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2010 Award Winners

HGA’s Small Expressions 2010 Award Winners

Small Expressions 2010 was juried by Rebecca A. T. Stevens, Consulting Curator, Contemporary Textiles at The Textile Museum in Washington, D.C.


Patricia Kowalski King
First Place 
Selma, Indiana
Cryptic Choice
Cotton thread on cotton.
Russian punch needle embroidery. 


Lilo Schaer
Second Place
Ligerz, Bern, Switzerland
Matrix Natura 6
Paper on paper.
Cutting, assembling, gluing.


Maximo Laura
Third Place
Lima, Peru
Cosmic Harmony II
Aubusson, kilim, soumak, anillado.
Alpaca wool, cotton, mixed fibers.


Alice Schlein and Barbara J. Walker 
HGA Award 
Greenville, South Carolina; Salem, Oregon
Eastward Bound/Westward Bound
Cotton, waxed linen, artist-made cotton cord,acid-free paper.
Handbound longstitch book, handwoven jacquardcover, ply-split band, globe knot, toggle knots.