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Archive for February, 2018

World Tapestry Now

Friday, February 16th, 2018
ATA is pleased to share the list of artists selected to participate in World Tapestry Now: American Tapestry Biennial 12.  See the list of artists and read more about the show.

Ask the Weaving Wonk!

Friday, February 16th, 2018

We look forward to starting a new column in ATA’s quarterly newsletter, Tapestry Topics, Ask the Weaving Wonk. You can ask questions and ATA’s skilled member/instructors will answer. Send us your questions: weavingwonk@americantapestryalliance.org.

Painter/Brown Scholarship for Tapestry Study

Friday, February 16th, 2018
This scholarship is designed to assist any American Tapestry Alliance member who wishes to pursue study in the field of tapestry weaving. (Not an ATA member? Join here.) The application may be for study in workshops, courses, study with individual tutors or institutions of higher learning. More information and an online application.

Encouraging Children to Weave.

Friday, February 16th, 2018
Sally Reckart shares her experiences teaching children to weave through an ATA Weaving the Future grant in a new Educational Article. https://americantapestryalliance.org/tapestry-education/educational-articles-on-tapestry-weaving/encouraging-children-weave/

The Biggest Little Tapestries in the World! Intent to enter deadline, February 15, 2018.

Saturday, February 10th, 2018

Call for Entry. The Biggest Little Tapestries in the World!

Sunday, February 4th, 2018
Intent to participate deadline is February 15, 2018. The Biggest Little Tapestries in the World! – the 12th international, small format unjuried tapestry exhibition. Everyone’s tapestry is accepted. All participants receive a free catalog. Return shipping is included in the entry fee. Northwest Reno Public Library, 2325 Robb Drive, July 2018. The tapestry and an image of the tapestry are due March 31, 2018.