Thursday, January 8, 2015

member news - Valarie Poitier

Valarie Poitier has a piece in the "AND STILL WE RISE: RACE, CULTURE AND VISUAL CONVERSATIONS" exhibit at the Orange County Regional History Center in Orlando Florida. 

More information about the exhibit can be found on the centers website here.  There's also an article about the exhibit in the latest issue of the online magazine On View which you can ready by clicking here.

Sunday, January 4, 2015

member news - Diane Franklin

Diane Franklin is having a solo exhibition at the Ormond Memorial Museum and Gardens from January 9 to February 8, 2015. More details can be found here. The exhibition will also include the work of bonsai artist Jason Schley.

Her piece Along the Path is currently being shown as part of Quilts=Art=Quilts at the Schweinfurth Art Center in Auburn, New York, from November 2, 2014 to January 7, 2015.
 along the path

Diane is pleased to announce the publication of her two-part book, Dyeing Alchemy:

Dyeing Alchemy: A Primer About Procion MX Dyeing teaches the basics of dyeing plant-based fabrics using Procion-MX dyes. The companion workbook, Dyeing Alchemy: An Interactive Workbook, automatically does all the complicated dyeing math needed to dye fabric by weight. More information about the book can be found here.