A family-friendly festival featuring fiber animals (sheep, alpacas, goats, rabbits) and fiber arts, including spinning, weaving, knitting, dyeing, felting, and crochet. Demonstrations of spinning, weaving, dyeing, and sheep shearing, activities for children.
Over 100 vendor booths under cover with yarn, roving, fabrics, fiber equipment, unique homemade articles from natural fibers, photographs, and other farm products. Fleece sale, weaving competition, wheel corral and storybook loom for visitor participation. Nationally-recognized speakers in free lectures on knitting sustainably and textiles in history.
Register for workshops in drop-spindle art yarn or ergonomics for fiber arts, among others. Music and great food complete the picture in an accessible rural setting only 40 minutes from Syracuse.
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