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

NYS Sheep & Wool Festival - Workshop Registration

As a designer, teacher and lecturer, Diane brings over 33 years experience in needle arts to her classes. From designing a limited edition more

I raise luxury fiber livestock, I'm a fiber artist and teacher who has won several Judges Choice awards for ability and creativity. I pride more

Julie Cashin of Buttonjar Studio has been teaching knitting and crochet for 18+ years. Sharing techniques, working with color and exploring more

Since she can remember Jacquie has always been working multiple hand projects and learning new crafts. She is an advanced knitter and designer of more

Shepherding Karakul heritage sheep enabled Kathy to create rug yarn using their long coarse fiber and share the history of her biblical sheep more

Crispina ffrench is a forward thinking free spirit with a passion for environmental protection and recycling. Crispina ffrench more

Going out onto the land, harvesting materials from nature, and weaving a basket is Katie Grove’s idea of a perfect day. She is a more

Hetty Gunderud is rarely seen without yarn or fleece close by.   Born and raised in London, England and the suburbs,  I more

Donna's Bio:A knitting instructor and designer for over 25 years, she is also an accomplished handspinner.  Known for her patient more

Wendy G. Jensen is an award winning professional basketmaker living in the Berkshires of western Massachusetts. She teaches workshops at many more

Donna Kay Is a knitter, spinner, designer, instructor and shepherd, often all in the same day. Her home is a farm New Hampshire that she shares with more

Sue Muldoon divides her time between 3-dimensional and 2-dimensional work. She bounces back and forth between photography, web design and graphic more

My main hobbies have always been Crafts and Art. I have following credentials in the field of crafts and art: 1) Certified more

 I have been knitting since my mother gave me my first needles and own ball of yarn at age 5. That was over 5 decades ago. Since that time more

Nica Rabinowitz is the Founder and Creative Director of the <a target="_blank" rel="nofollow" href=" more

Kimberly Radcliffe is obsessed with fleece! She learned to spin in 2009 and within a year, acquired her first raw fleece. < more

Carolyn Rivello has been involved with handwork of all kinds since learning to sew in 4-H when she was young. She has been spinning for seventeen more

I have been an avid rug hooker since 1977, being taught by my husband’s Grandmother. My enjoyment of this wonderful art has spurred me more

Robin Russo lives in Bradford, Vermont where she teaches spinning, dyeing, felting, kumihimo and working with exotic fibers.  Over the past more

Yukako, a Japanese-born artist founded Loop of the Loom in 2005 which is the second registered SAORI weaving studio out of Japan after she more

Marilou Schultz, is a renowned Navajo weaver from the Navajo Nation, specialized in both traditional and contemporary weavings using more

Kathy Sparks has been involved with fiber in some way, shape or form for the past 45 years. She honed her craft both by earning a Master’s more

Jaya Srikrishnan has been knitting for 50+ years. She is an accomplished designer and teacher who loves to share her expertise and enthusiasm with more

I'm a Maine based indie designer and stranded yoke fanatic, a lover of all types of colorwork yokes: Icelandic, Shetland, Norwegian and more

Nathan Taylor, (aka Sockmatician on Ravelry, Instagram, YouTube and Twitter) is obsessed with double-knitting! He has been knitting seriously more

Vicki Twigg learned to knit and crochet at about the age of 5, followed soon after by sewing, and has always loved to experiment with and more

My sister, Melissa, and I have been needle felting full time for 10 years with our business Going Gnome. during that time we have developed more

I made my first basket late one afternoon after a challenging day as an elementary teacher…it was a disaster!  However I found this craft more

Leslie has been a jeweler since the late 1960’s.  After many years of retail mostly from her home/studio in Rockport, MA, she closed her more

Jane has spent the last 36 years working as a production weaver. In 1991 she earned an MFA from San Francisco State University with a more

About 11 years ago, I was told my toddler would love seeing the animals at a fiber fair. While there, I saw what looked like a painting of a more

Even though I've been spinning more than 35 years, I still find new ideas to ponder and questions to wonder about. I teach, write, create, more