Special Thanks To. . .

Maryland Agricultural Fair Board for its continuing financial support. See the board members.

Howard County Fair Board for their ongoing cooperation regarding use of the Howard County Fairgrounds throughout the year

David Ashton and his staff at Ashton Design of Baltimore, Maryland for the catalog cover and poster designs

Howard County Public Information Office and the Howard County Office of Tourism and Promotion for their help and encouragement in promoting the Festival

Mr. Trawitz for donating the Maryland Lamb & Wool Queen’s sheepskin slippers

Howard County Police Department for Traffic Control

Boy Scout Troop 1023 from Monrovia, MD for Parking Assistance

Howard County Living Farm Heritage Museum for making additional space available for Fiber Arts Workshops and helping with parking at the Festival.

Howard County Fire & Rescue, and the Emergency Service Department of Howard County for providing First Aid services

Dayton 4-H Club for cleaning the sheep pens after the Festival

Tractor Supply Company, Mt. Airy for supporting the Festival

Pipestone Veterinary Services for supporting our Shepherd Workshops

The artists who graciously allowed us to use their artwork throughout the catalog

The volunteers who make the Festival a success


Photo for Vulcans Rest Fibers
Vulcans Rest Fibers


Photo for Care Veterinary Center
Care Veterinary Center


Photo for Zazzy Peacock Studios
Zazzy Peacock Studios