February Fiber in Punta Gorda 2023! Our Harbor Hookin’
This Will Be Our LAST Harbor Hookin’ It is all to much work for our small crew and we are getting to old for it LOL The 2023 Dates are February 7-9, 2023
You must be registered for the Hookin'To take any of the classes.
No refunds after 1/30/23
Our hours for the Show are: 9-4 Tuesday and Wednesday 9-3:30 Thursday Check in opens at 8:30 Class rooms open at 8:30 Walk ins for $7 do not get in until 10 am
Rug Show Check in Everyone loves to see your work! Once again we will have Rug Hooking, Rug Punching, Mini Punch and Wool applique being shown in three separate sections. When you check in your rug or project we will confirm you have a sewn in or otherwise fastened label on the back of your piece. We will attach a card with your name, the designers name and the # of the piece in the show. We will also attach a ticket, you get the other half. Your piece can not be picked up with out this ticket! Put it someplace safe.
Your badge holder is a good place.
Rug Show Voting The rug show and punch and applique show is located across the far end of the ballroom. Make sure you vote! You will have a color coded ticket for each category in your envelope. You get one vote per group. You will write the display number on the ticket and drop in the box for that category All winners will receive: Gift card valued for their winnings at Searsport for their category An Award A beautiful Ribbon
Hooked or Punched Rugs First Place $100 GC Second Place $75.00 GC Third Place $50.00 GC
Mini Punched First Place $100GC Second Place $75.00GC Third Place $50.00 GC
Wool Applique' First Place $100 GC Second Place $75.00 GC Third Place $50.00 GC
Contest Project Charlotte the Sea Horse First Place $75 GC Second Place $50 GC Third Place $35 GC
Best Of Show $100 Gift card
Demos These are free for registered attendees times and subject may vary
Demos will be announced by the Hookin’ These are all free to registered attendees and put on by our vendors and teachers
Tuesday 11:00 12:00 2:00 3:00
Wednesday 11:00 12:00 2:00 3:00
Thursday 11:00 12:00 1:00 2:00
Vendors Some have traveled a few miles some have traveled hundreds but they are all here for YOU! Take a minute or two or three to check out their booths and say hi! And thank them for making the trip!
Door Prizes Door prizes are drawn each day everyone gets one ticket in their check in envelope You can buy more to have more chances if you like All funds go 100% to Canine Cast Aways Rescue group The cost of extra tickets is $1.00 each
or 6 for $5.00 or 10 for $10.00 or 30 for $20
Classes To be announced in early September
Tuesday Morning 8:30-12:30 TBA
Tuesday afternoon 12:45-3:45 TBA
Wednesday morning 8:30-12:30 TBA
Wednesday afternoon 1:00-4:00ish TBA
Thursday Morning 8:30-12:30 TBA
Thank you again for joining us and to everyone that has worked so hard to make this happen!
Chris, Wayne, Julie, Neil and all the Searsport Gang!
Tables are set with only 6 seats to a table. If your a group that is coming together and need 6 or more seats please contact us.
If you’ve attended in the past you know what it’s like! We’ve been told it’s one of the best fiber events, in one of the best locations, with some of the best venders and teachers from all over the USA and even Canada! Don’t miss out on a fun contest for the 2023 Event. lodging info is up on the lodging page and classes will be listed in September.
We missed it as much as you did and we feel that in a year we will be able to safely gather.