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January Rug Hooking Classes

On the Saturdays Jan 23rd and 30th, Susie will be offering beginning Rug Hooking Classes at our studio at 245 River Road in Edgecomb, Maine. The classes will focus on rug hooking in the primitive style and on designing a unique and personal rug. Be sure to come with an idea for your rug. Cost for the 2 sessions will… Read more →

Hooking Frames Available

Stephenson Fiber Arts Standard Hooking Frame   This frame is based on the frame I first made Susie when she started hooking in 1994.  Over a hundred rugs were produced on that frame and based on that experience we’ve made a few small improvements.  This is a simple, yet time tested, design that will get you started for a reasonable… Read more →

2016 Winter to Spring Dye Workshops

Eight full day Sunday workshops will be held at the Stephenson Fiber Art Gallery from January to May to explore the art and practice of dyeing wool. From chemical to natural dyes and stove top to microwave, students will practice a variety of techniques to create a palette for their fiber art. These are hands-on workshops, not demonstrations.  Expect to… Read more →

Classes at Stephenson Fiber Arts

Beginning Rug hooking Class will cover all the basics of designing, hooking, and finishing a primitive hooked rug.  The class includes four 2 hour sessions and will run from mid January to early February. The cost for four sessions is $100.  Students may bring their own equipment and materials.  Kits are available and these will include a hooking frame, hook,… Read more →

Hand sewn wool mice

Fiber College in Searsport, Maine.

We’re looking forward to setting up at Fiber College of Maine in Searsport on September 3-7. Susie will be teaching classes on how to make Maine Mice and some mouse-size furniture. Tom will be selling wool swatches, yarn, roving and kits. We will have a couple of our fiber sheep and goats along to keeps us company and help Tom… Read more →