June Artist of the Month
Noelani Jones creates textiles woven by hand and dyed with nature. She focuses on functional works of art made from handwoven cloth with natural materials. The colors and textures engage the viewers realtionship to art and the natural world. Her work highlights human dependence on nature, and strives to restore our relationship to the land. Noelani’s dedication to creating sustainable works of art with ethically sourced materials is deeply felt. “The land feeds me and my weaving and dyeing practices,” she says.
Frederick Artists Night – June 3rd, 4-8 pm
ART EXHIBIT & RECEPTION
One night only! Come see this local art exhibit at Cowork Frederick (122 E Patrick St, Frederick, MD 21701).
All work is for sale. All sale proceeds go to the artist.
Open to the public (entrance is free). Light refreshments will be served. Please show your support for local artists and musicians by stopping by.
Live acoustic rock music by a local Frederick musician from 5-7 pm.
About the Artist
Born and raised on the island of O’ahu, Noelani Jones was inspired by the beautiful ecosystem of the island. As a native Hawai’ian, her cultural values tie her to the land, earth, and community. Especially the value of “kuleana” (responsibility to the land) and “malama” (taking care of the earth and community). Today, she is a community-building Fiber Artist passionate about strengthening communities and individuals with art and an appreciation for the natural world. Learn more about Noelani’s work on her website.
About Frederick Artist Night
Frederick Artists Night is an event that celebrates local (Frederick County) creativity with an art exhibit and reception and live music on the First Saturday of each month. The event is sponsored by the Cowork Frederick Foundation. All proceeds from art sales to go the artist. To support this event, go here.
ABOUT THE COWORK FREDERICK FOUNDATION
Founded in 2019, the Cowork Frederick Foundation is the community-supported, non-profit arm of Cowork Frederick. We help Frederick County freelancers and entrepreneurs be more successful by creating ways for them to connect, learn, and build better businesses – and lives – together. Help support our efforts here.