June 24th Meeting:
Location: The Point Center for Arts and Education, Campus of C.C. Young Retirement Community, 4847 W. Lawther Dr., Dallas, TX 75214
Our mini-workshop is
Our program is Sculpting and Carving Books with Dr. Keith Kriegel.
Our speaker, Dr.Keith Kriegel takes discarded books and repurposes them into pieces of art. He was born and raised in Austin, Texas. After graduating from dental school, Keith set up a restorative dental practice in Dallas. For multiple years, D Magazine and Texas Monthly magazines have recognized him as one of the top dentists in Dallas and Texas. That same attention to detail and skill with his hands in his profession was the perfect segue to carving books as a pastime.
In 2017, one of Keith’s books won Best Sculpture in the Visual Arts Guild of Frisco’s ARTrageous Show. Also in 2017, his work was shown in the Visual Arts Guild of Frisco Juried Exhibition at Collin College. In 2018 one of Keith’s books
2019 Members’ Show Planet Fiber
This year’s theme, Planet Fiber, reflects our commitment to embrace recycling and endorse the effort needed to conserve resources to protect our planet from climate change.
You must be a Dallas Area Fiber Artist member to enter this show. Each member is guaranteed to have at least one piece accepted in the show! Deadline is June 23, 2019. The shows
Monday, August 26,
For more information see the DAFA website: https://www.dallasfiberartists.org/shows