Fiber Arts Calendar

Updated:  3/18/2020



Events are in a state of flux. We'll try to update the calendar as we learn of cancellations or postponements. Check with the venue before making plans.

March 2020

·    Museum Closed so there is currently no viewing of "Local Color:  Landscape and Architecture", New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum or  "BLUE", at the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum.

·    March 17 - Guild meeting for Tuesday, March 17th has been canceled. Stay safe! 

·    March 24-27 - Maker Days over Spring Break has been postponed until June 16-20.


April 2020

·    Currently closed - GUILD "Local Color:  Landscape and Architecture", New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum. Closes April 5.

·    Currently closed - GUILD - "BLUE", New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum. Closes April 5.



April 3 - 4
"FIBER PLAY" Spring Show 2020 is the Albuquerque Fiber Arts Council's main fiber art exhibit and is presented biennially in odd years with the cooperation of the Council's 19 participating guilds. It's a three-day event full of color and  excitement. Albuquerque Garden Center.  https://www.fiberartsfiesta.org/

·    April 21 - GUILD MEETING. Program TBA


May 2020 

May 1 - 24
NEW MEXICO FIBER CRAWL is an opportunity to explore fiber studios and farms, experience fiber demonstrations, attend special gallery and museum events, win prizes, and visit fiber arts shops. Schedule:
May 1-3 - Española & Santa Fe; 
May 8-10 - Gallup;
May 15-17 - Albuquerque & Las Vegas; 
May 22-24 - Taos & Tierra Amarilla. 
More information at https://www.nmfibercrawl.org/

May 30-31
FLAG WOOL AND FIBER FESTIVAL, AHS Pioneer Museum, Flagstaff, AZ. Meet some of the fiber animals that Northern Arizona has to offer, shop from fabulous vendors from near and far, and learn about heritage crafts like blacksmith and candle making

May 30 - 31
FIBER FEST IN CARRIZOZO - Adobe Palace Performance Center, Hwy 380, Carrizozo, NM. For more information contact David Kish: davidjetea@yahoo.com


June 2020


June 11 - 14, 2020
ESTES PARK WOOL FESTIVAL. The mission of the Estes Park Wool Marketis to bring together natural animal fiber ​producers, educators, retailers and consumers for the benefit of the industry. Workshops: June 11 and 12, 2020 - Market: June 13 and 14, 2020. Estes Park Events Complex, 1125 Rooftop Way, ​Estes Park, CO 80517
www.estesparkeventscomplex.com/wool-market



June 20 - 21, 2020
FIBER FIESTA - New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum, Las Cruces, NM. This 2nd annual event is being expanded to two days in 2020 and includes fiber arts vendors from throughout the state, as well as demonstrations such as wool carding, spinning, weaving, sewing, Colcha embroidery, cotton ginning, and more. Regular admission applies. Saturday, 9:30 am – 5:30 pm - Sunday, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm​. NM Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum, 4100 Dripping Springs Rd, Las Cruces, NM 88011. www.nmfarmandranchmuseum.org

June 15 - July 12
FIBER CELEBRATION 2020, Ft. Collins, CO. Sponsored by Northern Colorado Weavers Guild. Four-Week long annual event showcasing the work of fiber artists from around the world. Carnegie Center for Creativity, Ft. Collins, CO. https://www.nocoweaversguild.org/


July 2020

June 15 - July 12
2020. FIBER CELEBRATION 2020, Ft. Collins, CO. Sponsored by Northern Colorado Weavers Guild. Four-Week long annual event showcasing the work of fiber artists from around the world. Carnegie Center for Creativity, Ft. Collins, CO. https://www.nocoweaversguild.org/

July 28-31
CONVERGENCE & MEMBERS RETREAT - Knoxville, TN. "Creatively Exploring The Woven Structure" - featuring something of interest for everyone from the beginner to the expert. More than 100 Sessions taught by innovative Fiber Art Leaders. Topics include weaving, spinning, dyeing, basket making, felting, sewing, professional development and more.


August 2020


August, 2020 TBA. ART THROUGH THE LOOM WEAVERS GUILD
More information to follow. www.artthroughtheloom.com

August 2020 TBA. FORM AND FIBER SHOW. Sponsored by Española Valley Fiber Arts Center
More information to follow. www.evfac.org


September 2020

September 8 & 9
HEART OF NEW MEXICO FIBER GATHERING (Labor Day Weekend)
More information to follow. heartofnmfibergathering.com



October 2020

October 3 - 4 
THE TAOS WOOL FESTIVAL. Sponsored by the Mountain and Valley Wool Association. Kit Carson Park, Taos, NM. An outstanding regional wool market featuring Juried Artists, Crafters and Vendors offering their wool, fiber, yarns, fiber arts-related tools and equipment as well as finished items and other artistic, fiber creations. http://taoswoolfestival.org/


November 2020

November 27-28
2020. SOUTHWEST WOMEN"S FIBER ART COOPERATIVE ANNUAL FIBER ART SALE. Grant County Convention Center, Silver City, NM. https://fiberartscollective.org/fiber-art-events/