A list of exhibitions, lectures, workshops coming up.
Sunday, February 04, 2018
Soft Summer Gone at Riffe Gallery in Ohio, the Quilt National 17 tour
Soft Summer Gone, plant dyed silk quilt, hand quilted with embroidery stitches, 100 inches by 100 inches, winner of two awards for surface design at Quilt National 2017.
Jane Forrest Redfern (director of the Dairy Barn art gallery in Athens Ohio, host of Quilt National) spoke about the quilts in the exhibition at the opening on January 25, 2018. Soft Summer Gone appears at approximately the 32 minute mark of this 45 minute video. Jane said that it reminded her of a chenille quilt from her childhood. She remarked that it was hand stitched in a hoop.
World of Threads 2018 Judy Martin has a solo exhibition in this event, opening October 20 Oakville Ontario
Fibreworks Judy Martin 's hand stitched textile Earth and Air is included in this exhibition. Also, Judy's daughter April Martin is exhibiting a piece in this exhibition entitled "I LIved On Air" September 21 - November 4 2018 Cambridge Galleries, Queen Square, Cambridge Ontario
QUILT NATIONAL 17 on tour through 2020
Masterworks: Abstract and Geometric tours to Japan October 4 - 6 2018 Quilt and Stitch Show, Tokyo and then to Memphis, Tennesssee USA, May - July 2019 (Crosstown Arts gallery) curated by Martha Seilman