Vermont Open Studio – Mad River Fiber Mill

Mad River Fiber Arts & Mill is excited to participate in the 30th anniversary Vermont Open Studio Tour hosted by the Vermont Crafts Council.  All are welcome to visit for a mill tour and weaving and spinning demonstrations. Open Studio Weekend is a celebration of the creation of craft and artwork and the work life…

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Pumpkin Carving Contest

Mad River Eye Care’s first ever PUMPKIN CARVING CONTEST! Want to win prizes? Bring your pumpkin to our office at 5274 Main street from Oct. 25-28th. We will showcase them on our porch and winners will be selected Nov. 1st. We can’t wait to SEE what everyone creates!

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Vermont Open Studio

Presented by the Vermont Crafts Council, we are pleased to be participating in the Vermont Open Studio weekend. All are welcome to visit our artisan fiber mill and retail shop.  We produce yarn and other fiber products from 100% Vermont wool, alpaca, mohair and cashmere.  Tours, hand spinning and weaving demonstrations throughout the day.  We…

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HOOK-IN with Mad River Rug Hookers

The Mad River Rug Hookers is holding a hook-in open house at Mad River Fiber Mill 6163 Main Street, Waitsfield. We will have a porch, tent and grassy area to hook on. Please bring your own chair and bag lunch. Masks are required. A bathroom is available. We will have an inside area for a…

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Yestermorrow Woodworking Certificate Furniture Show

Outdoor Yoga on Yestermorrow's Lawn

Join us to celebrate the accomplishments of the 2019 Woodworking Certificate! Students will display the furniture and other wares they have made throughout their 11-week program. On Friday evening (11/15), there will be a reception from 7:30-9:30 at The Valley Arts Festival Gallery (5031 Main St, Waitsfield, VT 05673). Light refreshments will be served. On…

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Glass-O-Ween: Make a Glass Skull in Just 15 Minutes

Hand-made white glass skull

Get your spooky on making a glass skull A fun, artful way to spend 15 minutes on a Saturday That’s right, in only 15 minutes (per skull): Check out the tools, process and sample skulls Choose 2 colors Watch hot glass being gathered for the skull Use tools to create the shape Help finish the…

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Mother’s Day Make-Your-Own Heart or Flowers

Salt and Sand Studios

Make a one-of-a-kind piece to make Mother’s Day Special … You can watch it or make it yourself! Ornaments paperweights, hearts, flowers, drinking cups. Find 30 minutes in your day to create your choice of: One (1) heart-shaped glass paperweight Two (2) glass flowers   This is pretty cool stuff: Come to a beautiful (we…

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Pint Glasses: Make Your Own in 30 minutes

Salt & Sand Studios

  Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day, Craft Beer & Hand-Made Glass You CAN do it … no experience necessary! Sign up for a 30-minute session between 10am and 4pm. Love St. Paddy’s Day? Don’t celebrate it at all? Love craft beer? Doing things with your own hands? Creating? Weekends? Always wanted to try glass blowing or…

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Beginner Glass Blowing Class – Adults, No Experience Required

Hand-blown drinking cups

Kick off the 2019 winter season in the warmth of our glass blowing school: Team up to learn the basics of making glass objects in our Beginner Glass Blowing Class for adults! This 6-week class (Monday evenings) starts with the basics, from which you progress to making your own drinking cup/s! This is your chance…

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