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Garland Quilt Guild Exhibit opens Oct. 17 at the Granville

Garland Quilt Guild Free Exhibit Oct. 17-Dec. 10 Granville Arts Center 300 N. Fifth Street Downtown Garland The Garland Quilt Guild returns to the Granville Arts Center, featuring expert stitch-work and pattern making. For more about the guild see http://www.garlandquiltguild.com/. The Guild meets on the 1st Tuesday evening of month, holds monthly workshops and performs …

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Dallas Area Fiber Artists – April 23rd Meeting

April 23rd Meeting We meet at 5:30 p.m. for our mini workshop, The Basics of Needlelace, presented by Carrie Noess. $5. Please bring your Go-Kit with basic sewing supplies. Our member meeting starts at 6:45 p.m. We welcome spring with a program presented by Judy Cogan on The Origins of European Handmade Lace. Please see …

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DFW Fiber Fest April 5 – 8

April 5-8, 2018
Irving Convention Center, Irving, TX

Register for Classes

http://dfwfiberfest.org/registration.html

Registration is only required if you want to take a class.  Registration is not required for General Admission attendees.  Just come to the Irving Convention Center any day the Vendor Hall is open — Friday, Saturday and Sunday — and pay …

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Free Basic Classes in Fiber Arts, Gelli Printing and Oil & Acrylic Painting

The Irving Art Association
offers free basic art classes for adults to get you started in art or in a new medium.

The Free Basics Classes follow a progressive sequence where you will learn basic skills via instructor demo/lecture — exercise —-practice. The series is designed for beginners to a particular art medium. Expect traditional as well …

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Narrative Threads: The AIDS Memorial Quilt

Narrative Threads: The AIDS Memorial Quilt
presented in partnership with UT Dallas and The NAMES Project
Meadows Gallery, Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, Denton TX
October 7 – December 9, 2017

The AIDS Memorial Quilt is a unique work of international arts activism that reflects the worldwide scope and personal impact of the …

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Garland Quilt Guild Exhibit opens Oct. 25th at the Granville Arts Center

Garland Quilt Guild Free Exhibit
Oct. 25 – Dec. 10

The Garland Quilt Guild returns to the Granville Arts Center with their annual FREE exhibit of amazing stitch-work and pattern making. For more about the Guild, see their website http://www.garlandquiltguild.com/.

The Granville Arts Center Gallery Space is open Monday through Friday, 10 a.m.-4 …

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Dallas Modern Quilt Guild Exhibit at the Granville

August 2 – September 16 at the Granville Arts Center in Garland TX.

Witness expert pattern-making and stitch-work in the Dallas Modern Quilt Guild’s FREE exhibit at the Granville Arts Center

The Granville Arts Center Gallery Space is open Monday through Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and during performances.

For more about the Guild, see http://dallasmodernquiltguild.blogspot.com/. 

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Over, Under and Beyond: Fort Worth Weavers Guild biennial show Sept. 9-30

The Fort Worth Weavers Guild biennial show is always a beautiful event. There will be handwoven items of silk, wool, cotton, and even some surprise elements. These fibers are woven into scarves, towels, wall hangings, rugs and sculptures. The members of the guild go all out to show their best work!

Location: Fort Worth Community …

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SEVEN: FIBERS opens August 19 at the Art Room

Artwork: “Days and Connections” Jennifer Cummings, 2016, Silkscreen pigment on hand woven cotton and linen, boucle, wool/mohair blend yarn.

“SEVEN: FIBERS” 
On exhibit August 19th – September 13th 
Opening August 19th
With Reception 6-9pm 

The ART ROOM

Located at 2712 Weisenberger Street, We’re back, and at our original location, too! After a …

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Carol Trice: Short Story Series opens July 20 at the Magnolia

Please join us for the opening reception of Carol Trice: Short Story Series | Thursday, July 20 from 6-8pm at The Magnolia Theatre!
Carol Trice
Short Story Series
July 20 – August 29, 2017

OPENING RECEPTION
Thursday, July 20, 2017
6 pm – 8 pm
Ro2 Art @ …

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Quilt Plano 2017 Aug. 11-12

Quilt Plano 2017

Friday and Saturday, August 11-12, 2017
9:00am – 5:00pm

Plano Event Center (formerly Plano Centre)
2000 East Spring Creek Parkway
Plano, TX 75074 http://www.qgplano.org/   General One-Day Admission – $10
Senior One-Day Admission (62+) – $9
Advance Sale One-Day Admission – $9
Children 12 and …

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Natural Dye Fiber Workshop June 11

NATURAL DYE FIBER WORKSHOP!

Sunday June 11th 2pm @bluehousetoo

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Dye 2 silk scarves using Eco-friendly organic materials ! $60 includes all materials to create your own unique pieces!  #art #artworkshop #dallas #dallasart #allenevents #allenart #allenartsalliance #ecofriendly #scarves #organic #greenfashion #naturaldye #valatx

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2017 DFW Fiber Fest April 6-9 in Irving

April 6-9, 2017

Irving Convention Center Irving, TX 2017 DFW Fiber Fest DFW Fiber Fest is the premier annual fiber event in the Dallas-Fort Worth community.  Held each Spring, DFW Fiber Fest is a locally focused non-profit organization that offers both vendors and classes.  We bring in a juried selection of local and regional fiber …

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When Threads Dance…

Houston fiber artists, Cynthia Hickok, Brenda J. Bunten-Schloesser and Linda Thompson will share their diverse textile artistry April 5-26, 2017, at Keller Town Hall, 1100 Bear Creek Parkway, Keller TX 76248. Their work has been shown in museums and galleries worldwide, and can be seen in many textile and decorator publications.

Cynthia creates her …

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DAFA Fiber Arts Exhibit in Irving

Dallas Area Fiber Artists (DAFA) presents a Fiber Arts Exhibit through March 24th at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan, Irving TX 75061. 

Directions Information on 183 road closures
Gallery hours Sun., Mon., Wed., Thurs. – 1-4pm Tues 10:30am-3:00pm. The exhibit is sponsored by the Irving Art Association.

The types of works include Shibori …

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Dallas Area Fiber Artists Meeting Feb. 27

DAFA Members Meeting

Monday, February 27, 2017

5:30pm – 9pm

Location: The Point, Center for
Arts and Education,
C.C. Young Retirement Community
4847 West Lawther Drive
Dallas, Texas

Mini Workshop, 5:30 pm

Feathered Headband

“Oh, Chapeau! The Secrets of Millinery Fibers”

Bring and wear a hat for our Mini …

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Register for 2017 FREE Basic Classes from the Irving Art Association

The Irving Art Association
offers free basic art classes for adults to get you started in art or in a new medium.

The Free Basics Classes follow a progressive sequence where you will learn basic skills via instructor demo/lecture — exercise —-practice. The series is designed for beginners to a particular art medium as well as mid …

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STITCH WITCHES: Fiber Arts Workshops at Oil & Cotton

STITCH WITCHES MACRAME PLANT HANGER w/ Analise Minjarez
Saturday, November 5, 3-6pm
Students will learn beginning knot techniques to create a sturdy and stellar looking three-dimensional plant hanger. Taught by fiber artist Analise Minjarez, these beginning knots are the first steps to a continued practice is textile crafts. Using cord, you will create …

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Sept. 17: “Celebrate Fall at 20cDesign!” Fun, Free, Fiber Art of MCM artist Jane Knight

 

CELEBRATE FALL AT 20cDESIGN!   FUN, FREE & FIBER ART BY JANE KNIGHT Dallas, TEXAS, September 12, 2016:  20cDesign presents a “Celebrate Fall” party featuring the early work of noted fiber artist Jane Knight. This collection of wall hangings and fiber sculptures hasn’t been seen since 1977 when it was presented at the …

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Tessellated Fold: fiber art multi media installation at the Oak Cliff Cultural Center

Tessellated Fold

July 29th – September 2nd

Tessellated Fold is an exploration through fiber art installations that influences sound, video, dance, and fashion; together seeks to push boundaries in shared spaces with viewers. Between all creative genres lies formal and informal ideas about created experiences, Tessellated Fold provides opportunity for both the artists and …

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Not from Baltimore Album Quilts: Recent Works by the Denton Quilt Guild

Not from Baltimore Album Quilts: Recent Works by the Denton Quilt Guild
Meadows Gallery, Patterson-Appleton Arts Center
June 17 – July 29, 2016, FREE

Baltimore Album Quilts originated in Baltimore, Maryland in the 1840s and quickly became one of the most popular quilting styles far beyond Baltimore. These exquisite pieces are made up …

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2017 DFW Fiber Fest – Call for Teachers & Vendors

April 7-9, 2017 Irving, TX info@dfwfiberfest.org | dfwfiberfest.org We’re always gearing up for the next DFW Fiber Fest with current activities including Teacher Applications and Upcoming Vendor Applications! Teacher Applications Accepted Through June 30, 201 The Board of DFW Fiber Fest is now accepting submissions from teachers for our 2017 class roster. Class submissions will be accepted …

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Not from Baltimore Album Quilts: Recent Works by the Denton Quilt Guild

Meadows Gallery, Patterson-Appleton Arts Center
June 16 – July 27, 2016, FREE

Baltimore Album Quilts originated in Baltimore, Maryland in the 1840s and quickly became one of the most popular quilting styles far beyond Baltimore. These exquisite pieces are made up of a number of appliquéd blocks, each with a different design …

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Craft Guild of Dallas Summer Session starts June 6 – REGISTER NOW

REGISTER NOW

 

The Craft Guild of Dallas is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing arts and craft instruction for almost 70 years. We offer year-round classes and workshops for adults, from the beginner to the advanced, taught in the disciplines of metalsmithing, pottery, glass, bookbinding, painting, drawing, fiber arts, leather working and other traditional …

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MacraME TIME: MACREMÉ WORKSHOP WITH CEREN LEE June 9

Thursday, June 9, 6-9 pm
$50 ($45 for GDAC members)
Patterson-Appleton Arts Center

Looking for a little “me” time? Join artist Ceren Lee to create beautiful macramé plant hangers. All supplies provided; BYOB welcome for participants over 21. Class size is limited; register by May 27 online at the link below.

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DAFA 2016 Member Art Show reception April 25

DAFA Annual Member Art Show
Monday, April 25, 2016
at CC Young, 6:00 pm

The art is hung so get ready for ooohs and ahhhs from the DAFA members and visitors. This meeting will be a special celebration marking the Annual Member Art Show at The Point.

The reception will begin at 6 pm. DAFA …

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DFW Fiber Fest April 1-3

It’s Here!  It’s Here!! 11th Annual DFW Fiber Fest – April 1-3, 2016
at the Irving Convention Center, 500 W Las Colinas Blvd. Irving, TX 7 5039 info@dfwfiberfest.org  dfwfiberfest.org   The weekend we’ve all been looking forward to since last year is finally here!  In less than 48 hours, y’all will be here and ready to …

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DAFA Workshops with Marinda Stewart March 19 & 20

March 19 – Beautiful Punch Needle Artwork (Kit $18)

March 20 – Embroidered Beaded Heart Pendant & Pin (Kit$15)

10am-4pm at CC Young (The Point). 4847 W. Lawther Drive, Dallas, TX 75214

Discounted cost for DAFA Members $40, non-members $65

The last day to register is Saturday, March 12th.

Sign up soon!

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2016 DFW Fiber Fest April 1-3

April 1-3, 2016 Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas

DFW Fiber Fest is the premier annual fiber event in the Dallas-Fort Worth community.  Held each Spring, DFW Fiber Fest is a locally focused non-profit organization that offers both vendors and classes.  We bring in a juried selection of local and regional fiber vendors (with a …

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Fiber Arts I Classes with Laura Griffin

Fiber Arts I Classes with Laura Griffin March 3, 10 & 17

Interested in the world of Fiber Arts?  In this 3-evening class, you will have the opportunity to explore the world of sewing.  We will work on three different machine-stitched projects… a patchwork kitchen towel, a beautiful key fob, and a re-usable fabric composition notebook …

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Friends of Fiber and Janice Hamilton Exhibits open Feb. 28 in Irving; Receptions March 6

FRIENDS of FIBER EXHIBITION

Feb. 28 – March 25, 2016. Reception Sunday, March 6th 2-4pm at Jaycee Park Center for the Arts.

Artist VET is the curator. Included artists are Brenda Klein, Dee Merrell, Heather Pregger, Debbie Snider, Beth Swider and VET.

During the hanging on Feb. 27 (1-4pm) VET and other artists, will be …

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Free Basic Classes in Fiber Arts & Acrylic – Register Now

The Irving Art Association
offers free basic art classes for adults to get you started in art or in a new medium.

The Free Basics Classes follow a progressive sequence where you will learn basic skills via instructor demo/lecture — exercise —-practice. The series is designed for beginners to a particular art medium as well as mid …

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CONTEXTURE Fiber and Fabric opens Dec. 4 in Plano

 

C O N T E X T U R E
FIBER AND FABRIC

December 4th through January 13th

Reception Friday, December 4th  7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Weaving happiness into the season!Join us in this opportunity to celebrate the happiness of this season and to listen to the sounds of color in …

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Mixed Media Mania at DAFA Meeting Nov. 23

November DAFA Meeting This Monday

Monday, November 23, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.

Location: The Point at C.C. Young

Join us for another round of Mixed Media Mania at CC Young. Enjoy learning how to make Dorset Buttons , Furoshiki (How to knot wrap a gift), and Christmas Artist Trading Cards (ATCs). The cost is …

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Creative Arts Center Fall Classes & Workshops in Art

Register today! The Creative Arts Center in Dallas offers 100+ fall classes & workshops in Art.

Fall is right around the corner and classes begin the week of August 31st.

Our fall brochure is now available, so come pick up a copy today!

For more information on classes and workshops or to register online, click here Class and workshop topics include: …

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