Press Release

For Immediate Release 

 

Event Date: July 18 to 19, 2015

 

Fiber Artists flock to the Ozarks, Lebanon, MO

 

 

Lebanon, Missouri, June 1, 2015 - More than 100 people from seven states have already registered for fiber arts classes at the 6th Annual Fiber U being held on Saturday July 18th (8am-6pm) and Sunday July 19th (8am-3pm) at the Cowan Civic Center, 500 E. Elm Street in Lebanon, MO. There are 41 fiber arts classes, taught by artists from the Midwest to choose from, including knitting, weaving, crocheting, dyeing, felting, spinning, rug making, needle tatting, fly tying and more. 

 

Visit www.mopaca.org/fiber-u for a complete description of classes, instructors, vendors, event information and how to register, but register soon to ensure you get a space in your choice of classes. 

 

Fiber U keeps growing in size and with new classes being offered each year,  and our students keep returning each year to learn new techniques.  Students can choose to attend for one or two days and sign up for as many as six classes.  Twenty nine juried vendors with a wide selection of yarns, fiber equipment from spinning wheels to looms and needles to raw fibers from alpacas, sheep, goats and others animals and plants as well items made from them will be available for purchase.  

 

Fiber U is open to the public with free parking and admission to shop, watch demonstrations and visit the Fiber Artist Showcase.  Fiber U is sponsored by MOPACA, the Midwest Alpaca Owners and Breeders Association promoting fiber arts education in the Midwest.

 

Web: www.mopaca.org/fiber-u 

 

 

 

 Media Contact    

 

Media Contact: Liz Mitchko

Email: liz@whirlwindranch.com

Phone: (417) 533-5280

 

Fiber "U"

Lebanon, Missouri

Web: www.mopaca.org/fiber-u

 

 

CALENDAR LISTING:

Event Name: Fiber "U"

Event Date: July 18 to 19, 2015

Event Location: Cowan Civic Center, 500 E Elm St, Lebanon, MO

Admission: Free

Web: www.mopaca.org/fiber-u

Contact: Liz Mitchko, liz@whirlwindranch.com, (417) 533-5280

Description: More than 100 people from seven states have already registered for fiber arts classes at the 6th annual Fiber U being held on Saturday July 18th (8am-6pm) and Sunday July 19th (8am-3pm) at the Cowan Civic Center, 500 E. Elm Street in Lebanon, MO. There are 41 fiber arts classes, taught by artists from the Midwest to choose from, including knitting, weaving, crocheting, dyeing, felting, spinning, rug making, needle tatting, fly tying and more.

 

 

 

 

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