The Marshlands of Southern Illinois: An Exhibition of Art by Carbondale Fibers Artist, Karen Linduska


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Daily from April 2, 2014 until May 31, 2014

Location: anthill gallery & vintage curiosities, 102 North Front Street, Cobden, IL

Event Description

April 2 through May 31, 2014
Wednesdays through Saturdays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sundays, Noon to 4 p.m.

Karen Linduska of Carbondale is a fibers artist, teacher and author. The Marshlands of Southern Illinois are intricately textured and expressively constructed wall quilts that warmly connects viewers with the natural range of flora and fauna wonders in our wetlands and marshes.

A public reception to view the exhibition and meet the artist will be held at anthill gallery on Saturday, April 26 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
The Marshlands of Southern Illinois series was inspired from Karen Linduska’s appreciation for the importance of marshlands as nature’s filtering system in addition to its inherent beauty.

Linduska paints and dyes fabric and incorporates upholstery fabric, sheers, silk, yarn, plastic, paper, wood, buttons and her decorative thread painting technique to achieve the deep texture and richly blended color in her art quilts.

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