2018 Schedule

Thursday, May 24

12 noon- 8PM  Booth set up and vendor check in

Friday, May 25

7:00 AM – 12 noon Vendor Set-up

12 noon: Festival booths open to the public

Noon to 4PM Fleece Sale, all sales will be subject to a 90%/10% split

Photo Booth, where you can take selfies with the most adorable alpacas. Located in the Pavilion

1PM: Sheep Handling Demonstration followed by a Q & A session with Vicki Peffers

Friday Morning Workshops

Class Name Instructor Time Location
Basket Making using the Nantucket Mold Robin Goatey  9 am-11 am Greer Building, left of stage
Spin and Ply with a Tibetan Spindle Teresa Goatey  9 am-11 am Greer Building, back room
Beginning Rigid Heddle Weaving Darlene Megli  9 am-12 noon Armory Building
Beginning Spinning on a Wheel Donna Parks  9 am-12 noon Greer Building, stage
Card Weaving Melissa Goodwin  9 am-12 noon Greer Building, back room
Continuous Strand Weaving on Small Frames Bex Oliger  9 am-12 noon Greer Building, right of stage
How to Train Your Fiber, Both       Part 1 only Roo Kline  9 am-12 noon Concession Stand
Introduction to Soap Making Seth Shafer  9 am-12 noon Poultry Barn
Weaving on a Cardboard Loom Nancy Barnett  9 am-12 noon Armory Building
Dyes of The Americas Kathy Sparks  9 am-4 pm Crop Barn
Get Squared for the Perfect Fit Amy Shelton  9 am-4 pm Greer Building stage

Friday Afternoon Classes

Class Name Instructor Time Location
Rug Hooking-Celtic Design Robin Goatey 12:30–3:30 pm Greer Building, left of stage
Felted Jewelry Joi Chupp 1-3 pm Greer Building, right of stage
Bumps and Holes Melissa Goodwin 1-4 pm Greer Building stage
Dyeing 101 CANCELLED Gina Levesque 1-4 pm Concession Stand
Learning to Twine Jonee Davis 1-4 pm Greer Building, back room
 Freestyle Weaving on a Saori Loom  Q. Wirtz  1-4pm  Armory, in Booth
Tapestry Weaving, the Basics Judy Crouch 1-4 pm Armory Building
Beginning Spindle Spinning Sue Gazell 3:30–5 pm Greer Building, left of stage
Microwave Dyeing for Blended Batts Teresa Goatey 3:30-5:30 pm Greer Building, left of stage

Festival Closes at 6PM

Saturday, May 26th

7-9AM  Booths open to Vendors / Vendor set up

9AM Festival booths open to the public

9AM- 2PM  Fleece Sale, Chandler Building

10AM and 2PM  Sheep Handling Demonstration with Q & A following with Vicki Peffers

11 AM – 3 PM  Sheep Shearing

 

Saturday Morning Workshops

Class Name Instructor Time Location
Lichen Dyeing Kathy Sparks  9 am-1 pm Crop Barn
Beginning Crochet Jonee Davis  9 am-12 noon Greer Building,  stage
Beginning Spinning on a Wheel Judy Crouch  9 am-12 noon Armory Building
Color and Weave Melissa Goodwin  9 am-12 noon Greer Building
Rug Hooking-Contemporary Teresa Goatey  9 am-12 noon Greer Building, left of stage
Silk Loves Shibori Jan Quarles  9 am-12 noon Concession Stand
Toes Up, Two at a Time Socks Bex Oliger  9 am-12 noon Greer Building, right of stage
 Weaving for the Impatient Weaver Joi Chupp 9 am-12 noon  Greer Building, back room
24 Colors from One Pot CANCELLED Diana Wallace  9 am-4 pm Poultry Barn

Saturday Afternoon Classes

Class Name Instructor Time Location
Introduction to Tapestry Weaving  Robin Goatey 12:30-2:30 pm Greer Building, left of stage
25 Things You Didn’t Know About Knitting Bex Oliger 1-4 pm Greer Building, right of stage
Beginning Rigid Heddle Weaving Darlene Megli 1-4 pm Armory Building
Beginning Spinning Wheel Donna Parks 1-4 pm Greer Building, Stage
How to Train Your Fiber, Part 2 Roo Kline 1-4 pm Armory (in Booth)
Needle Felted Purse Joi Chupp 1-4 pm Greer Building, back room
Introduction to Soap Making Seth Shafer 2-5 pm Crop Barn
Peg Loom Weaving Jonee Davis 1-4 pm Greer Building, Stage
Felted Dry Balls Cancelled Jill Wood 2:30–4:30 pm Greer Building, back room
Beginning Spindle Spinning Sue Gazell 3:00–4:30 pm Greer Building, left of stage
Vibrant Lasting Greens from Natural Dyes Gina Levesque 1-4 pm Concession Stand

3PM  Fleece sale Closes, Fleeces to be picked up by 5 pm

5PM Festival Closes