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Conference + Workshop Alert: Made/Aware presented by SDA at Arrowmont School of Arts and Craft, Tennessee

Mark your calendars to attend Surface Design Association’s first ever craft and concept intensive, Made/Aware : Socially Engaged Practices. Where: Arrowmont School of Arts and Craft, P.O. Box 567, 556 … Continue reading

July 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

Exhibition: Extreme Fibers: Textile Icons and the New Edge at Muskegon Museum of Art, Michigan

Developed by the Muskegon Museum of Art in coordination with Guest Curator Geary Jones of Grand Rapids, Michigan, Extreme Fibers looks to examine the state of fibers and textiles in … Continue reading

July 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

Workshop: Kudzu-fu with Oigawa Kudzu-fu Weaving Studio, Shimada

This summer at the Oigawa Weaving Studio, learn all about about kudzu-fu, one of the oldest plant fiber textiles in Japan. Workshop: Kudzu-fu Workshop Date: Aug 19-23, 9:30a – 4:00p everyday … Continue reading

July 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

Recommended Reading: Imprints on Cloth

Imprints on Cloth is a beautiful book that pays tribute to the rich textile traditions of the vibrant Miao people. Tucked away in the serene mountainous province of Guizhou (southwest … Continue reading

July 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

Save the Date: Mary Jaeger at The American Craft Show, San Francisco

Where: Festival Pavilion, Forth Mason Center, San Francisco Date: Jul 31- Aug 2 Timing: Friday 10 AM-8 PM | Saturday 10AM-6 PM | Sunday 11 AM-5 PM Admission: $14 one-day pass on site ( … Continue reading

June 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

Workshop: Ai-Ai (Indigo Love) with Buasiou at Moratoire, Paris

This fashion season, indigo is what’s in vogue at Moratoire, Paris. “Ai-Ai”, an exhibition that runs through June 28 at the vintage shop’s Roi De Sicile space, celebrates Japanese craftsmanship and natural … Continue reading

June 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

CALL FOR ENTRY: Textile Society of America – SYMPOSIUM 2016

-ATTENTION TEXTILE  AND FIBER ARTISTS- Textile Society of America presents: Crosscurrents: Land, Labor, and the Port (CALL FOR ENTRY due Oct 1, 2015) Exhibition dates: October 19-23, 2016 Apply < here > to enter your … Continue reading

June 22, 2015 · Leave a comment