• Grazing Hills Fiber Arts Festival

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    Name: Grazing Hills Fiber Arts Festival
    Date: July 13, 2019
    Time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM PDT
    Event Description:

    Fiber enthusiasts are coming together for the first annual Fiber Festival to promote the use of wool and other natural fibers and related products to the general public!   

    Booth space is limited to exhibitors whose products and services are fiber-related. Handmade items are highly encouraged as well as demonstration of your craft. We want to promote the artists as well as their arts & crafts. 

     

    Appropriate Products Include: * Natural fibers, roving and yarns * Fiber-craft supplies, dyes, spinning wheels, looms, etc. * Items produced from natural fibers * Books about natural fibers and their uses, or animal care * Items related to the care of fiber-producing animals * Natural fiber handmade baskets * Items depicting sheep, goats, rabbits, llamas, alpacas, or other fiber producing animals * Fiber related services, such as preparation of fleece for spinning, services related to the care of fiber-producing animals, organizations promoting fiber-producing animals or the use of natural fiber. 

     

    There will be more than 30 exhibitors to be able to come, showcasing their products including: clothing, quilts, blankets, rugs, yarn, looms, spinning wheels, crafts and more. 

     

    Workshops on felting, spinning, knitting, crochet, weaving, rug hooking and more will be held throughout the weekend.

     

    In addition to helping support local small businesses and also have a shopping opportunity with handmade items.... our Fiber Festival is a great educational experience for visitors to learn how animals contribute to the fiber industry through live displays of alpacas, sheep, goats, rabbits and more!

     

     

    FESTIVAL ACTIVITIES:

     

     

    • Fleece Sale will be ongoing throughout the Festival and is open to all. Be the first in line to purchase a fleece. Those interested in contributing fleeces should click here.
    • Face painting and fun crafts for kids will be available, as well!
    • Food vendors will be on-site with delicious food options for all!
    • LIVE MUSIC from several local bands!
    • PLUS! Vendor demonstrations and a shearing experience!

     

    COME! Admission to the Fiber Festival is FREE!

    Location:
    Grazing Hills Alpaca Ranch
    1042 Four Mile Rd.
    Viola, ID
    Date/Time Information:
    Saturday, July 13 - Sunday, July 14
    9:00am-5:00pm
    Contact Information:
    208-882-8307
    Fees/Admission:
    Free
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