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The North Olympic Fiber Arts Festival in Sequim WA is always the first weekend in October and we are celebrating our 12th year of this festival in 2017! The festival is sponsored by North Olympic Shuttle & Spindle Guild, the local spinning and weaving guild, and several other partners in Sequim. This community event is produced with the assistance of several local fiber arts groups, artists, and fiber friendly businesses.
FREE TO THE PUBLIC
Friday, October 6
First Friday Art Walk Sequim “Threads Count – Textiles, Technology & Tales” 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. at 175 West Cedar St.
Saturday, October 7
Fiber Arts Extravaganza at the City of Sequim Civic Center Plaza at 152 West Cedar St. on Saturday, Oct 7. Open 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Demonstrations of fiber processes in action.
Fiber Arts Exhibition “Threads Count – Textiles, Technology & Tales” 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Museum & Arts Center at 175 West Cedar St.
21th Annual Clallam County Farm Tour
The North Olympic Fiber Arts Festival is partnered with the 20th Annual Clallam County Farm Tour and is being held on Saturday, October 1th from 10am – 4pm.
Sunday, October 8
Artists’ Opening Reception 12 to 3 p.m. at Museum & Arts Center at 175 West Cedar St. on Sunday, Oct 8. (This may be moved to Saturday afternoon for a special presentation on Sunday.)
Fiber Arts Exhibition “Threads Count – Textiles, Technology & Tales” 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Museum & Arts Center at 175 West Cedar St
Instructional Fiber Arts Workshops offered locally Sunday, Oct 8 at various locations.
Other Fiber Arts Events throughout the month of October
North Olympic Fiber Arts Festival is a special event celebrated on the first weekend of October in Sequim, WA. It is produced by Renne Emiko Brock / unique as you and co-sponsored by the local spinning and weaving guild, North Olympic Shuttle & Spindle Guild and several partners on the Olympic Peninsula. Excellent volunteers make this community event possible and we are grateful for their fostering natures and fiber arts talents.
North Olympic Shuttle & Spindle Guild (NOSSG) has 54 members from the North Olympic Peninsula area. We meet on the first Saturday of each month, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Sequim Community Church 950 N 5th St.
Our membership serves the area of Clallam County and West & SE Jefferson County, in Washington. Membership benefits include a monthly newsletter, the opportunity to participate in study groups, library privileges, and guild sponsored workshops.