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Jekatrina Sohareva as ATA’s 2017 International Student Award Winner

Monday, May 22nd, 2017

A wonderful congratulations to Jakatrina Sohareva as the American Tapestry Alliance 2017 International Student Award winner!

Read more about our winner and their great work here

 

New and Updated Artist Pages

Monday, May 22nd, 2017

These are the new artists pages that have been added to the site, as well as newly updated artist pages. Look into this amazing work!

New Artist Pages:
Priscilla May Alden
Cindy Dworzak
Ruth van Doren

Updated Artist Pages:
Pat Williams

Priscilla May Alden
“Earth Daughter,” 2016, 24″ x 24″

Pat Williams
“Failure to Communicate,” 2013, 44.5″ x 59″

Cindy Dworzak
“Circles,” 2016, 40″ x 37″

Ruth van Doren
“Geology 101,” 2002, 50″ x 60″

Julia Rapinoe: Tapestries

Monday, May 8th, 2017
Julia Rapinoe will have a show of her small woven tapestries influenced by patterns of the landscape and the various impacts that forces of nature have on them.


“Moondance”

May 11 – June 6, 2017

May 11, 5:00 – 9:00 pm: Opening reception

Wallflower Custom Framing

4735 42nd Avenue SW
Seattle, Washington 98116
United States
More information here
For more information, email Courtney Sievertson:courtney@wallflowercustomframing.com

Becky Stevens: Contemporary Fiber Art in Florida

Monday, May 8th, 2017
Becky Stevens‘s tapestry Tango will be part of a juried exhibition: Contemporary Fiber Art in Florida 2017. Her work is included with other original artwork showcasing contemporary approaches to fiber art.

“Tango”

April 28 – June 17, 2017

April 29, 10 am – 4 pm: Fiber Art Weekend 
April 30, 12:30 pm: Curator’s talk by Cindy Bartosek. Register on FloridaCraftArt.org,
May: Collecting Fiber Art Lecture 
June 17, 2:00 pm: Panel Discussion, Building on the Past, Exploring the Future: Fiber art in the 21st century

Florida CraftArt
501 Central Ave
St Petersburg, FL 33701
United States
Additional information here
For more information, email Liz Rodgers:info@floridacraftart.org

“Hey kids! Let’s Put on a Show in the Barn”

Monday, April 17th, 2017

Troy Dale has written ATA’s latest Educational Article, “Hey Kids! Let’s Put on a Show in the Barn,” which illuminates the many elements that must come together to create one of ATA’s traveling exhibitions.

Read the article here

Mastering Self Promotion

Monday, March 20th, 2017

Headed up by Barbara Burns, this blog will cover, over a period of time, topics such as: writing an artist statement; speaking about your work; using social media; printed promotional materials; business practices; and much more. Visit the blog.