August 22 – September 2, 2019 • Minnesota State Fairgrounds • Selections from A Common Thread 2019


Check out Textile Center’s display of selections from A Common Thread 2019 member show in the Creative Arts Building at the State Fair — a terrific collection of work that showcases the incredible skill, talent, and creativity of our members.

After this essential textile stop, be sure to visit the Fine Arts Exhibit, where the presence of textiles and fiber art grow stronger year after year.

Thank you for joining us for the following demos:

  • Wet felting (Saturday, August 31)
  • Knotting and interlacing (Sunday, September 1)
  • Needle felting (Monday, September 2)

Congrats goes out to A Witch. A Curse. A Needle and Thread by Karla Rydrych, Minneapolis, winner of the Textile Center award for Excellence and Innovation in the Fine Arts Building.

Textile Center’s Creative Activities building exhibit featured work selected from our 2019 A Common Thread members show. Pictured is the work of artists (above, from left):

  • Jessica Huang
  • Debbie Boyles
  • Clara Shreiber