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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.

Creative Fibre Wellington Exhibition

24 July - 10 August. Creative Fibre Wellington is holding its Area Exhibition, Fibre Fusion.


Be In the Loop Workshops

August 2, 2014 – August 3, 2014 Pataka Art + Museum, Porirua, Wellington


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Creative Fibre National Festival, Rotorua 2015

April 9, 2015 – April 12, 2015
Rotorua Convention Centre, Rotorua
Event Details

The Bay of Plenty Area warmly invites you to the Creative Fibre National Festival 2015 to be held at The Convention Centre and The Arts Village in Central Rotorua. See the Event page for full

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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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Creative Fibre Experience Hamilton

August 7, 2014 – August 10, 2014
Claudelands Events Centre, Hamilton
Map and Directions | Event Details

It ‘s on again! Get ready to make your way to Hamilton for the Creative Fibre Experience held this year 7-10th August. There are six (6) great awards and prizes to go for, so put your thinking caps on and submit your entry. If you haven’ t entered before, now is a great time to have a go. Download all the details (PDF). The Creative Fibre Experience is a part of the Craft & Quilt Fair. For details and tickets, please visit

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Be In the Loop Workshops

August 2, 2014 – August 3, 2014
Pataka Art + Museum, Wellington
Map and Directions | Event Details

A collection of 11 great workshops, hosted by Creative Fibre Wellington, held at Pataka Art + Museum on the weekend of 2nd-3rd August. Choose from:

Making Harakeke Flowers (Putiputi)
Kumihimo Braided Flower
Cold Dyeing with Earth

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Creative Fibre Wellington Area Exhibition

Creative Fibre Wellington is holding its Area Exhibition – Fibre Fusion – from 24 July to 10 August. There are loads of awards to try out for and wonderful prizes to be won. Download the Awards list and entry form now and good luck to all the entrants!

Wellington Area Exhibition 2014 Awards

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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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