The stillness / the voice of the temple bells / does not stir the cherry blossoms. — Fuhaku (History of Haiku, vol.2, R.H. Blythe)
“Cherry Blossoms: A Textile Translation”
Opening reception will be held Tuesday April 17th from 6-8pm , all are welcome!
FibreEssence is a textiles art collective working with embroidery, quilting, sewing, weaving and surface design using traditional and innovative techniques and materials. The Vancouver Guild of Fibre Arts is a non-profit society that brings together artisans in a variety of disciplines including quilting, beading, surface design and doll making, while fostering learning initiatives and promoting fabric art amongst the public. This selection of work evokes the spirit of spring and rebirth, coinciding with the reappearance of the cherry blossom in our community.