PRESS RELEASE – For Immediate Release
The 5th Annual Sneffels Fiber Arts Festival will be held on September 23 from 9-5 & September 24 from 11-3. This event will be held at the 4-H Events Center, located at the intersection of Highways 550 and 62 at the Ouray County Fairgrounds in Ridgway, and offers fiber arts materials, wares and finished products from a variety of over 25 vendors.
In addition to the fiber artists and vendors, the event will also include free demonstrations offered on both Saturday and Sunday. Several, more-intensive workshops will be offered over the course of the weekend (some starting as early as Friday the 22nd), including needle felting, naalbinding, one and two color brioche knitting, and miniature sock knitting.
The Annual Sneffels Fiber Festival is made possible largely by the enthusiastic festival volunteers. This festival is unique, focusing on quality fiber arts clothing, decor and materials.The Ouray County Sneffels Fiber Festival is a fundraising event for Weehawken Creative Arts, a non-profit arts education center in Ouray County.