Text/Subtext : A multi-studio show celebrating the written word

Modern artists have long used the written word as a mode of self-expression in their work opening a dialogue with their viewers and inviting that audience into a unique perspective and cerebral discussion. Text/Subtext is an all-media show featured throughout the Torpedo Factory Arts Center Read More …

“Decorative, functional, sculptural, wearable”: Roz Houseknecht demonstrates felting at the Bethesda Library

“The process of felting is a mystery to many people,” says Roz Houseknecht, a member of the Potomac Fiber Arts Gallery in studio 18 at the Torpedo Factory. Throughout March, Houseknecht will be the featured artist at the Bethesda Library on Arlington Road in Bethesda, Read More …

Fiber arts and gifts galore: the 24th Annual Fall Wearable Art Show and Sale

Felted hat by Kay Collins On Saturday, you’ll see a line forming outside St. Mark Presbyterian Church in Rockville at 9 o’clock in the morning—even though the doors won’t open for another half hour. These aren’t your typical holiday-shopping early birds; they’re art-loving locals who Read More …