Textile Center Mentor/Protégé Program

The Textile Center offered an eighteen month program that paired emerging fiber artists with mentors. The seven protégé met with their mentor and as a group on a monthly basis. The group learned many different fiber techniques, critique studies, individualized support, business strategies, and exhibition preparation. The eighteen month program culminated with a group exhibition, “Twelve Strands” at the Textile Center in May, 2012.