The Chattahoochee Handweavers Guild is pleased to present Color: Classic to Contemporary, an exploration of the fearless use of color in fiber arts. Let the creative energy flow as you investigate the many ways color influences you and the world around you.
Juror: Kathrin Weber
Kathrin Weber has been living in the NC mountains as a full time, self employed fiber artist
since 1980. In her weaving and dyeing life Kathrin is known as Blazing Shuttles. Kathrin has marketed through national level craft shows, galleries, and commissions and is known for her colorful hand-dyed yarn and handwoven fabrics. She has nurtured a thriving Facebook community in which she sells her hand-dyed yarn to weavers from all parts of the world. Kathrin teaches weaving and dyeing workshops throughout the US at guilds, conferences, retreats and personal studios. She has a fearless approach to using color and guides her students into informative play while designing, weaving and dyeing.
Gallery: The Hudgens Center for Art & Learning
The Hudgens Center for Art & Learning, located at 6400 Sugarloaf Parkway in Duluth, is nestled just over 20 miles north of Atlanta, in Gwinnett County. The Center has been committed to being a place for arts lovers, leaders and learners to connect through hands-on art making exercises, sequential arts instruction opportunities and museum quality arts exhibitions since its inception in 1981. As the premier visual arts facility in Gwinnett County, the Hudgens is proud to host the 2019 Chattahoochee Biennial of Textiles. The exhibit will be on display from May 4th through July 27th, with an opening reception to be held on May 11th, from 2:00-4:00 pm. Gallery website: http://thehudgens.org/