March – National Quilting Month, National Craft Month, National Crochet Month, Women’s History Month
March 17 St. Patrick’s Day
March 14 National Children’s Craft Day
March 16-22 National Crochet Week
March 19 National Quilting Day
March 26 Cody: Wild West Rug Hookers monthly hook-in. Cody Park Co. Library, Grizzly Room,9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. http://wildwestrughookers.blogspot.com
March 27 Easter
March 28 Thermopolis: Quilt-In at Hot Springs County Library, 7 p.m.
March 31 Loveland, CO: Interweave Yarn Fest. Workshops, vendors, national event. http://www.interweaveyarnfest.com.
April 1 International Tatting Day
April 3 National Tweed Day
April 6 National Tartan Day
April 7 Heart Mountain: Fabric of Memory Exhibit Artist Reception, 6 p.m., Heart Mountain Confinement Site. Textile Artists of Greater Yellowstone. heartmountain.org.
April 7-9 Casper: CLICK! Conference, Wyoming Arts Council, Art 321 and the Nicolaysen Art Museum.
April 12 Worland: Sewing for Beginners. UW Extension Sewing Room, Worland Community Center Complex in conjunction with Northwest College, 6-8 p.m. Instructor: Angela Leone. Sheri Averett, 307-347-8541. $5 fee.
April 15-16 Buffalo: Cloud Peak Art Exhibition, Bomber Mountain Civic Center. Sponsored by Johnson County Arts & Humanities Council. jcahc.org
April 16 Cody: Wild West Rug Hookers monthly hook-in. Cody Park Co. Library, Grizzly Room,9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. http://wildwestrughookers.blogspot.com
April 20-24 Cody: Quick Quilt Retreat , email@example.com, Holiday Inn.
April 23 Worland: Egg Basket Class with Marsha Hill, Worland Community Complex.
April 25-27 Colorado Springs, CO: Rocky Mountain Region Needlework Seminar: Theme: Stitching in a Woodland Garden. Contact Casper Needle Guild.
April 29 Littleton, CO: Rocky Mountain Region National Embroiderers Guild: Silk Fusion Lecture & Workshop. Instructor: Susan Du Bois, Treenway Silks. contact firstname.lastname@example.org, 303-798-5169.
May 5-7 Salt Lake City: HMQS (Home Machine Quilting Show), South Towne Exposition Center.
June 3-4 Green River: Quilting on the Green, email@example.com.
May 20-22 22nd Annual Snake River Fiber Fest, Idaho Technical College, Idaho Falls. www.srfiberartists.org.
June 13 World Wide Knit in Public Day
June 24-26 Clearmont: SageRidge Fiber Retreat & Campout. Spinning, carding, felting, dyeing, weaving, rope making. www.sageridge.net
July 14-17 Powell: Quilt Wyoming 2016, Northwest College. www.wsqg.org/QW16.htm
Aug. 3-6 Milwaukee: Handweavers Guild of America Exhibits: Small Expressions; Moving Forward Fashion Show & Exhibit.
August 6-7 Thermopolis/Hot Springs State Park: Big Horn Basin Folk Festival. Artists, folk artists, demonstrators wanted. Juried art show. Sales booths. Food, music on stage both days, storytelling circle festival, art of hunt, hands-on activities for all ages. Free.
August 25-27 Colorado Springs: Rocky Mountain Region (Embroiderers Guild of America) Seminar, Stitching in a Woodland, www.rmrega.org.
Regular Guild meetings
Casper Needle Guild: Monthly, third Tuesday except June-August. March-Lori Johnson’s Italy trip. Member, Embroiderers Guild of America. Contact Nancy Pawlowski, crochet firstname.lastname@example.org or Ann Hudson, email@example.com.
Fremont Fiber Arts Guild: Monthly, third Saturday (generally), alternating between Riverton and Lander; check their website and Facebook. http://fremontfiberartsguild.blogspot.com
Smoking Waters Art Guild, Thermopolis: third Tuesday of the month. Broad variety of arts.
Textile Artists of Greater Yellowstone. Cody, but members throughout central and northern Wyoming. http://textileartistsofgreateryellowstone.blogspot.com
Do you know a fiber guild or quilt guild in central and northern Wyoming that is not listed? Contact us and we’ll add them to our list. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Through April 26 Golden (CO): No Girls Allowed! RMQM’s 13 biennial exhibit of quilts made by men, Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum.
Through May 1 Los Angeles: Woven Gold: Tapestries of Louis XIV The Getty Center, www.getty.edu.
Through Aug. 7 Denver: Creative Crossroads: The Art of Tapestry Denver Art Museum, Many tapestries shown on website http://denverartmuseum.org/exhibitions/creative-crossroads-art-tapestry.
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