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American Artist, Laura Lee Burch Textile Art, lives in Jaffa, Israel, where she creates needle felted dogs and other creatures. Laura has a special interest in pit bull rescue and education. She also designs children’s costumes.

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American Artist, Laura Lee Burch Textile Art, lives in Jaffa, Israel, where she creates needle felted dogs and other creatures. Laura has a special interest in pit bull rescue and education. She also designs children’s costumes.

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I just got a cat for my dog and they love each other like this!

MOLICAAustralia: Uniquely hand crafted fleece sculptures, pure wool felt toys and unique gifts by Australian artist, Michelle Jose. Inspired by Nature! Many of her toys fit within the Waldorf educational tradition.

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MOLICAAustralia: Uniquely hand crafted fleece sculptures, pure wool felt toys and unique gifts by Australian artist, Michelle Jose. Inspired by Nature! Many of her toys fit within the Waldorf educational tradition.

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TAFA: The Textile and Fiber Art List shared Juliane Gorman - Felt Happiness's photo.

Loveliness by Juliane Gorman - Felt Happiness!!! Juliane is our Instagram volunteer and she has done an amazing job! We are so thankful to have her!

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Here's the second hat that will be in the Wearable Expressions Exhibition. Again modelled by Liz and photographed by Lauren Zurchin Studios / @lzstudios . . #wearableexpressions #wearableart #feltedha...

Loveliness by Juliane Gorman - Felt Happiness!!!  Juliane is our Instagram volunteer and she has done an amazing job! We are so thankful to have her!

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Do you wear hats? Check out Julianes shop on Etsy:   https://www.etsy.com/shop/felthappiness

A peek at some stunners in our next exhibition, "The Craft School Experience: Outcomes and Revelations" opening this Saturday. Opening Reception & Jean McLaughlin talk 1/28, 4pm.

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A peek at some stunners in our next exhibition, The Craft School Experience: Outcomes and Revelations opening this Saturday. Opening Reception & Jean McLaughlin talk 1/28, 4pm. 

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Clairan Ferrono at "Got Jazz?", Fiber Artists Coalition

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Clairan Ferrono Fabric8tions has three works at Got Jazz? Improv, Improv 2 and Drumbeats STLCC - Florissant Valley, 3400 Pershall Rd., St. Louis, MO. St. Louis Community College–Florissant Valley ...

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TAFA: The Textile and Fiber Art ListThis show is already up. Facebook does not allow more than 2 weeks for an event, so the dates are wrong. It goes through April 7.

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Installation in progress for "The Craft School Experience: Outcomes and Revelations" opening this Saturday at the Craft in America Center. Opening Reception & Jean Wallace McLaughlin talk Jan 28, 4pm. Please rsvp@craftinamerica.org.

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Installation in progress for The Craft School Experience: Outcomes and Revelations opening this Saturday at the Craft in America Center. Opening Reception & Jean Wallace McLaughlin talk Jan 28, 4pm. Please rsvp@craftinamerica.org.

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Congratulations to Janet Tran for winning the SDA 2016 Outstanding Student Award with Tinker with my Ballocks from the University of Hawaii!

New York art quilter, Judy Warner, uses appliqué and digital imagery extensively in her work. A world traveler, Judy is inspired by nature and spirituality. She has a brand new artist's page, so go LIKE it!

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New York art quilter, Judy Warner, uses appliqué and digital imagery extensively in her work. A world traveler, Judy is inspired by nature and spirituality.  She has a brand new artists page, so go LIKE it!

http://www.tafalist.com/profile/judy-warner/

Nicola Jones of Earth Balance Craft creates sun catchers, mobiles, sculptures, bookmarks and jewellery using copper wire and adorning them with glass, stones and other finds. She is also a nature photographer and has her prints for sale.

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Nicola Jones of Earth Balance Craft creates sun catchers, mobiles, sculptures, bookmarks and jewellery using copper wire and adorning them with glass, stones and other finds. She is also a nature photographer and has her prints for sale.

http://artizanmade.com/portfolios/earth-balance-craft/

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Hannah Jenkinson Knitwear cuts a modern silhouette in January's uniform of the casual sweatshirt, reformulated using labour-intensive, luxurious techniques.
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Hannah Jenkinson Knitwear cuts a modern silhouette in Januarys uniform of the casual sweatshirt, reformulated using labour-intensive, luxurious techniques. 
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Diana Mary Francisi would be very honoured to own one of these.

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Dennis Brining of CulturalPatina Gallery has amassed a stunning collection of indigenous pottery, rugs and tribal art, focused on the American Southwest.

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Dennis Brining of CulturalPatina Gallery has amassed a stunning collection of indigenous pottery, rugs and tribal art, focused on the American Southwest.

http://artizanmade.com/portfolios/culturalpatina-gallery/

Western Bronze Sculpture, The Edge of Winter by Jeff Wolf, Pre-Cast, Limited Edition of 20, #1035

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Handmade Business magazine added a new photo to the album: For the Love of Handmade.

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The 62nd annual MOCA Boardwalk Art Show Virginia MOCA, presented by PNC Bank, is the longest running outdoor fine art show on the eastern seaboard, consistently ranked in Sunshine Artists Magazine’s Top 40 fine art shows.

This four-day festival, June 15-18, is a Father’s Day weekend tradition featuring close to 300 artists presenting an eclectic mix of fine arts and contemporary crafts, family events, specialty foods, and live music along the beautiful Virginia Beach oceanfront. MOCA juries the show and presents over $20,000 in awards to artists.

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The 62nd annual MOCA Boardwalk Art Show Virginia MOCA,  presented by PNC Bank, is the longest running outdoor fine art show on the eastern seaboard, consistently ranked in Sunshine Artists Magazine’s Top 40 fine art shows. 

This four-day festival, June 15-18, is a Father’s Day weekend tradition featuring close to 300 artists presenting an eclectic mix of fine arts and contemporary crafts, family events, specialty foods, and live music along the beautiful Virginia Beach oceanfront. MOCA juries the show and presents over $20,000 in awards to artists. 

Application deadline is Jan 31st . Apply now and save $5 with 2017ART.

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Natural Dyeing: Madder and Weld

Mar 17, 4:00pm

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Irene has been absorbed in the world of colour since childhood and delights in sharing the ancient art of natural dyeing with textiles students and practitioners. Based in Cornwall at Falmouth Univers...

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Sandy Kreyer Pottery’s distinctive floral designs add elegance and charm to any setting. Food safe and functional, Sandy’s plates, mugs, vases and other work make great wedding and housewarming gifts! Kiln House Pottery

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Sandy Kreyer Pottery’s distinctive floral designs add elegance and charm to any setting. Food safe and functional, Sandy’s plates, mugs, vases and other work make great wedding and housewarming gifts!   Kiln House Pottery

http://artizanmade.com/portfolios/sandy-kreyer-pottery/

Sandy is calling these wine bottle coasters, but they would be great for tapas and appetizers, too!

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Laura Lee Burch Textile Art shared Bored Panda's video.

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Sculpting a dragon from glass by CMOG

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Monica Albasiniartes de fuego, una maravilla !!!

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Interested in working for SAQA? We are looking for a Marketing Outreach Coordinator to join our fun and creative team. This part-time paid position allows you to work remotely from home (requires computer and reliable internet access). For more details: www.saqa.com/hotnews.php?ID=443 ... See MoreSee Less

Interested in working for SAQA? We are looking for a Marketing Outreach Coordinator to join our fun and creative team. This part-time paid position allows you to work remotely from home (requires computer and reliable internet access). For more details: http://www.saqa.com/hotnews.php?ID=443

If you are attending gift shows this season, see where 360° fair trade companies are exhibiting this winter: www.fairtradefederation.org/giftshows/. ... See MoreSee Less

If you are attending gift shows this season, see where 360° fair trade companies are exhibiting this winter: http://www.fairtradefederation.org/giftshows/.

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Opening this Saturday, the North Carolina Museum of History (Raleigh, NC) is exhibiting and celebrating 100 years of Jugtown Pottery (featured in the ORIGINS episode.)

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Opening this Saturday, the North Carolina Museum of History (Raleigh, NC) is exhibiting and celebrating 100 years of Jugtown Pottery (featured in the ORIGINS episode.) 

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Laura Lee Burch Textile Art shared You're Gorgeous's This artist sculpts tiny babies.

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This artist sculpts tiny babies. 👶 Via: Camille Allen instagram.com/camilleallensculptures, facebook.com/camilleallensculptures

Congratulations to Helen Bressler for winning the SDA Award of Excellence for her Angel Wings Vest piece from Lakewood. ... See MoreSee Less

Congratulations to Helen Bressler for winning the SDA Award of Excellence for her Angel Wings Vest piece from Lakewood.

Are you seeing the success you want in your handmade business? Are you consistently pouring into yourself and your business by learning from others? Tracy and Robin over at Flourish and Thrive have a FREE Master Class happening TOMORROW all about building an UNFORGETTABLE brand in 2017!
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Are you seeing the success you want in your handmade business?  Are you consistently pouring into yourself and your business by learning from others?    Tracy and Robin over at Flourish and Thrive have a FREE Master Class happening TOMORROW all about building an UNFORGETTABLE brand in 2017!  
SIGN UP HERE>>> http://bit.ly/2017master

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Robin KramerJoin us for our FREE MasterClass!!

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Laura Lee Burch Textile Art shared Bored Panda Art's video.

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There's still time for you to check out our Fall 2016 Journal. This beautiful piece is from Henry Hussey, titled “Locking Horns.” Made from damask, cotton, linen, embroidery, digital printing, dyeing and dip dyeing. ... See MoreSee Less

Theres still time for you to check out our Fall 2016 Journal. This beautiful piece is from Henry Hussey, titled “Locking Horns.” Made from damask, cotton, linen, embroidery, digital printing, dyeing and dip dyeing.

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Congratulations to Grace Anna Kubilius from Virginia Commonwealth University for winning the SDA 2016 Outstanding Student Award!

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17th - 19th March 2017 Join us with Irene Griffin (based out of Falmouth University) as we explore Madder and Weld over 3 days for the first in a series of workshops from Selvedge Magazine As well a...

Artist Lia Cook is exhibiting work at the San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles opening this Fri 1/20. This exhibition will showcase her abstract and dimensional pieces of the 1980s, weaving inspired by Old Masters drapery from the 1990s, exploration of portraiture, as well as current work. Opening Reception: Jan 29, 3-5pm with Lecture by Lia Cook at 11:30am.

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Artist Lia Cook is exhibiting work at the San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles opening this Fri 1/20. This exhibition will showcase her abstract and dimensional pieces of the 1980s, weaving inspired by Old Masters drapery from the 1990s, exploration of portraiture, as well as current work. Opening Reception: Jan 29, 3-5pm with Lecture by Lia Cook at 11:30am.

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Using responsibly-sourced materials and natural colours, Odgaard’s work is all at once vibrant and sophisticated.
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Using responsibly-sourced materials and natural colours, Odgaard’s work is all at once vibrant and sophisticated.
Read Nickie Shobeirys guest blog here: http://bit.ly/2iKUOhx

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Selvedge Fair in Bath

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Assembly Rooms, Bath

On Saturday 25 March, Selvedge will take over the Tea Room in Bath’s 18th century Assembly Rooms for its seasonal Spring Fair. Curated by the team behind renowned textile brand Selvedge, the fair w...

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Are you attending AmericasMart Atlanta? Check out where the 360° fair trade companies are located throughout the show via the link below. You can also look for our logo at FTF member booths!

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Are you attending AmericasMart Atlanta? Check out where the 360° fair trade companies are located throughout the show via the link below. You can also look for our logo at FTF member booths!

http://www.fairtradefederation.org/atlanta/

Dear ATA Friends and Supporters,

On December 23rd, 2016, the Aid To Artisans Ghana (ATAG) office erupted into flames due to a gas explosion that occurred right behind the building. The ATAG Staff members were inside the building at the time of the incident. All were gravely wounded and rushed to the hospital.
We are deeply saddened to announce the loss of ATAG Director, Bridget Kyerematen-Darko who succumbed to her injuries. Since 1990, Bridget had dedicated her life to improving lives for artisan communities in Ghana. She was a pillar of the organization and the Ghanaian craft sector. She will truly be missed, and our prayers go out to all the families who have been affected by this tragedy.
We invite our colleagues, partners and friends to do all they can to help Aid to Artisans Ghana during this tragic time. Our friend and long time ATAG supporter Elaine Bellezza has set up a Go Fund Me Campaign on their behalf to collect funds to help with medical expenses for the wounded and for the reconstruction of the ATAG building. Your support will make a true difference!
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Dear ATA Friends and Supporters, 

On December 23rd, 2016, the  Aid To Artisans Ghana (ATAG) office erupted into flames due to a gas explosion that occurred right behind the building. The ATAG Staff members were inside the building at the time of the incident. All were gravely wounded and rushed to the hospital. 
We are deeply saddened to announce the loss of ATAG Director, Bridget Kyerematen-Darko who succumbed to her injuries. Since 1990, Bridget had dedicated her life to improving lives for artisan communities in Ghana. She was a pillar of the organization and the Ghanaian craft sector. She will truly be missed, and our prayers go out to all the families who have been affected by this tragedy. 
We invite our colleagues, partners and friends to do all they can to help Aid to Artisans Ghana during this tragic time. Our friend and long time ATAG supporter Elaine Bellezza has set up a Go Fund Me Campaign on their behalf to collect funds to help with medical expenses for the wounded and for the reconstruction of the ATAG building. Your support will make a true difference!
Please donate here (https://www.gofundme.com/atag-post-fire-support-campaign) 
We thank you in advance for your immediate support!

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David GabeWe are sorry to learn of the death of Bridget .The producers and staff of NDOPCRAFT in Cameroon extend their heart felt sympathy

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Kathy MooneyI'm deeply saddened to hear this tragic news. I'm sending heartfelt prayers to Ms. Bridget Kyerematen-Datko'so family and all those affected by this terrible tragedy.

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Barbara HengstenbergI'm so sorry to hear of this great loss. ATAG has always done such wonderful work and so important to artisans of Ghana. 💔

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Ed Johnetta MillerMy heart is heavy, Bridget was such a creative, inspiring, kind, talented woman. Words can't express how much she will be missed; what a Bright Light she was for all of us.

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Mindy NierenbergOh no, I am so sorry to hear about this. I will contribute and publicize this. What a tragic loss.

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MaryCarmen PazSo sorry to hear this! My sympathy to her family and friends! Its a huge loss, surely she will be missed

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Roksolana LuchkanTerrible news.

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Matt HumkeThat is tragic news...so sad

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Sally HolkarSo very sorry to learn of this tragedy. May the wounded survive. I will organise a donation soon.

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Annette LoubserMy condolences and hope that the staff will revolver soon.

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  • SAQA Featured Artist: Cuauhtémoc Q. Kish
    Cuauhtémoc Q. Kish Cuauhtémoc Q. Kish – San Diego, California, USA Artist Statement People are always asking me why I became a fabric artist and the short answer is because I enjoy the medium. I take great pleasure in quilting and working with fabric. Additionally I love the challenge of capturing an image or an idea and then reducing it to a singular fabric canvas. Having been a writer (theatre critic, playwright, et. al.) I was accustomed to writing pages upon pages to tell my story and/or inform the reader, but with fabric art I discovered I could do this with one single ‘page’ of fabric. My art is both abstract as well as representational, principally utilizing a fused appliqué technique. Fabric, metals, and other materials morph into form as I use my artist’s brush (a quilting needle) to execute my design. I enjoy telling a story with my art or rendering a social commentary as ... read more
    Source: SAQA- Studio Art Quilts AssociatesPublished on January-14-2017By Social Media Manager
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  • H2OH! Details from the art quilts
    http://www.saqa.com/weblog/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/h2oh-detail-video.mp4 Watch this fun video of details from the amazing art quilts selected by juror Linda Gass for the new SAQA exhibition H2OH! Learn more on the exhibition page, and be sure to watch for full images to be posted soon! ... read more
    Source: SAQA- Studio Art Quilts AssociatesPublished on January-10-2017By Social Media Manager
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  • H2OH! Artists Announced!
    Water – it’s everywhere! The majority of the earth’s surface is covered by water, and more than half of the human body consists of water. But water also plays an essential role in our survival. Cultures have thrived based on their proximity to water, and crops survive or fail, based on rain or the lack thereof. Every living thing depends on water to survive, and life hangs in the balance when shortages persist. This exhibition encouraged the artist to interpret one of the most vital, desired, powerful, sacred, and enjoyed resources on earth in their own unique, individual style, whether abstract, graphic, or representational. The exhibition was juried by SAQA Juried Artist Member Linda Gass, who is widely known for her environmental activism on land and water use issues in California. H2OH! will premiere at the the National Quilt Museum, in Paducah, Kentucky on June 23, 2017. Click to see the complete list of included artists and ... read more
    Source: SAQA- Studio Art Quilts AssociatesPublished on January-7-2017By Social Media Manager
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