Yarnfiti Community Art Project

Donation Deadline - Saturday, August 31, 2019
Installation Party - Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 2 p.m.
Installation Premiers - Sunday, September 29, 2019 - 1 p.m.

Lend your knitting and crocheting skills to Yarnfiti, the Orange County Library System's annual community art project. Since 2017, fiber artists throughout Central Florida have donated knitted and crocheted items to create large art installations.

Discover the fun of collaborting with other fiber arts to create an undersea world out of yarn. Design your own element or use any pattern to contribute your talent to our annual community art installation. 

Download the Yarnfiti 2019 Flyer

Upcoming Events

No Registration Required
Wednesday
July
24
5:00​pm
Event Categories: Maker/DIY; Arts & Crafting
Contribute your crochet and knitting talents to the annual Yarnfiti Community Art Project. Join us in crafting an undersea paradise out of yarn complete with undersea plants, animals and corals.
Learn more >
Registration Required
Monday
July
29
10:30​am
Event Categories: Maker/DIY; Arts & Crafting
Contribute your talents to the annual Yarnfiti Community Art Project. Join us in crafting a coral reef seascape. Learn how to knit seashell coasters while learning new techniques.
Learn more >
No Registration Required
Wednesday
July
31
5:00​pm
(Learning Cube)
Event Categories: Maker/DIY; Arts & Crafting
Contribute your crochet and knitting talents to the annual Yarnfiti Community Art Project. Join us in crafting an undersea paradise out of yarn complete with undersea plants, animals and corals.
Learn more >
Registration Required
Friday
August
2
3:00​pm
(Winter Garden - Program Area)
Event Categories: Maker/DIY; Arts & Crafting
Practice your crochet skills while creating a jellyfish amigurumi. This project uses chaining, single crochet, and double crochet stitches to create a jellyfish. Prior crochet experience required.
Learn more >
Registration Required
Monday
August
5
10:30​am
(Technology Classroom)
Event Categories: Maker/DIY; Arts & Crafting
Contribute your talents to the annual Yarnfiti Community Art Project. Join us in crafting a coral reef seascape. Learn how to knit seashell coasters while learning new techniques.
Learn more >
No Registration Required
Wednesday
August
7
5:00​pm
(Learning Cube)
Event Categories: Maker/DIY; Arts & Crafting
Contribute your crochet and knitting talents to the annual Yarnfiti Community Art Project. Join us in crafting an undersea paradise out of yarn complete with undersea plants, animals and corals.
Learn more >
Registration Required
Monday
August
12
10:30​am
(Technology Classroom)
Event Categories: Maker/DIY; Arts & Crafting
Contribute your talents to the annual Yarnfiti Community Art Project. Join us in crafting a coral reef seascape. Learn how to knit seashell coasters while learning new techniques.
Learn more >
No Registration Required
Wednesday
August
14
5:00​pm
(Learning Cube)
Event Categories: Maker/DIY; Arts & Crafting
Contribute your crochet and knitting talents to the annual Yarnfiti Community Art Project. Join us in crafting an undersea paradise out of yarn complete with undersea plants, animals and corals.
Learn more >
Registration Required
Monday
August
19
10:30​am
(Technology Classroom)
Event Categories: Maker/DIY; Arts & Crafting
Contribute your talents to the annual Yarnfiti Community Art Project. Join us in crafting a coral reef seascape. Learn how to knit seashell coasters while learning new techniques.
Learn more >
No Registration Required
Wednesday
August
21
5:00​pm
(Learning Cube)
Event Categories: Maker/DIY; Arts & Crafting
Contribute your crochet and knitting talents to the annual Yarnfiti Community Art Project. Join us in crafting an undersea paradise out of yarn complete with undersea plants, animals and corals.
Learn more >

Directions & Parking Information

The Orlando Public Library is located at 101 E. Central Boulevard, Orlando, FL 32801.

Traveling East on I-4, take the South Street exit (82B), turn right on Central Blvd and the library will be on your left in 0.6 miles. Traveling West on I-4, take exit 84 for US-17/US-92, turn left onto US-17 N/US-92 E/W Colonial Dr, turn right onto N Orange Ave for 0.8 miles, then turn left onto E. Central Blvd and the library will be on your left.

Read more about the Orlando Public Library and parking. OCLS is not able to validate or reimburse parking.

Accomodations

Any person requiring special accommodations to participate in any class or program due to a disability may arrange for assistance by contacting us at 407.835.7323 at least seven days prior to the event.