Jaclyn here and I am pleased and excited to tell you about a new venture for Creative Knitting and our sister magazines…
Annie’s All Craft Festival!
You may have noticed the ads in your recent Creative Knitting issues and hopefully those piqued your interest, but I’m here to give you the scoop on what to expect out of our inaugural festival and why you should be going!
On October 30- November 1st the Grand Wayne Center in Fort Wayne, IN will be hosting Annie’s All Craft Festival for its inaugural year!
Offering 100+ classes in crochet, sewing, quilting, knitting, beading, floral arranging, cardmaking, painting, cake decorating and more with industry leaders, this is an event any crafter won’t want to miss!
We will also be having demonstrations on the convention floor along with make-and-takes and learning how-tos!
Get your magazine signed by the editor at our magazine area where you can check out the many magazines Annie’s offers from a broad range of crafts.
In the mood to shop? We got you covered with our Annie’s marketplace along with dozens of outside vendors for all your crafting needs!
Want a taste for some of the classes being offered? Here you go!
- Learn to Knit Socks with Lisa Carnahan
- Chart Smart with Melissa Leapman
- Introduction to Lace Knitting with Brooke Nico
- Fantastic Cast-Ons & Bind-Offs with Patty Lyons
- Draping a Pattern with Lily Chin
And many more! To see the full list of classes simply click here!
Want a sneak peek at some of our independent vendors? I have that info too!
- 2 Guys Yarn Company
- Artisan Knitworks
- Artisanal Yarns
- BunnyBadger Fibers
- Wool & co
And many more being added constantly!
Aside from the crafting, we know you like to meet fellow crafters and for that reason, we have some great social events as well!
On Friday, October 30th, we have a Gala Dinner from 7-9 pm with keynote speaker Debbie Macomber, New York Times best-selling author and creator of Hallmark’s Cedar Cove series where thousands of dollars worth of prizes will be raffled off throughout the night!
Then ring in Halloween with us on Saturday night at our Crafts & Cocktails Halloween Party! There will be make-and-takes, carnival games, and take some memorable photos to share in our Social Media Corner!
This festival has everything a crafter could want! So what are you waiting for? Register now and join us this October for a weekend that will be unforgettable!
Click here to learn more about the festival and to register!
I can’t wait to see you there!