Tuesday, April 8, 2014

MATERIALIZE - SDA Sunshine Coast exhibition at FibreWorks Gallery; Calls for Entry

Child by Penny Connell
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Materialize at FibreWorks Gallery

Saturday, April 5th marked the opening of the 2014 season at FibreWorks Studio and Gallery in Pender Harbour on BC's Sunshine Coast.

The first FibreWorks exhibition of the year, Materialize, showcases the art of the Sunshine Coast branch of the Surface Design Association. Artists include artists Marie Barry, Ursula Bentz, Leslie Campbell, Constance Chapman, Penny Connell, Dorothy Cross, Pat Crucil, Jean Biccum Curry, Gail Hunt, Trisha Joel, Jennifer Love, Lois McArthur, Sharon Roye, Jill Sullivan and Patt Wilson.

The opening reception was very well attended and there was great enthusiasm about the diverse and inspiring range of artworks. Below you'll find images of one piece by each of the participating artists, as well as a couple taken at the reception.

Patt Wilson & Connie Chapman at opening reception.
Works by Connie (left) and Jennifer Love in the background.
Laughter in the Garden, side view by Jennifer Love
Who are They? by Jill Sullivan
Marie Barry in front of her work, at opening reception
Letting Go by Dorothy Cross
Robert Service Cabin, Yukon by Gail Hunt 
Ohm mane padme (detail) by Trisha Joel
Winter's Palette  by Connie Chapman
Vessel & Night Skies by Pat Crucil
Encaustic triptych by Sharon Roye
Reds (detail) by Leslie Campbell
Hillside Houses by Lois McArthur
PH Community Choir Banner (detail) by Jean Biccum Curry
Blue by Ursula Bentz
For more info contact Yvonne Stowell at Fibreworks Studio & Gallery, 12887 Sunshine Coast Highway, Madeira Park, BC V0N 2H0
Website; Email604-883-2380

British Columbia SDA Members
Call for Entry for exhibition : mended

Relationships, a broken heart and socks can all require mending at some point. Have you improved something by mending? Made it more useful or functional? Or even mended your ways? We invite you to share your story and submit work that reflects the theme, whatever it means to you.

Click HERE for the call for mended.

Deadline for Entry: September 1, 2014
For more information contact: Anni Hunt
Call for Entry: Edge of the ForestCanadian SDA members
Call for Entry for exhibition: EDGE OF THE FOREST

Click HERE for the call for EDGE OF THE FOREST, a traveling exhibit scheduled for 2015 and 2016. All Canadian SDA members are invited to submit images of their work for jurying. This is an opportunity to participate in an art event that expresses the unique Canadian perspective.

Deadline for Entry: October 1, 2014
For further information contact: The Edge of the Forest Team