The Fiber Arts Network of Michigan (FAN) is a group of people interested in the fiber arts in its multitude of forms: baskets, beads clothing, dolls, felting, hand-dyeing, knitting/crochet, paper, quilting, spinning, stichery, surface design, weaving and 3D mixed media.
FAN sponsors a biennial juried exhibition of contemporary fiber art.
The seventh biennial exhibit New Fibers 2016 will show in the fall of 2016 at the University Art Gallery of Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti. Entry information can be found at callforentry.org You must create an account (free!) with a user name and password. Search for "New Fibers 2016" for the call.
Online juror is Jennifer Angus and juror for onsite awards is Sherri Smith.
FAN publishes a quarterly newsletter about exhibits, speakers and workshops in the area and lists exhibition opportunities that the membership might be interested in.