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Creative Fibre is the New Zealand organisation for all fibre crafts. It brings together spinners, weavers, knitters, dyers, flax workers, felters, crocheters, free form fibre artists and all other people involved in the use of fibre. We have over three thousand members throughout New Zealand and around the world who share a passion for fibre.

Spring Residential School

25-28 September. Held in Queenstown, an exciting collection of workshops including Flax Weaving, Tapestry Weaving and Tutor Training.

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National Festival, Rotorua 2015

9-12 April 2015. An event not to be missed. National Exhibition, Traders' Hall, Fashion Show and workshops galore!

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2015 Festival of Fashion, Fibre and Fun

Welcome to Rotorua for our Fantastic 2015 Festival of Fashion, Fibre and Fun
Venues
Our venues are all within two historic blocks of Rotorua, with the National Exhibition, the Trades, and Opening and Closing Ceremonies, some Education classes, and our Foyer Frolics all in the Convention Centre, our two Runway Shows in the Historic

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Spring Residential School

The location is about 15 minutes from Queenstown airport and includes accommodation and meals.  The workshops will focus on topics that are not usually available and include Flax Spinning with Pat Old, Tapestry Weaving with Valerie Kirk, Tutor Training with Wilson Henderson and other exciting fibrecrafts.  If you don’t want to attend any of

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Go Wild With Weaving

October 25-26, Collingwood, Golden Bay. Some inquiries came through the website asking for information on basket-weaving, so here’s your chance! Although not a Creative Fibre affiliate, Go Willow are offering another basket weaving workshop in October this year. Visit their website for all the details.

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Awards 2014 National Exhibition

The 2014 National Exhibition Awards winners are in!

The New Zealand Sheep Breeder’s Awards:
The following awards must reflect the characteristics of the respective breed. They may be dyed. They must not include any black or natural coloured wool.

Perendale Sheep Breeders of New Zealand Breeders Award of a fleece and $250 for an

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Opotiki Fibre and Fleece Festival

10-12 July, 2015: This is an event Creative Fibre members have entered in the past, so if you would like to enter, or go along, do visit their website for all the details. Fashion and Art Exhibition entries to be in by 10 May 2015, so get

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