Create and learn at Sievers School of Fiber
Arts on Washington Island!
Classes in weaving, knitting, spinning,
quilting, basketry, dyeing, paper
and book arts, beadwork, sewing, surface
design, woodcarving and more are
offered by professional teachers/fiber artists
in two- to seven-day sessions
for all levels of adult students. Experience
natural beauty and explore
your art interests with like-minded friends!
Established in 1979, over 40
classes are offered each season. Dormitory
facilities are available on site.
Visitors are welcomed in the 1895-built
schoolhouse which is a good setting
for the sale of original fine crafts and fiber
arts handmade by Sievers
students and teachers. Our shop features
handwovens, jewelry, baskets,
household accessories and wearables along with
quality knitting and weaving
yarns and accessories, books, quilting supplies
and fabrics. Open daily, 10-
4, late May through October.
We are open 10am-4pm daily.
Closed in winter