Abstracted – Upcoming Art Show – My Work is Featured!

Posted by on July 27, 2013 in Featured Flag, Fibre Art & Quilts | 1 comment

Fibre Art - Needlework - Hand Stitching

A Forest Surprise © 2013 Diane Duncan – FAN Exhibition 2013 – 2015

I’ve just been notified that the LaConner Quilt and Textile Museum has featured my work in promotion of an upcoming art show!  Wow! This is a first for me!  Earlier in the year I posted some ‘in progress information’  (here )but was hesitant to show the finished piece until the upcoming show was announced.  Now here it is!

They even posted my detail shot!

Fibre Art  - A Forest Surprise © 2013 Diane Duncan

A Forest Surprise – Detail © 2013 Diane Duncan

This was an interesting project as I worked with a partner.  Judi MacLeod from Victoria BC (whom I have yet to meet in person but with whom I share a mutual friend) developed an abstract piece based on my ‘realistic’ interpretation of this lichen.  When we were planning this project we each submitted a photo of the same specie of fungi to the other for consideration as subject matter.  So a lichen it was for this project.

Here is a photo of her interpretation (posted with permission)

Fibre Art - Quilt Art

A Forest Surprise – Judi MacLeod’s Abstract

Oh I’d love to attend the opening….

Abstracted – Fibre Art Network, Western Canada

October 10 – December 29. 2013

LaConner Quilt and Textile Museum

703 South Second Street
PO Box 1270
La Conner, WA 98257

1 Comment

  1. Congratulations, Diane. Beautiful work.

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