Straw Shop News

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National Association of Wheat Weavers, NAWW

National Association of Wheat Weavers  Convention
APRIL 8-12, 2015   Nugget Hotel in Reno, Nevada  “Stake Your Claim On Wheat”.  for more information please contact   The Straw Shop will be attending the trade show on Saturday, April 11, 2015–we would love to meet you there!


straw craftsmen guild badge The Guild of Straw Craftsmen WEEKEND OF WORKSHOPS   April 24-26, 2015 at the Endsleigh Centre, Hull, England.

Projects for straw workers of all levels.  For further details:



Spanish Market 2015

The 64th Annual Traditional Spanish Market on the Plaza in Santa Fe, New Mexico will be held July 25 and 26, 2015. 

Spanish Market artists exhibit and SELL their art at this event, which also features music and food.  The event is FREE to the public.  Hours are Saturday: 8am – 5pm and Sunday: 9:30am – 4pm.   You will find many of our  featured artists there.   For straw enthusiasts and art collectors this is an event not to miss!





” Strawfest 2015   Celebrating The Countryside” will be presented by  The Guild of Straw Craftsmen.  The dates are August 28-August 30 2015.   The Strawfest  will be held at The Hayes Conference Center, Swanwick, Alfreton. Derbyshire, England.

For more information, please contact The Guild of Straw Craftsmen.



pattern  of straw-marquetry-atelier-viollet-2One thousand and One is a straw marquetry  exhibition that will be held at The Church of Saint Florentin ( in Ambose, France) from June 18-July 10, 2016 in France.  The deadline for the entries to be judged is  June 30, 2015.  Please contact The Straw Shop should you like additional information.



We have just learned an International Straw Festival is being organized in Poland for 2016.  More news as it becomes available.




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