Welcome to Focus on Fiber 2022

Exhibition is open May 18th  - June 17th

Featuring original works of fiber art


Clarke Historical Museum Special Exhibit: Details in Victorian Clothing

The practical and decorative details of Victorian clothing.

Curated by: Emily Price

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Clarke Historical Museum Special Exhibit: Crazy Quilts

Quilted fiber art that broke out of the traditional quilting mold.

Curated by: Katie Buesch

A Focus on Fiber 2022

Now on Exhibit


Paper Application and Payment 

accepted at Entry Day

Drop off your artwork on Entry Day:

May 14th from noon until 3:00pm


Judge: Sondra Schwettman

Judges talk and awards on June 4th at 5:00pm before Arts Alive

Photographing Art

Photographing Fiber Art

Created by April Sproule and Maggie Stimson

Tips for non-photographers to capture quality images of artwork: lighting, editing and online submittal.

Clarke Historical Museum: Preserving Heirloom Quilts & Textiles

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Preservation and storage techniques from museum experts!

Curated by: Katie Buesch 


Clarke Historical Museum Special Exhibit: Baskets

Rarely displayed baskets from the Nealis Hall Collection

Curated by: Emily Watkins

Visit the Clarke Website
Visit the Clarke Website
Tree Skirt Exhibition - South Wall East View
South Wall - West View

Creating the US Capitol Christmas Tree Skirt

The story and imagery of the tree skirt and the local artists involved in the project!

download the Tree Skirt Booklet

more information on the US Capitol Christmas Tree

new! watch the Tree LIghting Ceremony