“Our Changing Landscape” UCM Gallery of Art and Design, Warrensburg, Missouri, through February 3, 2018

January 14, 2018 § Leave a comment

Cindy Brendzel – Westward Trail

Our Changing Landscape  

is at UCM Gallery of Art and Design   in Warrensburg, Missouri,  through February 3, 2018.

In this SAQA exhibition from the Kansas/Missouri/Oklahoma region, artists were encouraged to interpret their own “Changing Landscape” whether abstract, graphic or representation.



“A Sense of Home: New Quilts by Heather Jones” The Taft Museum of Art Cincinnati, Ohio, through February 18, 2018

December 30, 2017 § Leave a comment

Heather Jones, Central Parkway,  Photo courtesy of Quilt Local by Heather Jones, published by Abrams Books. Photography by Jenny Hallengren.

A Sense of Home: New Quilts by Heather Jones 
is at The Taft Museum of Art in Cincinnati, Ohio,   through February 18, 2018.

Self-taught quilt artist and designer Heather Jones channels the world around her into minimalist quilts that conjure modern painting.

“Heat Wave” & “It’s Not Easy Being Green” Coos Art Museum, Coos Bay, Oregon, December 15 through February 10, 2018

December 13, 2017 § Leave a comment

Sherrie Momey – “Tropical Heat”


Heat Wave & It’s Not Easy Being Green
Coos Bay, Oregon
December 15, 2017 – February 10, 2018


This exhibition contains works from two area competitions sponsored by the group High Fiber Diet. High Fiber Diet is a group of more than thirty artists located in southwestern Washington and western Oregon who choose to work with fiber to express their interpretation of the world and themselves.

“Floral Mandalas for Hope and Healing” Reston Community Center , Hunters Woods Gallery, Reston, Virginia, through December 5, 2017

November 27, 2017 § Leave a comment

Anne Smyers –  “From the Tulips to the Trees”

Floral Mandalas for Hope and Healing  

is at Reston Community Center in  Hunters Woods Gallery in Reston, Virginia, through December 5, 2017

Anne Smyers is a Reston, Virginia, artist who works in fabric and thread. Her recent work features the mandala format.  Mandala is a Sanskrit word that means “circle” or “discoid object.” Mandalas are also conceived as visual representations of the universe in Buddhist traditions, as well as being used as symbols for internal contemplative practice.

“The Glamour and Romance of Oscar de la Renta” Museum of Arts, Houston, Texas, through January 28, 2018

November 15, 2017 § Leave a comment

The Glamour and Romance of Oscar de la Renta is currently at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston Texas, through January 28, 2018, celebrating the life and career of the fashion designer. The exhibition showcases nearly seventy ensembles sourced from de la Renta’s corporate and personal archives; the archives of French label Pierre Balmain; private lenders; and the collection of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.

Enjoy some photos from the exhibit featuring the exquisite work of the designer including Amal Clooney’s wedding dress, gowns worn by Taylor Swift, and more.  Presented by TheQuitShow.

“Interpretations: Conversations” Visions Art Museum, San Diego, California, through January 7, 2018

November 9, 2017 § Leave a comment

Interpretations: Conversations is at Visions Art Museum in San Diego, California, through  January 7, 2018
Thirty-six  contemporary quilts were selected to represent eighteen states and two foreign countries.

Marianne Burr – At the Meeting

Interpretations: Conversations 

Jean and Valori Wells Exhibit – “Incubation,” Sisters Quilt Show 2017

October 21, 2017 § Leave a comment

On display at the Sisters Outdoor Quilt Show 2017 was “Incubation” featuring the work of Jean and Valori Wells.
From TheQuiltShow.