General Information

Workshops and Seminars

This year we have 7 three-day workshops, 1- two-day seminar, 3 - one-day seminars and 14 half- day (two-hour) seminars consisting of lectures or hands-on exercises.

Friday, June 9th is the set-up day for the Conference, kicking off the conference with a Fashion Show with dessert reception. The Conference will continue through Sunday, June 11, with a keynote speaker on Saturday, June 10. Exhibits will be open for you to view Saturday and Sunday.


The three-day workshops will begin on Monday, June 12, ending Wednesday, June 14, 2023.


Keynote Speakers

Martina Celerin is our Conference keynote speaker on Saturday, June 10th, at 7:00 PM in Graves Hall. Monday, June 12 at 7:00 P.M., Linda Shevel will present a workshop keynote address in the Martha Miller Auditorium followed by an Instructor sale in the Martha Miller Rotunda.


Fashion Show and Dessert Reception

The Fashion Show kicks off this year’s conference on Friday, June 9th at 7:00 P.M. in Maas Auditorium with a dessert reception during the fashion show. Fashion Show tickets must be purchased prior to the event and will be $25.00 and can be purchased on the registration site. Tickets will not be available at the door.


MLH Annual Meeting

All MLH members are encouraged to attend the Annual meeting, where you will hear year end committee reports and vote for officers. Vice President is up for election this year. The MLH Annual Meeting is Saturday, June 10th at 6:30 P.M., in Graves Hall, immediately followed by the Keynote speaker at 7:00 P.M. Awards will be presented for the MLH Exhibits at the end of the Keynote address.


MLH Guild Exhibits

Each MLH participating guild and their members are encouraged to enter the Guild Exhibits (non- juried). This displays to our audience the extent of the various fiber talents of our members. Those feeling they are not in a guild large enough to participate, or for MLH members not belonging to a local guild, please know there is exhibit space for your entries as well. Guilds and individuals are encouraged, but not mandatory, to use this year’s theme for their guild displays. For more information regarding guild or individual displays please contact Cathy McCarthy at


Judged Exhibits

There will be four exhibits judged for prizes: Fashion, Fashion Accessories, Fiber Art, and Functional Fiber. Detailed information regarding these exhibits can be found at the back of this booklet or on our website ( Information on location and open times will be included in your registration folders and on our website closer to the event. 



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