Vendors  2017

Check back as we add more   vendors for 2017

Note**  August 1 is the last day to request a refund on your vendor space

Teaching sustainable traditions for 27 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 

Annabelle's Handmade - Handmade woven scarves, felted hats, fingerless mitts, socks, undyed yarn and fiber.  AnnaBelle Postle  541-434-4000

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.

Alex Stillman  707-845-3900

Aunt Janet's Fiber Mill -  Custom Wool Processing - felting batts and roving...   Janet Finch  707-986-7481

Cinnabar and Indigo - Beads and fibers, handmade glass beads, Saori weaving and eco dyed scarves. Julie Mueller- Brown  707-951-1092

Eugene Textile Center - Weaving supplies, equipment, yarn and more.. Suzie Liles-

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

Humboldt Bay Wool -  Will be selling all locally grown, naturally colored fibers from our own ranch overlooking Humboldt Bay, as well as a few fibers from other local farmers such as Alpaca and Angora.
We grow and shear our own wool from our mixed herd of Romney, Merino, CVM and Blue Faced Leicester sheep, and a few Angora goats for Mohair. We are also growing and starting to process flax for linen.
Products for sale will include blade sheared wool and mohair fleece, roving and batts, and handspun as well as commercially processed yarns. Finished items for the home such as afghans and rugs, crocheted and woven. Scarves, hand cranked hats and commercially milled socks will be available, all locally grown and naturally colored.
Sarah Shevett   707-616-7161
Humboldt Bay Wool, Kneeland, CA

John Marshall - Silks

Mountain Shadow Ranch
Nebo-Rock Ranch & Textiles - Handwoven Navajo style & rag rugs, handspun  woven scarves, hats, shawls, mohair, angora, wool, silk, yarns and fibers...Janet Heppler
Winner of the 2014 & 2015 Black Sheep Cup at the Black Sheep gathering.
PO Box 523 Covelo, CA 95425  707-983-9147....

Ridgewood Fine Woollies - Spinning and felting fibers, yarn and knitted goods from a small flock of natural colored Cormo and crosses and Moorit Merino sheep.  Clothing for tots and project bags.  Natural dyes used for yarns and upcycled tie-dye T-shirts.  Elizabeth Neal

Schaer  Place Textiles - Lois Schaer - Mendocino local wool roving, felting fiber, hand painted silk scarves, carded mixed fibers for spinning and felting.  Wood and CD spindles.   707-485-7068

Spin Weave N Burn - offers weaving, spinning and needlework supplies including Beka rigid heddle looms, silk and wool flosses and yarns, Icelandic fleeces and roving and instructional books from Unicorn Books.  Barbara Klessig  707-840-9152

Used Equipment Booth - Kay Sherer   All are welcome to sell used equipment through this booth for a small percentage.  707 599-8563

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

At the Fleece Market...

Ace n' the Hole - White & colored Romney fleece...

     Ace Vandenack  707-943-1969

Shakefork Community Farm - Wool fleece.  Kevin and Melanie Cunningham

She Spins for Ewe -  Wool roving and fleece. Ben and Jamie Cohoon
707-499-2161 or  707-499-2150