Archive for May, 2012

(this post is sourced from our Newsletter)

We have an exciting upcoming event to tell you about. Our own co-rep, Madona Cole-Lacy is spearheading an empowerment workshop for college bound students through her My Time Has Come art-related culture and social enrichment initiative. The event takes place Saturday, June 9, 2012 9am-5pm. Registration is by May 25th.

Also Madona would like to invite interested members in the area to assist with her textile designing workshop which starts around 2:45pm until 4:30pm. Please contact Madona directly at (516) 783-9178.

Read about the details below and visit Madona’s website for more information. For a pdf version of the flyer, CLICK HERE.

Pass this along to College Bound High School Seniors!



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New York SDA Member, Jappie King Black (a mixed media artist who works in fiber and textile) will be participating in the 1st Annual Brockport Artists’ Guild Show.

The show will be at A Different Path Gallery in Brockport, New York and will be up now through May 26th and tonight will be a reception from 6-9 pm.

Here are a couple images of Jappie King Black’s work that will be on display at the gallery.

“Hanging Nest”
coiled, wrapped and crocheted grapevine bark
10 ft X 6ft

“Bronze Bark Basket”
bronze with blue patina
4 in x 3 in

To learn more about the exhibition and the gallery please visit A Different Path’s website.

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