Fiber Art Marketplace
All under one roof, shop for fiber art supplies and original handcrafted goods while enjoying shows and demonstrations. Exhibitors showcase a wide array of yarns, books, and equipment, including specialty items usually only available online. Art and craft enthusiasts appreciate the selection of handmade goods exquisitely crafted by artisans such as baskets, jewelry and more.
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Friday-Monday, July 15-18, 2022
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Saturday, July 16, 2022 Twilight Madness, sponsored by Heddlecraft
Admission: $10 with Day Pass or FREE with purchase of a Convergence Value Package (CVP)
Day passes may be purchased in advance or onsite at the registration desk. Free admission is available to all active and retired military with their military ID and all college students with their current college ID. Some events and activities may require advance registration and an additional fee. See descriptions for details. Download Convergence Registration Book.
Glimakra USA Demonstration Stage
Each day in the Marketplace, demonstrations, lectures and activities take place on the stage between 10:00 AM and 5:00 PM. Presentations will be added through May 1, 2022 or until the schedule is full.
Marketplace Events and Activities
Click on Vendor Name to visit Website
Above the Fray (Eugene, OR)
Akerworks, Inc. (Knoxville, TN)
Appalachian Yarn Company (New Market, TN)
AVL Looms (Chico, CA)
Berea College Student Craft (Berea, KY)
Buckmaster Family Farm (Mount Pleasant, TN)
Carol Leigh's Hillcreek Fiber Studio (Columbia, MO)
Claudia Hand Painted Yarns (Harrisonburg, VA)
Clemes and Clemes (Pinole, CA)
Cochenille Design Studio (Encinitas, CA)
Convergence Leader Sales
Crafty Housewife Yarns (Knoxville, TN)
The Dancing Goats (Sandoval, IL)
Eugene Textile Center (Eugene, OR)
Feel Good Felts (Newmarket, NH)
The Fibre Studio (Charlotte, NC)
Glimakra USA LLC (Eugene, OR)
Greenwood Fiberworks (Genola, UT)
Harrisville Designs (Harrisville, NH)
Hawaiian Moon (Clearwater, FL)
Kyla's Lab (New Zealand)
Lofty Fiber (Easley, SC)
Long Thread Media (Fort Collins, CO)
Lunatic Fringe Yarns (Fruitland, ID)
Mountaineer Handcrafted LLC (Franklin, NC)
New Era Fiber LLC (Gallatin, TN)
Noti Yarns (Copperas Cove, TX)
Phoenix Fiber Mill (Olney Springs, CO)
Purrington Looms (Scott Depot, WV)
Red Tribe (Los Angeles, CA)
Schiffer Publishing (Atglen, PA)
Seguin Looms (Quebec, Canada)
Serendipity Farm and Studio (Leesburg, FL)
SketchLooms.com (Washington, MI)
Smoky Mountain Spinnery (Gatlinburg, TN)
Susan's Fiber Shop (Columbus, WI)
Teresa Ruch Designs (Portland, OR)
Weaver House (Westminster, MD)
The Woolgatherers (Fond du Lac, WI)
Convergence Conference & Gallery Guide Advertising
Over 5,000 Convergence® Conference & Gallery Guides are printed and distributed to Convergence® attendees, Convergence® partners, area colleges and universities, galleries, museums, tour sites, and merchants. Inside the Guide is a listing of all Convergence® events and activities, Marketplace vendors, fiber art exhibits at Convergence® and in the metropolitan area where the conference is being held, and more. It is truly a souvenir piece for all who attend Convergence®.
Space Reservation and Deadlines
Advertising space will be made on a first-come, first-served basis, determined by space reservation date. Ad space must be reserved and payment received by April 15, 2022. Ad materials must be received by April 22, 2022 and submitted to Advertising@WeaveSpinDye.org.
For questions regarding advertising, ad material preparation, etc., please contact Kathi Grupp, Advertising & Marketing Manager, at (678) 730-0010 or Advertising@WeaveSpinDye.org.
Be a Vendor
Since 1972 Convergence has proudly provided the premier venue for fiber vendors to showcase their new products and services for the international fiber art community. Be part of this grand fiber tradition and register to be a Vendor at the 2022 Convergence Fiber Art Marketplace. Booth rates start at $700 and increase after December 31, 2021. Download the Vendor Registration book today.