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February North – Fabric Origami

Learn how to make fabric stiff enough to fold it into origami shapes.   The resulting shapes can be appliqued to fiber artwork.  Add dimensions and figures to your work!  Juliann leads the group. (No, we're not teaching money folds or even kitten management.  But...

January 2018 (north and south)- SAQA Trunk Show

We will start 2018 off by viewing the Studio Art Quilt Association (SAQA) trunk show works at both the north meeting at the BACA center and the south meeting at Holy Cross Lutheran Church.  This should give us plenty of inspiration for both new works in 2018 as well...

Fiber Exhibit – J Gallery -Deadline Oct. 20, 2017

Celebrating Fibers Exhibit December 4, 2017 through January 22, 2018 Opening reception on Tuesday, December 5th, 7-8:30pm Juried by Selection Committee “Celebrating Fiber”, is an exhibit at the JGallery at Shalom. Austin Fiber Artists in Partnership with the JGallery...

December Joint Meeting and Party At North Meeting!

Come finish out 2017 with a joint north/south party hosted by the northern group at the Baca Center.  We will share stories and triumphs of 2017 and have a gift exchange. There will be refreshments and good fellowship.  This will be held the 2nd Tuesday; no south...

November North – Mixed Media Artist Tracie Storie

Come hear and see a presentation by Round Rock artist Tracie Storie, who works primarily with paint and mixed media substrates including vintage handkerchiefs and textiles.  She is a member of the Center Art Club of Round Rock and has exhibited in Round Rock Arts Art...

October South – Susie Monday

San Antonio fiber artist Susie Monday will address the group.  Susie has been a strong supporter of fiber arts and has a vibrant artistic style.  She is an accomplished lecturer and juror and has juried past AFA shows.  Come hear her speak this October! And don't...

Workshop Design with Susie Monday

"DESIGN FROM YOUR STRENGTHS" With Susie Monday Thursday, October 19, 2017. doors open at 9:00, bring your own lunch workshop goes until 4:00 pm, Fee: $70.00 for members and $80.00 for non-members The workshop location is in the Holy Cross Sunday School bldg, 4622...

September South – Making Stencils

Learn how to make your our unique stencils. We will be Exploring and using the Brother Scan and Cut machine to make stencils. This machine can also be used to create  appliqués for quilting, fiber arts, paper arts, etc. We'll make our own stencil and use it to create...