Fiber Arts

Fiber Arts

So many techniques, so little time! From dying and weaving to sewing, quilting, knitting and crocheting, fiber satisfies. Fiber art is the use of natural or synthetic fibers to create fine art. These fiber pieces are not utilitarian, but are made to be esthetically pleasing.

Browse through our posts highlighting fiber artists, their art and some popular techniques to inspire you to create.

Bringing as much meticulous attention to her work as an artist as she brought to her technical career, Donna Lee Dowdney creates nature-inspired visual art with fabric and mixed media....

Kate Colleran's "hobby business" has blossomed into a full-time enterprise designing quilts, quilting tools and classes. Her complex-looking patterns are surprisingly easy to construct using the tools and techniques she...

It's never too late to start something new, and those things you loved to do as a child re-emerge later as a foundation for future creative work. That's what Silke...