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Kawartha Yarn & Fibre Festival

Kawartha Yarn & Fibre Festival
Fenelon Falls Community Centre (along with various other stops in town!)
Saturday, June 8, 2019
9:30am - 4:30pm

Kawartha Yarn & Fibre Festival (KYAFF) is a single day event showcasing 80 local and independent vendors, with a mini-market for small businesses designed specifically to help small companies with great products put a spotlight on their unique products, attracting passionate fiber artists of all types.  Knitters, crocheters, spinners and felters will all find something perfect for them.  

The gallery has partnered with the festival to present Liz Pead, Exploring Landscapes, at Colborne Street Gallery during the month of June with the opening reception taking place at the end of the festival.

You’re invited to:

Liz Pead
Exploring Landscapes
Opening Reception Saturday, June 8th from 5-7pm

The artist will be in attendance.

Liz Pead grew up in New Brunswick and lived by the sea, painting, drawing, weaving and working in galleries. She studied Fabric Surface Design (1993) and Textiles (1995) at the New Brunswick College of Draft and Design. In 2005, she established Liz Pead Studio in Toronto and in 2007, graduated from the Ontario College of Art and Design (OCAD) with Distinction Honours in Drawing and Painting, winning the Medal.

Liz Pead,  Hockey Work  as part of the  Exploring Landcapes  exhibition in collaboration with the Kawartha Yarn & Fibre Festival

Liz Pead, Hockey Work as part of the Exploring Landcapes exhibition in collaboration with the Kawartha Yarn & Fibre Festival

Liz Pead,  Ink Drawings  as part of the  Exploring Landcapes  exhibition in collaboration with the Kawartha Yarn & Fibre Festival

Liz Pead, Ink Drawings as part of the Exploring Landcapes exhibition in collaboration with the Kawartha Yarn & Fibre Festival

Liz Pead,  Legacy Series  as part of the  Exploring Landcapes  exhibition in collaboration with the Kawartha Yarn & Fibre Festival

Liz Pead, Legacy Series as part of the Exploring Landcapes exhibition in collaboration with the Kawartha Yarn & Fibre Festival

Liz Pead,  Stitched Landscapes  as part of the  Exploring Landcapes  exhibition in collaboration with the Kawartha Yarn & Fibre Festival

Liz Pead, Stitched Landscapes as part of the Exploring Landcapes exhibition in collaboration with the Kawartha Yarn & Fibre Festival

Liz Pead,  Handwoven Blankets  as part of the  Exploring Landcapes  exhibition in collaboration with the Kawartha Yarn & Fibre Festival

Liz Pead, Handwoven Blankets as part of the Exploring Landcapes exhibition in collaboration with the Kawartha Yarn & Fibre Festival

Mrs. Liscombe’s Grade 7 class project inspired by Liz Pead’s exhibition,  Exploring Landcapes,  in collaboration with the Kawartha Yarn & Fibre Festival

Mrs. Liscombe’s Grade 7 class project inspired by Liz Pead’s exhibition, Exploring Landcapes, in collaboration with the Kawartha Yarn & Fibre Festival

Later Event: June 8
Exploring Our Own Landscapes