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. on Saturday and Sunday for free demonstrations of many fiber arts.

Stop by to talk with experienced fiber artist volunteers and you may see:

  • Spinning on a variety of spinning wheels
  • Spindle spinning
  • Weaving
  • Hand knitting
  • Sock machine knitting
  • Machine knitting
  • Crochet
  • Tatting
  • Bobbin lace making
  • Needlepoint
  • Needle felting
  • Embroidery

These fiber artists are excited to share the history of their craft and their experience with all ages. They are here to answer questions and to help you get an up-close and personal look at handcrafts in action.

2020 Catalog Cover Artist

Presenting our 2020 catalog cover, featuring an original woodcut done just for us by Bobby Rosenstock of JustAJar Design Press.

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Attention please! We ended up with a small quantity of 2020 merchandise left over from our virtual festival order. This includes short sleeve t-shirts, long sleeve t-shirts, sweatshirts, tote bags, sling bags, backpacks, posters, note cards and enamel pins. Sorry, no mugs, and not all sizes are available in the shirts and sweatshirts.

You can view these items at www.sheepman.com/product-category/maryland-sheep-wool-festival-online/, but because of the limited quantities you CANNOT ORDER THEM ONLINE. All items will be sold by telephone order ONLY on a first come, first served basis. Orders will be accepted by Sheepman Supply at 301-662-4197 Monday-Friday between 9:00 am and 4:00 pm. I repeat, orders will be accepted by TELEPHONE ONLY at 301-662-4197 Monday-Friday between 9:00 am and 4:00 pm.

This may be your last chance to get 2020 Festival merchandise!
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