Archive for the ‘Members' Art’ Category

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Ellen Lindner

January 15, 2010

Melbourne

elindner@cfl.rr.com

 Publication Times Three

 I was delighted to recently learn that I will have three quilts included in the upcoming book 500 Art Quilts!  Published by Lark Books, it is described as “an inspiring collection of contemporary work.”

Reconciliation

My three pieces to be included are, Reconciliation

 

Ti Plants

Ti Plants A-Glow-Glow

Out of the Blue

 

  

and Out of the Blue

Each applicant was allowed to submit three pieces.  I guessed there might be sections with a variety of themes, so I sent three very different pieces.  It seems  my strategy paid off.

More info on the book can be found at http://www.larkbooks.com/catalog?isbn=9781600590580 .

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Julie Feingold

January 15, 2010

Harwich MA – dual membership

heart2hand@comcast.net

Well…I may as well join the bandwagon!

I am a SAQA member and I have created a quilt called the Lost Heroes Art Quilt. It honors the service men and women who lost their lives in the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. The quilt was dedicated in Washington, D.C. in late September at the Time of Remembrance and it will travel for two years around the United States.

If anyone is interested, you can visit the website: http://www.LostHeroesArtQuilt.org  There is also a ompanion book whose proceeds (100%) go to Snowball Express, a charitable organization that supports the young children of the fallen.

Also, I’d love to know if there are any art quilting groups in south Florida that I can become a part of.

I also live in Massachusetts for part of the year.

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Juanita Yeager

January 15, 2010

Altamonte Springs

Lilies in Bloom

jyquilts@mchsi.com

I moved to Altamonte Springs in October of ’09.  I am a SAQA member, I’d like to announce that I will have an exhibit consisting of 10 of my quilts in Ann Arbor, MI  Feb 15 to April 12 as part of the University of Michigan Health System’s Gift for Art Program.  The work will be displayed in the 2D UH Main Lobby Gallery.   Here is one of the pieces that will be there, Titled “Lilies in Bloom” completed Dec ’09, measures 38″ wide by 44.5″ long, Dye painted on Silk broadcloth, machine quilted.

Any questions you can contact me at my e-mail address.

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Maureen O’Doogan

January 15, 2010

Tallahassee

MaureenieLH@aol.com

 EX CO-REP!!

Maureen is no longer a co-rep as she has adopted a new machine and has no time for other things as she  is …. “in the middle of moving my studio (long story) and setting up a longarm business.  i have no new work to report. aargh!!!  well, hang on… I’m going to have two pieces in the lark “500 art quilts” book due out next spring.  and I’m going to be in a three person exhibit at the Tallahassee airport next year.”

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Carol Trice

January 15, 2010

Sarasota

carol@caroltrice.com

 Attached is my lastest quilt.  It’s 15 x 17 and I just finished it.

Half a Pear

  I haven’t even put on the label yet.  I haven’t given it a title yet, but it will probable something simple like just “Pear”.  I hate coming up with titles to the quilts. 

PHOTO –  Mary and Carol came up with Half a Pear for her piece.

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Pat Kumicich

January 14, 2010

Naples

Plaid Rain by Pat Kumicich

patkumicich@me.com

 I am participating in the following exhibits:

 Form Not Function: Quilt Art at the Carnegie, New Albany, Indiana – January 8, 2010 – March 6, 2010

 Road to California, Upland , California – January 14 – 17, 2010

 Piece by Piece, Women’s Center of Jacksonville – January 21, 2010 – March 19 2010

 Form and Fiber – (2 Woman Show: JoAnn Golenia and Pat Kumicich), Lighthouse Center for the Arts, Tequesta – February 11, 2010 – March 27, 2010

Have a Seat III – Fabulous Fabrics!, Naples Museum of Art, Naples – March 21, 2010

Attached image of “Plaid Rain.”   I am one of the 41 artists invited to participate in the Naples Museum of Art’s 2010 fund raising event “Have a Seat III – Fabulous Fabrics!” The funds raised will support educational programs, lectures, exhibitions and the endowment.

Pat Kumicich

Art is food for thought.

http://www.patkumicich.com

http://patkumicich.blogspot.com

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Lisa Gorski

January 14, 2010

Cape Coral

Hibiscus by Lisa Gorski

lisadavidg@embarqmail.com

NEW CO-REP!

Hibiscus was in the traveling exhibit through Robert Kaufman Fabrics Nov 2008-Nov 2009, Show at the Lee Civic Center Fort Myers  Jan 8 & 9 2010, Lionfish Mola exhibiting at the Cape Coral Library from Dec 9-Jan 2, 2010 back from Mancuso World Quilt Show West Palm Beach, some local awards.

I am interested in being a co-rep, Cape Coral, Fort Myers, Punta Gorda, and Naples area!

Mangrove

Lisa’s Lionfish at Manacuso’s World Quilts