Hauraki Herald Tuesday January 10 2006

Fibre art on display The intricate and beautiful artwork of Opotiki artist Fiona Gedson will be on display at the Thames Quintessential New Zealand Art studio until early February. Mrs Gedson is a celebrated artist and has been part of exhibitions in both France and...

Quintessential New Zealand Art News August 2005

On the creative scene, the Gallery has recently taken in some exciting new work from raranga weaver, Fiona Gedson. Fiona works from a unique mobile straw-bale constructed studio in the Waiotahe Valley, near Opotiki, and produces intricate weavings that are a fusion of...

Fils et M̩tiers Exposition itinerante РMarch 2003

Every year the Association “Fils et Metiers” has proposed a theme to contemporary textile artists for a collective exhibition; the theme for 2003 was: Textile and Metal. 72 artists answered the call and offered 80 different creations. Entries came from France but...

Eastern Bay News– July 2000

Rua Kete was eye-catching from a distance but was more beautiful close up because, “you realize you’re looking at Peacock feathers. The use of feathers on tiny woven baskets showed intricacy and detail”, said judge, Mrs Hartland who bought the...