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“Abstraction for Katie” in SAQA Benefit Auction

Abstraction for Katie by textile artist Tracey Lawko

About “Abstraction for Katie” A few years ago, I attended the wonderful Alegre Retreat for quilters at the stunning Gateway Canyons Resort in Colorado. I was working on a series of realistic winter landscapes when renowned art-quilter and teacher, Katie … Continue reading

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Spring Thaw wins at Art Quilt Elements

Spring Thaw by textile artist Tracey Lawko

Spring Thaw has been recognized with the “Greater Than the Sum of Its Parts Award” at Art Quilt Elements 2016! I am thrilled that Mi-Kyoung Lee, Associate Professor and Co-ordinator of the Fiber Program at the University of the Arts … Continue reading

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Spring Thaw accepted for Art Quilt Elements 2016

Spring Thaw by textile artist Tracey Lawko

Spring Thaw accepted for Art Quilt Elements 2016! Art Quilt Elements 2016 will run from March 18 – April 30, 2016 at the Wayne Art Centre in Wayne, Pennsylvania. The show opens to the public on Friday, March 18 and … Continue reading

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Craftsmanship Award at Carnegie Craft 2015

Backlit Grasses by textile artist Tracey Lawko

I was delighted to receive the Award of Excellence in Craftsmanship at the opening reception of Carnegie Craft 2015 for my two stitched landscapes Backlit Grasses and Wildflower Fields. Thank you to Barbara and Karl Freeman for supporting fine craft and … Continue reading

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Hay Bales Study juried into Fantastic Fibers

Hay Bales Study by textile artist Tracey Lawko

My stitched landscape “Hay Bales Study” has been selected for the prestigious Fantastic Fibers exhibition at the Yeiser Art Center in Paducah Kentucky! Jurors Marcia Young (Editor in Chief of Fiber Art Now Magazine) and Laverne Zabielski (Kentucky fiber artist at … Continue reading

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It’s Time for Colour!

Water Play by Tracey Lawko

“It’s Time for Colour” is a travelling show of thirty-eight 16″ x 12″ quilts created and donated by winners of the Canadian Quilters’ Association National Juried Show. The show is to raise awareness of quilting in Canada. The quilts are for … Continue reading

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Creating Futures

Snowdrops by Tracey Lawko

“Creating Futures – Threads of Hope for African Grandmothers” showcases 29 vibrant textile artworks celebrating the hope and extraordinary resolve of African grandmothers as they work to create futures for themselves and the millions of children orphaned by HIV and … Continue reading

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Fibre Content Show & Sale

Don’t miss this fabulous show of the best of contemporary Ontario fibre art! Sept 9 – 16, 2014 Fibre Content 124 fibre artworks by 80 artists  Meet the Artists reception:  Sunday Sept 14  1pm – 3pm  See the show:  Tues Sept … Continue reading

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Selected for US National Quilt Museum Permanent Collection

Walking Through the Hardwoods by textile artist Tracey Lawko

Walking Through the Hardwoods has been selected for the permanent collection of the National Quilt Museum in Paducah, Kentucky! I am thrilled with this news! I created this scene – based on a Thanksgiving walk on the Bruce Trail in … Continue reading

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St. Jacobs Quilt & Fibre Art Festival

Tulip crop by Tracey Lawko

St. Jacobs Quilt & Fibre Art Festival May 27 – 31  St. Jacobs, Ontario During this wonderful festival, I will be the guest artist at the Village Silos, 1441 King St. N., St. Jacobs, ON. A show and sale of … Continue reading

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