Author Archives: Catherine Whall Smith

About Catherine Whall Smith

Fiber Artist working with contemporary textiles.

Catherine Whall Smith . . . is back from a QBL (Quilting by the Lake) workshop and needs to get back to her studio . . BUT

So. I am back from a 2-day workshop at QBL and I also had a chance to see the second part of Nancy Crow’s  invitational show, which includes 21 artists; Titled: Circular Abstractions: Bull’s Eye Quilts.  On view June 3rd, – August … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith . . . invites you to the CLOSING CELEBRATION of “Locally Inspired” Fiber/Quilt Show

From Jamie Eves, Executive Director, WTHM:  YOUR INVITED!         (Above: “Jeweled Leaves” by Pat Ferguson; “Ford in the Aspens” by Dawn Allen) “The Windham Textile & History Museum’s terrific month-long quilt show, “Locally Inspired,” closes this Saturday, July … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith . . . wants to know are you ready for a road trip and some Fiber Fun!

Is it time for that road trip?  After several months of planning and a few weeks to complete  the set-up of the “Locally Inspired” Quilt show;  Joan Blade Johnson and I are looking forward to this Saturday’s – June 10th “Quilting … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith . . . is traveling again!

It’s that time of year again – enter shows, drop-off, pick-up, attend openings and meet up with fellow artists. On Thursday May 4th, I will head to the New Britain Museum of American Art to attend the preview party for … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith . . . so what is she up to NOW!!

WOW it’s April 2017 and believe it or not I just finished mailing out my 2017 pocket calendar to my clientele.  In order to visually interpret the size of each mini image on the calendar, I decided to add sizes … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith . . invites you to the Opening of the 2017 CWA Show

 If you are in the New Britain, CT area please check out the 2017 CWA Connecticut Women Artists, Inc. show at the Art League of New Britain, @ 30 Cedar Street.  Hours: Saturday & Sunday 1-4 pm and by appointment www.alnb.org – The … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith . . . is looking forward to attending TWO up-coming museum openings

A new year and it is starting off busy as usual.  My studio time for the past few months has focused on my “Here’s Hillary” piece (almost complete) and  working with a palette of solid colors in my “Tying Up … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith . . . thinks it’s time to start the 2017 calendar

Like me, do you feel like you are a little behind this year with the Holidays already upon us. – Usually the task of creating my next years calendar is long on it’s way to completion by now.  I use … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith . . . reflects on the past six Thanksgiving posts

So it’s time to reflect on the past six years of Thanksgiving posts; Posted on November 23, 2010 – I asked the question “IS IT BIG ENOUGH!!” Is it big ENOUGH . . . the turkey . . . my ART – … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith . . . is getting ready for the final PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE 2016

Last week I finished the top of “Here’s Hillary” and started to work out  the selection of the fabrics for the back side of this piece.  Since I hand quilt all of my art from the back of the piece, … Continue reading

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