Ongoing Fiber Arts Demonstrations

You are invited to visit the Rabbit Barn any time between 9:00 a.m. and noon and between 1:00 and 4:00 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, for free demonstrations of many fiber arts. Subjects may include, but not be limited to, the following:

  • Spinning on a spinning wheel
  • Spinning on a drop spindle
  • Spinning on a supported spindle
  • Spinning on a charkha
  • Weaving
  • Hand Knitting
  • Crochet
  • Sock Machine Knitting
  • Flat and/or Double Bed Knitting
  • Tatting
  • Bobbin Lace
  • Needlepoint
  • Needlefelting
  • Embroidery Embellishment

We also offer a special, on-going demonstration of spinning fiber directly from angora rabbits.

You are invited to stop in and join us in demonstrating your favorite fiber art.

2017 Catalog Cover Art Competition Winner

Congratulations to Britt Silkey of Frostburg, MD for her winning entry in the 2017 Cover Art Competition.

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Vendor updates!

Two new vendors added:
Ewetopia from Viroqua, WI (Main Exhibition Hall A24)
Taylored Fibers from Bowie, MD (Main Exhibition Hall A23)

One returning vendor added, note new location:
Kris Schaible Glass Studio (Outside East E9)

One location change:
Oasis Farm Fiber Mill (Barn 3, Space 14)

See the complete vendor listing at sheepandwool.org/partners/vendors/.
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May 3rd is only one week away. Why is that important?

1. Mailed entries for the Skein & Garment Competition must be received by May 3rd.
2. Mailed orders for tickets to the Saturday Shepherds Feast and Sunday Breakfast Buffet must be received by May 3rd, and it's also the last day to order those tickets online.
3. Mailed entries for the Sheep Poster Contest must be received by May 3rd.
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