Fiber Transformed

Group exhibit / Mary Beth Bellah, Lotta Helleberg, Jill Jensen, Jill Kerttula, Lorie McCown, and Wrenn Slocum

October 4 - 30, 2016

McGuffey Art Center, 201 Second Street NW, Charlottesville, VA 22902

Opening reception October 7, 2016, 5:30 - 7:30


Past exhibits

Starting Point
Soul Café Gallery, Lynchburg, VA (2012) 
Blue Ridge Community College,
Weyers Cave, VA (2012)
Art Works, Richmond, VA (2010)

Starting Point challenges the viewers to connect the dots and observe how one simple element, the black dot or the starting point, can evolve into dramatically diverse visual expression. 

Wish You Where Here
Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts,
Suffolk, VA (2011)
Radford University, Radford, VA (2010)
Arts Council of the Valley,
Harrisonburg, VA (2008)
Academy of Fine Arts, Lynchburg, VA (2008)
Lincoln Center, Ft. Collins, CO (2007)

Whish You Where Here is a collection of artworks created in response to vacation photos taken by FT group members during their travels. Each piece reflects the artist’s personal style, and mastery of fiber techniques.

In Response
St. John's Episcopal Church, 
Lynchburg, VA (2010)
Loch Lomond Quilt Show, Scotland (2009)
Quiltsfest VIII, Llangollen, Wales (2009)
Ely Cathedral, Cambridgeshire,
England (2008)

In Response is an exhibition of art quilts, inspired by the ancient Ely Cathedral in Cambridgeshire, UK. This exhibition is a collaboration with Anglia Textile Works, a fiber arts group from the UK.

From A Woman's Hand, Artisan's Center
of Virginia, Waynesboro, VA (2003)