World of Threads Festival 2009

WORLD OF THREADS FESTIVAL 2009

SEPTEMBER 18 - OCTOBER 4

OPENING RECEPTION:
Saturday, September 19, 2-4 pm

The Festival showcases traditional and contemporary experimental approaches to fiber and textiles.

The Towne Square Gallery will be one of three venues for the Common Thread, one of the flagship exhibitions of the Festival.

This year, this international juried exhibition has attracted entries from across Canada: Alberta, British Columbia, New Brunswick, Newfoundland & Labrador, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Quebec and Saskatchewan.

Entries came in from 15 countries around the world, namely: Belgium, China, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Hungary, Japan, Lithuania, Mexico, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Poland, Switzerland, Turkey and the United States of America.

Displayed work includes both traditional technique-based fiber and conceptual fiber art.

For more information please visit:

www.worldofthreadsfestival.com