Plastic + Metal will be highlighted on Crafthaus from March 13 - April 13. This online exhibition shows different perspectives on how Crafthaus members are applying plastic and metal to craft objects.Curated By: Brice Garrett See More
Kathleen, you're very welcome. I am glad you enjoyed the Synergy2 reports. It was fun blogging for Crafthaus. It made me stop and think about what was happening instead of just being caught up in everything going on. And it made me dig my camera out of my purse! I just wish the rooms hadn't been so dark so that I could have gotten better pictures.
What are the adornments of dictators, despots, and the plain delusional? What do they need in order to let their real personalities shine through? What tools do tyrants have to show that they are in charge? See for yourself!
Internet photocopy of Gerard Depardieu and Vladimir Putin,
Plexiglas, fabric, imitation leather, yarn, wood, silver brooch
Friends of Carlotta, Zuerich, CH "RULE THE WORLD" Adornments to live out your DeficienciesAll things considered, despots are a pretty diverse group. They’re not satisfied with just being loved, no, they want to be loved sincerely. If all else fails, they’ll force you. What are the adornments of dictators,…See More
Arrowmont: after 25 years, I am returning to the place where it all started for me as a fiber artist. That embarrassing picture is me, Amber O’Harrow (then Amber Wood), with my first weaving, turned into a bag. Let’s see where my journey has led me since then, as I follow my guide, Pat Hickman on an exploration of fiber sculpture at Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts. See More
"Research residency for a London-based visual artist at the Foundling Museum, engaging with its work and collections.
Deadline for applications: 4 August 2014.This is an opportunity for an artist to engage with the collections, curators and work of…"
"Starting a craft business
NEDay Crafts is a craft business in the North East offering workshops, activity kits and online tutorials. NEDay’s Managing Director, Vicky Lloyd, spoke about the challenges of running your own craft business.
"An Evening with Raw PearlsWednesday 6th August - 5.30pm - 8.00pmTickets: £10 includes refreshmentsThe seminar will include:
How to tell the difference between fake, cultured and natural pearls (samples will be shown) and a…"
Over the last 20 years the State of California has consistently cut funding each year for arts education in its public schools. Several years ago, arts were eliminated all together. The reaction to this from the artistic community was to raise funds…