“Filaments” Features Fiber Works by Drury Students at C-Street Gallery

The Drury on C-Street Gallery will open “Filaments,” a fiber-based art exhibit, from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday, April 4 at the Drury on C-Street Gallery, located at 233 E. Commercial St.

The exhibit will highlight the ever-growing medium of fibers by featuring small and large projects ranging from table runners to a completely woven dress by Drury students Jessica Bliss, Paige Koeppel, Julia Ensz and Haley Jackson. Ensz and Jackson will also be providing live demonstrations during the opening.

The reception will feature musical entertainment by Addison Jones on guitar, ukulele and banjo. Refreshments will be provided by Big Momma’s Coffee and Espresso Bar.

“Filaments” will run April 4-26, 2014.  Gallery viewing hours after the opening reception will be 1 to 5 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays, and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on two Saturdays: April 12 & 26. For more information, call 417-873-6359 or visit Drury on C-Street’s Facebook pagewww.facebook.com/DruryCStreet.

The Drury on C-Street Project is an initiative by Drury University, in partnership with other local organizations, to establish a Drury Center on Commercial Street. This center includes an art gallery, a business resource center, space for weaving looms, architecture classroom, and a multi-use area for additional classes and seminars. The Drury on C-Street Gallery is a professional, student-run gallery featuring emerging and established artists. The Gallery aims to inspire and enrich the community through a diverse, quality experience. To further its goals, the Gallery strives to create and maintain strong local partnerships.