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Conferences

Complete listing of 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. Conferences are added on a regular basis. If your event is not shown here, please add the information directly using the Add Event link.

Ontario Handweavers And Spinners Regional Seminar
September 15, 2018

       Ontario Handweavers And Spinners Regional Seminar   website

Come and Play All Day $7 Weaving, spinning, felting - Maker spaces Vendors Fibre chats If you are even slightly interested in textiles! Come and play!

Finger Lakes Fiber Festival
September 15, 2018   through   September 16, 2018

       Finger Lakes Fiber Festival   website

Hemlock, NY. Sponsored by the Genesee Valley Handspinners Guild. Classes on spinning, knitting, weaving, dyeing. Demos, competitions, fleece sales, vendors. $7 per person, 12 and under free

Prairie Handspinners Fiber Fest
September 28, 2018   through   September 29, 2018

       Prairie Handspinners Fiber Fest   website

Billings, MT. Vendor booths, demos, classes, door prizes and fun! FREE ADMISSION

The 13th Annual Shenandoah Valley Fiber Festival
September 29, 2018   through   September 30, 2018

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Berryville, Virginia. Livestock ~ Sale of Juried Fleeces/Fiber ~ Demonstrations ~ Classes ~ Competitions ~ 120+ Juried Artisans & Vendors ~ $5 Adults Children under 12 Free. $5 Adults - Children under 12 Free

The 2018 Taos Wool Festival
October 6, 2018   through   October 7, 2018

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Kit Carson Park in Taos, NM. The 35th annual free festival is unique and fun for the whole family. Included is a regional wool market featuring livestock and demonstrations of many fiber related skills. Participants consist of Juried shows, artists, crafters and vendors.

Vista Fiber Arts Fiesta
October 6, 2018   through   October 7, 2018

       Vista Fiber Arts Fiesta   website

Antique Gas & Steam Engine Museum in Vista, CA. Fiber artists, guilds, and vendors will be at the Fiesta. Weavers, basket makers, spinners, felters, knitters, and gourd artists will find many items of interest at this event. Event admission and museum admission are free. Parking is $5.00 per vehicle.

22nd Annual Trailing of The Sheep Fiber Festival
October 14, 2018   through   October 18, 2018

       22nd Annual Trailing of The Sheep Fiber Festival   website

Hailey, Ketchum & Sun Valley, ID. Wool Fest classes, Make It With Wool sponsored by the Idaho Wool Growers, Folklife Fair with demonstrations of sheep shearing, displays of sheep wagons, Kids' Fluff craft activities, spinning and weaving demonstrations and over 70 vendors.

Sgem Florence 2018, Palazzo Borghese
October 22, 2018   through   October 26, 2018

       Sgem Florence 2018, Palazzo Borghese   website

The International Scientific Conference SGEM Florence 2018 is organized as an extended session of the SGEM International Scientific Conferences on SOCIAL SCIENCES and ARTS. The event will be held in the biggest and most historically rich Palazzo Borgheze, Florence, Italy in the period of 23-26 October 2018. The aim of the conference is to provide a platform for academicians and professionals with cross-disciplinary interests related to Modern Science, Ancient Science, Science and Art, and The magic of the Renaissance to meet, exchange knowledge and interact with each other. All submitted papers are peer-reviewed, evaluated and if accepted published in a conference proceedings /both digital and hard copy version/. It combines papers in the fields of: * Modern Science * Ancient Science * Science and Art * The Magic of the Renaissance * Leonardo the Florentine. Every accepted paper is published in the conference proceedings (ISSN/ ISBN) both hard copy and soft copy (DVD). The conference book is also submitted for evaluation and indexation in the biggest scientific databases - ISI Web of Sciences, ELSEVIER products-Mendeley, EBSCO, ProQuest, British Library and etc.

Southeastern Animal Fiber Fair 2018
October 26, 2018   through   October 28, 2018

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Fletcher, NC. Livestock Shows, Contests (Contemporary Roving to Scarf), Fleece Show & Sale, Workshops & Classes, Drop in and Weave, Vendors. Admission will be $5/person per day. $10 pass for 3 days. Youth under 13 yrs. old will be free.

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