Teaching Museum for the Fiber Arts & Textiles/Y.O.U.T.H. Program, Inc.

Traditional Handcrafts
Felted Products & Felting Supplies

Website: teachingmuseum.org

How to Shop

Online Store: This is a first for us to sell on line. We are on Etsy and have two shops. For finished items go to: Etsy and type in search CreativeFiberArtsUSA and for kits and supplies type in search FiberArtSuppliesUSA. If you should have any problems, please feel free to contact us via any of the methods below.
Contact via Facebook Messenger: debbie.mancuso.75
Call or Text: (717) 873-8960

Discount/Special Offer

Offers are different depending on purchase. Could be free shipping, free admission ticket to museum, or free samples.

About Us

Thank you for participating in Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival. We appreciate your support! The Fiber arts and textiles are not just art – they are the foundation of our textile industry’s history. Help us keep them alive!

The Teaching Museum for the Fiber Arts and Textiles is sponsored by the Y.O.U.T.H. Program, Inc. and is in York County PA. This organization became a non-profit in 2003 and works with youth, animals, the fiber arts, and communities. It teaches youth every aspect of operating a Student-Run-Business. (which is our gift shop, field shows, and now Etzy). We are located on an 11- acre farmstead and have Border Leicester cross sheep, alpacas, horses, and others. The youth care for them, help with shearing, preparing the fleeces for roving and hand-crafted items, learn the fiber arts, demonstrate, and assist with sales. The Teaching Museum was established in 2016 and is open to the community and tourists. We also have classes for boys/girls and adults.

Our mission is to provide educational and hands-on-involvement of the fiber arts and textiles while keeping its history alive. If you would like to learn more about us, share information with us, or make a donation, please visit our website: www.teachingmuseum.org!

If you are ever in the area, please feel free to drop in to visit.

Contact Information

12637 Mt. Olivet Road
Felton, PA 17322

(717) 873-8960
Refer to our website for further details.

Social Media

Facebook: Teaching Museum for the Fiber Arts and Textiles
Instagram: teachingmuseum

2022 Catalog Cover Artist

Susan Due Pearcy has lived in the Agricultural Reserve in Barnesville, Maryland for 27 years and enjoys having sheep grazing next door and fibre artist friends nearby. She is continually inspired in her art and life by the natural beauty of her surroundings and works plein air in oil and pastel and creates her printmaking in Sugarloaf Studio behind her home...

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If you didn't brave the weather to come to last week's festival, but still want a festival t-shirt, you're in luck. Our online store at is being restocked with 2022 merchandise and should be ready by Monday, May 16, 2022 (they just need a little time to unpack the boxes that came back from the festival and see what's what). If memory serves, they will have two colors of short sleeve tees, a long sleeve tee, hats, aprons, fleece vests, sling bags and cinch sack/backpacks. Sorry, the large canvas tote bags are all gone.The online store is at www.sheepman.com/product-category/maryland-sheep-wool-festival-online/. You can also purchase these items in person at the Ceresville New Holland, Inc./Sheepman Supply Co. showroom in Frederick, Maryland. #mdsw2022 #festivalgear ... See MoreSee Less
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If you or anyone else receives an email claiming to be able to sell you a list of attendees of the Maryland Sheep & Wool Festival, please ignore it as IT IS A SCAM. It has come to our attention that companies are emailing some of the Maryland Sheep & Wool Festival’s exhibitors and attendees, claiming to offer our attendee email list. This is a common occurrence with large conferences and trade shows in recent years.It is our policy to NEVER sell, rent, or share attendee contact information. No company is authorized to distribute or sell any email lists of Festival attendees. The Festival is not providing this list nor generating these messages. How did they get your email? Software programs can crawl websites in search of email addresses that are listed on them (identifiable by the @ sign).If you receive an email offering to sell you a list of Festival attendees, do not respond to it. By responding—even with a request to unsubscribe—you confirm that your email address is a valid one, which may increase the likelihood that you’ll be contacted again. ... See MoreSee Less
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This little lost lamb kid's mitten was turned in to the Lost & Found and would like to find it's mate. There is also a handmade shawlette someone might be missing, along with the usual random assortment of items -- reading glasses, etc. -- and, no surprise, a folding umbrella and a pair of rubber boots. Message me or email if any of these sound like they might belong to you, or if there is something else you would like me to check for. #mdsw2022 #lostandfound ... See MoreSee Less
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