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Elements Show at RGAC

…I did not know that fiber arts could be so very well done, so truly artful. The quilted pieces on display range from intricate embroidery to painted silk, from garments to wall art, and from abstract to landscape to figurative. Definitely a fabulous display of the broad range of creativity possible with fabric, needle and thread! This show will only be up for another week, ending next Friday, so I strongly recommend you go see it soon if you haven’t already. You’ll be glad you did!

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African Folklore Embroidery Challenge Followup

Of interest to our quilters, fiber and needlework artists, as well as anyone who might find themselves in the Los Angeles area during this fabulous embroidery and International Quilt Show!

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Japanese Embroidery Lecture by Embroiderer’s Guild of America Master Certified Judge Sponsored by Southern Oregon Stitchers

The Southern Oregon Stitchers Chapter of the Embroiderer’s Guild of America (EGA) is pleased to offer a lecture on Japanese Embroidery to the public on Satur- day, June 18th, 2011 in Central Point. Presenting will be Georgann Lane, EGA Certified Master Judge.

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Attention Fiber, Quilting, Beading and Needleworking Artists: Call to Artists from the 2011 African Folklore Embroidery Challenge

Entry forms for the 2011 African Folklore Embroidery Challenge are now online at www.aflembroidery.com THE GRAND PRIZE is $500 cash, 2nd prize $50 and 3rd prize $25.00. All entrants will receive certificate of participation and be considered for inclusion in a new book. All entries will be on display at the International Quilt Festival in Long Beach, July 29th – 31st @ the African Folklore Embroidery Booth, Long Beach Convention Center, California and at the American Sewing Guild Conference in Los Angeles, CA Aug 19th-21st 2011.

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Southern Oregon Stitchers invite Local Needleworkers…

Southern Oregon Stitchers

Southern Oregon Stitchers invite all needleworkers/embroiderers to their March 19 meeting at 11:30 am, Central Point Presbyterian Church.

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Southern Oregon Stitchers January Meeting Details

Southern Oregon Stitchers

Come shop for stitching, quilting and other craft items at our Great Guilt Giveaway by members clearing out project materials they no longer have room to store.

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Southern Oregon Stitchers host program on painting on fabric

All needleworkers/embroiderers are invited to join Southern Oregon Stitchers, the local chapter of Embroiderers’ Guild of America, on September 18. We are having a member-led program, “Playing with Paints,” where we will learn techniques of painting on fabric. Guests are welcome at 11:30 am. Central Point Presbyterian Church, 456 W Pine St., Central Point, Contact: Liz at 541-488-4082 or www.sosega.com. You can also find our email and more contact information in our listing at the Southern Oregon Artists Resource!