Celebration of Fiber Members’ Exhibit is a non-juried exhibit and is open to all conference participants who are current IWC members. Your submission must have been made after IWC 2015. You may enter up to two items. When you arrive on Thursday, July 27, bring your item(s) to the Vallecito Room which is down the hall from the check-in-table in the Student Union. We will have forms for you to fill out, or you can download the form and bring it with you all filled out.
Our panel of judges will be awarding the following:
IWC Functional Non-wearable (household textiles, rugs, pillows, baskets, skeins of yarn, yardage)
IWC Functional Wearable (clothes, accessories, jewelry, purses)
IWC Non-functional (wall pieces, sculpture, dolls)
IWC Best use of Handspun Yarn
The Handweavers Guild of America (HGA) Award
Surface Design Association Award
American Tapestry Alliance Award
Complex Weavers Award
Handwoven’s Weaving for the Home Award
Best Use of Silk Award—sponsored by Treenway Silk
Selvedge Magazine Award
The People’s Choice award (1st, 2nd and 3rd) 1st and 2nd places are sponsored by Las Arañas Spinners and Weavers Guild, Albuquerque, New Mexico and winners are chosen by your peers.