Category Archives: Fibre Arts

Art with Alpaca

eighth and Mud at Creativ Festival

Discerning Fibre Masterpieces! Sharon Trent and John Docherty put away their canvases and brushes, travelled the world and began painting Read More →

Get all Wound Up with The Crochet Crowd

Ball winding at Creativ Festival

‘Free’ Ball Winding Service… Use our swifts to wind your newly purchased hanks of yarn before leaving the show. The Read More →

Direct from the Farm to You!

Yarns from Alpaca From Eighth and Mud at Creativ Festival

Calling all Fibre Enthusiasts! If you knit, crochet, felt, come and see the products and tools we have at Alpacas Read More →

Big Stitches & Chunky Yarn by the BagSmith

Tunisian Topper by the BagSmith at Creativ Festival

The BagSmith is back with Bumps, Swirls & Big Stitches! And here’s a sampling of  some of the fun projects Read More →

2 Canadian Companies with Deep Roots in Canada

Sweater Kits by Mary Maxim at Creativ Festival

Congratulations Mary Maxim on 60 wonderful years! This year is special in more ways than one. Last year Roots Canada Read More →

Restoring Spinning Wheels with Reed Needles

Spinning Wheels at Creativ Festival

About Reed Needles… I have always been interested in colonial and pioneer crafts, and experimented with a number of areas Read More →

Hands-Free Magnification for Crafters

CraftOptics demo at Creativ Festival

A solution for intricate work! CraftOptics, dedicated to helping artists see better and feel better while working, will be presenting Read More →