Chattahoochee Handweavers Guild

 

Exhibitions



 

CHG photoThe Chattahoochee Handweavers Guild sponsors an exhibition every year.  In odd-numbered years, CHG hosts the Chattahoochee Biennial of Textiles, a regional exhibit open to fiber artist in the southeastern United States.  In even-numbered years, CHG holds an exhibition which is open only to CHG members.

The Margaret Mott Award is presented at CHG’s Members' Show to a Guild member whose work has never been exhibited in a juried show, and whose entry is handwoven and entirely executed by the recipient.  This award has been presented at every Member’s Show since 1992.  Visit Members Only to view the list of past Margaret Mott Award winners.


Member Show
The Members of the
Chattahoochee Handweavers Guild
cordially invite you to their
FOCUS ON FIBER
MEMBERS’ SHOW 2016
June 3 – 29, 2016

Held at the art gallery of
Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Atlanta
1911 Cliff Valley Way NE, Atlanta, GA 30329
Opening Reception and Awards Ceremony
Saturday, June 18 , 2016
10:00 a.m to 12:00 p.m

The Chattahoochee Handweavers Guild (CHG) sponsors an exhibition every year. In odd-numbered years, CHG hosts the Chattahoochee Biennial of Textiles, a juried exhibit open to all fiber artists. The 2015, Velocity of Textiles exhibition, is international exhibition of art that references and/or uses fiber, fiber techniques and fiber technologies in innovative ways. In even-numbered years, CHG holds an exhibition which is open only to CHG members.

So, 2016 is the year for the Members’ Show. Attendees of the Members’ Show will be able to vote for their favorite pieces in multiple categories. In addition, the Margaret Mott Award is presented at CHG’s Members' Show to a Guild member whose work has never been exhibited in a juried show, and whose entry is handwoven and entirely executed by the recipient. This award has been presented at every Members’ Show since 1992.

The Show will be at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Atlanta from June 3rd through June 29th. The Opening Reception and Awards Ceremony will be Saturday, June 18th from 10:00am to 12:00pm.

Looking forward to seeing you.


2015 Chattahoochee Biennial of Textiles 60th Anniversary Juried Exhibit
Velocity of Textiles

Congratulations to the following Award winners:

Best of Show:

My Mothers Hair
Karen Searle
Photography by Peter Lee
Forum Quilt (Ticking I)
 

Second Place:

Receptor
Cathryn Amidei
Photography by artist
Indigo 5/9
 

Third Place:

So What
Lialia Kuchma
Photography by artist
143 Walnuts
 

Honourable Mention:

Changes (What is Time?)
Andrea Donnelly
Photography by David.Hale
Quilt Fall
 

Honourable Mention:

Aging to Invisibility
Judith Krone
Photography by Bob Krone.
Butterflies
 


2014 Members Showcase
A Woven Journey

Congratulations to the following A Woven Journey artists:
  • Functional - Cindy Fox, Skittle Stripes
  • Decorative - Ann Doherty, Night and Day
  • Wearable - Dianne Totten, Get My Angle
  • Accessories - Judith Krone, Silent Scrim
  • Best of More - Christine Stanton, Water's Edge
  • Margaret Mott Award - Helen Johnson, Blue Notes
  • Complex Weavers Award - Dianne Totten, Transitions
  • HGA Award - Nancy Dugger, Stopping by Woods
 

2013 Members Showcase
In The Mind's Eye

CONGRATULATIONS to the following In the Mind's Eye artists:

Best of Show:

Forum Quilt (Ticking I)
Rachel Meginnes
Photo by Rachel Meginnes
Forum Quilt (Ticking I)
 

Second Place:

Indigo 5/9
Lynn Pollard
Photo by Drew Stauss
Indigo 5/9
 

Third Place:

143 Walnuts
Robin Johnston
Photo by Robin Johnston
143 Walnuts
 

HGA Award:

Quilt Fall
Tommye McClure Scanlin
Photo by Trevor Morris
Quilt Fall
 

SDA Award of Excellence:

Butterflies
Judith Powell Krone and Dianna Ballard
Photo by Drew Stauss
Butterflies
 

Complex Weavers Award:

Bark
Jennifer Moss
Photo by Jennifer Moss
Bark
 


2012 Members Showcase

CONGRATULATIONS to the following winners:

  • Functional - Cindy Fox, Skittle Stripes
  • Decorative - Ann Doherty, Night and Day
  • Wearable - Dianne Totten, Get My Angle
  • Accessories - Judith Krone, Silent Scrim
  • Best of More - Christine Stanton, Water's Edge
  • Margaret Mott Award - Helen Johnson, Blue Notes
  • Complex Weavers Award - Dianne Totten, Transitions
  • HGA Award - Nancy Dugger, Stopping by Woods

 

 


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