Wednesday, October 27, 2010

PRESS RELEASE: Good Fibrations at T.W. Wood Gallery in Montpelier

The T. W. Wood Gallery & Arts Center Presents, as part of the Year of Craft Celebration created by the Vermont Crafts Council, a show featuring works in fiber by over 20 Vermont Artisans we are titling Good, Good, Good, Good Fibrations - The Fiber Art Show 2010.

This spectacular celebration of the art and craft of fiber work opens November 2nd and will be up for exhibition through December 19th, 2010. An opening reception with many of the artisans present will be held on Thursday, November 4th from 5-7PM in the gallery.

Featured are the creations of Elizabeth Billings, Anna Ferri, Judy B. Dales, Carol MacDonald, Viiu Niiler, and Judith Reilly, all of whom have garnered critical praise throughout Vermont, New England and beyond for their stunning and sensual works. In addition, Ms. Dales, an internationally renowned quilt artist, will present an informal and informative Artist's Talk on Tuesday, November 16th at 7:00PM.

And while visiting the Good, Good, Good, Good Fibrations show be sure to stop in the Wood Room to see a newly refreshed exhibit of the work of our founder, Thomas Waterman Wood, whose work graces some of America's most prestigious museums from coast to coast.

And for the early holiday shoppers among you, stop by the South Gallery to browse and buy unique gifts from The Wood Shop - now open and fully stocked with fine art and crafts from artisans throughout Vermont and beyond.

Finally, while visiting the Wood, you can to make your reservations for our gala Holiday dinner & concert featuring the Brookfield Community Singers on December 3rd. We would be most happy to have you join us for this festive evening of fine food, delectable drink and magnificent music!

T. W. Wood Gallery & Arts Center is located in College Hall on the Vermont College of Fine Arts Campus, 36 College Street - Montpelier Vermont. Our regular operating hours are Tuesday-Sunday, Noon -4 PM and we are Handicapped Accessible. Please call us at 802-828-8743 or visit our website at for an ever-growing list of our special evening events and activities.

The events and exhibits at the T.W. Wood gallery and Arts Center are sponsored in part by Vermont College of Fine Arts.

Image: Butternut and Scotch Pine (detail) by Elizabeth P. Billings