Earth Day : Fashioning Self and the Environment
Textile Arts Center and environmental fiber artist, Abigail Doan, are hosting an evening open house for Earth Day 2011!
This will be an opportunity to explore ideas related to fashioning self and our shared environment. Invited artists and local sustainable fashion designers will feature their own fiber, textile, and green design initiatives, as well as offering activities related to slow fashion styling and organic interactions with the environment.
Visitors will be able chat first hand with presenters, participate in on-site activities, and celebrate Earth Day 2011 with refreshments and treats from local sponsors and green businesses!
Stay tuned for more details regarding participating artists and designers. Susan Benarcik, Meiling Chen of Fearless Dreamer, Abigail Doan, Daria Dorosh, Melissa Kirgan & XZ of Eko-Lab, Titania Inglis, and Zoe Sheehan Saldana – are just a few of the names who will be participating that evening.
Friday, April 22, 2011 — 6-9PM
(image courtesy Titania Inglis, SS11)