November, 2012

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Artist Presentation: Diana Strait’s Fiber Arts

Monday, November 19, 2012 During this presentation, Diana Strait discussed different quilting techniques from traditional to alternative, artistic quilting. Diana showed numerous examples of her work to give established and aspiring quilters a new perspective on this cherished art form.

“It’s a Wonderful Life in Maquoketa” Vendor Fair

Saturday, November 17, 2012 In coordination with the Maquoketa Chamber of Commerce, MAE set up booths to allow home-based businesses to exhibit their wares and sell them prior to the holiday season. The Chamber-sponsored photo contest was judged and the winning photos exhibited. The Chamber provided food for this holidayRead More

Opening Reception: Marcia Wegman Abstract Acrylics Exhibition

Friday, November 9, 2012 MAE held a two-hour reception to meet artist Marcia Wegman and learn more about her abstract acrylic paintings, which were on display through the end of November 2012.

Iowa Watercolor Society’s Traveling Show

Thursday, December 6, 2012-Friday, January 25, 2013 Images from left: Downtown Strut by Judy Thompson, Grandpa’s ’38 Chevy by Ken Harskamp, Rendezvous by Marvella Blome, Silversides by W.D. Lee, and Indian Creek Bridge by Karen Wolfe. Upon judging of the Annual Iowa Watercolor Society Exhibition, this show travels to variousRead More

Abstract Acrylic Paintings by Marcia Wegman

Tuesday, November 6, 2012-Friday, November 30, 2012 Marcia Wegman grew up in Columbus, Ohio but has lived most of her adult life in Iowa City, Iowa. She studied Graphic Design at Miami University and moved to Iowa City to earn her Master of Fine Arts degree in printmaking. For theRead More