Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival

An annual premier fiber arts festival

WGGB at Sheep and Wool


The Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival is held the first full weekend in May at the Howard County Fairgrounds in West Friendship, Maryland.

The Weavers Guild of Greater Baltimore is responsible for organizing and staffing the Skein and Garment Competition. This competition features a wide range of items handcrafted by spinners, knitters, weavers, crocheters, felters, and other fiber artists from across the country, all showcasing the beauty and versatility of wool.  For categories and rules, visit Skein and Garment Competition.

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