Shop for unique fashion and home décor items handcrafted by talented local fiber artists at the annual Fibers & Beyond Sale on Saturday, October 14, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Jansen Art Center, 321 Front St., Lynden. There is ample free parking in downtown Lynden.
Whatcom Weavers Guild juries submissions from the region’s most talented weavers, felters, spinners, tapestry artists and jewelers to hand select the very best for this popular event. The one-day Fibers & Beyond Sale is free and open to the public. For more details, visit www.whatcomweaversguild.org.
The sale culminates the Fibers & Beyond Conference – a week of fiber workshops at the Jansen, highlighted by the keynote address, Coast Salish Weaving, by noted Salish weaver, Dr. Susan Pavel on Wednesday, October 11. A juried fiber art exhibit by Whatcom Weavers Guild members is on display through December 1. For more information about the Fibers & Beyond Conference, visit www.jansenartcenter.org.