Author: wearableartca

March 2, 2019

Please join us in welcoming 14 incredible artists and two guest speakers to our 2019 Spring Kick-Off!   Additional details and slideshow available here!   Get your tickets now on Eventbrite for the fun Friday evening social and Sunday Brunch. Friday night, just $25 before March 25th! Saturday and Sunday free admission and $25 for brunch buffet. …

November 14, 2018

Adorning Boston and Beyond| Society of Arts & Crafts honors jewelry icons & today’s innovators! It’s wonderful when Boston’s leading institutions collaborate to create excitement around a theme.  That’s in fact what has happened with the series of related exhibits, talks, and events related to the history and present artistic achievements around jewelry design. Boston…

October 28, 2018

Uneasy Beauty: Discomfort in Contemporary Adornment at the Fuller Craft Museum – Guest Post by Artist Harriete Estel Berman Wearable art often shackles itself with the overly constraining condition to be easily wearable. This implicit limitation is tossed aside in an extraordinary exhibition at the Fuller Craft Museum titled “Uneasy Beauty: Discomfort in Contemporary Adornment.”…

October 18, 2018

Discovering the Artistry in Fiber| An Author’s Journey By Anne Lee in today’s art world, traditional methods, processes, and materials are evolving in fascinating, dynamic, and sometimes challenging directions—and the resurgence of fiber art beautifully illustrates these trends. Fiber artists today explore a multitude of materials, natural and synthetic, traditional and unexpected. They combine different…

October 12, 2018

Back to the Future| Fiber, Future, & Fusion hits Fashion in Boston| Observations from the seARTS Wearable Art Salon 2018 & Mass Fashion Symposium, by Jacqueline Ganim-DeFalco For those of us hanging out in the fashion and wearable art space, it’s been a mashup of happenings along the north shore “Fashion Trail.”  It began with…

September 2, 2018

Since 2011 the seARTS has embarked on a fabulous journey, challenging the larger arts community to design and raise the bar for wearable art. Through the Celebrate Wearable Art program, we have enjoyed runway looks from seasoned fashion designers, sculptors, fiber artists, floral designers, interior designers, jewelers, painters, photographers, and woodworkers, among others.  The wearable…

August 21, 2018

Wearable Art Journey | An Interview with Donna Caselden by Jacqueline Ganim-DeFalco Donna Caselden moved to Cape Ann from Andover and in five short years has exploded in her artistic endeavors. We now see her works on the runway, on the walls, and on tables.   Enjoy a deep-dive with Donna on her exciting journey. What…

August 13, 2018

“The House Dress Project” by Kimberly Becker Women have stories. We can each site examples of how we have been diminished, held down or overlooked in our lives simply because of our gender.  With “The House Dress Project”, I am providing a way to tell those stories.   I have chosen to make wearable art pieces…