a panel discussion about Critique Groups, led by CT artists Kate Themel, Sue Millen and Lina Lawall
    • Check out the APRIL 2021 Newsletter for Zoom log in details
  • Drop off your fiber art at Gallery 53 for the "Inches of Stitches" Textile show
    • All entries must be “Ready to Hang”
    • There are no size or date restrictions
    • Mounted or sculpture in fiber is accepted
    • Artwork does not have to be for sale. A 30% commission will be taken on sold items. Price on Request (POR) and Not For Sale (NFS) are acceptable entries. For further information about the show, call the Gallery at (203) 235-5347
    • Entry fee: $15 for 2 entries
    • Delivery dates & times: Friday, April 30th, 2021 12 – 4 pm and Saturday, May 1st, 2021 10 – 2 pm
    • Reception: Saturday, May 8th, 2021 
    • Pick-up: Friday, May 28th, 2021; Saturday, May 29th 2021
    • Contact Information: Sandy Goodyear at GALLERY 53 / gallery53ct@gmail.com / 203.235.5347 53 Colony Street / Meriden, CT 06451 
    • OPEN: Friday: 12- 4; Saturday: 10 - 2 Directions & hours: https://www.gallery53.org/direction-and-hours.html 

The SAQA CT Newsletter is full of great information about current and future events.  Here are a few highlights from the APRIL 2021 edition:

  • Artist Spotlight: CATHERINE WHALL SMITH
  • Information about the next CT Regional Retreat at the Incarnation Center, planned for November
  • Critique Group resources at saqa.com
  • SAQA CT Member News
  • "The Finish Line" helpful tips to finishing quilts, by Christina Blais

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