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Fiber Arts Calendars

Fiberarts and textile related conferences, workshops, and events are added on a regular basis. If your event is not shown here, please add the information using the Add Event link. Events are listed in chronological order and remain listed for seven days after their last day. Use the Complete Listing links to see all the events in a given category.

Conferences

Fiber arts and textile related events which feature educational, hands-on sessions with notable teachers, and which may also include juried or non-juried competitions, fashion shows and textile arts vendors.

Interweave Yarn Fest
April 16, 2015   through   April 19, 2015      

 Interweave Yarn Fest    website

A four day celebration of the fiber arts in Loveland, CO USA. Enjoy workshops, vendors and comradery in the Rocky Mountains.

Complete Conference and Workshop Listing

Workshops, Seminars and Retreats

Complete listing of fiber related events which are shorter and more informal than conferences. These events are often limited to a single topic, Ranging from a gathering of fiber friends to a more formal class with a leader from outside the area.

Ozark Fiber Fling
November 7, 2014   through   November 8, 2014      

 Ozark Fiber Fling    website

The Ozark Fiber Fling is entering its 4th year and just keeps on growing. Join us in Steelville, MO this coming November for two days of fiber arts classes in knitting, spinning, weaving, crochet, felting, dyeing and more - wow, do we have vendors!

Complete Workshop Listing

Exhibits

Fiber arts and textile related exhibits in galleries, studios, museums and art centers. Juried and non-juried shows are also listed here.

Fiberart 2014: A Mixed Bag
September 13, 2014   through   October 26, 2014      

 Fiberart 2014: A Mixed Bag    website

American Tapestry Biennial 10
September 24, 2014   through   January 4, 2015      

 American Tapestry Biennial 10    website

Kent State University Museum, Kent, Ohio. A juried exhibition of woven tapestries organized by American Tapestry Alliance.

Loominosity--Wisconsin Handweavers 64th Annual Exhibit and Sale
October 30, 2014   through   November 1, 2014      

 Loominosity--Wisconsin Handweavers 64th Annual Exhibit and Sale    website

Exhibit and sale of beautiful handwoven wearables, accessories, and gifts

World of Threads Festival
November 1, 2014   through   November 30, 2014      

 World of Threads Festival    website

World of Threads Festival International Festival of Contemporary Fiber Art Venue: Queen Elizabeth Park Community & Cultural Centre 2302 Bridge Road, Oakville, Ontario, Canada Featuring 97 artists from Australia, Canada, France, Hungary, Germany, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand, UK, USA. The Festival is one of the most vibrant fiber arts festival is the world. We showcase contemporary fiber/textile art in all forms.

Complete Exhibit Listing

Sales

Fiber arts and textile related short-term special events for specific purposes such as benefits, charity drives, and guild holiday sales.

Driftless Fibre Arts Faire
May 30, 2015   through   May 31, 2015      

 Driftless Fibre Arts Faire     website

Complete Sale Listing

Call for Entries and Call for Instructors

Requests for submissions to fiber arts and textile competitions, exhibits, conference workshop proposals, and academic papers.

The Theresa Show
January 6, 2015   through   February 7, 2015      

 The Theresa Show    website

Juried Fiber Arts Show,United South End Settlements,Boston Submissions may include surface design, woven, quilts, stitching, or any other contemporary art fiber technique. 3D work will not be accepted.Work must have been completed in 2012 or after. Entry fee. Deadline November 7 2014

National Fiber Directions Exhibition 2015
March 27, 2015   through   May 10, 2015      

 National Fiber Directions Exhibition 2015    website

Lake Oswego Festival of the Arts
June 26, 2015   through   June 28, 2015      

 Lake Oswego Festival of the Arts    website

The Special Exhibit of the Festival of the Arts (Lake Oswego, Oregon) will be "On The Fringe - Today's Twist on Fiber Art. The Special Exhibit is the cornerstone of the festival which draws up to 25,000 people. A large portion of the exhibit will be juried. Entry Deadline: JANUARY 30, 2015 Please see Festival website for the online application.

Complete Call for Entries and Call for Instructors Listing

Trade Shows and Expos

Events sponsored primarily by or for merchants and vendors specializing in fiber arts and textile related products and may include seminars, demos and workshops in conjunction.

American Made Show
January 15, 2015   through   January 19, 2015      

 American Made Show    website

Complete Trade Show and Expo Listing

Schools

Fiber arts and textile schools which offer classes that can vary from time to time.

Fine Line Creative Arts Center
November 10, 2013   through   December 31, 2014      

 Fine Line Creative Arts Center     website

Fine Line Creative Arts Center in St. Charles, IL USA. Year-round classes and workshops in textiles, surface design, basketry, all crafts.

Sievers School of Fiber Arts
June 1, 2014   through   October 29, 2014      

 Sievers School of Fiber Arts    website

Visual arts and crafts school in Door County, WI. Class sessions run between 2 and 7 days, June - Oct. All textile/fiber crafts represented. Housing on Washington Island available.

Complete School Listing

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