Vendors for 2019

Keep checking back here as we add vendors to the 2019 list

Teaching sustainable traditions for 29 years

Above the Fray-Traditional Hilltribe Art - Spouses Josh Hirschstein & Maren Beck venture to the remote hill-tribe regions of Laos and Vietnam to personally select the world's most exquisite hand woven naturally dyed silk, cotton and hemp textiles directly from independent hill-tribe artisans.  Our diverse selection of textiles is woven of locally raised material using traditional materials, methods and motifs.  Above the Fray passionately supports the artisans and their traditional skills and diverse cultures and we are eager to share our knowledge, pictures and stories as well as the incredible woven art of these peoples.  541-485-9386

Ace n' the Hole - Ace Vandenack    White & colored Romney fleece...   Wool pelts...   Find him out front at the fleece market     Ace Vandenack   707-834-1790

AnnaBelle’s Handmade – Felted Hats, handwoven silk scarves, eco print garments, shawl pins, rugs, fingerless mitts, tea cozies.   AnnaBelle Postles       514-434-9000   

Arbuckle Fiber Company -   Felted, woven and knit items, and fiber and yarn from our Alpacas, Pygora goats and CVM sheep.     530-632-7465

Arcata Historical Society - The AHS will have 100% wool in multiple colors.  It is excellent for rug hooking, weaving, felting, clothing and other crafts.  The proceeds will be used to support the Phillips House Museum at the corner of 7th and Union Streets.  The Museum is open every Sunday from 2-4 pm.
Historical Sites Society of Arcata    PO Box 4521   Arcata, CA 95518

Cinnabar and Indigo - Beads and fibers -  Botanically dyed scarves, handmade glass beads, and fossilized shell jewelry.  Julie Mueller- Brown  707-951-1092

Eugene Textile Center - Weaving supplies, equipment, yarn and and so much more..  One of our Natural Fiber Fair sponsors.
Suzie Liles-

Fibre Poet - Hand dyed natural fiber jackets and dresses.  Charlott McClelland    707-499-2630

Hope Springs Botanicals - Makes wonderful soaps and body care products. 
There will also be felted bags, hats and eyeglass cases for sale.  

John Marshall -  Has silk and hemp yarns, natural dyes and naturally dyed textiles.

Love Spun Home Spun - Raw and processed fiber from our Cashmere and Colored Angora goats as well as our spinners flock of sheep. Handspun and millspun yarn, some handmade cloth dolls as well as neck warmers, scarves and gloves.  Barbara Fiorica     916-687-1670     

Mendocino Wool and Fiber –Located in Mendocino County, Mendocino Wool and Fiber is a supplier and processor of fiber goods, roving, cloud, felted rugs and woven blankets and scarves.  

Mathew Gilbert   707-972-9144 

Nebo-Rock Textiles - Handspun woven scarves, hats, shawls, and mohair, angora, wool, silk yarns and fibers.    Janet Heppler     360-225-9083 

Winner of the 2014 & 2015 Black Sheep Cup at the Black Sheep Gathering

Pan's Garden Yarns - Pan's Garden offers hand painted wool and luxury fiber top, hand dyed fleece and Saori-style handwoven scarves.  I also spin and sell art yarn.    Brenda Collins    831-331-0613

Ridgewood Fine Woolies -   Homegrown wool for spinning, felting and knitting, etc. in top, felt bats and yarn. Upcycled wool garments, decorative items and toys. Hand knit, felt  and woven items. Hand dyed items using commercial and natural dyes.  Betsy Neal   707-298-8266

Russell Ranch in the Redwoods -  Locally raised and loved sheep and alpaca, spun into unique uarn and handmade one of a kind items.    Cindy Russell -   707-768-5013

 Schaer  Place Textiles -  Hand spun yarns, felting & spinning fibers, hand dyed silk scarves and hand painted wooden spindles   Lois Schaer -   707-485-7068

Seva Stitches – Handmade Knit goods.  Heather Gossard   707-629-3494   

 Silk Bliss -  Silk Bliss offers Turkish style water marbling demonstrations and instruction on silk scarves. During the fiber fair we will be having mini workshops throughout. Each scarf workshop is $36 for a white plain scarf, with some upgrades available in materials and dyed silk. The scarves take about 30 minutes to make and the process is accessible for all ages and abilities. I will have some spots available for reservations and the others will be first come first served.  I may also do a smaller, cheaper hankie tray. 

Larissa Haney -   707-845-2521

Spindle and Swift - Hand painted fiber, hand spun yarn and yarn art.

Margaret Caldwell

Sproule Studios - Quilt art and embroidery supplies. 

April Sproule

Used Equipment Booth - Bring your unused spinning and or weaving equipment and sell them in our ever popular used equipment booth.  Or buy that always wanted  fiber tool. 

Wooly Walkers - Una Walker     Punch needle rug hooking supplies and original designs.

Yarn -  Yarn offers hand dyed natural fiber yarns, books, and notions as well as the Chicken Boots line of project bags and needle cases.  We also carry  Sweet Shop Patterns. Yarn is also one of our Natural Fiber Fair sponsors     Sunni Scrivner  707-443-9276

Zombie Yarns - Lorna dyes all her own wool and plant fiber yarns, as well as skirts, baby onesies and a little fabric. She also sews project bags with her company logo.  Lorna Miser    530-409-1775