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  • Fibre Week
    Fibre Enthusiasts Gather! Our Fibre Week event in June has something for everyone. Check out our short workshops, fleece shows, merchant mall, evening activities, and our famed Master Spinner and Master Weaver programs.
  • Master Weaver
    The Master Weaver Program is consists of five progressive levels of classroom and independent study involving skill development, research studies and project assignments.
  • Master Spinner
    The Master Spinner Program consists of six levels of classroom and independent study involving skill development, research studies and project assignments in the area of hand spinning of all major types of fibres, yarns and the end use of the spun yarns.
  • Fleece Shows
    The shows are judged in a public format to provide an educational opportunity with a variety of animal fibres for Fibre Week registrants as well as the general public.
beautiful hand died wool and wooden spinning wheels

Meet Our Sponsors

Every year, members of the fibre arts industry step up to make sure Fibre Week is an incredible event.  Taking the form of partnerships, material contributions and financial contributions, these sponsors are essential to the event's success.

Below is a list of this year's sponsors.  A huge "thank you" to them for helping to make Fibre Week possible.  Be sure to click on their links to be taken to their website!

 Platinum Sponsor

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Hand Weavers, Spinners & Dyers of Alberta

As one of Canada’s most significant provincial fibre arts guilds, HWSDA exists to foster and promote the development of fine craft in the Province of Alberta for both amateur and professional craftspeople.  Implicit in this objective is an active involvement in government, social, economic and educational issues as they affect the Arts in Alberta, and to distribute information on available scholarships, material sources, exhibitions, shows and workshops to all interested parties.

HWSDA has grown into one of Canada’s most significant provincial fibre arts guilds. Members of HWSDA enjoy the following benefits: Annual Conference which includes a Juried Show, Fibre Fair, workshops, seminars and commercial marketplace: Library Loan Program, Master Weaver Program, Scholarships to Individuals, Financial Assistance to member groups and a quarterly newsletter, Running Threads.  Their website above has more information on this wonderful guild.

 

Silver Sponsors

Ancient Arts Fibre Crafts

Celeigh Wool

The Weavers Atelier

Custom Woolen Mills


Bronze Sponsors

Indigodragonfly


Fleece Show Partners 

Spring Harvest Farm

Llama Canada

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