FGP ANNUAL MEETING and ThrED TALK: Dimensional Fiber

Online

Thursday, April 28, 5 pm on Zoom Dimensional Fiber and Annual Guild Voting Meeting, featuring member artists, weaver Megan Adgate, and felter Debbie Penley.  Both artists explore the dimensional aspects of fiber in their work. Debbie Penley, a self -taught artist, worked in clay for many years, and found a love for fiber making amigurumi ... Read more

Lecture with Wen Redmond

Online

May 3, 2022 – 1PM EST Registration for this program is required. Free program for members – $5.- for non-members. New England artist, Wen Redmond’s fascination with photography finds expression through printing manipulated original photographs directly onto various mixed media substrates, and specially treated natural fibers to create unique stitched photographic textural constructions. She calls this work, ... Read more

$5

Critique- Online or in Person

Contemporary Craft 5645 Butler Street, Pittsburgh, PA

Show & Shares as well as Critiques will become hybrid. They will be both in Person at Contemporary Craft in Lawrenceville, 5645 Butler Street 15201 and also on Zoom. We will reevaluate monthly to see if we continue with this modality. Please pre-register so we can update you on any changes to the format. You have a choice to be there: –IN ... Read more

Fiberart International 2022 Opening

Brew House Association and Contemporary Craft BHA: 711 South 21st Street, Pittsburgh, PA ; CC: 5645 Butler Street, Pittsburgh, PA15203, Pittsburgh, PA

Fiberart International 2022 seeks to exhibit the best of contemporary art and invites submissions that ­­­reflect a wide range of works related to the fiber medium. The exhibition is recognized around the world as a benchmark that documents trends and innovations in the field. The goal of the exhibition is to include innovative work rooted ... Read more

Fiberart Forum 2022

Brew House Association and Contemporary Craft BHA: 711 South 21st Street, Pittsburgh, PA ; CC: 5645 Butler Street, Pittsburgh, PA15203, Pittsburgh, PA

FIBERART FORUM 2022 Saturday June 4th and Sunday June 5th, 2022 A related conference open to the public. This year the Fiberart Forum will extend to two days and take place in person and online. Participants have the option of attending either one or both. The In-Person Forum on June 4, 2022 includes presentations by ... Read more

$50

Fiber Fest Potluck

Please register so we can plan better: Registration Form Come join us at our Welcome Back Fiber Fest Potluck! Saturday September 10, 2022 from 11AM to 4PPM. Rain or shine: Bring the kids, new members and friends! At guild member Diane Meyer's lovely backyard in McCandless. Demonstrations and presentation followed by lunch and Show&Share. Bring ... Read more

Membership Exhibition-Behind the Mask

Latrobe Art Center 819 Ligonier Street, Latrobe, PA

A Juried Members’ Exhibition of the Fiberarts Guild of Pittsburgh. Where: Latrobe Art Center – 819 Ligonier Street, Latrobe, PA 15650 When: October 6th – November 2nd, 2022 - Monday-Saturday 10AM to 5PM Opening Reception: Thursday, October 6, 2022 – 6 to 8PM Chairperson: Carolyn Carson: carolyncarson753@hotmail.com and Barb Kubala: hangarounds@verizon.net Entry Deadline: August 1, ... Read more

Opening Reception for Behind the Mask – Membership Exhibition

Latrobe Art Center 819 Ligonier Street, Latrobe, PA

A Juried Members’ Exhibition of the Fiberarts Guild of Pittsburgh. Where: Latrobe Art Center – 819 Ligonier Street, Latrobe, PA 15650 When: October 6th – November 2nd, 2022 - Monday-Saturday 10AM to 5PM Opening Reception: Thursday, October 6, 2022 – 6 to 8PM Chairperson: Carolyn Carson: carolyncarson753@hotmail.com and Barb Kubala: hangarounds@verizon.net Entry Deadline: August 1, ... Read more

Lecture by Jim Arendt

Registration opens about a month before the lecture. Please register on the Registration Form Jim Arendt is an Associate Professor of Visual Arts and Gallery Director at Coastal Carolina University. He received his BFA from Kendall College of Art & Design and his MFA from the University of South Carolina. He has participated in residency ... Read more

Critique- Online or in Person

Contemporary Craft 5645 Butler Street, Pittsburgh, PA

Show & Shares as well as Critiques will become hybrid. They will be both in Person at Contemporary Craft in Lawrenceville, 5645 Butler Street 15201 and also on Zoom. We will reevaluate monthly to see if we continue with this modality. Please register so we can update you on any changes to the format. You have ... Read more

Surface Design Silkscreen Workshop

AIR - Artists Image Resources 518 Foreland Street, Pittsburgh, PA

The Fiberarts Guild of Pittsburgh presents a Surface Design Silkscreen Workshop at Artist Image Resource with a focus on abstract imagery for diversified uses in your work.  Screen print on fabric, paper, and other surfaces!  Master printmaker, professor, and AIR staffer, Feliks RK Pyron, will lead, with assistance from Guild members, Petra Fallaux and Patty ... Read more

$50 – $60

Studio Visit with Meg Prall & Teal Fitzpatrick  and Show and Share- Online or in Person

Radiant Hall, McKees Rocks 734 Thompson Avenue, McKees Rocks, PA

November 20, 2022, Sunday 2PM Studio Visit : Guild Members Meg Prall & Teal Fitzpatrick  Show and Share at Radiant Hall, 734 Thompson Avenue, McKees Rocks, PA 15136 Radiant Hall McKees Rocks  2-3 pm Studio Tour: Teal Fitzpatrick & Meg Prall, FGP members 3-4:30pm Show & Share: In Person at Radiant Hall McKees Rocks & ... Read more