Monday, October 26, 2015

Lunch and Lecture in coordination with Fiber Art exhibit at the Volland Store in Alma Kansas

Mary Elmusa, one of our regional members, has asked me to share this exciting event announcement with everyone.  This exhibit of Debra Smith's contemporary fiber art and Elizabeth Wilson's vintage quilts is running September 20-December 20, 2015 at the Volland Store in Alma, Kansas.  This upcoming Sunday (November 1st) the Surface Design Association is sponsoring a lunch and lecture in association with the exhibit.  For more information, check the Volland Store website at:    All are welcome!

Friday, October 16, 2015

Congrats to Shin-Hee Chin and Cherrie Hampton on being accepted as SAQA JAMs

You all probably saw it in the recent SAQA e-bulletin, but two of our regional members, Cherrie Hampton and Shin-Hee Chin were recently accepted as SAQA JAMs!  The jurying process is quite involved from what I understand, so kudos to them for their acceptance.

For more of their work, check out their websites
Shin-Hee Chin:

Shin-Hee Chin, Chinmoku_Silence

Cherrie Hampton:

Cherrie Hampton, The Woman at the Well

Congratulations to Shin-Hee and Cherrie!

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

See Annie Helmericks-Louder's Work at the Albercht-Kemper Museum of Art in St. Joesph, MO

Congratulations to Annie Helmericks-Louder!  Her work is currently being exhibited as part of a 2-person show at the Albercht-Kemper Museum of Art in St. Joesph, MO.  Please check the following link for much more information on the show (here).

The show runs from September 18th - November 7th, 2015, and if you're in the area or traveling through, please stop by and check it out!  Looks like a fabulous exhibit.

Congrats again to Annie, and for more of her work, check out her website here.

Cats, Cows and Cakes, c. Annie Helmericks-Louder, 56 x 49.5

Detail, Cats, Cows and Cakes, c. Annie Helmericks-Louder