Check back often as we update who will be a part of the 2019 festival!
Thank you to those who helped the 2018 Flag Wool and Fiber Festival feature even more educational exhibits, live animal displays, and free interactive demonstrations!
Prairie Threads Fibershed--new this year! Festival sponsor and all around fun and entertaining crew, Prairie Threads Fibershed is filling the front area of the festival grounds (across from shearing) with a huge interactive and educational, and shopping display. Featuring llama, alpaca, and merino sheep, ALPACA SELFIES, demonstrations on natural dyeing, felting, spinning, weaving, alpaca raising, and so much more. Their vendor booths boasts products made from their locally grown fiber. Always ready to jump in to a lively conversation or demonstration on all manners of animal raising, fiber arts, and fibershed topics, the Prairie Threads Fibershed is comprised of Peaceful Prairie Ranch, Ranch of the Oaks (an established fiber mill that recently relocated to Arizona), Mystic Reign Alpacas, and Prairie Rose Fiber Arts. Welcome to the festival, Prairie Threads!
Llucky Llamas 4H--New this year! Several llamas from the 4H Llucky LLamas and theAZ Llama rescue. Larger than alpacas, llamas can grow up to six feet tall and can weigh more than 400lbs!
The Fiber Artists of Northern Arizona (FANA)-- Festival Sponsor and Flagstaff's hometown fiber arts guild, FANA will once again be offering up their DIY indigo scarf dyeing station. For a small fee they'll assist you in tying and dip dyeing a silk scarf that will be ready to be worn home. Have a chat with them about the fiber arts scene in Northern Arizona and take home the perfect souvenir from your day at Flag Wool and Fiber! They will also be hosting a kids craft area where parents and children can work on small fiber arts projects together.
Felted Flower Station--NEW this year! Stop by the felted flower station and join Tasha as she teaches you the beautiful craft of feltmaking. For just $10 and a few minutes of your time you can take home your very own piece of artwork.