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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.


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

Hello Crewel World
January 24, 2015   through   March 29, 2015      

 Hello Crewel World    

Info posted on Edmonton Needlecraft Guild Facebook page. 6 days - Jan 24/25, Feb 21/22, March 28/29 place: Royal Alberta Museum All skill levels - Say Hello to the world of crewel. You may choose from 5 different original designs all worked on fine muslin with a limited colour palette. $145 for non ENG members, threads must be purchased separately

Complete Workshop Listing


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.

12th Annual VMRC Art Exhibition
May 31, 2015   through   June 30, 2015      

 12th Annual VMRC Art Exhibition    website

Juried multimedia visual art exhibition. Entry deadline: March 15, 2015. Artist friendly. Open to all artists living in the USA. Panel of 3 jurors, each a working artist, an experienced juror, and a different area of expertise: Ron Boehmer, Nan Covert, Richard Pumphrey. Approximately 100 artworks included in exhibition. NO commission on sales. 39% of 2014 exhibition works were purchased. Visit website ( for prospectus and entry form as well as images of 2014 exhibition. For additional information email or call 540-564-3400

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


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.

December 7, 2014   through   February 21, 2015      

 Unrestrained.    website

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

2015 Albuquerque Fiber Arts Fiesta
May 21, 2015   through   May 23, 2015      

 2015 Albuquerque Fiber Arts Fiesta    website

The Albuquerque Fiber Arts Council presents the 2015 Albuquerque Fiber Arts Fiesta at Expo New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM. This will be the tenth biennial juried show and fiber arts exhibit. Call for entries due March 2, 2015. Divisions: beadwork, crochet, embroidery, hand knitting, polymer clay, dollmaking, lacemaking, machine knitting, quilting, sewing, spinning/weaving, rug traditions, silkpainting/surface design, mixed media, and youth. Entry forms and rules for entry are available at

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


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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