Posts Tagged 'tapestry'

July Fiber Art Picks!

Samantha Bittman Untitled, 2019 Acrylic on Hand-woven Textile 20 x 16 inches Courtesy of the Gallery The Near Distant Future June 16 – July 14, 2019 Super Dutchess Gallery  The Near Distant Future explores the idea of visual perception and

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July Fiber Art Picks!

Samantha Bittman Untitled, 2019 Acrylic on Hand-woven Textile 20 x 16 inches Courtesy of the Gallery The Near Distant Future June 16 – July 14, 2019 Super Dutchess Gallery  The Near Distant Future explores the idea of visual perception and

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June Fiber Art Picks!

  Installation view Courtesy of the gallery Distant Mirrors May 2 – June 8, 2019 ClampArt Comprised of three large Jacquard tapestries from the Some People Tapestry Cycle, two monoprints from the Frieze series, and a selection of screen prints,

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June Fiber Art Picks!

  Installation view Courtesy of the gallery Distant Mirrors May 2 – June 8, 2019 ClampArt Comprised of three large Jacquard tapestries from the Some People Tapestry Cycle, two monoprints from the Frieze series, and a selection of screen prints,

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AIR Cycle 10 Artist Highlight: Dance Doyle

It was almost fate that brought Oakland’s Dance Doyle to the medium of tapestry weaving from ceramics in college. Originally a theatre major, she realized it was not what she was meant to do after a teacher told the class

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AIR Cycle 10 Artist Highlight: Dance Doyle

It was almost fate that brought Oakland’s Dance Doyle to the medium of tapestry weaving from ceramics in college. Originally a theatre major, she realized it was not what she was meant to do after a teacher told the class

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May Fiber Art Picks!

Tanya Aguiñiga: Craft & Care The Museum of Art and Design May 8, 2018 to October 2, 2018 Event: In Conversation: Tanya Aguiñiga and Art Made Between Opposite Sides ,The Theater at MAD, May 12, 2018,  4:00 pm to 5:30

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May Fiber Art Picks!

Tanya Aguiñiga: Craft & Care The Museum of Art and Design May 8, 2018 to October 2, 2018 Event: In Conversation: Tanya Aguiñiga and Art Made Between Opposite Sides ,The Theater at MAD, May 12, 2018,  4:00 pm to 5:30

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DIY Mini Tapestry Necklace on a Cardboard Loom!

As a summer camp instructor at Textile Arts Center, and now as a Youth Education Intern, one of my favorite parts of the job has been teaching weaving. I love how excited and involved the kids become, and the beautiful

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DIY Mini Tapestry Necklace on a Cardboard Loom!

As a summer camp instructor at Textile Arts Center, and now as a Youth Education Intern, one of my favorite parts of the job has been teaching weaving. I love how excited and involved the kids become, and the beautiful

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Work in Progress: Alicia Scardetta

This month, along with sunny, spring days, a new program started at TAC Manhattan – Work in Progress. Work in Progress (WiP) is a behind the scenes look into the studio practice of contemporary artists and designers, to engage the public

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Work in Progress: Alicia Scardetta

This month, along with sunny, spring days, a new program started at TAC Manhattan – Work in Progress. Work in Progress (WiP) is a behind the scenes look into the studio practice of contemporary artists and designers, to engage the public

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Navajo Tapestry in Antelope Canyon

Last week I got the chance to fly out to Arizona and join my sister for the remainder of her cross country road trip home to Los Angeles.  Upon arriving in Phoenix, we headed north towards Page to visit the

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Navajo Tapestry in Antelope Canyon

Last week I got the chance to fly out to Arizona and join my sister for the remainder of her cross country road trip home to Los Angeles.  Upon arriving in Phoenix, we headed north towards Page to visit the

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VARIATIONS ON A THEME: Alicia Scardetta

It seems like it was just yesterday that Alicia Scardetta was interning at the Textile Arts Center and beginning to conceive of some really stellar new ideas of wrapping yarn while weaving. But it wasn’t yesterday – it was three

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VARIATIONS ON A THEME: Alicia Scardetta

It seems like it was just yesterday that Alicia Scardetta was interning at the Textile Arts Center and beginning to conceive of some really stellar new ideas of wrapping yarn while weaving. But it wasn’t yesterday – it was three

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Modern Tapestry: Erin M Riley

Whenever I look at a work of handwoven art, my heart sings. Seeing or touching something that has been worked so hard by hand is an amazing sensation; the intimate interaction between the weaver and his or her handwoven textile

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Modern Tapestry: Erin M Riley

Whenever I look at a work of handwoven art, my heart sings. Seeing or touching something that has been worked so hard by hand is an amazing sensation; the intimate interaction between the weaver and his or her handwoven textile

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Inspiration Board: Tapestry Weaving

I recently took TAC’s Tapestry Weaving After Workshop with Katy Fischer, and left feeling totally inspired by the medium of tapestry weaving — especially how many artists are playing with such an historical form. Check out these contemporary weavers that

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Inspiration Board: Tapestry Weaving

I recently took TAC’s Tapestry Weaving After Workshop with Katy Fischer, and left feeling totally inspired by the medium of tapestry weaving — especially how many artists are playing with such an historical form. Check out these contemporary weavers that

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