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2013 Festival Dates Set

Hello Everyone!

The dates for the 2013 Schafer Meadows Fiber Arts Festival have been set. It will be held at the Fairgrounds in Elma (same as last year) from October 11-13. Festival hours are Friday 12:00-5:00, Saturday 10:00-5:00, and Sunday 11:00-4:00.

The dates have been set for the 2012 Fiber Arts Festival. The location will be the same as last year. 

Friday, October 12, Noon – 5pm

Saturday, October 13, 10am – 5pm

Sunday, October 14, 11am – 4pm

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The Festival is Over

We had another successful festival this year! The guild worked very hard to get more vendors, advertising, and decorations to make this event one to remember. In addition to the regular vendor spaces there also was a people’s choice art show. Below are photos of some of the items displayed. Over the next few days I will post photos of some of the vendor booths.

I apologize to those of you who participated in the event but don’t have a photo here. I ran out of time to take as many photos as I would like.

Class list for 2011

Here is the list of our classes for this year. As always, these classes are free! Some of the instructors will also have extra kits or supplies on hand for purchase.
Friday:
1:00 – Knitting with Silk Hankies
2:00 – Re-purposed Felt Cupcakes
3:00 – Drop Spinning
4:00 – Skirting Fleece
Saturday:
All Day – Spinning
10:00 – Kid’s Wet Felting
11:00 – Kid’s Wet Felting Continued
12:00 – Drop Spinning
1:00 – Triangle Loom Weaving
2:00 – Fly Tying
3:00 – Needle Felted Monster Buddie
4:00 – Needle Felting
Sunday:
11:00 – Loom Knitting (aka Knifty Knitter)
12:00 – Drop Spinning
1:00 – Cord Making
2:00 – Triangle Loom Weaving
3:00 – Knitting with Silk Hankies Cancelled

We are busy planning our next festival. We have printed up postcards, ordered sweatshirts, and completed the new vendor application.

Schafer Meadows Fiber Arts Festival

Schafer Meadows Fiber Arts Festival Info

Schafer Meadows Fiber Arts Festival

Schafer Meadows Fiber Arts Festival Info

Tomorrow

Tomorrow is the first day of the 2010 Schafer Meadow’s Fiber Festival at our new location in Elma. In addition to supplies and finished fiber related goods for sale, several people will also be selling some equipment. If that is not enough to excite you, how about just coming down and hanging out with a bunch of like minded people. Bring your spinning wheel, or other fiber related project, and a chair and come on down and hang out for a day or two (or three.) If you don’t have something to work on, don’t worry. We have 16 or so free classes  (you may need to purchase a small amount of supplies on hand) and demonstrations lined up for you for the weekend as well as a few vendor related “make-n-take” projects offered at a reasonable price (under $5.00.) We hope to see you this weekend!

The time for our next Fiber Festival is fast approaching. Since  we have outgrown our space in the barn at Schafer Meadows, we will be hosting our event at the Grays Harbor County Fairgrounds this year. The larger space brings a few changes for us. First, we will be able to accommodate more vendors. Second, each vendor will be taking their own payments.

The dates for this year’s event are Friday, October 8, Noon – 6pm, Saturday, October 9, 9am – 6pm, and Sunday, October 10, 10am – 4pm.

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