FLORILEGIUM in Parkville MO AND FREEDOMOFSTITCH ARE LAUNCHING SOMETHING AMAZING*** &ENERGIZING*** &FEARLESS***
AN ARTISTIC NOURISHMENT***
A Unified front of creativity, experience, tools & supplies, beautiful expansive space, energy & drive… A Fearless Stitch Coalition for body, mind, & spirit…
ARE YOU READY TO BLOW THE DOORS OFF YOUR CREATIVE VEHICLE?
It’s fabric&paper… fiber&floss… freestyle&precision… figurative&abstract… books&canvases… IT’S THE BIRTH OF OUR CREATIVE TRIBE… ARE YOU READY TO BE BORN? Workshops, meetups, pow wows to summons your creative mojo. Together we will Be Fearless… We will be artists.
Detailed schedule coming in October 2010 — Themed StitchDowns featuring in-house stitchtagging & social graffiti jams (all artists welcome), LifeStitch-n-Spin featuring live models to stitch & djs to keep the threads spinning –
AND Introducing the Spring 2011 Scavenger Stitch event to kick-off the monthly Dirty Hands Garden Book Project ***
Workshops include: ‘Get Up Off of That’ Stitch: exploring dimensional & stumpwork — ‘Mood Booking’: creating stitched personal journals — ‘Stitching Without a Net’: a mixed media sketchbook retreat to nourish body, soul, and creativity — Play With Needles: ft kid stitch projects — and MORE MORE MORE….. Don’t Sign Up Unless You MEAN it ;0} Also scheduling: ****METAMORPHOSTITCH™***
Spring 2011 (Remember what happens when exquisite corpse gets friendly with mixed media stitch – woo, and hoo!) Preview in **Link To Metamorphostitch**
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I’m building the organizational structure for the Fearless Stitch Coalition — I’ll say more when we get some things together…
I’m also installing some artwork including The Roots at Dusk from my Campanella Gallery show:
It’s going to be a GREAT adventure! (& thanks to all who have supported and cheered me this year — these wonderful advancements belong to YOU as well!)