Jean Sredl Fiber Artist

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Problem Solved!

What to do, just finished flat dyeing 5 yards of fat quarters and they are peacefully laid out all over the back yard.  Ah yes, every thing is back in place and now we batch.  But the storm clouds gather and it’s going to rain batching or not.

QUICK JEAN THINK FAST – where can I put the fabric?  Basement is out, studio’s too small, upstairs will be too messy…..

AH YES!  IN MY VAN! Perfect the temperature is warm, plenty of room to stack them all up on top of a tarp, and I don’t have to move them until they are done.

Problem Solved!





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Riverside – Brookfield Landmark Notice

Artful endeavor

Jean Sredl, a fiber artist from Riverside, will have her work exhibited in four national shows, beginning this spring.

Her work is on display at the Fantastic Fibers 2014 show sponsored by the American Quilt Society until May 24 at the Yeiser Art Center in Paducah, Kentucky. Sredl’s work is also on display until June 22 as part of the Art Quilts Whimsy! exhibit at the Page-Walker Arts and History Center in Cary, North Carolina.

Sredl’s work is also being featured through July 27 in the Artist As a Quilt Maker XVI exhibit at the Firelands Association for the Visual Arts in Oberlin, Ohio and will be on display as part of a traveling exhibit titled Redirecting the Ordinary: International Quilt Festival in Houston from Oct. 30-Nov. 2; in Cincinnati in April 2015 and in Chicago in June 2015.

Here is the LandMark’s Link

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My First Solo Exhibition!

I’m so excited; I just found out my work will be featured at the Riverside Town Hall  27 Riverside Rd, Riverside, IL, US, 60546.

The exhibition is sponsored by the Riverside Arts Center, 32 E. Quincy St.
Riverside, IL 60546 and curated by Karen Azarnia, Gallery Director.
The show runs from June 8 to September 30, 2014.
Jeannie Sredl

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Fantastic Fibers 2014 – Red October

At the Yeiser Arts Center located in downtown Paducah, is a non-profit visual arts organization celebrating more than fifty years of serving the community through exhibitions and education throughout the Tri-State Region. April 5, 2014 and will be on display until May 24th.


28 3/4 by 24 inches - hand dyed linen with hand and machine embroidery and accents.

RED OCTOBER 28 3/4 by 24 inches – hand dyed linen with hand and machine embroidery and accents.

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I made it into the National Quilt Museum in Paducah Kentucky!

SAQA’s third Trunk Show Curated by Eileen Doughty, it was designed to showcase SAQA’s diversity of talent and its mission to “promote the art quilt through education, exhibitions, professional development, documentation, and publications.”
Fifty quilts out of 407 from this exhibition were chosen by jurors B. J. Adams and Trudi Van Dyke to become a permanent part of the collection of the National Quilt Museum in Paducah, Kentucky. The jurying was done with the quilts, not images.
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7 by 10 inch art quilt

IN THE BEGINNING  a 7 by 10 inch art quilt – hand dyed cotton, air resist method, silk embroidery and binding, crystal beads