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.
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.
International Multidisciplinary Scientific Conferences on social Sciences and Arts
September 2, 2014 through September 7, 2014
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.
Oxford Fiber Arts Festival
January 31, 2014 through February 2, 2014
Annual Fiber Arts Festival featuring workshops, exhibitors, demonstrations, and guest speakers. The event takes place in the Powerhouse Community Arts Center on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Advance registration for workshops is recommended. Free programs occur all day in the exhibit hall
Fiber arts and textile related exhibits in galleries, studios, museums and art centers. Juried and non-juried shows are also listed here.
February 27, 2014 through April 6, 2014
Nova Scotia Centre for Craft and Design, Mary E. Black Gallery, Halifax, NS Canada. Opening reception February 26. Artists Andrea St. Pierre and Robin Muller collaborate in an exhibit of modern Jacquard-woven textiles.
Black Hills Fiber Arts Fair
April 25, 2014 through April 26, 2014
Black Hills Fiber Arts Fair April 25th & 26th, 2014 RapidCity, SD held at The Dahl Arts Center Classes for spinners, weavers, knitters, felters and fiber lovers taught by national, regional and local instructors. 30+ quality vendors of fiber, yarns, equipment and finished products. Stay longer, bring your family or friends and explore the beautiful and historic Black Hills.
OHCG 48th Annual Rug Show
May 25, 2014
Over 600 hooked pieces will be on display at our meeting venue-Durham College in Oshawa, Ontario. Find all your hooking supplies from our vendors; visit with old friends and meet new ones!
Call for Entries and Call for Instructors
Requests for submissions to fiber arts and textile competitions, exhibits, conference workshop proposals, and academic papers.
The Artist as Quiltmaker XVI
December 1, 2012 through December 6, 2013
The Artist as Quiltmaker XVI: FAVA's 16th Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary Quilts. May 11 ? July 27, 2014. Juror: Tina Cassara, Professor of Fiber and Material Studies/Chair, Cleveland Institute of Art The Firelands Association for the Visual Arts, 39 S. Main Street, Oberlin, Ohio 44074 440-774-7158 Entries due December 6, 2013
Northern Colorado Weavers Guild Fiber Celebration 2014
October 23, 2013 through January 10, 2014
A. Functional Two & Three Dimensional- Household pieces meant to be used. B. Non-Functional Two Dimensional - Flat pieces emphasizing decorative expressive ideas. C. Non-Functional Three Dimensional- Pieces designed to occupy space, emphasizing decorative or expressive ideas. D. Wearable. Up to 3 entries allowed. Awards will be presented on March 14th, 2014.
ArtQuilt Elements 2014
March 21, 2014 through May 3, 2014
Call for Entries deadline Sept. 30, 2013AQE 2014 is the 11th Exhibition of this internationally acclaimed show set in suburban Philadelphia. "One of the distinctions of our show is our professional presentation of art quilts. The exhibition has been widely praised by reviewers and artists not only for exhibiting the quilts in a gallery setting but also for promoting the art quilt as an art form." The prospectus and entry information: artquiltelements.org The Jurors are: Susie Brandt, Full-time Faculty, Maryland Institute College of Art Gerhardt Knodel, Internationally Recognized Fiber Artist and Educator Jan Myers- Newbury, Quilt Artist and Educator
Fiber arts and textile schools which offer classes that can vary from time to time.
John C. Campbell Folk School
October 12, 2013 through July 31, 2014
Brasstown, North Carolina, USA. Take a learning vacation in one of 860 week-long classes from Basketry to Writing. Full schedule plus all other activities available on the website.
Fine Line Creative Arts Center
November 10, 2013 through December 31, 2014
Fine Line Creative Arts Center in St. Charles, IL USA. Year-round classes and workshops in textiles, surface design, basketry, all crafts.
The Ozark Folk School
February 15, 2014 through August 31, 2014
Mountain View, Arkansas, US. One to five day classes on spinning,weaving, basketry, quilting. April-August.
Pacific Northwest Art School
April 12, 2014 through October 17, 2014
Whidbey Island, Washington state. Felting, dyeing, textile collage. April - July.top of page