fiber craft business. Founded in 1992 to bring fiber art related supplies and equipment to local artisans as well as mail order . The products incude Spinning wheel and weaving loom Kits, from Ashford, Louet, & Schacht Spindle C0. Along with Spinning , Weaving , Twining, Bobbin Lace, Beads, Tatting ( needle & shuttle), Battenberg lace, Knitting, Crochet & Embroidery, Hardanger, Kumi-Himo, Lucet, books, supplies, equipment, spinning fibers, wool & cotton Yarns & kits.
* Spinning* Spinning Wheel Kits , Parts, Accessories, Books on Spinning, Animals and Animal Fibers etc. Ashford , Louet & Schacht Spindle Co. products.
*Weaving* Loom Kits, Loom parts, Accessories, Books Ashford, Louet, & Schacht Spindle Co. also some Handmade Looms. Twining Kits in 3 sizes.
*Fibers & Dyes* GAY Wool Dyes, Locally grown Wool Fibers and Angora, Colored Mohair, Colonial top, Cotton punis, fox cotton and much more.
*Lacemaking* Supplies and books for Bobbin Lace, Tatting (either with a shuttle or a needle), Battenburg (including some tapes). Threads in Cotton, Linen & Silk. Books on some of the embroidery laces. Lots more to look at.
*Knit/ Crochet* Swallow Casine knitting needles. Audi Turbo Circular knitting needles and Crochet Hooks, Books and supplies.
*Misc/ Supplies* Many Hard to find items, Special Needles, Needle Threaders, Thimbles, Special Scissors, Locker Hooking, hard to find specialty fabrics, Books on herbs, soap making, quilting, paper making, basketry, beading, childrens kits & books, and reference material. * NEW ITEM * Hand Felting Needles & needle handles.
for looking at My page. I Hope you find what you need to make your fiber arts projects a success. If there is something you are having a hard time locating please mail me your request and I will see if I can locate it for you or tell you where to look for it. I like to hear from other fiber artists who enjoy learning the crafts of past generations. Diana
Driving Directions: In Southeast Iowa on US Highway 34, located between Burlington Iowa and Mt.Pleasant, Iowa. One mile south of the US Highway by-pass that goes around New London, Iowa
At the Unpaved road turn off for Quincy Ave. turn off of US Highway 34, go south one half mile. At
the T of 280th st and Quincy Ave. turn south on Quincy Ave., continue south about one half mile.
It the first place on the left. There is a sheep on the mail box. the 911 address is 2860
New Shop Hours: open 10 to 6 daily, closed Thursdays & Sundays, a call ahead is recommended (sometimes I have to leave unexpectedly). After hours appointment are welcomed.
April , TBA
Battle of Pea Ridge Civil War Reenactment
Last full week-end in April at Rand Park,
in Keokuk, Iowa
Shepherds Harvest, May, Mothers Day week-end,
Lake Elmo, MN
Iowa Sheep Association
June (second week-end) Adel Iowa
The World Sheep and Wool Festival., Bethel MO Labor Day weekend
Wisconsin Sheep and Wool Festival
Sept. (second week-end)
At Jefferson Fair Park in Jefferson WI
Bishop Hill Fiber Guild Spin in, Black Hawk College, near Kewanee IL
Third Saturday in October
E-mail me your shop name , address and state tax ID number, phone and fax, 3 trade refrences, shop type ( brick & mortar or e-trade), name of shop owner, for a copy of the wholesale order form