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  • Which Type are you?

    Which Type are you?

    One of the topic of conversations that have come up at our Community Fibre Nights is the idea that there are people out there who knit or crochet and only have ONE project going at a time.Yes, these are real people, I have not made this up.So I wanted to share not only my disbelief with you but also some thoughts on this topic. I am a person that has at least 10 projects at a time, they are not all in one craft but I do have a lot. I know that I am not alone in this! Is this detrimental to our learning experience...

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  • Meet the Instructor- Leah Wilson, Amazing Felted Fibre Arts

    Meet the Instructor- Leah Wilson, Amazing Felted Fibre Arts

    Meet the Instructor Series Fly in the Fibre introduces our favourite instructors continuing with Leah Wilson of Amazing Felted Fibre Arts. Leah Wilson Leah has been teaching her amazing and creative needle felting skills for over two years with Fly in the Fibre. Her creations are sure to make you smile and her designs are cute and simple so they can be completed by beginners and those with more needle felting experience. “As an artist it is my constant goal to create paintings & sculpture that encapsulates cuteness in abundance, that radiates vibrancy & goodness, with the intention to inspire...

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  • World Knit in Public Day | Fly in the Fibre | Creston BC

    Fibre on the Fly- World Knit in Public Day

    Fibre on the Fly- World Knit in Public Day   Creston took part in World Knit in Public Day on June 8, 2019 at our Community Complex. World Knit in Public Day is a celebrated day to highlight knitters from around the world and we were proud to take part.  “World Wide Knit in Public Day was started in 2005 by Danielle Landes. It began as a way for knitters to come together and enjoy each other’s company. Knitting is such a solitary act that it’s easy to knit alone somewhere and sink into your work without thinking about all...

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  • Meet the Instructor: Wendy Franz

    Meet the Instructor: Wendy Franz

    Meet the Instructor Series Fly in the Fibre introduces our favourite instructors continuing with Wendy Franz, a local well loved artist Wendy Franz, Artist As a professional graphic artist Wendy has always had a passion for art and design and now dedicates her life to her artwork. Self-taught, Wendy works in many different mediums including watercolour, acrylics, fluid art, colour pencil and mixed media, Wendy’s creations range from realism to abstract. Her unique style and imagination with the use of vivid colours capture the beauty of the world around us. "For as long as I can remember I have been passionate...

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  • Meet the Instructor: Lynne Mizera

    Meet the Instructor: Lynne Mizera

    Meet the Instructor Series Fly in the Fibre introduces our favourite instructors continuing with Lynne Mizera from Lynne’s Art World. Lynne Mizera, Mixed Media Artist “I have been a creative soul all my life and I HAVE to create something everyday or I become emotionally unbalanced!”  This statement describes Lynne’s level of commitment to creativity perfectly. As an artist and teacher, Lynne has an in-depth relationship to colour, an openness to learning new ways to display the creativity in her mind, a love for sharing her wide breadth of aritistic knowledge, and she strives to empower her students to believe...

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  • The Fly in the Fibre Story

    The Fly in the Fibre Story

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    The story of how Fly in the Fibre came to be. Happy 3rd Birthday Fly in the Fibre!
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