Fiber Day June 18

We are happy to welcome the talented fiber artisans back to the Market for the first of 2 Fiber Days. This is always a wonderful chance to buy totally original handcrafted items for yourself and for gifts.  You can also buy yarn and even raw wool and if you are interested in raising animals for[…]

Fiber Day returns June 18th!

Fiber Day returns on Friday June 18 during the regular Friday Market from 9am to 1 pm. We are so pleased to welcome back these talented artisans to the Market..  The pandemic hit artisans particularly hard last year so I hope you’ll come out and support them. Fiber Days are a great opportunity to purchase[…]

POSTPONED/Fiber Day

1st of ONLY 2 Fiber Days. Don’t miss it!   The Blue Ridge Fiber Guild will hold 2 Fiber Days at the Market this year: June 19 and August 23 during regular Market hours from 9am to 1pm. Local fiber vendors will join the weekly Farmers Market. This is a great opportunity to purchase yarns, roving,[…]

Fiber Day THIS Friday

Join us THIS Friday for Fiber Day!  We rescheduled due to morning drizzle on August 23rd. It’s 112 days until Christmas, but it’s never too early to support your neighbors by shopping locally. Our talented fiber artisans always have an amazing array of beautiful products and they are always willing to chat about fiber, knitting,[…]

FIBER DAYS AND OTHER FIBER ACTIVITIES

Here is the schedule of all the Fiber Activities at the Market this season. Fridays and Fiber Days at the Independence Farmer’s Market-Schedule   May                                                                  June 8 Demo: how to clean raw wool                                5  Make a 2-D needle felted picture 15 Demo: how to use a drum carder and hand carders     12  […]

GRAND OPENING AND SEED SWAP MAY 8th

Friday, May 8 is the Grand Opening of the 2015 Independence Farmers Market, beginning the regular market season every Friday from 9am to 2pm until the second Friday in October.  The Market is held in the Independence Town Park at the corner of Highways 21 and 58 across from the Historic Court House in downtown[…]