September 11, 2016  2-6 pm
Highland Park, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA

Rhododendron Park provides an outdoor setting to meet, eat and have some fiber fun!

Bring a covered dish to share and a lawn chair if you want to sit in the sun. If it rains there is a giant shelter. If you want to bring your kids, there is a small playground.

You will hear all about the exciting programs planned for the upcoming year.
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FI16 inspection highlights… and register NOW for the Forum!


Opening weekend for Fiberart International 2016 is steaming toward us like a freight train — packed with art, anticipation, and festivities!  Lots of last minute preparations behind the scenes before the gala opening on May 6, just weeks away! A favorite part of every FI is inspection week-end when one of our jurors returns to examine […]

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The Re/New Festival September 9 – October 9, 2016


Big news!  Downtown Pittsburgh will be jumping this September, with the opening of the first Re/New Festival featuring the North American premiere of DRAP-Art, the International Festival of Recycling Art, held annually in Barcelona, Spain.  According to their website “Drap-Art has established itself in recent years as a showcase of the trends in art that […]

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Clean out your studio–it’s potluck time!

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The holidays are over, it’s cold, snowy, and gray — so you know it’s gotta  be time for our potluck fundraiser at the Pittsburgh Center for the Arts!  This annual event is one of our most cherished traditions.  Just when the doldrums of winter start to settle in, we gather together.  We clean out our […]

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Help make FI16 the best Fiberart International ever!

Rebecca Hebert, Camilla Pierce and Lauren Sims

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve heard about Fiberart International (FI), the amazing show our guild produces every three years. The exhibition is so big, it takes up two simultaneous venues: the Pittsburgh Center for the Arts and Society for Contemporary Craft. But what you may not know is that we are famous […]

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