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About muniqueblog

Wife, mother, retired educator, emerging artist. Mary has lived in 10 states and enjoyed them all ~ Minnesota, Wisconsin, Texas, Illinois, Kansas, Hawaii, California, Utah, Minnesota (return), North Carolina with long term visits to Colorado and Arizona. She likes to travel and create mixed media, quilted and fiber art. She has exhibited at the Page-Walker Art Gallery and History Center in Cary, NC; Durham-Orange Quilt Show; Minnesota Quilt Show; the Mid-Atlantic Quilt Festival and the Quilt Fest of New Jersey.

FISSURES!

Having just completed “El Tajo Gorge, Ronda, Spain”, it was exciting to have it juried into the “FISSURES!” show at the Emerald Art Center in Springfield, Oregon. I will have to ship it mid-February, so I need to enjoy it … Continue reading

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SNOW FUN!

This December finds us with 10″ of snow. Might as well spend some time snow dyeing some fabric!!

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Sunday Drive Along Blue Ridge Parkway

My daughter, Andrea, and I decided to drive the Blue Ridge Parkway from Asheville to Blowing Rock, NC. It turned out to be an eventful drive as we climbed much higher in elevation than we expected. We also spent some … Continue reading

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SAFF-Southeast Area Fiber Fair

We awoke to a very rainy and chilly day, so we were glad that our plans were under the roofs of the WNC Agricultural Center for the SAFF presentation in Fletcher, NC, near Asheville. There is such great variety here! … Continue reading

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Fabricated Structures-August 2018 Show

The Thread Whisperers (Ana Sumner, Debbie Herbst, Shirley Perryman, Mary Ritter) spent a hectic day hanging our show at Page-Walker Art Gallery and History Center in Cary, North Carolina today. After all the hard work, we agree that the pieces … Continue reading

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Coming in August 2018!

    Save the Date! The Thread Whisperers (Ana Sumner, Debbie Herbst, Shirley Perryman, Mary Ritter) will be exhibiting at the Page Walker Arts and History Center, Cary, NC Exhibit Dates: August 7, 2018 to Sept 2, 2018 Show Title: FABRICATED STRUCTURES … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving 2017 – Carnegie Photos

This gallery contains 20 photos.

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Thanksgiving 2017 – Monday 11/27-30

Monday: I was awake at 5AM, knowing that my schedule was wide open for the day. I dozed and read email. We had a breakfast muffin and coffee at the deli down on the street corner. We stored our bags … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving 2017 Sunday 11/26

It was an early morning for me as we had a Call Time of 8:15AM. I walked to Park Central Hotel for coffee and an egg sandwich, and then walked to Carnegie Hall Stage Door. Dress rehearsal would be held … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving 2017 – Saturday 11/25

I had an early Call so I was up at 7:30 and walked to Park Central Hotel for a coffee and muffin at the deli in their lobby. Call Time was at 8:45 with rehearsal from 9AM until 2PM – … Continue reading

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