Great Basin Fiber Arts: Great Basin Fiber Arts Fair

When:
08/25/2012 – 08/26/2012 all-day
Where:
South Jordan Equestrian Park 2200 West 11400 South
South Jordan Utah
Great Basin Fiber Arts: Great Basin Fiber Arts Fair

The Great Basin Fiber Arts Fair takes place August 25 and 26 at the South Jordan Equestrian Park, 2200 West 11400 South, in South Jordan. The fair includes workshops on knitting, spinning, dyeing and weaving. Pre-registration for these workshops is recommended. Also included are: demonstrations, competitions and vendor booths. The event is free and open to the public.Demonstrations on fiber preparation, spinning, knitting and loom weaving will be given throughout the two days. Weavers and spinners will be on hand to teach basics and give visitors a chance to try the techniques for themselves. A fiber competition is also held on handspun yarns and finished items. For the shoppers, vendor booths will be filled with fleeces, raw fibers, novelty knitting and crocheting yarns, as well as finished goods. For more information and workshop registration, see the Fair website: http://www.greatbasinfiberartsfair.org

Date: August 25 & 26

Time: Saturday 9am – 6pm, Sunday 9am – 4pm