Nov. 6 – 8, 2015
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 5, 2015
6:30 to 9 p.m.
Stunning quilts, lovely knitted artwear, woven wonders, and breathtaking beadwork are among the abundant handcrafted items on view and for sale during the Fine Art of Fiber, held at the Garden's Regenstein Center. The area's oldest, largest, and most unique fiber art event, the Fine Art of Fiber is hosted by Illinois Quilters, Inc., North Suburban NeedleArts Guild, and the Weavers Guild of the North Shore. A complimentary opening night, including early buying privileges, is from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Thursday evening.
Viewers will enjoy an exhibition of more than 150 pieces, including quilts, various types of needle art, knitting, weaving, wearable art, dolls, and jewelry. Sales boutiques offer a similarly wide variety of items for sale, including woven and knitted pieces, artwear, traditional and contemporary quilts, handmade holiday gifts, and much more. For more information, visit fineartoffiber.org.
11 a.m. Friday and Saturday
Umbrella/Parasol: Open to Ideas
There is no fee to attend the Fine Art of Fiber. Parking fees apply for nonmembers.
Presented by Illinois Quilters, Inc., North Suburban NeedleArts Guild, and Weavers Guild of the North Shore.