Sunday, September 13, 2009

Texture's Fiber Arts at the Merc in Temecula

One of the local Fiber Arts groups that I belong to is having their annual Fiber Arts Exhibit beginning Friday, October 2nd and continuing until Sunday, November 29th at the Gallery at the Merc in Downtown Temecula. Our opening reception launching this fabulous exhibit will be on October 2nd from 5:30 to 7pm. Complimentary refreshments will be served. We'll have the works of 16 very talented art quilters there for you to enjoy. "My Fast Friends" quilt featured below will be part of this showing. Try to make it if you can, it's a must see! Gallery at the Merc - 42071 Main Street, Temecula, CA 92590 - For more info call (951) 694-6480.

"First Kiss"

"First Kiss"
Innocence

Cheetah Girl

Cheetah Girl
QA Reader Challenge "Inner Animal"

Little Freida

Little Freida
I just love Freida Kahlo!

Madam Butterfly

Madam Butterfly
Inked / Thread painted face with 3D hair bun

"Hello down there!"

"Hello down there!"
Rare find of shrimp like creature in a iceshaft in Anartica

Kiss of a Rose

Kiss of a Rose
Quilt Visions "Fantasy Flowers" Challlenge

Spring Bouquet

Spring Bouquet
Another quilted portrait with 3D organza lillies and leaves

Quilted Denim Jacket

Quilted Denim Jacket
Close up of Shaunna's quilted photo

Simba!

Simba!
Cherrywood fabric challenge - Lion King's travelling show

Elephant at Mala Mala Safari Lounge

Elephant at Mala Mala Safari Lounge
Couldn't resist posting this water color work of an elephant on safari

Leopard at night

Leopard at night
Another watercolor

Geronimo

Geronimo
My quilted rendition of the proud Apache leader

Something to think about....

"Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up"



Pablo Picasso