Monthly Archives: December 2016

Fibreshed at the Spinners & Weavers 2016 Fibre Plus Sale

Sunshine Coast Fibreshed set up an educational display at the Spinners & Weavers Fibre Plus Sale this past weekend, Nov 25 & 26 at the Sechelt Arts Centre. Creative minds of Caroline and Danielle setting the stage.

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We asked, what is a Fibreshed? Examples of our Langdale to Lund producers, resources and vendors.

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More information about what Fibreshed promotes.

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The Dyers Garden was the start of our display showing Japanese Indigo grown on the Coast with shades of blue, solar dyeing of marigolds showing golds and solar dyed poke berries obtaining pinks to purples.

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Local Sunshine Coast Fibre was featured in the Community Blanket Project.

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Two local artisans, Heather and Penny happy to hang out together at the FS display.

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The wreaths and garlands which encircled the room added to the Christmas spirit and set a festive background to the FS display.

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Andrew carded up a storm and engaged folks with his enthusiasm.

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It was a fantastic event on the Sunshine Coast…see SCSWG site for more photos.

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