The Fiber Arts Group meets at YAA on the third Thursday of every month from 10:00 am - noon with the purpose of sharing demos, learning new techniques, experimenting, and providing a support system for silk painters, and fiber artists. For more information please e-mail Susan Wierzba susanwierzba@gmail.com, or Carol Powley capowley@comcast.net.

To find the next meeting date, click here to view the Interest Groups calendar.


Road Trip!! 

The Fiber Arts/Mixed Media group is planning a road trip for our

 August 18th meeting. 

Maine Fiberarts Gallery 

  and The Red Studio

13 Main Street

Topsham, ME 04086

207-721-0678

mainefiberarts.com

We will leave the York Art Association on August 18th around 8:30am and travel via car(s) to Topsham, which is about a one and a half hour drive. Maine Fiberarts is currently having a juried show of contemporary art. Thirty artists come together to show state-of-the-art ideas in hooked work, tapestry, knitted wire, art quilts, paper assemblage, fabric collage, handwovens, mixed media, needlepoint, felted vessels, and handmade paper. We will visit the museum and have lunch there as well before traveling back and arriving in York around 4:00.  

Please contact Janet Perry (janet.perry@gmail.com

let her know you would like to come and if you would  like to drive


Fiber Arts/ Mixed Media meeting 

Thursday, September 15 from 10:00 am - 12:00 noon

Let's make an inspirational prompt card for our studios/ homes we stamp and collage and hang from a ribbon. Maybe a favorite quote or just a reminder for ourselves to stay present, simplify, create fearlessly, etc.

I will supply glue sticks, rubber stamps and stamp alphabets and some ink pads and a heavy duty punch and decorative punches. I will also bring a couple old books we can tear up for found words. 

Everyone bring a cardboard blank(think old cereal box or coaster, a piece of corrugated or a tag) some paper to collage with and some ribbon or twine. And of course your favorite quote or idea.



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