I think I'll go with this new title (title of this blog post) for my upcoming exhibition at the Mississippi Valley Textile Museum (MVTM) in Almonte, Ontario, which runs from June 4 to August 3, 2013. What do you think?
Short description of the show:
In Combinations, Crinolines & Clotheslines,
the artist's interests in the tools, machines, scenes and local stories
from the booming era of textile manufacturing in Almonte, Ontario, is evident
alongside her abiding attraction to clothes, textiles and patterns of
various kinds. Combinations, Crinolines & Clotheslines will in part illustrate mill life and key artifacts, and in part
re-imagine unknown or nearly forgotten stories from the fabric of an Ottawa Valley