Knit Maine

September 3-6, 2020

Imagine----A transformative experience on the rocky Maine coast surrounded by other knitting enthusiasts, all gathering to learn, experiment and explore their craft alongside nationally-recognized Designers and Instructors. 


It all happens at...

The Haystack Mountain School of Crafts,

in Deer Isle, Maine, the internationally renowned craft school with a mission of honoring traditional craft, exploring the potential of contemporary visual art and nurturing creativity.


Four days of knitting and fiber-inspired workshops, community knitting with iconic leaders in the knitting and fiber world, and the Knit Maine Marketplace filled with Maine and New England based producers and vendors.  


Four days and three nights. 

Participants choose up to 5 classes from the list of offerings. 

Morning Yoga followed by a morning and afternoon class session.

Evenings include social knitting/chatting/relaxing and recharging.

All meals are included*. 

Lodging costs vary by choice of accommodations.

Please note that Haystack has various decks with stairs connecting them. Be prepared for some stairclimbing over the course of the weekend. 


A shuttle will be available from Portland ME and parking is available on campus if you drive yourself.

*from Thursday lunch thru breakfast on Sunday


Link to Registration Page



TUITION $900  (Information about supplied materials will be provided at a future date)

A non-refundable deposit of $300 will be due at time of registration

Payment in full will be due July 15, 2020

ROOM & BOARD (prices are per person for the entire stay)

Double with bath $450.00 per person

Quad with bath  $400 per person

Double(near central washroom)   $350.00 per person

Triple (near central washroom) $300.00 per person

Dorm (near central washroom $250.00 per person

DAY STUDENT(rate includes all meals)$225.00  per person


Haystack Mountain School of Crafts

Haystack Mountain School of Crafts

Instructors and Assistants

Norah Gaughan

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Beth Brown-Reinsel

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Kristin Drysdale

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Heather Zoppetti

Heather Zoppetti Scarf

Marceline Smith

Marceline Smith Hey BrownBerry

Casey Ryder

Casey Ryder Port Fiber

Rachel Jones

Rachel Jones On The Round Yarn

Lisa Evans

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Susan Mills

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