Interweave Yarn Fest 2017 Activities
After your workshops have wrapped up, and you’ve spent hours exploring the Marketplace, take some time to connect with your fellow fiber artists and participate in a slew of relaxing and lighthearted activities. Recharge your creativity with the activities listed below and check back frequently for updates!
Stichin' Den Winding Station | Daily from 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Fiber Spotlight Pavilion | 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM | Thursday -Saturday
Check out the schedule here!
Sip & Stitch | 5:00 - 7:00 PM | Nightly
There will be light bites and beverages—both alcoholic and nonalcoholic. This event is free to all registered hotel guests.
Friday Movie Night | 7:30 - 9:30 PM | Price $20
After an educational day at Interweave Yarn Fest, spend the evening with international star Hugh Jackman and friends. On screen, that is, in the acclaimed Eddie the Eagle. Based on the true story of Michael “Eddie” Edwards, it’s a hilarious underdog story with a yarn twist. Snack on an assortment of heavy appetizers and treats, sit back, and stitch along with Eddie.
Saturday Fashion Show & Dinner | 7:00 - 9:30 PM | Price $55
In addition to the acclaim of your peers, participants will be eligible to win prizes: projects that have been featured in Interweave magazines as well as the latest books and magazines. Plan ahead and bring 1–3 favorite creations of your own making—there’s no limit on medium or type of project!
What’s more exciting than a stack of new fiber-centric books? Getting those books signed by your favorite A-list authors! Check out our list of participating authors and their designated vendor booths, and have a blast meeting your fiber art idols in real life!
Kate Atherley | at the Bijou Basin Ranch booth, (#105) | Thursday, March 30th at 12:30pm & Friday, March 31st at 12:30pm.
Kate Larson | at Eugene Textile Center booth (#305) | Friday, March 31st, at 4:30pm.
Jillian Moreno | at Susan's Fiber booth, (#217) | Friday March 31st at 4:30pm
Stephanie Flynn Sokolov | at Longmont Yarn Shoppe booth (#101) | Friday, March 31st at 12:30pm.
Galina Khmeleva | at her booth, Skaska (#212) | Saturday, April 1st at 2pm.
Faina Goberstein | at the Bijou Basin Ranch booth (#105) | Saturday, April 1st at 1pm.
Shannon & Jason Mullett-Bowlsby | at the Buffalo Wool Company booth (#707) | Thursday, Friday, & Saturday, from 12:30-1:30 pm and 4:30-6:00 pm.