Upcoming Events

For more information on any of these upcoming events, send an email to Lea@LeaMcComas.com


Women’s Voices, Women’s Votes, Women’s Rights exhibition,

September 10, 2022-April 30, 2023. Clinton Presidential Museum, Little Rock, Arkansas

Women’s Work, Celebrating women’s struggle for equality and the right to vote.

See Women’s Work, my latest, and most ambitious work in person from September 10, 2022 – April 30, 2023, the Clinton Presidential Center will commemorate the anniversary of the 19th Amendment and the anniversary of the Fourth World Conference on Women by mounting Women’s Voices, Women’s Votes, Women’s Rights — a vibrant, multimedia exhibit exploring the risks women and their male allies took to win the vote, expand democracy, and elevate human rights.   Follow this link for more information: Women’s Exhibit

Thread Paintings by Lea McComas

May 5-27, 2023.  Solo Exhibit at Meadowlark Gallery, Grant, Nebraska.

Got Kibble?

Join me at the  gallery for an opening reception Friday, May 5. I’ll be sharing a collection of my Thread Painted Portraits along with my inspirations, techniques, and new directions. Learn more about the Meadowlark Gallery and Perkins County Area Arts Council on Facebook .


Kansas City Regional Quilt Festival,

June 14-17, 2023, Overland Park Convention Center, 6000 College Blvd, Overland Park, KS 66211.

Mottled and textural print fills the negative space to contrast with the bold figure irepresented with solid spaces.

Busy Signal, 

Come see a special exhibit of my art that will include Women’s Work, my epic art quilt celebrating women’s rights and equality. You can also buy a signed copy of the Women’s Work, the book.  Plus, I’ll be teaching workshops each day with an early bird workshop on June 14. Learn more about the KCRQF and sign up for a class at this link:  KCRQF


A Stitch in Time: Moments Captured in Time and Thread

July 17-October 14, 2023. Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum, 200 Violet St, Suite 150, Golden, Colorado 80401.

The Long Goodbye

I will be one of two featured artists at the Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum.  See many of my award winning quilts, along with new works.  The museum will host an opening reception on Friday, July 21. Please join me again on September 10, 2:00-3:30 for “Sunday at the Museum” when I will share with visitor the stories behind my quilts, my techniques, and my inspirations.