A huge "thank you" to all the amazing art collectors! Please view my sold works for 2018 slide show! New 2019 works in the gallery: handwoven tapestry wall-hangings, fiber wall sculptures, mixed-media paper vessels, handwoven jackets, and Door County geode necklaces! Please come to visit my working studio gallery and see the creating process along with the beautiful fiber art gallery display!
"Our Water Stories" exhibit at the Miller Art Museum-opening reception Saturday, June 2, from 5:00 to 6:30.
Our Water Stories: A Celebration of Door County's Relationship to Water. “Declining freshwater mussels” Wendy Carpenter Freshwater mussels are one of the most endangered groups of animals in North America. My hand weaved acrylic paintings depict the declining journey for the native mussel “Unionid. The native mussels and clams of Lake Michigan are of particular interest to me because of their unique life history, importance to aquatic ecosystems, and use as indicators of change in water and habitat quality. My mixed media (acrylics and fiber) work is painted on canvas, cut into strips, and hand weaved with an inlay...
Weaving a Trillium off-loom video by Wendy Carpenter at Interfibers Studio Gallery.
The Trillium tapestry is part of an exploration series entitled "Abstracting nature."
It is my personal expressionism style of tapestry off-loom weaving derived from abstracting the natural world.