Category Archives: Sewing

Quilted assemblages on view at Maine Fiberarts

Christine Macchi, executive director of Maine Fiberarts in Topsham, provided the following information about a new show opening at the Maine Fiberarts Gallery: Bold and painterly quilted wall assemblages by artists Dr. Donald Talbot of Lisbon Falls and Beatrice Gilbert of North Yarmouth are on display through Tuesday, Dec. 31, at Maine Fiberarts’ Gallery, 13 […]

Gallery displays mixed-media embroidered pieces|

My thanks to Christine Macchi, executive director of Maine Fiberarts, for providing this information: Intricate embroidered work and textile-inspired assemblages incorporating found objects by artist Jill Snyder Wallace of Minot are on display through September and October at Maine Fiberarts’ Gallery, 13 Main St., Topsham. The exhibition, “Human Nature,” represents work the artist has created […]

Use rubber stamps as embroidery patterns|

I have many rubber stamps for use in making cards. But it never occurred to me they might have another use until I saw an article in Stitch It magazine recently. Instead of stamping on paper, the article suggested, stamp on cloth then embroider over the lines. The magazine article gave a list of materials […]