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CLASSES: Registration for 2017 classes will open in early June. Begin your journey to this year’s Fiber Fair by clicking on the Classes and Registration button above, and look at the classes we offered last year for an idea of the kinds of talent we bring to our event!

ART SHOW: An art show in a bank? Yes! Visit Pinnacle Bank in Mitchell in August and see Fiber Arts works from many of our instructors, former students, and community members.  Weaving, knitting crocheting, hooking, felting, art quilting, and much, much more!  Thank you Pinnacle Bank!

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MARKETPLACE: Saturday, September 9, 2017,  9am – 5 pm Admission: $1 Event Center, Scotts Bluff County Fairgrounds, Mitchell, NE.  Join us for a day of great fiber products, fun demonstrations and activities, fiber animals, food, music, and more!  

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VENDORS at the Marketplace:  Check out the 2016 list of vendors for an idea of the amazing array of fiber and products that you will see the 2017 Fair!  Then, check back in August to see who is coming!

Sorry! Pets are not allowed at the Marketplace.

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2017 SHEEP to SCARF CONTEST:  Start planning now! Bring your team and compete against other spinners and weavers for the coolest trophy in the West!  Click here for rules and application forms, and enter today.

2015_FiberFair_047 copyCalling All Critters! If you have fiber animals to show off at this year’s Fiber Fair, we have room for you in our barn! Contact Jana at (308)631-2904 for more information!

Discover your talent for creating by hand and by heart!

An event unique to this area, you can spend the day exploring the very exciting and diverse world of fiber art! What will there be to do? Be sure to make your first stop the Information Booth to pick up your copy of the Schedule of Events booklet.  This will give you an hour by hour schedule, but also a nice reference list of all vendors, demonstrators, and more!  This is also where you sign up for tours, add your name to our mailing list, and get your questions answered. 60hand heart

  • Wander the marketplace floor to find hand crafted products and fiber art supplies
  • Watch this year’s Sheep to Scarf contest competitors compete for the coveted trophy
  • Learn to knit, crochet, weave, spin, tat, felt, and more at the demonstration tables.
  • Pet and interact with alpaca, sheep, yaks, and other fiber animals
  • Enjoy the talents of local bluegrass musicians
  • Take a break and enjoy food and drink
  • Relax and work on your projects with us (Be sure to bring an extra chair!)
  • Bid on items donated by our talented vendors at the Silent Auction
  • Sign up for a tour of Brown Sheep Co. (sign up takes place at the fair ONLY)
  • Visit educational booths
  • Bring your camera and take lots of pictures because you’ll want to remember all the things you did!

Please note:  Pets are not allowed in the Event Center. Please plan accordingly.

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