The 2nd Annual Fairbanks Fiber Festival is a 2 DAY community event, centered around Alaskan Fiber farming, production & art. The Festival, featuring demos and vendors will be held on October 7th, followed by a day of workshops on October 8th. All ages are encouraged - there will be something for everyone!
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7th, 2017 from 10am - 5pm VENDORS & DEMOS @ Pioneer Park Civic Center Wet Felting – Kid’s Corner – Dyeing – Knitting & Spinning Circle – Shearing & Skirting – Lock Spinning – Spindle Spinning
Learn about all things fiber through demos and meet-and-greets with local fiber farmers, artisans, businesses & organizations! Raw fiber, fiber craft tools, garments and more will be available from local fiber vendors.
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 8th, 2017 from 8am - 5pm WORKSHOPS at The Folk School Eco Printing – Spindle Spinning – Lace Design – Wet Felting – Weaving – Sock Blank Dyeing – Kumihimo & Lucet
Learn new fiber skills or strengthen familiar ones with a variety of workshops, taught by local artisans. Registration is available through www.thefolkschoolfairbanks.org!