Sunday, June 12, 2011

Mingei Museum Tour and Front Porch Gallery Exhibit - Fast Approaching!

Hello So Cal and Southern Nevada SAQA Members!  Check your calendars for your availability to attend to upcoming regional events here in Southern California:

  • Mingei International Museum Tour of the "Bold Expressions in African American Quilts", Saturday, June 25th. 1439 El Prado - on the Plaza de Panama San Diego CA 92101. We'll meet as a group outside of the museum at 12 noon.  Admission is $7, however groups of 10 or more it's $3.  After our visit to Mingei, we'll continue over to the Visions Art Museum to view the Fabric- Free Fashion exhibit. After our fun-filled tours of these fabulous exhibits we'll take in a lunch at Tender Greens just down the street from Visions.  Since I will be coordinating these tours, please email me at

  • At the Front Porch Gallery we're having our regional SAQA exhibit  "SHARED STORIES: Expressions and Stitched Memories”  beginning Saturday, July 9th running through September 4th.  The show will be comprised of small to mid-size art quilts representing many varied "stories".  Themes of family, nature, abstract, whimsy, commentary and the human experience will all be present.    There is a artist reception on July 9th from Noon to 2pm.  Please come and support our local SAQA artist members.    Front Porch Gallery    2903 Carlsbad Blvd., Carlsbad, CA 92008    (760) 795-6120
We hope to see you at both events!  Mary Tabar and Sandra Hankins

1 comment:

Mary Tabar said...

Thanks Sandi, the post looks great!