Thanks to all who made FiberTrain 2012 an amazing inaugural year success!
From volunteers to vendors, some travelling over 8 hours to attend, I think we all had a great time and look forward to news about FiberTrain 2013!
FiberTrain 2013 will be held in Nampa, Idaho, on Sunday/Monday of Memorial Day Weekend, May 26 & 27, 9am-6pm.
For press releases, VENDOR APPS, info about new vendors, instructors, and classes & family events offered, visit the official FiberTrain 2013 website as it is updated at :
-FiberTrain Ravelry Group @ http://www.ravlery.com
-& “Like” the FiberTrain Facebook page!
We expect press to hit the fan sometime around the beginning of July 2012.
If you missed FiberTrain 2012 and wonder what all the fuss is about, here’s some info below!
FiberTrain Festival 2013 is two fun filled days of workshops, demonstrations, classes, and great food and shopping centered around fiber arts! Whether you knit, spin, crochet or just love all things fiber you’ll be sure to find exciting new products, learn new skills and make new friends. FiberTrain Festival 2013 is FREE to attend, a great destination for your family vacation, and bound to become a tradition as this cultural event grows.
Fiber Train Festival is located in historic downtown Nampa, Idaho, near our Train Depot Museum, and is surrounded by great local shops within walking distance. Nampa is rich in artistry, agriculture, and committed to community. Our local shops are excited to welcome visitors from the Northwest and beyond! Within walking distance you’ll find a piping hot cup of locally roasted coffee, sustainable sushi, enormous creative pizza, clothing boutiques, home-style restaurants, bookstores and more.
Our 2013 Fiber Train Festival team is thrilled about our line up of invitationals keynote speakers & teachers! In addition, we are proud of our own local experts who will be offering CLASSES IN SPINNING, KNITTING, & WEAVING!
If you’re a local spinner or wool dyer, don’t miss the opportunity to submit your skeins and wool to our FIBER FLAUNT CONTEST, and get a chance to win awards as well as show off your work in our Fiber Flaunt Gallery! Entries are only $2.50 each. For more details, registrations, and volunteer opportunities, visit www.fibertrainfestival.com, and “Like” our FiberTrain Facebook Page!