MAFA 2023 – Back to In-person at Millersville University!

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With dozens of classes in weaving, spinning, dyeing, felting, basketmaking, and other fiber arts, MAFA 2023 is sure to be a fun and inspiring experience! Shop the vendor marketplace, peruse the fashion, fiber art, and hat exhibits, take part in the towel exchange, enjoy yoga in the afternoon, and make new friends — there’s a lot to look forward to!

The MAFA 2023 conference will be held at Millersville University, Millersville, PA. The campus is located between Harrisburg and Lancaster, in south-central Pennsylvania’s historic Lancaster County.

Important Dates:

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February 4, 2023Early registration opens for MAFA guild members and associate members. Find the link on the Registration page
February 15, 2023Entry forms open for Fashion, Fiber Art, and Hats exhibits and Towel Exchange
February 18, 2023Registration opens for non-members, instructors, vendors, and day-trippers
April 1, 2023Late registration begins (late fee of $50 applies)
April 1, 2023Deadline to apply for a MAFA Fellowship Award
May 15, 2023Deadline to enter the Fashion, Fiber Art, and Hat Exhibits and Towel Exchange
May 15, 2023Deadline to submit conference advertisements
May 25, 2023Registration closes, last day to cancel
June 22-25, 2023MAFA 2023 Conference!

How can I get updates about MAFA 2023?

  • Check back here as we continue to update information and confirm events on the schedule.
  • Sign up for the MAFA Update email list HERE.
  • Follow MAFA on social media and use the hashtag #2023mafa. Links to Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and Ravelry are at the top of MAFA web pages.

Interested in volunteering for the conference committee?

We have several open positions on the conference committee that could use your organization skills and enthusiasm. Check the Volunteer page or email conference@mafafiber.org for more info.

We look forward to seeing you in Millersville!

MAFA 2023 Conference Committee