Category Archives: Fiber Art

Catherine Whall Smith . . . is doing a little “Plein Air” quilting!

During the past few weeks I have kept busy in my studio finishing the top for the “Explorations: Journeys in Creativity” show. Since my unique hand quilting techniques were selected to share through journaling my process, I had to first … Continue reading

Posted in Fiber Art, Hand Quilted, Studio Art Quilt Associates | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Catherine Whall Smith is . . . doing a little “Spring Cleaning”

Time for a little “Spring Cleaning” so I decided my Facebook page needed an up-date!   I’m posting “Transfusion #5” (16H x 43W) which is hanging in the CAFA show at the Mystic Museum of Art till June 2nd. And … Continue reading

Posted in Fiber Art | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Catherine Whall Smith . . . shares a “SAVE THE DATE” May 5th, 2018 at the Windham Textile & History Museum

SAVE THE DATE!  Saturday, May 5th, 2018 will be your opportunity to view Studio Art Quilt Associates of CT Traveling Quilt Show.  Local Color#3: “Inspired by Science” will be on view from May 5th – July 8th, 2018.  See below … Continue reading

Posted in Art Quilting, Fiber Art | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Catherine Whall Smith . . . suggests checking out the Fiber Show at Gallery 53, Meriden, CT

The Gallery 53 in Meriden, CT  is hosting “ALL THINGS CONSIDERED”. On Exhibit: April 14 – 27.  Here is the write up on the show: “See how regional artists exploit the creative potential of textiles to create new, exciting and … Continue reading

Posted in Art Quilting, Fiber Art | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Catherine Whall Smith . . . shares her Art Quilt Elements experience

Friday, March 16th was travel day to the Wayne Art Center, in Wayne Pennsylvania.  Arriving around 3:00 p.m. our first stop was the Wayne Art Center to view the Art Quilt Elements (AQE) 2018 show. The 48 art quilts in … Continue reading

Posted in Fiber Art | Tagged | 1 Comment

Catherine Whall Smith is thinking “ROAD TRIP” in 2 weeks!

Two weeks from today, I will be in my car with close friend and fiber artist Rita Hannafin driving to Wayne, Pennsylvania for the week-end events at the Wayne Art Center and the Opening of Art Quilt Elements 2018. AQE … Continue reading

Posted in Art Quilting, Fiber Art, Hand Quilted, Studio Art Quilt Associates | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Catherine Whall Smith will be taking a break from all the Hand Quilting

My last post indicated that I was ready to start hand-quilting my newest piece “Transfusion #3” and that is exactly what I’ve been doing for days.  Major callouses have started to form on my left hand fingers as I feel … Continue reading

Posted in Fiber Art, Studio Art Quilt Associates | Tagged | Leave a comment

Catherine Whall Smith . . . is indeed back in her studio.

Yes, I am back in my studio working on my “Transfusion” series;  #3 a fairly large piece (43H x 73W) has been taken off my design wall (see below) and after basting the 3 layers (top/batting/back) together I will start … Continue reading

Posted in Art Quilting, Fiber Art, Quiet Corner Artist | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Fiber Art, Quiet Corner Artist | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Art Quilting, Fiber Art, Studio Art Quilt Associates | Tagged | Leave a comment