Cold Opens are always awkward but here’s Lilly Marsh :-)

Introducing oneself is always a little awkward. I’ve been part of the fiber world as a shepherd, a production artisan, an academic, and as a business owner over the last 30 years. I’m Lilly Marsh of Lilly Marsh Studios, Queensbury and Glens Falls, NY, and focusing on New York State wool weaving for about 4 years […]

Tamara White Talks with Gail about the cost of farm yarn.

Gail talks with Tamara White of Wing and A Prayer Farm about the true cost and value of farm yarn. Recorded Fall of 2019. Program notes: Find Tammy at 983 Myers Rd. Shaftsbury, VT 05262https://www.wingandaprayerfarm.com  wingandaprayerfarmShave ‘Em to Save ‘Em Original Music and performance on hammered dulcimer by      Cathy Marczyk.  Listen to more […]

A Conversation with Paula Kucera of White Barn Farm

Paula Kucera of White Barn Farm in New Paltz, NY takes us from her growing up in the Hudson Valley to her return to the area and her life and work around her sheep farm. Find Paula815 Albany Post RoadNew Paltz,  Instagram at Whitebarnfarm Paula will be at Vogue Live NYC, Jan 17- 19, […]

HVTP Common Threads: A Conversation with Kathy Fogarty of Midnight Mercantile

A longtime friend, Kathy talks about her personal experience in the fashion industry. Program notes Website: www.midnightmercantile.comIG: midnightmercantileEtsy: midnightmercantileus Further reading/viewing Fibershed: Growing a Movement of Farmers, Fashion Activists, and Makers for a New Textile Economy by Rebecca Burgess Vanishing Fleece:Adventures in American Wool by Clara Parkes Mending Matters: Stitch, Patch, and Repair Your Favorite […]

Thank you!

Wow – what a day! Thank you ALL for coming to Summit 2! We had an opportunity to talk to so many old friends and met some great new ones. It was amazing to have so many inspiring and dedicated people in one place. We would like to thank our speakers: Jessica Brooks, NYS Grown […]

HVTP Summit 2 R.S.V.P. NOW – Space is Limited

We are happy to announce details and the agenda for Summit 2! DATE: Wednesday, June 20th TIME: 9:00 to 5:00 PLACE: The Terrace Restaurant, SUNY New Paltz, New Paltz, NY REGISTRATION FEE: $25 (includes lunch and parking)* Please join us for a day that brings together farmers, makers, designers, manufacturers, and others interested in strengthening […]

With Thanks!

hank you to everyone who came out to see us at The Sheep & Wool Festival in Rhinebeck!  It was great talking to all of you and sharing information about where the Hudson Valley Textile Project is headed.  We are trying to keep this short n’ sweet, but there are so many people we would […]

Upcoming Events

  1. The 4th Annual Summit

    June 12