2018 Show & Travel Schedule

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I am pleased to present my 2018 Show and Travel Schedule.
      Please check back often ~ new events and dates will be added as they become available.

Please note that I do not have a retail location.  Shop my website on-line with the convenient shopping cart, purchase by mail order, or visit our booth at one of these quality events.

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Vending
Saturday December 2, 2017
All The Trimmings Holiday Show
Chelsea Fairgrounds - 4-H building
20501 Old US 12, Chelsea, MI  48118
10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Free admission, free parking, free refreshments
Hand made gifts by local Michigan artisans.  Wood carving, fresh Holiday greens, antiques, rug hooking, bears, felted items, jewelry, honey, folk art paintings, and more.
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Teaching
January 13 - January 17, 2018
Off The Ocean Rug Hooking Conference
Marriott Courtyard, Jacksonville, FL
Contact Katie Puckett for more information at kissrughooking@yahoo.com
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Vending
Saturday February 24, 2018 
22st Annual Rock Creek Hook-In
Lenexa Community Center
93rd & Pflumm Road, Lenexa, Kansas
9 am to 3 pm
$15.00 admission includes snacks and coffee/tea
Door prizes, rug show, 18+ vendors
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Vending
Friday March 9 - Saturday March 10, 2018 
 Annual Hook-In at the McMinn County Living Heritage Museum
522 West Madison Ave., Athens, TN
For more information, please contact Mary Alton at the museum
malton@livingheritagemuseum.com
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Vending
Saturday March 24, 2018
Black Swamp Spinning Guild Market Day And Fiber Fair
Wood County Fairgrounds, Junior Fair Building
13800 W. Poe Road, Bowling Green, OH  43402
9 am to 4 pm
$1.00 admission fee
Lots of wonderful products for the textile and fiber artist
Rug hooking, roving, yarn, dyes, spinning wheels, looms, and more

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Teaching
April 3-6, 2018
Podickory /Pearl McGown Guild #72 Rug Hooking Workshop
Annapolis, MD
 Contact Billie Cirrincione for more information at penwood3@yahoo.com
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Vending
Saturday April 14, 2018
2018 Michigan Hook In sponsored by the Wild Wooly Women Rug Hooking Guild
Washtenaw Community College, Morris Lawrence Building
4800 E. Huron River Dr., Ann Arbor, MI  48105
10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Admission fee includes lunch
Door prizes, rug show, shopping, raffle
Contact information for registration will be updated when it is received
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Vending
Thursday April 26, 2018
Cream City Rug Hookers 29th Hook-In
Tommy Thompson Youth Center
Wisconsin State Fair Park, West Allis,WI 53214
10 am - 3 pm
For more information, contact the guild at creamcityRHguild@wi.rr.com
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Vending
Saturday May 5 and Sunday May 6, 2018
Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival
Howard County Fairgrounds, West Friendship, Maryland
Saturday 8:30 am to 6:00 pm
Sunday 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
no early entry
$5.00 daily admission (18 years and older)
Visit our booth in Barn 5, Booth 10
The largest sheep and wool festival in the country!
Shopping, food, sheep show, demonstrations, classes, and more
Visit SheepAndWool.org for more information
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Teaching
June 17 - 22, 2018
18th Annual Manistee Rug School
Manistee High School
525  12th Street
Manistee, MI  49660
There are openings in my class - come hook primitives and wide cut rugs with me!
Please contact Karen Rorick (rosier313@msn.com) or Alaina Trout (ibfishwich@gmail.com) for registration and more information
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Vending
July 27 - July 28, 2018
Second Annual The Great Smoky Mountain Hook-In
Holiday Inn Pigeon Forge
3230 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN  37868
Cost is $75.00 per person for a two-day event which includes champagne/dessert reception, coffee and cold drinks on both days, lunch on Saturday, vendor demonstrations, door prizes.
For more information, contact Rhonda Thistlethwaite at smokymountainrughooking@gmail.com
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Vending
August 17-19, 2018
Michigan Fiber Festival
Allegan County Fairgrounds, Allegan, Michigan
Friday 10:00 am to 5:00 pm (usually no admission charge on Friday!)
Saturday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Sunday 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
We are located in Building 8-B, booths 30-31
Admission $5.00
Shopping, workshops, demonstrations, food, fiber animal shows, and (my favorite) Sheep Costume Parade on Sunday.
Visit the festival website at www.michiganfiberfestival.info for more information
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October 8-12, 2018
Attending the TIGHR Triennial in Swaledale (Reeth), England!

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Vending
Saturday December 1, 2018
All The Trimmings Holiday Show
Chelsea Fairgrounds - 4-H building
20501 Old US 12, Chelsea, MI  48118
10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Free admission, free parking, free refreshments
Hand made gifts by local Michigan artisans.  Wood carving, fresh Holiday greens, antiques, rug hooking, bears, felted items, jewelry, honey, folk art paintings, and more.