Tuesday, June 28, 2011

Congrats, Gera!

We'll be mailing out the SAQA catalog 'sightlines' this week!

Tuesday, June 21, 2011


No we aren't into showing how to do proper extensions but we are extending our Give Away this month.
Appears some folks have had problems leaving comments so now you have until Sunday, June 26th to post a comment to possibly win a copy of the SAQA catalog 'SIGHTLINES'!

Remember to leave your comment on the post here and not on this post!
Good luck!

Monday, June 20, 2011

Michigan Quilt Artist Invitational 2011

Jello Anyone?

"Jello Anyone" is one of over 50 quilts that will be on display at the Michigan Quilt Artist Invitational, 'Art of the Kitchen' exhibit. The opening reception will be on September 9th from 6 - 9 p.m. Mark your calendars so you won't miss seeing some of these wonderful art quilts!

In case you can't make the opening, here is the schedule for the Art of the Kitchen exhibit and last year's South of the Border, which is still traveling.

Sept - Greater Flint Arts Council
Oct 15 - Nov 30 Ann Arbor Library
Dec - Southfield Library
2012 Schedule
Jan Ortonville Library
Feb-Mar White Lake Library
Apr-May Menominee Library
June - Marquette Library
July - Aug Les Cheneaux Historical Museum

South of the Border Exhibit Schedule remaining:
July-Aug Les Cheneaux Historical Museum
Oct - Marquette Library
Nov - Dec 1/2 exhibit to Menominee Library
Nov - 1/2 exhibit to Livonia Civic Center
Jan - Flint Schools
Feb - Mar Oakland County Government Center
Apr - June U of M Hospital
July- Aug Charlevoix Library

Thursday, June 16, 2011

Summer Give Away!

Well, it's almost summer and therefore we'll start off the season with giving away a copy of the SAQA 'sightlines' publication. The exhibit 'Sightlines' premiered in November 2010 and contained art work from 14 world renowned artists from Australia, Belgium, Canada, Germany, Netherlands, United Kingdom and the United states.

This catalog contains 64 pages, hardcover, with 6-page gatefold that opens in the center illustrating the entire exhibit.
Each artist has a four-page spread with an image of their installation, detail image, artist statement, and artist bio and also includes a curator's introduction from Virginia Spiegel.

Just leave a comment (on this post only!) and you'll be entered in the drawing to win a copy of 'sightlines'! You can enter more than once but make sure to leave your email address (in addition to your name) if you don't have a blog or website that provides your email. You have until Tuesday, June 21st@ midnight - start of summer! Winner will be announced on Thursday, June 23rd! Good luck!