Connecticut Stories


Show Concept:

“Local Color: Connecticut Stories” is an exhibition of fiber art celebrating the narrative as construed by Connecticut artists.  The theme can be broadly interpreted from personal stories to Connecticut history, text messages, literary references and beyond.


Carol Padberg, Associate Professor at the Hartford Art School, University of Hartford  

Managing Curators:

Diane Wright


Kate Themel


Please click on the name of each venue to see the photos and get more information about the exhibition at a particular venue.


Guilford Art Center

411 Church Street; Guilford, CT 06437

February 5 – 21, 2016

The Connecticut Hospice, Inc

100 Double Beach Road, Branford, CT 06405

The Slater Memorial Museum

108 Crescent Street
Norwich, CT 06360


Please click on each Artist’s name for more information about the artist and their artwork.

Debra Bento

Christina Blais

Diane Cadrain

Kelly Caldwell

Alice Chittenden

Carol Eaton

Ann Marie Gontarz