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Smoky Mountain Fiber Arts Festival

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Explore your creativity, add to your skills and pursue interests in the fiber arts. The Festival focuses on a “sheep to shawl” concept - transforming fleece into finished goods and art pieces. Vendors provide demonstrations, supplies, tools, handspun and hand dyed yarn, and finished goods.

See the fiber on the hoof and foot--llamas, sheep, goats, and angora rabbits.  Shearing demonstrations on Saturday.

Classes available to learn basic skills and advanced techniques, ranging from fiber preparation to weaving on multiple types of looms and felting, knitting,  crochet and dyeing.  Registration is open  on the website

2020 is our 11th Anniversary, Celebrate with Us April 24-25, 2020, with pre-Festival classes on April 23.

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Fibers, Yarns, Finished Goods-even bunnies
Learn from experts
Learn from Experienced Fiber Arts
Raw and prepared fibers
Wool, Alpaca, Cotton, Llama and other Fibers
Cleaning Alpaca fleece
Demonstrations on Fiber Preparation
Fibers on the hoof
Animal Demonstrations
Complete projects in classes
Classes for Beginners to Experienced Fiber Enthusiasts
Finished goods and yarn
Marketplace of Supplies and Finished Goods
Finished goods
Marketplace of Completed Fiber Items
Smoky Mountain Fiber Arts Festival

123 Cromwell Street
Townsend, TN 37882

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Admission Rates
Free Admission to Festival
Class registration fees apply
April 23, 2020, Thursday, Pre-Festival Classes 1:00-5:00
April 24-25, Friday and Saturday, 9:00 - 5:00

Payment Methods Accepted
  • AMEX
  • Cash
  • Discover
  • Mastercard
  • Visa

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