Billed as an international event, Fiberfest EUREKA!!
took place in July at the Fairgrounds in Eureka, Montana. This annual festival has the goal of bringing together the best of fiber arts and fiber agriculture as well as promoting awareness to the general public about the fiber industry. The Dine’ be’ iina’, Inc. of the Navajo Nations were present as guest instructors and classes showcasing Navajo traditional fiber art skills were offered. Other news from Montana includes preparation for the Montana Association of Weavers and Spinners
(MAWS) 2008 conference hosted by the Helena Weavers and Spinners
. “Queen City Fiber HeArts” will take place at Carroll College.