The Dutchess County Fairgrounds
6550 Spring Brook Ave.
Rhinebeck, NY 12572

NYS Sheep & Wool Festival - Workshop Registration

Down the Slipper-y Slope - SOLD OUT

Saturday, October 21, 2017

10:00 - 1:00

Instructor: Mary Scott Huff

Class Fee: $50.00

Material Fee: $0.00

Maximum Class Size: 20

0 Seats Available

About Seat Availability: The availability shown above does NOT A GUARANTEE that an actual seat is available to be purchased. Each registration will be verified after your purchase and if an over sale of seats occurs you will be notified and the price of the over sold seat will be refunded in it's entirety.

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Knit a pair of delightful Twinkle Toes slippers!  Students receive the free pattern in class.  As you work, enjoy the story of how Mary became a slipper-knitter, including a slideshow presentation and trunk show. 

We'll explore the various slipper architectures she discovered and/or invented while creating designs for her Fun & Fantastical Slippers to Knit book.  Embellishment, felting, and various sole treatments will also be discussed.

Level of experience: Intermediate

Mary may be reached by emailing

Materials Information

There is no materials fee for this workshop.

Materials Provided by Instructor: Class Pattern

Materials Provided by Student: For Class:  2 100g skeins medium-weight 100% wool yarn suitable for felting (such as Cascade 220), stitch markers, size 10 (6 mm) set of dpn or size to obtain gauge, spare dpn in same size or smaller.
To Finish: Tapestry needle, hand sewing needle & thread, 11/2 yd (1.5 m) 11/2" (38 mm) velvet ribbon, eight 5/8" (16 mm) buttons, optional leather or suede scrap(s) for soles.

Homework: Practice Judy's Magic, or other toe-up sock cast on technique.

Workshop Instructor

Mary Scott Huff is the author of six knitting books: The New Stranded Colorwork, Teach Yourself Visually Color Knitting, Fun and more