Professional Juried Virginia Artisan
20182 Allen Lane
Fiber Art Artist : Dyeing, Felting, Knitting, Other Fiber Work, Other Weaving Work, Spinning
Accomack County, VA
Provides Instruction: Felting, Other Fiber Work, Other Weaving Work, Spinning
Service Provider: Tools and Accessory Sales, Other Fiber Art Services
Karyn Belknap taught herself how to spin wool in 1993 and opened her fiber business Ten Good Sheep in 1998.
As a shepherdess, Karyn connects deeply with her sheep and is inspired by them to create her projects. In addition to operating the working studio and farm, Karyn currently serves on the Board of Directors Eastern Shore Artisan Guild. She also is an instructor of Slow Fiber, a class that discusses the history of fiber work on the Eastern Shore, shepherding, shearing, and fiber preparation for spinning, knitting, weaving, and crochet.