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FAN Fare is a free, online, interactive, monthly web show devoted to inspiring and connecting the fiber arts community. FAN Fare viewers can actively participate in the program and ask questions while watching the live show or just sit back and watch. After the live show, we post every episode online, so you can watch it anytime. (Click below to watch this episode or browse all episode...
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Posted by & filed under FAN Fare, Fiber & Textiles Education.

FAN Fare is a free, online, interactive, monthly web show devoted to inspiring and connecting the fiber arts community. FAN Fare viewers can actively participate in the program and ask questions while watching the live show or just sit back and watch. After the live show, we post every episode online, so you can watch it anytime. (Click below to watch this episode or browse all episodes...
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Posted by & filed under Craft Museum, Craft School, Fiber & Textiles Education, Fiber Art, Fiber Art Exhibition, textile artist.

Thank you to Lindsay Gates for this guest post. How did I end up at Peters Valley? It’s pretty simple really – I came for a summer studio residency, I experienced the magic and I have been connected to the place ever since. I studied fiber arts at Kutztown University in PA as an undergrad. I come from a household of educators and educational experiences in and out of formal classrooms...
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When summer finally arrives each year it brings with it a feeling of freshness, of light. After a winter of indoor work and introspection, our minds open like blossoms; we are ready to explore and grow. There is no better way for an artist or craftsperson to grow than to immerse themselves in the making of art at one of America’s fine craft schools. The craft school experience is like no...
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Posted by & filed under basket making, basketry, Fiber & Textiles Education, Fiber Art Conference, Sculptural Basketry.

Donna Kallner with bracken harvest Donna Kallner is one of the exciting artists who will be teaching at the National Basketry Organization conference in July, in St. Paul Minnesota. Why not give yourself the gift of a creative retreat with a like-minded community! Learn more at www.nationalbasketry.org According to Donna Kallner, there is not a lot of difference teaching someone to canoe...
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