Jackie Abrams – Merit Award

NBO artist member Jackie Abrams has been presented with a Merit Award for her work, Standing Strength (shown above) at the International Fiber Arts IX exhibit held at the Sebastopol Center for the Arts in Sebastopol, California. This… Read More

A Forest of Signs: Josephine Stealey, Sun Smith-Foret, and Ann Coddington

A Forest of Signs: Josephine Stealey, Sun Smith-Foret, Ann Coddington  and The Craft and Art of the Cedarhurst Basketeers are two separate, but theme-related exhibits opening soon at the Cedarhurst Center for the Arts. Both exhibits emphasize the… Read More

Award Winner Cathryn Peters

NBO member Cathryn Peters, from Angora, Minnesota, was awarded 1st place in 3-D and $500 by juror Sam Baardman, a multidisciplinary artist and photographer from Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, for her antler basket wall sculpture shown above, “Silent Whispers… Read More

Carol Eckert at Museum of Fine Arts Boston

The work of NBO member Carol Eckert is currently on display at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, Massachusetts. Each of the ten pieces currently on display is a container of some sort – drawers pull out,… Read More

NBO in Cuba!

Please Note: This may be your last chance to travel to Cuba working with our partner Peters Valley School of Craft! On June 5th, new regulations went into effect that dramatically curtail the ability for Americans to travel… Read More

Karyl Sisson: Fissures and Connections

NBO member and artist Karyl Sisson  is being featured in a Craft in America solo exhibition. “Part scavenger, part collector, and wholly meticulous craftsperson, Sisson’s work delves deeply into the possibilities that exist within the discarded and overlooked…. Read More

Pat Hickman at Buster Levi Gallery

Pat Hickman is having a solo exhibition at the Buster Levi Gallery in Cold Spring, New York. The show…

Deloss Webber, Finalist for the Lowe Craft Prize

Congratulations to NBO member and basketmaker Deloss Webber, finalist for the Loewe Craft prize.  Del has been creating cane work and furniture since the early 1970s. “I have a fascination with stone, which [feels] primal,” he explains to… Read More

“Sinks” to Monterey Museum of Art Permanent Collection

NBO member Amanda Salm’s “Sinks” was acquired by the Monterrey Art Museum for their permanent collection. The piece was recently on display this past October in Salm’s “Currents + FLUX: Amanda Salm” solo exhibition.

Nancy Loorem Adams “Daphne”

Nancy Loorem Adams,’ sculpture Daphne was accepted into the Excellence in Fibers IV exhibition in print which will be published in the 2019 winter edition of Fiber Art Now. Carol Sauvion of Craft in America, Perry Price, the… Read More