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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.

SAORI Style Free Style Weaving workshop
January 5, 2015   through   January 16, 2015      

 SAORI Style Free Style Weaving workshop    website

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.

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.

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.

12 Annual Show and Sale
November 22, 2014      

 12 Annual Show and Sale    website

Indy Cloth Dollmakers 12th Annual Show and Sale will be held on Saturday, November 22, 2014 from 10:00am to 5:00pm at the Irvington Public Library located at 5625 E. Washington St., Indianapolis, IN. This is a ONE DAY event and all one-of-a-kind items are created by member artists. Come early for best selection. Come see traditional favorites, fabulous cloth art dolls, multi-media art figures, fiber art sculptures and accessories, scarves, jewelry, purses, unique gifts and novelty items. Prices to fit any budget. Admission is free and open to the public. Also featured at the show are dolls created for our annual challenge. Come and cast your ballot for People's Choice. For more information about the club and events, visit our blog at www.indyclothdollmakers.blogspot.com.

Big River Fiber Fling
August 22, 2015   through   August 23, 2015      

 Big River Fiber Fling    website

Festival of fiber,vendors free demos ,classes,food,bbq,on site camping! Held in the beautiful Columbia River Gorge

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.

Upcoming Winter Fiber Arts Courses Hillboro, OR
November 5, 2014   through   December 15, 2014      

 Upcoming Winter Fiber Arts Courses Hillboro, OR     website

Winter is coming which means online registration is open for our next series of workshops. Check out our website and come create with us!

Complete School Listing

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