Archives for the month of: October, 2018

My absolute favorite annual art show

from September 27-December 9, 2018

at the North Carolina Botanical Gardens

…….just some examples from the 50 installations by 30 North Carolina artists using a wide variety of materials,including steel,concrete,marble, granite, glass and more ( like clay, wood, aluminum, stone, electrical wires, plastic, dried lemongrass roots…..)

Garden Party by Holly Felice

Polaris by Jeff Hackney


Colony V by Frank Holder

Right hand,Man by Joe Coates

It was a lovely evening,

filled with music, wine, good food and of course- lots of fabulous art work for sale.

We took this opportunity to show some of the work from out Beginners Tapestry Class. This is a small sample of the tapestries that were woven through out the year. Thanks to our sponsers who made this workshop available for free, for our tapestry weavers.

Thanks to everyone who participated!

Folk Artist Maria Prymatsenkon at Aboa Vetus Ars Nova in Turku

The Fabulous World of Maria Prymachenko


Maria Prymachenko (1908–1997) was a self- taught artist and is one of the most renowned artists in Ukraine. Produced by Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, The Fabulous World of Maria Prymachenko showcases the artist’s watercolour and gouache paintings. The works belong to the collection of the National Museum of Ukrainian Folk Decorative Art in Kiev.

Aboa Vetus Ars Nova also offers a delicious buffet brunch!

5.Vahva by Greta Marjamaki

A beautiful show of oil paintings from Greta Majamaki , a young up-and-coming Finnish artist showing her work in Kaarina.

Black waves

Vortex of light particles

team Lab: massless is a hIghly recommended show in newly opened art gallery in Helsinki called Amos Rex. We were very fortunate to be in Helsinki the weekend it opened! Studio lab is computer-generated three dimensional space, with the goal of participants having a total immersion in a digital universe. There are 5 works that together form an immersive and interactive experience. It was created by an interdisciplinary group founded by Toshiyuki Inoko in 2001. Artists, programmers,engineers, animators,mathematicians and architects form this 500 people collective. The labs were amazing and overwhelming in it’s scope.




First Latch hooking session at the Art Table, Thursday October 2018

The Cancer Center, Wesley Long Hospital, Greensboro

From 10-2pm, all classes are free and materials are provided

All ages welcome!

We have four more sessions for the month of October :

Thursday, October 11, 10-2 pm

Wednesday October 17, 10- 2pm

Friday, October 26, 10- 2pm

Tuesday, October 30, 10- 2pm

Don’t miss this opportunity to be part of the creation of a fabulous wall hanging for the Cancer Center lobby !



Reconquering Burgundy, resurrecting Charles the Bold

Cooking Without Limits

Food Photography & Recipes

Photography Art Plus

Photography, Animals, Flowers, Nature, Sky

Fibre art by Jean Ottosen

NC Alternative Crops and Organics

art in fibers and fabric

around the garden

art in fibers and fabric


art in fibers and fabric