Author Archives: Catherine Whall Smith

About Catherine Whall Smith

Fiber Artist working with contemporary textiles.

Catherine Whall Smith . . . thinks one is over and one not yet!

The SAQA Benefit Auction is over and so far they have raised $83,050. Hopefully you were able to purchase your favorite, but there are still more in the SAQA Store. The remaining 72 pieces are available for $100. Check them … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith . . . is pleased with the numbers!

Though I think we all will agree that we are not pleased with the Covid vaccination numbers as the infection rate and numbers rise – but, there are some numbers that are worth sharing. The price of Art Quilts that … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith . . . is getting ready for the online SAQA 2021 Benefit Auction – September 10 – October 3, 2021

IT’S BACK!! – The annual Benefit Auction is Studio Art Quilt Associate’s premiere fundraising event! All proceeds help support SAQA’s exhibition programs, publications, and education outreach. Plus, your purchase helps increase the recognition for art quilts and the artists who … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith . . . invites you to the opening of the 2021 CWA Annual National Open Juried Exhibition

EXHIBITION DATES: Saturday, August 21 – Friday, September 10, 2021 LOCATION: Arts Center East, 709 Hartford Turnpike, Vernon, CT 06066 OPENING RECEPTION AND AWARDS: Saturday, August 21st 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. NOTE: All visitors, staff, and volunteers are required to … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith . . . is getting ready for the Friday, August 6th Quilt National 21 Artist Lineup.

It’s always important to share one’s artistic journey. On Friday, August 6th, Diane Melms, Pat Pauly, Kit Vincent, and Catherine Smith will share just that. These four artists have pieces in the Quilt National 2021 show. Since June 25th twenty … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith . . . is Celebrating the “Fourth of July 2021” by being THANKFUL!

If you check my Shows & Publication link https://catherinewhallsmith.com/portfolio/juried-shows-and-publications/ you will see that I have been in a lot of Art shows since 1983 when I started to record my journey in Fiber Art. BUT, I have to say that … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith. . . thinks Steve did a great job!

There is a lot to celebrate today – it’s Connecticut’s “Hang-A-Quilt” Day; and Juneteenth is now a Federal holiday – the annual celebration commemorating the day when the last enslaved African-Americans were informed that they were free. Below is a … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith . . . shares the BACK!

Since a lot of my hand quilting is completed using the design lines on the back of the piece, I thought I would share the back of my piece in Quilt National 2021 – “Transfusion . . . in TWO … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith . . . will be at the virtual QUILT NATIONAL 2021 on Friday, May 28th at 5 pm.

If you are looking for something to do before the long Memorial Day Week-end then please consider joining the Quilt National 2021 virtual Watch Party and Awards Ceremony on Friday, May 28 at 5pm. Check out their website https://dairybarn.org/QN21/ and … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith . . . NBMAA Auction pieces – finally!!!

CHECK it OUT! During 2020 – so many shows went virtual – but now it looks like we are heading to that NEW NORMAL. The New Britain Museum of American Art is reinstating their Art Auction – so check it … Continue reading

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