In March 2009, members of Fiber Art Northeast put together an exhibition to share their work with the public. The beautiful gallery space at the Mahopac Public Library in Mahopac, NY,... More > with its gorgeous cork walls and abundant light, provided an ideal location and Fiber + Thread = Art came to be. The exhibit was a resounding success and one of the most talked about and well attended in the new gallery space.
Following the positive response the first show received, it was decided to organize a second exhibtion for 2010. Like its predecessor, Fiber + Thread = Art II has no theme. The only requirements for the artwork are that each piece be no larger than 16" square and that each include fiber and thread in the composition. Each piece is mounted on a white 18” square gallery-wrapped stretched canvas to provide visual cohesiveness within the exhibit and to allow the work to stand out on the gallery walls.
Each of our pieces reflects our mutual passion - fiber< Less
Afternoon with Fiber! Yes, it is good to have your afternoon snacks with fiber-rich food! Why? And what are those foods? That is what we are going to talk about in this book so get a copy now and... More > learn more about healthy fiber-rich food for your afternoon snacks!< Less
Breakfast With Fiber! Do we need it? Yes, fiber is good! Do we really need it? That is what we will be discussing in this book so get a copy and learn more about fibers! Stay fit and healthy by... More > eating the right food!< Less
A carbon fiber is a long, thin strand of material about 0.005-0.010 mm in diameter and composed mostly of carbon atoms. The carbon atoms are bonded together in microscopic crystals that are more or... More > less aligned parallel to the long axis of the fiber. The crystal alignment makes the fiber incredibly strong for its size. Several thousand carbon fibers are twisted together to form a yarn, which may be used by itself or woven into a fabric.< Less
Dinner with Fiber! Do we need it? What it can give to our body? Is it healthy? Where we could get fiber-rich foods? We will discuss the answers to those questions in this book – so get a copy... More > now and learn more about the benefits and effect of the food that you are eating everyday especially the food with fiber content!< Less
Lunch with Fiber! We all know that fiber is good to include in our daily meals not only for breakfast but also for lunch and dinners. Why do we need to have it into our foods? Those are the things... More > that we will be discussing in this book so better get a copy now. Keep on learning what is best for your body. Give your body a healthy meal always by including fiber rich food into it!< Less
“Atlas of Philippine Fibers” is a comprehensive reference material on Philippine fibers, which include abaca, banana, buntal and raffia, cabonegro, coir, kenaf, maguey, pineapple, ramie... More > and salago.
It contains the botanical description, important varieties, origin and distribution, and environmental adaptation of the fiber plants. The morphological, physical and chemical characteristics, as well as the harvesting, extraction and uses of the fibers are likewise presented.< Less