Acorn Gallery
135 N. Avenue 50 Highland Park, CA 90042 | Hours: Saturdays & Sundays, 12 - 4pm | Phone: 323.850.8566
Current Show Participate Archive NelaArt 2nd Saturday

The Cutting Edge: new works in fiber art


The Acorn Gallery: 135 N. Avenue 50, Los Angeles, CA, 90042
Gallery Hours: Saturday and Sunday, 12:00pm to 4:00pm


March 8 -April 6, 2008
Opening Reception: Saturday, March 8, 2008 7-10pm (Part of NELAArt Second Saturday Gallery Night)


The Arroyo Arts Collective presents an exhibit of fiber art that showcases current and new approaches to the medium.


Karolyn Kiisel  
Senior Professor, Otis College of Art & Design
Karolyn’s extensive experience in the fiber arts field includes design for theater, film and television, and opera. Currently running a design studio in San Marino, her collections include Tara West, Meditationwear, and Jacaranda, special occasion dresses.

Meredith Strauss
Adjunct Instructor, Fashion Design Dept., Woodbury University
Building upon 30 years of weaving experience, Meredith Strauss, a textile and weaving instructor at Woodbury University, has created a body of large-scale offloom woven projects using unconventional materials. In addition to the large scale pieces, Meredith also produces a line of scarves and shawls

Connie Rohman
Fiber Artist

Connie Rohman’s artwork can be found in private collections in the United States and Canada. She has won numerous awards for her work, and has exhibited internationally and in museums. Connie’s work has been published in several art quilt books.