Texas Museum of Fiber Arts Call for Entries

The Texas Museum of Fiber Arts 3rd Annual Fiber Arts Exhibit is May 23, 24, 25, 2009 in the Texas State Capitol. Everyone is invited to enjoy the BIG as Texas Exhibit.

Deadline for entries is April 5, 2009. It is a juried exhibit with awards of $500, $250, and $100. For your convenience, an application is available on the TMFA website.

This year’s juror is Dr. Mary Ruth Smith of Waco, a recognized artist and honored professor of Baylor University’s Art Department. We thank her for being so generous.

The Award’s Party is Friday, May 22, 2009 in the beautiful Bob Bullock Museum. Invitations will be sent both by email and postal mail. Be certain we have yours, other artists, and your friends’ contact information by sending it to me. This awards party is a fund raiser for a touring educational exhibit. Tickets will be $75. Style show and silent auction will be throughout the evening. Wearable art is highly recommended. A limited number of tickets are available, so respond as soon as you receive your invitation after the first of March. Tell others to send their contact information to info@texasfiberarts.org to receive an invitation. The legislature is in session, but it is the fiber artists and friends who will make Austin even more colorful!

Contact information:
www.texasfiberarts.org
or carol@texasfiberarts.org.