Fiber Arts Exhibit

Exhibit Dates: February 5–26, 2022
Gallery Hours: Thursday–Saturday, 1:00–5:00pm

This exhibit is open to all fiber artists, whether you work in felting, quilting, embroidery, knitting, crochet, hat making, textiles, wearable art, or mixed fiber arts. Fiber Arts have a long tradition not only of utility but of storytelling and personal expression. This exhibit celebrates the hard work and creativity of fiber artists.

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Congratulations to the Award Winners

First Place – Sophia Shultz, “Every Tomorrow will be Yesterday”
Second Place – Miriam Byroade, “Falling Apart Quilt”
Third Place – Judy Ross, “Goldfish Beauty Pageant”

Honorable Mentions
Lauren Be Dear, “Through the Veil”
Diane Cadrain, “Coastal Heath”
Sophia Shultz, “Muse”
Carol Vinick, “Culture Vulture”

Exhibits at Arts Center East are free and open to the public. We are grateful for the support from our community and visitors.

Alesia Maltz, Ph.D.
Alesia Maltz, Ph.D. is a lifelong weaver who has taught Textile Design and History, Environmental Art and Environmental History.
She recently received a Litchfield Hills Creative Award for the Loom Room Maker Space in Norfolk, CT.
Thanks to our Sponsors

The Susan Shimer Memorial Award