A juried art quilt exhibition
featuring repurposed fabrics
Monday, May 18, 2009
Medicine Spirit Linda MacDonald, Powell, Wyoming This is one of a series inspired by the Medicine Lodge Creek archaeological site in Wyoming. I studied this ancient site many years ago as part of my Master’s thesis. Manufacturer’s discarded fabric, netting received from Salvaged Threads, pieces of old & new yarn, thread, beads, stones, and acrylic paint. $200
Aurora Borealis Linda MacDonald, Powell, Wyoming Inspired by the flashing northern lights (Aurora Borealis) seen in the sky when we lived in Alaska, and more rarely in Wyoming. Materials Explanation: This piece is made from a discarded upholstery sample, combined with small scraps from Shakespearean costumes, hand-dyed silk ribbon, and beads. $200
January 6, 2009 Entry Deadline January 27, 2009 Notification of participants February 27, 2009 Receive by date for accepted artwork March 11 - 14, 2009 Salvaged Threads Show Debut - Big Sky Quilt Retreat, Billings, MT March 25 - April 25, 2009 Toucan Gallery Toucan Artist Reception - April 3, 2009 May 5, 2009 All entries posted on Blog Gallery available for purchase through Paypal July 17, 2009 Unsold art returned to artists
Entry Requirements: 1. Maximum size 11.5 x 14.5 x 1" (must fit inside a Tyvek USPS mailer) Minimum size 8x8" 2. Must include salvaged or repurposed fabric or materials somewhere on quilt.