Open Quilt Studio on the Island

Sievers School of Fiber Arts will begin its 36th season teaching classes in weaving, knitting, spinning, quilting, basketry, surface design, beadwork, book and paper arts, dyeing, wearables and more on June 2. The first class of the season will be an Open Quilt Studio week. A total of 46 classes are offered for adults, from June through October, taught by professional instructors/fiber artists. Class lengths vary from two days up to seven days and most are geared for all levels. Dormitory housing is available on site.

The Sievers Shop, located in an 1890-built schoolhouse, is open from 10 am – 5 pm daily. The shop features original fiber arts and fine crafts handmade by the students and teachers of Sievers School including baskets, handwoven items, home accessories, jewelry and wearables along with quality knitting and weaving yarns, a full range of fiber art related books, sewing and knitting notions, fabric and other fiber arts supplies.

Sievers School of Fiber Arts is located at 986 Jackson Harbor Road on Washington Island. For more information visit or call 920.847.2264.