INTERLACE Student Exhibition

Virtual Exhibition

Library & Community Galleries • November 16, 2021 – February 26, 2022

Featuring the works of students from the 2021 INTERLACE: Art to Wear, INTERLACE: Felting, INTERLACE: Freeform Sashiko, and INTERLACE: Improvisational Quilting classes.

Visit Textile Center to see the exhibition in person Tuesday – Saturday, 11 am – 3 pm, through February 26, 2022.

INTERLACE is supported by funding from Aroha Philanthropies’ Vitality Arts® program.

(Header photo: detail of Ode to Dead Tree, Nancy Condon; detail of Family on a Walk on a Spring Day, Elizabeth Murray; detail of Untitled (vest), Kristin Williams)

In the Galleries - Textile Center

INTERLACE: Art to Wear

Somebody Do Something
Joan Coffey
Hand embroidery, machine embroidery, hand-dying, appliqué, stenciling, bubble jet transfer printing, beading
Fabric, threads, paint, beads
NFS

Ode to Dead Tree
Nancy Condon
Digital printing, hand stitching, machine assembly, free motion stitching, machine embroidery
Cotton, linen, canvas, silk organza, wool blend fabric, perle cotton, cotton thread
NFS

Walk in Beauty
Kathryn Anne Mack
Appliqué, machine embroidery
Various fabric from Textile Center Garage Sale
NFS

The Coat of Self Worth
Helane Monsour
Japanese Saori weaving, sewing
Japanese cotton, merino wool, Icelandic wool, Shetland wool, merino roving, novelty yarn, silk ribbon, vintage Japanese silk velvet ribbon, vintage sumi-e ink on sari silk
NFS

Bubble Coat
Elizabeth Murray
Wool suiting, polyester thread, muslin, digitally printed bond certificates
Machine embroidery, sewing, digital printing
NFS

No Permission Needed
Brenda Oseland
Silk and rayon velvet, silk dupioni, silk organza and brocade lining (all stash fabrics), rhinestones
Serging, machine sewing, hand stitching, machine embroidery, crystal application
NFS

Coat of Many Cultures
Shelley Shreffler
Handwoven fabric from India, Thailand, Kenya, Cambodia, hand embroidered work from India, Laos, machine woven fabric from Finland, Myanmar, South America, Tanzania
Piecing, sewing, appliqué
NFS

Fabric of My Life & the River of My Life
Janet Gettings Stevens
Sewing, beading
Denim, Marimekko cotton, mother of pearl star beads, Thai scarf
NFS

INTERLACE: Felting

Wet Felted Vessel
Terry Banovetz-Gerst
Wet felting
Wool roving, craft pompoms, thread, found wood twig from a walk in the neighborhood, glass vase
NFS

Circles
Mary Ellen Buscher
Wet felting
Wool, cotton
NFS

Purse
Mickey Ellis
Wet felting
Wool roving, miscellaneous fibers
NFS

Autumn Splendor Tote
Denise Finnestad
Wet felting with open resist, needle felting, sewing
Merino wool roving, artisanal wool batting
NFS

Felted Milkweed Pod
Leslie Granbeck
Wet felting using multiple resists
Wool roving, silk fabric, silk threads
NFS

Autumn Bride
Amy Kalu
Wool, silk waste, fabric, beads
Wet felting
NFS

Queen Anne’s Lace
Lisa Olson
Wet felting, machine embroidery
Wool roving, silk, birch branch
NFS

Teal in Nature
Mary St. John
Wet felting, crochet, couching, running stitch, embossing
Wool, silk, beads, yarn, pipe cleaners, ribbons, velvet
NFS

Wearable Art Circle Vest
Cindy Starkey Robinson
Wet felting, dyeing, painting
Crepe silk, wool roving, cheesecloth, Angelina fiber, wool yarn, silk ribbon, button
NFS

Felted Autumn
Mary Rush
Wet felting
Merino wool, bamboo, silk
NFS

Untitled (vest)
Kristin Williams
Wet felting, needle felting, embroidery
Wool, silk, cotton thread
NFS

INTERLACE: Freeform Sashiko

Tangled I
Sandra Brick
Shibori, embroidery, hand dyeing
Cotton, thread
NFS

Ogee Tunic
Missy Bye
Sashiko, sewn construction
Various fabrics
NFS

Hiding Eggs
Barbara Cobb
Sashiko
Muslin, thread
NFS

Pandemic Sunrise
Sandra Thomsen
Sashiko, Boro-inspired stitching
Cotton fabric, tulle, perle cotton thread
NFS

INTERLACE: Improvisational Quilting

Family on a Walk on a Spring Day
Elizabeth Murray
Improvisational piecing, hand quilting, machine quilting
Cotton, African wax print, thread, cotton polyester batting
NFS

Haile Selassie on My Sofa
Judith Snitzer
Machine piecing, hand piecing, quilting, hand embroidery
Various textiles
NFS

The Blue One
Laura Wennstrom
Machine piecing, hand quilting
Cotton fabric
NFS