The Blackland Artisan & Fibre Faire brings together artisans from all over the State of Texas and surrounding states to demonstrate their craft and sell their beautiful creations.
September 20th and 21st, 2014
9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.
Texoma Exposition and Livestock Show Grounds
at Loy Park (Exit #67 off I-75)
This is an INDOOR SHOW! All vendors and demos inside!
All activities are under cover!
Come shop for unique items created the old way as well as the new way! Artisans will be selling knitted, woven, and crocheted clothing and items for the home; hand spun yarn, wood carvings, felted pieces, quilts, paintings, jewelry, pottery, art glass, gourds, sculpture, and more! Our artisan vendors will also be demonstrating their craft throughout the day.
Enjoy this family-oriented festival, demos, music, food, and shopping. What a wonderful way to spend your day!
|9:00 am||Vendor area opens||Mayor Arena|
|9:00 am||Ongoing Demonstrations begin:
Sheep herding every hour 10-5 by the Red River Herding Club of TexasSilk Reeling by Michael Cook 10-4
Sheep to Shawl spinning and weaving
Indigo Dye Pot
Creative Arts Center
Creative Arts Center
|9:30 am||Spinning on a Great Wheel demo||Creative Arts Center|
|9:30-11:30||Live Music by Bud Rager||Covered Pavilion|
|10:00 am||Sheep to Shawl spinning and weaving and Pottery demo||Creative Arts Center|
|10:00 am||Silent Auction begins||Mayor Arena|
|10:30 am||Pinch Pot Clay Animals||Creative Arts Center|
|11:00 am||Scottish Wool Waulking demo||Creative Arts Center|
|11:30 am||Wood Carving demo||Creative Arts Center|
|12:00 pm||Rug Hooking demo (several techniques!)||Creative Arts Center|
|12:30 pm||Skirting a fleece demo||Creative Arts Center|
|12:45 pm||Paper Quilling||Creative Arts Center|
|1:00 pm||Kumihimo braiding demo||Creative Arts Center|
|1:30 pm||Spindle Spinning demo||Creative Arts Center|
|1:45 pm||Locker Hooking demo||Creative Arts Center|
|2:00 pm||Hand Forging demo||Creative Arts Center|
|2:30 pm||Make & Take Bookmark||Creative Arts Center|
|3:00 pm||Scottish Wool Waulking demo||Creative Arts Center|
|3:00-5:00||Live Music by Stacey Whitson||Covered Pavilion|
|3:30 pm||Basket Weaving||Creative Arts Center|
|4:00 pm||Circular Sock Machine demo||Creative Arts Center|
|4:30 pm||Creating Crocheted Wire Necklaces||Creative Arts Center|
|5:00 pm||Triloom Weaving||Creative Arts Center|
|5:00 pm||Silent Auction concludes||Mayor Arena|
|6:00 pm||Vendor Area closes||Mayor Arena|