• Beryl Denton, Family Favourites

  • Margo Macdonald, Ozette

  • Vladimira Fillion Wackenreuther, Over Red River

  • Ruth Manning, Social Graces

  • Iya Skoromna, Appearance of the Universe

  • Marcel Marois, Like One Breath in a Troubled Wave

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a non-profit organization supporting the fine arts medium of contemporary handwoven tapestry.


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Join us in Milwaukee during Convergence.

Friday, August 5th, 12:00 – 2:00pm. Reception for Tapestry Unlimited: 11th unjuried, international small format tapestry. Milwaukee Public Library, Downtown Branch.

Friday, August 5th, 2:30 – 4:15pm. A Public Display of Obsession. Let’s share …

Molly Elkind, "Mary (gilded)" (2014), 13" x 11"

‘My current series of handwoven tapestries is inspired by a sixth-century encaustic icon of the Virgin Mary found in Santa Francesca Romana church in Rome.’ View Molly’s artist page.…

Urszula Plewka-Schmidt, “Canons of Beauty: Madonna from Krużlowa,” 1979

Christine Laffer has contributed a new education article: ‘Fiber Arts and Tapestry: 1960 to 1986 in the United States’. View Christine’s article.…

Patricia Dunn, "Aren't we, after all, stardust? No. 1,"   detail

Stardust Synchronicity, inspiration! At a Mexican beach campground I picked up a well worn magazine with an article about Margaret Burbidge, astrophysicist.’ View Patricia’s updated page.…

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The Textile Museum of Oaxaca and the Philately Museum of Oaxaca, in collaboration with ATA), invite tapestry artists to weave postcards for the unjuried show, Travelling Tapestry: Textile Mail Art. October 12th – 15th, 2016. Download the …