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Fibersong by Paula Entin

October 27 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until January 12, 2020

Event Details

Date:

October 27

Time:

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Location:

Education Center

On display daily October 19, 2019 – January 12, 2020 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. inside the Education Center, Fibersong: The Beauty and Whimsy of Nature is a unique quilt exhibit created by award-winning artist Paula Entin.

Working with a diverse array of materials, Entin creates quilts that present three dimensions. It is this multi-material quality of Entin’s art quilts that makes them such showstoppers. What looks ordinary becomes extraordinary. A flower’s leaves are made of leather; mushrooms are made of suede. She embellishes with beads, wire, even knitted yarn. It is this sense of whimsy that makes Entin’s work a delight to see, and just as in the natural work, there is always something new to discover when you look closely enough.

Entin is a member of the Studio Art Quilts Association, the Asheville Quilt Guild, the Modern Quilt Guild and the American Quilters Society. All art quilts are available for purchase, and a portion of the sales will be donated to The North Carolina Arboretum Society.