Reminders

Call for Artists:

Consignment Opportunity at seasonal shop.  For more information:  5th Grant Boutique, LLC., 6600 Bruegger Valley Rd.,  Wabasha, MN  55981.  fifthgrant boutique@outlook.com  ph 507-421-8020

Ongoing Events:

UFO Sunday at Eagles Nest Coffee House – Work on your UFO’s the first Sunday of the month 11 am.

Jennifer Wilson presents a Stampin Up card class on the 2nd Tuesday of each month. 3pm at ENCH in Wabasha.  *note – day may vary due to holidays*  For more information contact squeakyjenn1@mac.com  ph: 651-336-1223 http://jenniferwilson5.stampinup.net

2017 Midwest Fiber Festival & Farm Tours – For more information:  http://midwestfiberartstrails.org/midwest-fiber-fest/

2017 Local & Regional Events

February 4-5 – Evening Star Quilt Guild – Quilt Show at Sargent’s Nursery, 3325 N Service Dr., Red Wing, MN.  For more information: www.sargentsnursery.com

February 18 – 8th Annual Fiber Arts & Folk Life Festival – at Chippewa Valley Museum, Carson Park, Eau Claire, WI.  11am to 4pm.  For more information: www.cvmuseum.com

March 17-18 – 3rd Annual Cedarburg Fiber Arts Weekend, Cedarburg, WI.  For more information:  http://midwestfiberartstrails.org

March 26-27 – “Hook In” at ENCH Begins at 10am each day.  Paulette from Magnolia’s on Locust Street, Hudson, WI  will be available providing guidance and inspiration.

April 19-23 – National Association of Wheat Weavers Annual Convention, Indianapolis, Indiana. Theme – Weavers……Start……Your……Plaiting.  For more information:  http://nawwstraw.org/

April 26-29 – AQS Quilt Week – Paducah Convention & Expo Center, Paducah, KY.   For more information:   http://www.quiltweek.com

April 27-29 – Sheep Shearing at Hickory Hills Farm, Nelson, WI.  Greg & Judie Sage will be shearing their flock of several hundred Rambouillet/Merino Cross sheep.  It is a sight to behold.
And if you would like to purchase a skirted fleece for washing, carding, and dyeing or spinning yourself, contact them before April 15.
For times & more information contact Judie at 715-672-4371 or email gjsage@nelson-tel.net
and or check out their website at http://www.hickoryhillsfarm.net

May 6-7 – Spring Earth Arts Tour – Upper St. Croix Valley Region of WI.  For more information:  http://www.earthartswi.org

May 12-14- Shepherd’s Harvest Sheep and Wool Festival – 20th Anniversary – Washington County Fairgrounds, Lake Elmo, MN.  For more information: http://shepherdsharvestfestival.org

June 2-4 – 18th Annual Fresh Art Spring Tour – Come Experience Springtime & Great Art in Western Wisconsin.  For more information:  www.freshart.org

June 8-10 – 39th Annual Minnesota Quilters, Inc. – Duluth Entertainment and Convention Center, Duluth, MN.  For more information: www.mnquilt.org

September 7-9 – WI Quilt Expo 2017 – presented by Wisconsin Public Television with Nancy Zieman at the Alliant Energy Center Exhibitions Hall, Madison WI.  For more information: www.wiquiltexpo.com

September 7-10 – Wisconsin Sheep and Wool Festival – Jefferson Fair Park, Jefferson, WI.  For more information: www.wisconsinsheepandwoolfestival.com

September 24-25 – “Hook In” at ENCH Begins at 10am each day.  Paulette from Magnolia’s on Locust Street, Hudson, WI  will be available providing guidance and inspiration.

September 24-25 –  2-Day Hooked & Painted Clock Workshop taught by Kim Kaelin of Fancy This Folk Art, River Falls, WI.  Participants will be working on a clock kit which includes hooking a clock face, painting a clock base, and assembly of the clock at Eagles Nest Coffee House, Wabasha, MN.  Cost: $60 Class Fee & $65 Kit Fee includes:   8” diameter circle pattern on linen, clock base, and clock mechanism.  Kim will bring your kit to class.   Go to: http://www.fancythisfolkart.com/clock-workshop.html to select your clock base & clock face.  Sign up with Kim by: Sunday, September 17th 2017;  Email: k_kaelin@msn.com ; Call or Text: 651 303-1240

 

September 28 – 2017 Hook-In – presented by Heart of Wisconsin Rug Hooking Guild at Spencer Lake Christian Center, Waupaca, WI.  For more information: (715) 424-3482 or  www.heartofwisconsinrughookingguild.org

October 7 – Johnny Appleseed Days -Lake City, MN

October 14 – Lamar Fiber Fest 2017 – Join us for the third year of Lamar Fiber Fest! Celebrating local farms, vendors, and demonstrators using new and traditional techniques to create with fiber.  9am – 4pm at the Lamar Community Center, 1488 200th St, Saint Croix Falls, Wisconsin 54024 www.lamarfiberfest.com

October 19, 20, 21 – “My Favorite Things Craft Sale” – 9am-4pm each day.  29249 Westervelt Ave., Frontenac, MN  55026.  All items at this sale are handmade.  For more information follow them on FB at https://www.facebook.com/My-Favorite-Things-Craft-Sale-297660097276884/