Weekly Fibre Artist Interviews


Interview 121:Robin Wiltse
Kaslo, British Columbia, Canada

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For 121 weeks Dawne Rudman and Gareth Bate have been interviewing a new local, national or international fibre artist. Join us as we create a comprehensive archive of some of the most exciting fibre artists in the world. People have subscribed from 66 countries. Subscribe here...



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Next Festival:
Sat. Nov 1 - Sun. Nov. 30, 2014

Oakville & Mississauga:
Featuring 97 artists from Australia, Canada, France, Hungary, Germany, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand, UK, USA.
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The World of Threads Festival

The Festival is one of the most vibrant fibre arts festivals in the world. We showcase contemporary fibre and textile art in all forms.The festival is focused around Queen Elizabeth Park Community and Cultural Centre in Oakville. It is organized and curated by Dawne Rudman and Gareth Bate.
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Previous Festivals have drawn entries from 20 countries and 8 Canadian provinces. See past artwork here.

The Festival is also famous for our "Weekly Fibre Artist Interviews" series which has already featured 121 artists.


Past Exhibition Photo Albums

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View our exhibition album for "Quiet Zone." See more...

View our exhibition album for "Memento mori."
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View our exhibition album for "De rerum natura (On The Nature of Things)" See more...

View our exhibition album for "Material Connections."
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