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(a bit late!) Late summer news

I received two awards: Best of Show and First place in the Artist Association of Northern Colorado Fiber 2014 exhibit in Fort Collins, Colorado. Photos will be posted when I get them back from my photographer!



Recent Exhibitions/Shows:

Northern Colorado Weavers Guild annual show, Lincoln Center, Fort Collins 2014
Best use of Silk, Treenway Silks award and First place, non-functional three dimensional
Artist Association of Northern Colorado Kaleidoscope of Fiber Art Regional Show/Exhibit, 2014
First Place and Best of Show
SAQA Regional show, Big Voice, Small Vision, September to October, 2013
Participant in SPUN, the Denver Art Museum’s first comprehensive fiber art show, Summer 2013
Finalist, Infinity Art Gallery Exhibit, Black and White, 2013
First place, Infinity Art Gallery fiber Art show,2012
Big Voice, Small Vision
, SAQA/SDA show, Denver, Colorado, 2012
Fabrics of Legacies, Lincoln Center, Fort Collins, CO, 2012
Surface Design/SAQA fiber art exhibition, Lakewood, Colorado, 2012
Surface Design Association regional show, Denver, Colorado 2012
Dennis and Philip Ratner Museum, Silk Painting International banner, Bethesda, MD, 2012
Volusia, Wrapped in Fiber, DeBary, Florida 2011
Silk Roads Meet in Verona, silk artwork exhibit in Verona, Italy 2011
Finalist, Infinity Gallery art quilt exhibit, 2011
Take Another Look, Boulder Public Library, Colorado, early 2010
Connecting Threads, Front Range Contemporary Quilters, Longmont Museum, Colorado
Colors of Life, Front Range Contemporary Quilters
Points of View, traveling exhibit 2008-2010, Long Beach Festival, Fremont Center for the Arts, Canon City, Colorado, William Bonfils Fine Art Center, Escanaba, Michigan, AQS Quit show in Lancaster, PA, Art du Quilt, Morzine, France, Long Beach, Houston
Fibrations, 2009-2010, traveling exhibit, Cody Wyoming 2009 Yellowstone Quilt Fest, Golden Colorado, Mancuso Show Management at Mid-Atlantic Quilt Festival, Quilt Fest of New Jersey and Denver National Quilt Festival. Final venue was National Quilt Association convention in Columbus, Ohio
Contemporary Silk Painting, Harmony Hall regional art center, Fort Washington, Maryland
SAA Squared, Avenue 50 Studio, Inc., Highland Park, CA
Altered Threads, Front Range Contemporary Quilters, Pueblo, CO, 2008
Cutting Edge of Fiber Art, Arroyo Seco Gallery, California

Art-related certifications/Further education:
Certificates of Achievement from the Royal Drawing Society, London, England
Senior Cambridge University (UK) honors certificate in Art
Silk painting, couture sewing and fiber art workshops with Diane Ericson, Roberta Carr, Rosanna Czarnecki, 
Roberta Glidden, Jan Janas, Linda Lee, Susan Louise Moyer, Suzanne Punch, Marcy Tilton
Signature member, Silk Painters International. Designated Master Silk Painter, 2009

Featured artist in Fiber Art Now magazine, Summer , 2012
Tutorial on Fibre and Stitch E-newsletter: Silk Painting 101
Article on layered art quilts, Workshop on the Web, UK, summer issue 2010
Featured artist June/July 2004 issue Wyoming Homes and Living magazine
Featured artist Everybody’s (Caribbean) magazine, New York
Editor /contributing author of The Silkworm, four years. Initiated the inclusion of color pages in this publication
Featured artist in the book The Best of Silk Painting by Diane Tuckman and Jan Janas
Organizer of 2004 Silk in Santa Fe conference

First place winner, Infinity Art Gallery fiber art exhibit, 2013
Cheyenne Visual Artists Association, All-Laramie County Art Show
SE Wyoming art show, four years, first place, textiles
Third place and honorable mention, Senior Citizens’ show, Cheyenne Public Library
People’s Choice award, Handweavers Guild of Boulder holiday show, silk banner
First place, hand painted silk ensemble, International Fashion Show, Santa Fe, NM
2003 winner of Janie O. Smith memorial award, No. Colorado Artist Assoc.
First place, textile, National Capital Orchid Society’s 58th annual show. Silk banner
First place, mixed media Celebration of Color, No. Colorado Artist Association
Second place, textile, National Capital Orchid Society’s 60th annual show, Silk scarf
Eleventh Annual Exhibit of Fine Art by Women, Woman’s Work, Woodstock, Illinois, honorable mention