Category Archives: Hand Quilted

Catherine Whall Smith . . . continues the “Stay Tuned” on “Explorations: Journeys in Creativity”

On, April 27th I posted information on “Explorations: Journeys in Creativity, The Quilt Artist’s Studio”.  The aim of this exhibit is to educate the viewer about particular art quilting techniques and each artists passion for their creative process in their … Continue reading

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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

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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

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Catherine Whall Smith . . . thinks it is time to revisit the past!

While getting ready for Christmas morning brunch 2017, I decided to take out a favorite glass candelabra that I’ve used in the past to add a little “glam” to the table.   Revisiting favorites from the past starting me thinking … 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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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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