Category Archives: Hand Quilted

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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Catherine Whall Smith thinks . . . RED is my new favorite color

Artists will tell you how sensitive they are to color.  So when former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton walked onto the debate stage wearing a bright RED suit Monday night I murmured “wow” – what a statement color.  No … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith . . . is sharing her work in progress

My last post shared the piece “Here’s Hillary” that is presently on my design wall.  I usually work on two or more styrofoam panels that are roughly 7 feet high by 4 feet wide.  Placing two side by side gives … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith . . . is getting ready to hang her Fiber Art at the WTHM – Duggan Mill in Willimantic, CT

It’s Thursday and time to double check that everything is ready for the Textile Trio event at the Windham Textile & History Museum in Willimantic, CT on Saturday, June 11th, 2016.  The quilts are almost ready to be transported to … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith is looking forward to a day on the shore and an Art Gallery Opening

Today, I called the Artists’ Cooperative Gallery in Westerly, R. I. (ACGOW) and was informed that my fiber art pieces “Spring Is Here” and “Black, Blue, and Bruised” were accepted into their 2016 Regional Art Show. Juried by Timothy McDowell, Professor of … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith . . . asks are you looking for a destination this week-end?

Looking for a destination this week-end – how about checking out “DEEP” the Monson Arts Council 23rd Annual Spring Art Exhibition & Sale. – On display at The House of Art located at 200 Main Street, Monson, Massachusetts.  There will be … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith . . . thinks it may be time to do some online shopping

Another beautiful Fall day – so is it time for a drive or just relax at home.  If you are out and about – the Spectrum Gallery in Centerbrook, Connecticut might be a destination or you can relax at home … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith will be attending two Art Openings in the coming week!

Please join me at the following SHOWS and OPENINGS! 2015 – Norwich Arts Center – “Artistic Wanderings 2015″ Norwich Arts Center Galleries 60 – 64 Broadway, Norwich, CT 06360 Two of my pieces were juried into this show – “Tying … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith . . . welcomes YOU and Marge and Gould into her home.

So just for fun, I decided to dress up my two mannequins “Marge” and “Gould” to welcome visitors to my home to celebrate Connecticut Open House Day 2015 this Saturday, June 13th. My mother-in-law Margery Smith was an expert seamstress, … Continue reading

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Catherine Whall Smith has a . . . “Save the Date – June 13th” for you

SAVE THE DATE: Saturday, June 13th 2015 – 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Connecticut Open House Day – June 13, 2015 Smith Stitch Studio
 44 Chaplin Street, Chaplin, CT 
(860) 455-027 http://www.catherinewhallsmith.com Please join me at my home/studio located in … Continue reading

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