Calendar

We’ve got a lot happening throughout the year at the Fiber Garden! Click on any calendar item to open a window with a description of the workshop or event and a link to the registration.

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20th Anniversary SALE!


April 5,2014 - Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
It\'s been a LONG winter! Time to celebrate the warmer weather. What better way to do that then with a SALE! And...April 2014 celebrates the Fiber Garden\'s 20 year anniversary!! Two great reasons for a sale! (No registration necessary!)
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Location

Fiber Garden LLC
N5095 Old 54 Rd
Black River Falls, WI 54615

Event Fees:


Registration is closed for this event.
For more information or questions, please email:
deb@fibergarden.com

20th Anniversary SALE!


April 6,2014 - Time: 11:00 am - 4:30 pm
It\'s been a LONG winter! Time to celebrate the warmer weather. What better way to do that then with a SALE! And...April 2014 celebrates the Fiber Garden\'s 20 year anniversary!! Two great reasons for a sale! (No registration necessary!)
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Location

Fiber Garden LLC
N5095 Old 54 Rd
Black River Falls, WI 54615

Event Fees:


Registration is closed for this event.
For more information or questions, please email:
deb@fibergarden.com

Studio Reserved for Private Self-Patterning Knitting Yarns Workshop


April 8,2014 - Time: 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Dyeing Self-Patterning Knitting Yarns: Learn to dye your own yarns that magically create fair Isle and striping patterns when knit...perfect for socks, mittens, caps and other small projects. Commercially produced patterning yarns have been very popular...now come create your own and learn how the magic is made! You will dye enough yarn to make a pair of adult socks and still have yarn leftover for a small second project. No previous dyeing experience necessary. Workshop fee is $60 and includes all materials, yarns and dyes.  A $25 non-refundable deposit will be due at the time of registration to confirm your space. The remainder of the fee will be paid at the end of your workshop. Please note that this is a private class for the group of Jill Greger. The public class is scheduled for May 3.  

Location

Fiber Garden LLC

Black River Falls, WI 54615

Event Fees:

$ 25.00 Workshop Deposit - (balance of $35 paid at conclusion of class)


Registration is closed for this event.
For more information or questions, please email:
deb@fibergarden.com

Beginning Spinning


April 25,2014 - April 27,2014Time: 6:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Learn to turn wool into your own unique yarns!  Workshop will explore handcarding, drumcarding, spinning single and multi-ply yarns.  We will also talk about washing fleece, create art batts, and demonstrate some basic dye techniques. No previous spinning experience required.  Length: Full weekend (Friday evening 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.; Saturday 9:30am-5pm; Sunday 9:30am-1:30pm) Workshop fee is $160 for the weekend and includes all materials.  A $40 non-refundable deposit will be due at the time of registration to confirm your space. The remainder of the fee will be paid at the end of your workshop.
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Location

Fiber Garden LLC

Black River Falls, WI 54615

Event Fees:

$ 40.00 Workshop Deposit

Dyeing Self-Patterning Knitting Yarns


May 3,2014 - Time: 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Dyeing Self-Patterning Knitting Yarns: Learn to dye your own yarns that magically create fair Isle and striping patterns when knit...perfect for socks, mittens, caps and other small projects. Commercially produced patterning yarns have been very popular...now come create your own and learn how the magic is made! You will dye enough yarn to make a pair of adult socks and still have yarn leftover for a small second project. No previous dyeing experience necessary. Workshop fee is $60 and includes all materials, yarns and dyes.  A $25 non-refundable deposit will be due at the time of registration to confirm your space. The remainder of the fee will be paid at the end of your workshop.  

Location

Fiber Garden LLC

Black River Falls, WI 54615

Event Fees:

$ 25.00 Workshop Deposit - (balance of $35 paid at conclusion of class)

Dyer's Workshop


May 30,2014 - June 1,2014Time: 4:00 pm - 3:00 pm
A new approach to dyeing classes by letting YOU create your own agenda for the weekend. You will choose your class length and what you will study during the class.  Some possibilities include dyeing silks; rainbow dyeing yarns and rovings; painted yarns; dyeing cellulose fibers (cotton, bamboo); dyeing socks, shoelaces, scarves, shawls, quilt squares …the sky is the limit!  You will learn from what others are doing and they will learn from you.  No pre-requisite, all levels, including beginners welcome.   Fees do NOT include yarns, fibers, & fabrics for dyeing. You may bring your own or purchase what you need from the Fiber Garden. Class cost will be based on the length of workshop you choose.  Fees include instruction and use of dyes and equipment.  Class fees are as follows:  one day only – $60; one and a half days - $110; 2 1/2 days/full weekend - $160.  Fees do NOT include yarns, fibers & fabrics for dyeing. You may bring your own or purchase what you need from the Fiber Garden.  Be sure and indicate the class length you are enrolling for on the registration form. (Note that if you wish to dye plant-based fibers, you MUST select a multi-day workshop option!)  A non-refundable deposit will be due at the time of registration to confirm your space. The remainder of the fee will be paid at the end of your workshop.
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Location

Fiber Garden
N5095 Old 54 Rd
Black River Falls, WI 54615

Event Fees:

$ 40.00 Friday-Sunday (full-weekend) Deposit
$ 35.00 Saturday-Sunday Workshop Deposit
$ 25.00 Saturday Only Workshop Deposit

Weaving


June 3,2014 - June 6,2014Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Summer weekday weaving workshops offer a choice of three-day or four-days.  You will indicate your choice of class length when you register. The four-day workshop provides an additional day of class to give you more time to weave a larger project or multiple projects and take full advantage of your learning experience! Multiple weaving classes will be offered concurrently. The following weaving workshops will be offered this week.  You will be asked to select which workshop you\'d like to register for on the registration page. Please view the descriptions on the \"Weaving Workshops\" page.

Beginning Weaving Bead Leno** Color Gamp** Double Weave Blanket** Double Weave Sampler** Overshot** Overshot Namedraft** Rag Weaving** Rep Weave** Weaving with Bead Embellishments** Custom Workshop (we will work with you to design a project to meet your learning interests)**

**The prerequisite for these workshops is a beginning weaving class in which you have warped and woven on a harness loom. Workshop fee is $160 for the three-day class and $210 for the four-day class plus materials.  A $40 or $50 non-refundable deposit will be due at the time of registration to confirm your space.  The remainder of your fee will be paid at the conclusion of your workshop.
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Location

Fiber Garden LLC

Black River Falls, WI 54615

Event Fees:

$ 40.00 Workshop Deposit - 3 day
$ 50.00 Workshop Deposit - 4 day

Weaving


August 5,2014 - August 8,2014Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Summer weekday weaving workshops offer a choice of three-day or four-days.  You will indicate your choice of class length when you register. The four-day workshop provides an additional day of class to give you more time to weave a larger project or multiple projects and take full advantage of your learning experience! Multiple weaving classes will be offered concurrently. The following weaving workshops will be offered this week.  You will be asked to select which workshop you\'d like to register for on the registration page. Please view the descriptions on the \"Weaving Workshops\" page.

Beginning Weaving Bead Leno** Color Gamp** Double Weave Blanket** Double Weave Sampler** Overshot** Overshot Namedraft** Rag Weaving** Rep Weave** Weaving with Bead Embellishments** Custom Workshop (we will work with you to design a project to meet your learning interests)**

**The prerequisite for these workshops is a beginning weaving class in which you have warped and woven on a harness loom. Workshop fee is $160 for the three-day class and $210 for the four-day class plus materials.  A $40 or $50 non-refundable deposit will be due at the time of registration to confirm your space.  The remainder of your fee will be paid at the conclusion of your workshop.
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Location

Fiber Garden LLC

Black River Falls, WI 54615

Event Fees:

$ 40.00 Workshop Deposit - 3 day
$ 50.00 Workshop Deposit - 4 day

Wisconsin Sheep and Wool Festival


September 5,2014 - September 7,2014Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wisconsin Sheep and Wool Festival.  Deb will be teaching beginning spinning on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.  Come join the fun! Please register directly with the Wisconsin Sheep & Wool Festival by visiting their website.

Location

Jefferson County Fairgrounds
503 N. Jackson St.
Jefferson, WI 53549

Event Fees:

2014 Western Caribbean Spinner's Cruise


September 21,2014 - September 28,2014Time: 6:00 am - 6:00 am
Join spinners from near and far for a seven night Western Caribbean Cruise aboard the magnificent Allure of the Seas. Participate in spinning workshops during our days at sea, nightly spin-ins, and special group events. Complete information and reservation materials are on our travel page.

Location

Royal Caribbean's Allure of the Seas

Fort Lauderdale, FL

Event Fees:

Weaving


October 10,2014 - October 12,2014Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Multiple weaving classes will be offered concurrently. The following weaving workshops will be offered this weekend.  You will be asked to select which workshop you\'d like to register for on the registration page. Please view the descriptions on the \"Weaving Workshops\" page.

Beginning Weaving Bead Leno** Color Gamp** Double Weave Blanket** Double Weave Sampler** Overshot** Overshot Namedraft** Rag Weaving** Rep Weave** Weaving with Bead Embellishments** Custom Workshop (we will work with you to design a project to meet your learning interests)**

**The prerequisite for these workshops is a beginning weaving class in which you have warped and woven on a harness loom. Workshop fee is $160 for the weekend plus materials.  A $40 non-refundable deposit will be due at the time of registration to confirm your space. The remainder of your fee will be paid at the end of your workshop.
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Location

Fiber Garden LLC

Black River Falls, WI 54615

Event Fees:

$ 40.00 Workshop Deposit

Beginning Spinning


October 31,2014 - November 2,2014Time: 6:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Learn to turn wool into your own unique yarns!  Workshop will explore handcarding, drumcarding, spinning single and multi-ply yarns.  We will also talk about washing fleece, create art batts, and demonstrate some basic dye techniques. No previous spinning experience required.  Length: Full weekend (Friday evening 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.; Saturday 9:30am-5pm; Sunday 9:30am-1:30pm) Workshop fee is $160 for the weekend and includes all materials.  A $40 non-refundable deposit will be due at the time of registration to confirm your space. The remainder of the fee will be paid at the end of your workshop.
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Location

Fiber Garden LLC

Black River Falls, WI 54615

Event Fees:

$ 40.00 Workshop Deposit

18th Annual Holiday Country Retreat


November 28,2014 - Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Welcome to my fiber arts studio/mercantile...and to my home! This annual event has become a holiday tradition for friends and families far and wide! You will be warmly welcomed with the kind of hospitality you\'ve come to expect at the Fiber Garden. The mercantile will become a well-stocked gift emporium, focusing on low-cost, high quality, one-of-a-kind items that will be perfect stocking stuffers or for all those people that you need \"just a little something\" for. You\'ll find many, many items priced under $10. And while your purchases are being packaged, stop upstairs to relax and enjoy the holiday music and tasty food and drink.  A table of holiday treats awaits your sampling and the chocolate fountain will be flowing! Take home recipes of your favorites! (No registration necessary!)

Location

Fiber Garden LLC
N5095 Old 54 Rd
Black River Falls, WI 54615

Event Fees:

18th Annual Holiday Country Retreat


November 29,2014 - Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Welcome to my fiber arts studio/mercantile...and to my home! This annual event has become a holiday tradition for friends and families far and wide! You will be warmly welcomed with the kind of hospitality you\'ve come to expect at the Fiber Garden. The mercantile will become a well-stocked gift emporium, focusing on low-cost, high quality, one-of-a-kind items that will be perfect stocking stuffers or for all those people that you need \"just a little something\" for. You\'ll find many, many items priced under $10. And while your purchases are being packaged, stop upstairs to relax and enjoy the holiday music and tasty food and drink.  A table of holiday treats awaits your sampling and the chocolate fountain will be flowing! Take home recipes of your favorites! (No registration necessary!)

Location

Fiber Garden LLC
N5095 Old 54 Rd
Black River Falls, WI 54615

Event Fees:

18th Annual Holiday Country Retreat


November 30,2014 - Time: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Welcome to my fiber arts studio/mercantile...and to my home! This annual event has become a holiday tradition for friends and families far and wide! You will be warmly welcomed with the kind of hospitality you\'ve come to expect at the Fiber Garden. The mercantile will become a well-stocked gift emporium, focusing on low-cost, high quality, one-of-a-kind items that will be perfect stocking stuffers or for all those people that you need \"just a little something\" for. You\'ll find many, many items priced under $10. And while your purchases are being packaged, stop upstairs to relax and enjoy the holiday music and tasty food and drink.  A table of holiday treats awaits your sampling and the chocolate fountain will be flowing! Take home recipes of your favorites! (No registration necessary!)

Location

Fiber Garden LLC
N5095 Old 54 Rd
Black River Falls, WI 54615

Event Fees:

18th Annual Holiday Country Retreat


December 6,2014 - Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Welcome to my fiber arts studio/mercantile...and to my home! This annual event has become a holiday tradition for friends and families far and wide! You will be warmly welcomed with the kind of hospitality you\'ve come to expect at the Fiber Garden. The mercantile will become a well-stocked gift emporium, focusing on low-cost, high quality, one-of-a-kind items that will be perfect stocking stuffers or for all those people that you need \"just a little something\" for. You\'ll find many, many items priced under $10. And while your purchases are being packaged, stop upstairs to relax and enjoy the holiday music and tasty food and drink.  A table of holiday treats awaits your sampling and the chocolate fountain will be flowing! Take home recipes of your favorites! (No registration necessary!)

Location

Fiber Garden LLC
N5095 Old 54 Rd
Black River Falls, WI 54615

Event Fees:

18th Annual Holiday Country Retreat


December 7,2014 - Time: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Welcome to my fiber arts studio/mercantile...and to my home! This annual event has become a holiday tradition for friends and families far and wide! You will be warmly welcomed with the kind of hospitality you\'ve come to expect at the Fiber Garden. The mercantile will become a well-stocked gift emporium, focusing on low-cost, high quality, one-of-a-kind items that will be perfect stocking stuffers or for all those people that you need \"just a little something\" for. You\'ll find many, many items priced under $10. And while your purchases are being packaged, stop upstairs to relax and enjoy the holiday music and tasty food and drink.  A table of holiday treats awaits your sampling and the chocolate fountain will be flowing! Take home recipes of your favorites! (No registration necessary!)

Location

Fiber Garden LLC
N5095 Old 54 Rd
Black River Falls, WI 54615

Event Fees: