Tuesday, October 9, 2012

SAQA Central Canada members to participate in FIBRE CONTENT October 27-28, 2012

 
 

FIBRE  CONTENT

Juried Exhibition of Fibre Art
Burlington Performing Arts Centre (BPAC)
October 27 - 28, 2012
 
Show hours: Saturday 9—5, Sunday 10—4
Admission—$7
Burlington Performing Arts Centre
440 Locust St., Burlington, ON

A collaborative effort
with original works by artists from
Studio Art Quilts Associates (SAQA) Central Canada
Connections Fibre Artists
Grand Guild of Fibre Artists
Burlington Fibre Arts
Group of 8

The show is a powerful opportunity to view and make a personal connection with the patterns and passion expressed in fibre art.  You will see traditional, contemporary, representational and abstract art wall quilts, in a variety of themes and sizes, in diverse mediums including fabrics embellished with threads, beads and found objects, painted and felted fibres.
 
You will be dazzled by 128 works of art created by 65 artists. These extraordinary pieces will be complemented by the impressive setting of the new BPAC that is drenched with natural light and open space. Some works will be for sale.
 
Admission includes a detailed catalogue of all the works displayed at the show and access to a vendor marketplace of related art merchants.
 
Come and join us in the beautiful downtown Burlington area, situated on the shores of Lake Ontario, close to a local art gallery, restaurants and boutique shopping.

Visit the website for information, directions: http://www.fibrations.org/

SAQA Central Canada contact: dwanner@sympatico.ca