The William Bonafis Fine Art Center has an exhibit opportunity for fiber artists in the U.P.
Fabrications III: Art Quilts of the U.P.March 29 - April 26, 2012
Submission deadline: February 18 at 3pm
A juried show for Upper Peninsula fiber artists and a regional quilt competition highlighting the artistry in original quilt designs.
For full details on how to submit, visit their website.
Michigan SDA member Bonnie Peterson is teaching a class at the Bonafis Fine Art Center on Friday April 13 from 10am-1pm.
Into the Mix: Machine Embroidery & Heat Transfers
Peterson is glad to share her expertise by offering her advice on fabric and photo samples that students are considering for inclusion in artwork. Students are welcome to bring sewing machines equipped with either a free motion quilting foot or an embroidery foot for some additional hands-on experience. Class limited to first 18 registrants. Check out the class schedule list for registration and cost.
Of Bogs & Benthos (detail)