FiberWorks exhibition focusing on the National Park System

This year, the group FiberWorks made art quilts to help celebrate the National Park System’s 100th anniversary, which is in 2016.  Six members of this group belong to SAQA, Cynthia Levis, Marilyn Rembolrt, Dorothy Heidemann-Nelson, Pat Stava, Jo Drueke, and Peg Pennell.

Below is the collage photo used by the Park Service to advertise the show.

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The quilts will be shown at every park featured, plus some other venues.  The show opening reception will be at Homestead National Monument of America in Beatrice, NE in the Homestead Education Center next Sunday December 6 starting at 1:00.

Exhibit Schedule:

2015

December – Homestead National Monument of America – Nebraska

2016

January – Joshua Tree National Park – California

February – Saguaro National Park – Arizona

March – Hawaii Volcanoes National Park – Hawaii

April – Statue of Liberty National Monument – New York

May – Wolf Trap Farm for the Performing Arts – Virginia

June – Wind Cave National Park – South Dakota

July – Mount Rushmore National Memorial – South Dakota

August – Glacier National Park, Montana

September – Rocky Mountain National Park – Colorado

October – Shenandoah National Park – Virginia

November – Everglades National Park – Florida

December – Jefferson National Expansion Memorial – Missouri

2017

February – International Quilt Study Center & Museum – Lincoln, NE

May – William Howard Taft National Historic Site- Cincinnati, OH

 

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