Posts made in February, 2014

Call for Entries–Fiber Sculpture Exhibit

Posted by on Feb 7, 2014 in News

Lisa Curwen Studio is organizing a fiber sculpture show called “Home to Roost” in conjunction with the Denver Home Show March 14-16.

Entries are being accepted now through February 21. More information is available on the Denver Home Show web site.

“Home to Roost” is a fiber sculpture competition, exhibition, and sale which features the work of professional and emerging artists living in and/or working in the greater Denver Region. We are looking for fun, innovative, and design driven work that enhances residential and/or commercial interior spaces.

Prospectus and Entry form for Home to Roost

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Call for Entries–Blue Ridge Fiber Show

Posted by on Feb 5, 2014 in News

This is a Call for Entries to the Blue Ridge Fiber Show 2014 taking place at the North Carolina

Arboretum in Asheville, NC in the fall of 2014.   You may have seen some of the ads in  recent

Handwoven, VAV,  Shuttle, Spindle and Dyepot and Complex Weavers Journal already.

    It is an international, biennial show of handweaving, felting and spinning open to both amateurs

and professionals.  The theme is “Mountains and Meadows.”

   The show is not juried.  We rely on you to send us your very best work and we will show it all,

however, all entries are judged in their categories for First, Second, Honorable Mention and for

various special prizes with specific criteria. These are cash awards. Our judge this year is Lynn

Pollard of Broadwovens in Atlanta, GA.    

    The Western North Carolina Fiber/Handweavers Guild sponsors the show with its many

volunteers.  More details including the prospectus, entry forms and photos of the winners in the

2012 show can be found at their website:  Click on the menu item “blue ridge fiber

show” from the home page.   If you have any questions, please email

Deadline for entry is August 1, 2014.  We hope to have you join us.

Thank you,

Teena Tuenge, Coordinator 2014

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