New from Knitting Fever's Araucania line, we have ALUMCO (a Mapuche word for 'reflection on the water'), a 50/50 blend of cotton and viscose with a lovely drape and sheen.
Fiber Arts Fiesta- and Summer Class Schedule.... Olé!!
FIBER ARTS FIESTA is in full swing now over at the Expo NM-Fairgrounds. The event is hosted by all 17 of the Guilds in town! Don't miss this fun biannual event! Embroidery, Silk Painting, Quilting, Knitting, Weaving, Polymer Clay, Crochet, Beads, Dolls, Spinning, Machine Knitting, and Sewing .... you will see it all! Vendors come from all over to sell their wares that relate primarily to all the guild interests.
-TEMARI 5/27 1-4:30 pm
-BEGINNING 4-HARNESS WEAVING 5/28 6-9p Intensive beginning weaving over a month.
-NEEDLE FELTED ANIMALS on Saturday 6/6 from 9:30-noon. Good for all ages, children to adult
-BASIC NATURAL DYEING 6/6 10-4p
-ALL THAT MADDERS (DYE) 6/20 10-4p
Our Summer class schedule is ready, and it will be up on the website and available Thursday at FIBER ARTS FIESTA! Those classes will begin mid-June and go through mid-September.
EVAC has put out a call for fiber artists of their FIBER ROCKS- with a theme about Petroglyphs to be inspired by petroglyphs found on the Petroglyph Wells Project Preserve (you must be a member of EVAC). For more details, contact April Jouse at firstname.lastname@example.org There is a 6/1 deadline- some information is available to pick up at Village Wools.
NEW Magazines: KNITSCENE Accessories and Handwoven, as well as the new Noro Magazine.
Above, Wooly Wonka's Fiber Yarn Club: new colors for March and April- purple is AERTEN DK, the other is ARTIO SOCK
Fiber Addiction Specialists!
Welcome to Village Wools! New Mexico’s premier yarn shop! The friendly and helpful staff at Village Wools has the knowledge and experience to assist with your next big knitting, weaving, spinning, felting, or dyeing project. Do you want to learn a new skill? Village Wools offers classes at many different levels from beginner to advanced!