Embroiderer, Sculptor, Printmaker, Illustrator, Teacher, Curator
Elizabeth, Colorado 


The Dairy Barn, Athens, Ohio – Bead International 2008, travels 20o8-10
Pismo, Denver, CO – It’s All About Beads III, May 2-31, 2008
Sandy Carson Gallery, Denver, CO – Mixed, 6 Artists using Mixed Media   July-August, 2007
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston MA – Threads on the Edge 2002-03
Dairy Barn Arts Center, Athens, OH – Bead International 2000, 2002, 2008
Hibberd/McGrath Gallery,  Breckenridge, CO – Textiles in the Garden 2007
Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. – Threadworks toured U.S. and Africa 1988-92
Loveland Museum,  Loveland, CO,  Museum of Arts and Design, NY,NY   Beadwork III:  The Beaded Cloth toured 2002-04
The Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO – the Art of Craft  1985,86,87
Center for the Visual Arts, Metro State College, Denver, CO – Threads of Memory: Contemporary Narrative Textiles  2002


500 Beaded Objects - Lark Books
Beaded Embellishments – Interweave Press
Fiberarts Design Books I thru VI – Lark Books
The Best in Contemporary Beadwork 2000, 2002, 2008
Bead International  juror 2008
Beadwork Magazine –“Connie Lehman, Bead Diva” may/june 2000
Surface Design Journal – Connie Lehman’s Heart Work  summer 2001
American Craft Magazine – Portfolio  1983


Qwest – Denver, CO
Kaiser Permanente – Denver, CO
Childrens’ Hospital – Denver, CO
Art in Public Places – Denver, CO
ATT – Kansas City, MO
Daphne Farago - Boston Museum of Fine Art, Boston, Massachusetts


1978  artist in residence, aurora middle school  Colorado Council on the Arts/National Endowment for the Arts, one semester
1983  artist in residence, Elizabeth Elementary/Middle School  Colorado Council on the Arts/National Endowment for the Arts, one semester
1987  Art of crafts, Denver Art Museum – Herman Miller award
1988  artist in residence, zsk textile  - Krefeld, Germany
2008  artist in residence, Ucross Foundation   Ucross, Wyoming  March
2008  artist collaboration with Peter Gil-Sheridan, writing/designing a play based on the Tarot, Silverton, Colorado – 3 weeks


2001   Center for the Visual Arts, Metro State College – Threads of Memory
2000   Arvada Center for the Arts, Arvada, CO – XXV: 25 years of Colorado Master Crafts, co-curator with B. Smith and K. Andrews
2004    HGA Convergence, Denver, CO – taught  beautie class
2002, 2004   Front Range Quilters, Denver, CO. juror

hanged woman (left), monotype, 20.25" x 15"
hanged woman (right), photo of connie lehman at UCross Foundation, UCross, WY

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