Tapestry Weavers South is having their retreat and “Tapestry Weavers South – New Works 2021” exhibition opening June 5-6 in Elkin, NC at the The Yadkin Valley Fiber Center, and a tapestry design workshop with Tommye Scanlin is scheduled on Monday-Tuesday, June 7-8. There are a few seats left in the workshop if anyone is interested. Registration is being opened to non-members on May 16 if it doesn’t fill with members by then. If you want to learn beginning tapestry, Betty Hilton-Nash is teaching a tapestry class there June 3-4. Elkin is also hosting NC Trail Days June 3-6. Elkin, North Carolina is a lovely little town near Stone Mountain State Park. Check out https://www.nctraildays.com/ about the Trail Days and https://www.yadkinvalleyfibercenter.org/ for lots of fiber events and classes, including master weaving classes.
The tapestry exhibit will take place in the newly opened gallery space from 4 – 6 pm; 321 East Main Street Elkin, North Carolina 28621. Tommye Scanlin will be onsite for a book signing if you have one of her books. Please stop by, say hello, see the beautiful tapestries, and meet some artists whose work we will have on display through August.