Festival Information

JOIN US at the Nova Scotia Fibre Arts Festival

The festival will take place August 3 -6 2022 in Amherst, Nova Scotia.


 To contact the festival: fibreartsfestival@gmail.com



Workshops in various fibre arts including: embroidery, crochet, knitting, quilting,  spinning, wool dyeing, and rug hooking as well as a panel discussion of The Creative Life will take place during the 4 day festival. Rug and quilt shows, fibre art displays and hands-on demonstrations will be held throughout the week. Maggies Place and the Four Fathers Library will host several fun fibre programs for kids.

Workshops will run from Tuesday August 2 until Saturday August 6. Registration is required. 

Full workshop schedule will be available June 9th, 2022 . Registration begins that day.

Zonta Fibre Arts Bazaar 

Zonta Fibre Arts Bazaar will be open to the public Saturday August 6th from 10 am-3 pm at the Amherst Curling Club at 45 Prince Arthur Street.