Carolyn Abbott  
   
Abstract ~ Landscape ~ Figurative ~ Floral ~ Glass ~ Textile ~ Sculpture
Art Resources Gallery
         
 

Carolyn T. Abbott

Publications:
Fiber Art Almanac 2012,Volume 2, Jenny Wilder,     Wildwood Press, 2011, “Birch II”,
    Paper lamination

Creative Quilting, The Journal Quilt Project Book,     Karey Patterson Bresenhan, Quilting
    Arts, LLC, 2006, p.68 “February” journal quilt
American Quilter Magazine Volume XX, No. 4, 2004
    “New Beginnings/ Expanding Friendships” quilt on     cover, pattern and directions
    Pages 30-36

Television:
Common Ground, Lakeland Public Television, episode #320, February 2012

Exhibits:
“A Common Thread”, Textile Center, Minneapolis,     MN, January- February 2012
“Fiber Speaks”, Ripple River Gallery, Aitkin, MN,     July 2011
“Lakes Area Artists’ Fine art Show”, guest artist,     Nisswa, MN, June 2011
“Salute to the Arts”, Q Gallery, Franklin Arts Center,     Brainerd, MN, June 2011
    Viewer’s Choice Award
“Conversations With Cloth”, Q Gallery, Franklin Arts     Center, January 2011
    Demonstration: simple silk screens and paper     lamination
“A Common Thread”, Textile Center, Minneapolis,     MN, January- February 2010
“Fiber Artists Gone Wild”, Project director, Q     Gallery, Franklin Arts Center, Brainerd,
    MN, February 2009
“Form, Not Function, Quilt Art at The Carnegie”,     New Albany, Indiana, 2009
“Line, Shape, Shadow”, Roy and Carolyn Abbott,     MacRostie Art Center, Grand Rapids,
    MN, April 2007
“Roy and Carolyn Abbott Exhibition,” quilts, sculpture     and photography, Q Gallery,
    Franklin Arts Center, Brainerd, MN, November     2007
“Journal Quilt Project; A Page from my Book,”     Houston Texas 2007, Chicago, April
    2008
“A Common Thread,” Textile Center, Minneapolis,     MN, February 2007
“Journal Quilt Project, International Quilt Festival,     Houston, Texas 2006

Employment
Volunteer, Crossings Arts Alliance, Brainerd, MN
Project Director, “Conversations With Cloth”, Q     Gallery, Brainerd, MN 2011
Lecturer and workshop presenter for Quilt Guilds in     Minnesota, Iowa and Wisconsin
    2001-2011
Colorz for Quilts, class instructor, 2001 - 2009
Owner of “Flying Colors Fabric and Design”, vendor     of hand dyed fabrics at quilt shows
    Minnesota, North Dakota, Nebraska, Colorado,     Texas, Illinois, Michigan and
    New York, 2000 – 2005

Education
Crow Timber Frame Barn Workshops 2005 - 2012
Iowa State University, Applied Art Education, 1967