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Current Exhibition

April 18—July 5, 20153° of Abstraction

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April 18—July 5, 2015 Dual Perspectives: Lura Schwarz Smith & Kerby C. Smith

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April 18—July 5, 2015Active Configurations - Rosemary Hoffenberg

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April 18—July 5, 2015Abstract - Visions Members’ Challenge

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July 1—September 30, 2015Red Hot - Online Exhibiton

July 18—October 4, 2015Collectors’ Showcase

July 18—October 4, 2015Shaping Space - Work by Kate Stiassni

I did a double take the first time I saw Kate Stiassni's work. The relationships she creates with the juxtaposition of shape and color are active and alive. Whether with straight lines or curved, I was drawn into each piece to explore these relationships. As uncomplicated as the work seems at first glance, rewards reveal themselves when looking more closely. [more]

July 18—October 4, 2015Balboa Park Arches

Visions Art Museum celebrates Balboa Park's centennial with Balboa Park Arches, July 18 to October 4, 2015. The invitational exhibition features five San Diego County artists who were inspired by the Park's vast array of arches and their architectural beauty. The artists are: Linda Anderson, Karen Cunagin, Jane LaFazio, Peggy Martin, and Nelda McComb.

July 18—October 4, 2015At the Beach - Visions Members’ Challenge

14 x 14 inch quilts

Entry Requirements

July 27, 2015Textures with Bobbin Stitching - Class with Karen Cunagin

Karen will demonstrate how to use large-scale thread goods with the sewing machine. Explore the textures created with metallics, ribbons and embroidery threads to create dynamic line and shape.

Supply list: notebook; thread samples for discussion, if desired.

Call the museum to register, 619-546-4872.

Monday, July 27
9:00 am - 12:00 pm at Visions Art Museum
$35 per student

August 24, 2015Jolly Joe (inspired by a Joe Cunningham class) - Class with Gillian Moss

With a nod to Joe Cunningham, Gillian will show you how to develop a small art quilt by cutting and sewing, and adding interest strips into the mix. You will continue to cut and sew on the same piece, moving the pieces around all the while considering what design decisions you make and why - until you are happy with the result.

Call the museum to register, 619-546-4872.

Monday, August 24
10am - 4pm at Visions Art Museum
$70 per student

September 28, 2015Hand Stitches for Image and Texture - Class with Karen Cunagin

oin Karen Cunagin to learn how to embellish quilting techniques without a net. Both surface texture and embellishment can be created by employing hand stitches - and these treatments can be enhanced by a variety of thread goods. Learn how to use them for beauty and function.

Supply list: notebook; muslin in a hoop, embroidery needle and one skein of floss, scissors.

Call the museum to register, 619-546-4872

Monday, September 28
9:00 am - 12:00 pm at Visions Art Museum
$35 per student

October 17, 2015—January 3, 2016Interpretations: Celebrating 30 Years

Call for entries. For more information visit: visionsinterpretations.com

October 17, 2015—January 3, 2016Excavating for Meaning

Work by Viviana Lombrozo

October 17, 2015—January 3, 2016Hearing the Quiet: Walking the Creeks

Nature quilts by Linda Colsh.

October 17, 2015—January 3, 2016Curves - Visions Members’ Challenge

Deadline for entries 10/1/2015

10 inches high x 14 inches wide (horizontal orientation quilts)

Entry Requirements