Category Archives: Art Quilting

Catherine Whall Smith . . . is getting ready for a “Simplified” Thanksgiving 2019

This Thanksgiving my focus is to “Simplify . . . Simplify . . . Simplify”. We will host Thanksgiving dinner again this year – but in addition to the whole turkey we will edit it to it’s parts. One whole … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith . . . invites you to the Opening of “American Barns and Farms”

Please join us as we celebrate the Opening of “AMERICAN BARNS AND FARMS,” our two person exhibit at the Arts of Tolland Gallery, 22 Tolland Green, Tolland, CT 06084, Opening Reception: Saturday, September 7, from 2 – 4 pm. The … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith . . . thinks there is still time!

My last post included the “Bunny with the Sunglasses” picture from Ledyard CT.  Next Monday, August 19th, I will once again pass by that installation art to pick up my piece at the Mystic Museums of Art. “Blue Bloods” Transfusion … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith . . . enjoys driving the back roads of Connecticut

Sunday, July 7th on my way to the Mystic Museum of Art in Mystic, CT I can across this, I was eager to get to the “drop-off” in Mystic, so on my way home to Chaplin, CT I stopped on … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith . . . is sharing information on the “Under Cover Stories” Antique Quilt Show at the Windham Textile & History Museum

So many of today’s Contemporary Fiber Artists are following in the tradition of the makers of antique quilts by sharing their stories in their art.  The Windham Textile & History Museum (WTHM) in Willimantic has just hung a special three … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith and Joan Blade Johnson at the “Stitched” Opening

Here are a few more photos from the “Stitched” Reception on Sunday, March 3rd, 2019.  At The Ruth Wells Center for the Arts, 111 Main Street Southbridge MA. Gallery Hours  Friday 2 – 6 p.m.; Sat. Sun. 12 -4 p.m.

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Catherine Whall Smith . . . is happy that there will be a break in the snow!

It’s still on! Reception and Artists Gallery Talks, Sunday, March 3rd, 2 – 4p.m. “Stitched” Fiber Art by Joan Blade Johnson and Catherine Whall Smith. Show dates: March 1st – 31st. Ruth Wells Center for the Arts, 111 Main Street, Southbridge, MA. … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith . . . is sharing an update on “Transformation/Blue Blood”

On December 22, 2018, I posted the pending birth of “Transformation/ Blue Blood”. This piece has been somewhat of a struggle. Pictured below, I’ve started to cut the lines that will be machine stitched into the piece;Next comes the laying of … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith . . . Happy New Year 2019 – it’s going to be a busy year!

Since 2019 will be busy with several shows in the works. I decided to start thinking about which pieces I will be hanging for the month of February at the the Art Corridor on the Saint Raphael Campus of the … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith . . . admits the color blue is working it’s way into her art!

The color BLUE is working it’s way onto my studio design wall. Blue is obviously the theme for the Smith’s Christmas tree this year.  Last year’s fake white tree has been taken out of the attic – a variety of BLUE … Continue reading

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