Silk Thread, The

Fiber, Specialty
Traditional Handcrafts

Website: thesilkthread.com

How to Shop

Online Store: thesilkthread.com/shop
Email:
Contact via Facebook Messenger: m theresa brown
Call or Text: (919) 880-7431

Discount/Special Offer

10% discount March 29-May 15 for Maryland Sheep and Wool shoppers! etsy.com/shop/TheSilkThreadShop?coupon=MDSW2021

About Us

M Theresa Brown is a long time professional portrait artist and painter whose career embraces many areas of the Arts. Her years of printmaking and color work led her to explore the fiber arts. Using many similar skills and accumulated knowledge, she has evolved as a hand painter and ecoprinter on natural fibers. She uses natural dyes and low impact synthetic dyes and merges them into unique, beautiful designs on silk, wool and leather. She transforms the finished fabric into artisanal clothing, accessories and art. Her fiber work has appeared in international publications such as “No Serial Number” and “Belle Armoire”.

Contact Information

2109 Old Mill Farm Rd
Franklinton, NC 27525

(919) 880-7431

Social Media

Facebook: facebook.com/thesilkthreadart
Instagram: instagram.com/thesilkthread
Twitter: twitter.com/mtheresabrown




Warm up for the Festival with Winterfest 2023!

Two days of virtual spinning, knitting, and felting classes on January 28 and 29.

Registration opens November 19.

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Correction - registration for our our in-person classes for 2023 will open at 2:00 pm ET on Sunday, February 19, not February 12 as previously posted.A preview of the classes has been posted at sheepandwool.org/2022-festival/fiber-arts-workshops/. Full class details, including dates and times, will be posted in the next day or two. #mdsw #mdsw2023 #celebrating50years #fiberartseminars #yarnlove #dyeing #felting #fiberprep #colortheory #spinning #handspinning #knitting ... See MoreSee Less
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A preview of our in-person classes for 2023 has been posted at sheepandwool.org/2022-festival/fiber-arts-workshops/. Full class information will be posted once we work out a few more details. Registration will open on February 12. #mdsw #mdsw2023 #celebrating50years #fiberartseminars #yarnlove #dyeing #felting #fiberprep #colortheory #spinning #handspinning #knitting ... See MoreSee Less
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Thank you to our wonderful instructors - Maggie Casey. Jillian Moreno, Esther Rodgers, Kira Dulaney, Alasdair Post-Quinn, and Kristen Walsh - for teaching virtually for our second annual Maryland Sheep & Wool Festival Winterfest. Thank you, too, Angela Muller, for your fabulous and informative lecture. And a resounding thank you to all the participants (and class assistants) that made Winterfest a success!See you at the live 50th annual Maryland Sheep & Wool Festival on May 6 & 7. The class listings for that should be posted in the next week or so. Registration will open on February 12. ... See MoreSee Less
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