Workshops & Local Events

Winter Workshops are here! 

To register for a workshop please email susan@madriverfibermill.com or call (802) 496-7746. 

A $25 deposit will hold your spot. Register for 2 or more workshops to receive a 20% discount.

 

We also offer private lessons for spinning, felting, and weaving on the floor loom and otherwise.

Please call or email us for more information and to register. 

 

1. Rigid Heddle Weaving

Weaving on a rigid heddle loom is easy to learn and offers a world of creativity. If you are new to weaving this is a great first step. Rigid heddle weaving is also a great stash buster for knitters and spinners. You will learn how to dress the loom and explore numerous techniques incorporating color and texture. Everyone goes home with their sample.

Date: Saturday February 17th
Time: 10am-4pm
Fee: $125 includes materials and use of loom
Class limit: 4 students

 

2. Drop-In Spinning

Want to learn a new technique, fine tune your spinning wheel, and enjoy a day of spinning? This is an informal gathering where what we do is up to you. Bring your own drop spindle or wheel or use the equipment at the shop. Stay as long as you want.

Date: Monday February 19th
Time: 1pm-4pm
Fee: $30

 

Fiber Riot!

This is an informal, weekly gathering that will satisfy that fiber craving of yours. Join fellow fiber fanatics in sharing ideas and getting the creative juices flowing. Bring whatever project you are working on--knitting, crocheting, spinning, rug hooking, you name it! There will also be featured projects or programs periodically to keep you inspired. You don't want to miss this!

Date: Every Wednesday evening. Upcoming dates: Jan 24, 31. February 7, 14, 21, 28. March 7. 14, 21, 28. 

Time: 5pm-8pm

Fee: Free