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To purchase my work, email me at info@jennifersolon.com. Some of my pieces are also displayed at Angelwood Gallery in Grand Rapids, Ohio.

Interested in learning more about surface design? Sign up for my mailing list to find out when and where I will be teaching. Some of the topics I cover: Surface Design Techniques (overview), Fabric Dying, Non-Traditional Screen Printing, Deconstructed Screen Printing, Soy Wax Technique, Mixed Media Collage, Using Encaustic Wax with Fabrics, and more. Email me at info@jennifersolon.com for more info and to be added to my list.

Current & Past Exhibits

A Sense of Surface, solo exhibit of contemporary textile art
March 1 – April 15, 2013 in the Perrysburg Administration Building 201 W. Indiana Ave. in Perrysburg, Ohio. Open Monday-Friday 8am-4:30pm.

Portrait invitational at the Toledo Museum of Art
September 28th - January 10, 2013: Portrait from Behind the Veil of Acceptance is on display at the Toledo Museum of Art, Community Gallery. Group invitational exhibit of works inspired by Édouard Manet’s style, his methods, or his subjects.

fabulous fibers exhibit at Angelwood Gallery in Grand Rapids, OH
June 10th - July 8th: Group exhibit of works by artists who participated in the 2012 fiber577 show.

"Printemps 2012" exhibit at Angelwood Gallery in Grand Rapids, OH
April 28th - June 6th: Group exhibit of works by local artists focusing on art for garden and home.

Salon Des Refuses at Parkwood Gallery in Toledo, OH
August 26 - September 23, 2011: Group exhibit of entries not selected for the Toledo Area Artists exhibition at the Toledo Museum of Art.

Fabulous Fibers exhibit at Angelwood Gallery in Grand Rapids, OH
June 16th - July 24th, 2011: Group exhibit, featuring an encore presentation of selected pieces from the Fiber Art Show at The 577 Foundation.

4th Annual Fiber Art Show at The 577 Foundation
June 2011 - Three pieces of Jennifer's work (Recovery, Beneath the Surface II, and Restructuring a Reality) were selected for this juried art exhibit.

Art 43551 exhibit at the River House Arts gallery in Perrysburg, OH.
Jan-Feb 2011 - Group exhibit featuring over a dozen works in fiber and mixed media.

3rd Annual Fiber Art Show at The 577 Foundation
June 2010 - Three pieces of Jennifer's work (Edifice 2, Unstructured 1, and 577 Windmill) were selected for this juried art exhibit.

Our Creative Side Exhibit
December 2010 - Group exhibit at the Perrysburg Municipal Courthouse and Municipal Building.

Toledo Area Artists Exhibition
July 10 - August 23, 2009 - Two of Jennifer's pieces (Apartment Living and Melancholy View) were selected to appear in the Toledo Area Artists Exhibition at the Toledo Museum of Art.

2nd Annual Fiber Art Show at the 577 Foundation
May 2009 - Three pieces of Jennifer's work (Seedpod 5, Collage #1, and Waffle House) were selected for this juried art exhibit. Collage #1 was awarded Best in Show by the jurors.

Perrysburg Artists Show at the Toledo Museum of Art
March - April 2009 - One Blue Circle and Riverfront Property were on display at the Toledo Museum of Art, Community Gallery.

Perrysburg Municipal Courthouse Exhibit
March 2009 - Twelve of Jennifer Solon's abstract textile collages were exhibited in a solo show at the Perrysburg Municipal Courthouse, 2nd Floor Gallery. This exhibit was sponsored by the Perrysburg Area Arts Council.

Publications

  • August/September 2011 issue of Quilting Arts - article on Mixed Media Collage
  • Fall/Winter 2011 Quilting Arts Gifts magazine - article of Art Leaf Ornaments.
  • Featured artist on a episode of Quilting Arts TV (series 800). Jennifer demonstrated the creation of a mixed media collage using fabric, paper, paint and digital imagery. This DVD is available for purchase and aired on PBS stations nationwide (check your local PBS station for scheduling).