WJIF at Anderson Center

View from Anderson Center, Kenosha, Wi

Rick, my husband and I took a drive yesterday up to the Anderson Center in Kenosha Wisconsin to see the the Woman's Journey's exhibit which included Blooming Botanicals: A Fiber Artist's Garden, Purse-n-alities, Robes: Reveal/Conceal, and Footwear: Women's Stories.  The … [Read more...]

One of a Kind Show and Sara’s Chicago School of Shoemaking

Sara from Chicago School of Shoemaking

Last month I enjoyed going to the One of a Kind show at the Merchandise Mart in Chicago.  I checked out many of the booths featuring wonderful handmade things, and was pleased to see quite a few people I already knew.  One of the vendors was Sara's Chicago School of … [Read more...]

Women’s Journeys in Fiber

My shoes at the Botanic Garden Fine Art of Fiber Show, November 2012

Last week we opened our first exhibit of shoes for Women's Journeys in Fiber.  Women from the three guilds that put together the Fine Art of Fiber, the North Suburban Needlearts Guild, the Weavers of the North Shore, and the Illinois Quilters Inc., have been getting … [Read more...]