Northern California Handweavers
||CNCH (Conference of Northern California Handweavers)
with the theme "The California Trail" celebrating the discovery of gold
had a special exhibit called "Trailblazers". Trish Lange was invited as
one of those who has made a significant contribution to the craft of
weaving, an artist who has taught, encouraged, shared, and inspired
others through the years with her generosity, talent, and vision.
She also won a gold ribbon for "RETRO 60's" in the Fashion Show.
Trish Lange and the Art of Recyclable Weaving
|FIDM (The Fashion Institute of Design &
Merchandising) in Los Angeles presented an exhibit featuring the work of
six California wearable artists whom they thought were on the cutting
edge of design entitled "Intuitive Threads: Wearable Art". The artists
came to FIDM to speak about their work and present their unique
materials, techniques, and inspirations.
Trish's garments contain plastic signage tape ("Caution: Artist at
Work"), bubble wrap ("Please Don't Burst My Bubble") and plastic straws
("Summer Time: Straw Hat & Bag").