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Espanola Valley Fiber Arts Center

325 S Paseo de Onate, Espanola, NM 87532-3523
+1 505-747-3577
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Excellent venue for classes, skilled, friendly, and knowledgable staff

EVFAC staff went out of their way to accommodate our group! They not only provided wonderful... read more

Reviewed December 12, 2017
Sarah D
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Woodland Park, Colorado
Walk in and Weave

One of the best experiences in my life thus far. I called ahead, made my appointment, paid my... read more

Reviewed September 22, 2017
UpsideDownArtist
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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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EVFAC is New Mexico’s resource for fiber artists, enthusiasts and visitors. Stop by to shop, learn, visit, connect and find inspiration. EVFAC offers a hands-on approach to weaving. Designed to fit your skill level, anyone can craft a unique piece of handmade NM. No previous experience is required and a finished piece can be completed in just one session. Call to reserve - great for travelers!
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325 S Paseo de Onate, Espanola, NM 87532-3523
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Reviewed December 12, 2017

EVFAC staff went out of their way to accommodate our group! They not only provided wonderful instructors for Navajo spindle and cochineal dye workshops, but also helped connect us with other interesting fiber arts-related events and local culture. Director Olimpia is motivated, knowledgeable, and committed...More

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EVFAC_Staff, Owner at Espanola Valley Fiber Arts Center, responded to this reviewResponded December 13, 2017

Thank you for posting this wonderful review. We are always glad to accommodate for large groups. Hope to see you again!

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Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

One of the best experiences in my life thus far. I called ahead, made my appointment, paid my deposit, showed up the day and at my appointed time and literally "walked in and learned to weave" on a loom. Amazing!!! Loved my instructor, Vanessa and...More

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EVFAC_Staff, Manager at Espanola Valley Fiber Arts Center, responded to this reviewResponded September 23, 2017

We are so glad to hear you had a great Walk in & Weave! And we look forward to seeing you again.

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Reviewed August 19, 2017

EVFAC has plenty of arts/crafts supplies, many from local suppliers. They also have some finished products, most created by EVFAC members (as it's also a non-profit guild). They have several classes offered up yearly and a regular newsletter. Guest speakers sometimes make an appearance. They...More

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EVFAC_Staff, Owner at Espanola Valley Fiber Arts Center, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2017

Thank you for letting the whole world know what we have to offer! We appreciate you sharing.

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Reviewed July 29, 2017

This shop sells roving, yarn, looms and weaving accessories, books, as well as having a huge lending library, and a large room of looms for classes. We visited with a woman who had taken a tapestry class, and was finishing her project in another space....More

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EVFAC_Staff, Owner at Espanola Valley Fiber Arts Center, responded to this reviewResponded August 4, 2017

I am so glad you were able to stop by and enjoy your time at EVFAC! We love to share what we are doing with our visitors.

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Reviewed February 15, 2017 via mobile

The Espańola Valley Fiber Arts Center is a hidden jewel in the Fiber rich Northern New Mexico corridor. It is definitely worth stopping by to shop the great array of locally spun and dyed yarns. I am a knitter and found many unique and soft...More

Thank Kathy0629
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EVFAC_Staff, Owner at Espanola Valley Fiber Arts Center, responded to this reviewResponded February 16, 2017

We are so pleased you enjoyed our local yarns and found something to knit with. Enjoy and visit us again soon!

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Reviewed November 9, 2016

This is a wonderful place to visit. Yarns or all kind and native weavings made from the endangered Churro Sheep. The weavings are unique and suitable for all kinds of home decor. At the right time of day you may see some of the Native...More

Thank MaryEllenM27
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EVFAC_Staff, Owner at Espanola Valley Fiber Arts Center, responded to this reviewResponded November 12, 2016

So glad you enjoyed our local selection! Next time you come back, join us for our annual Churro Week event and learn even more about these wonderful animals and the wool they give us.

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Reviewed October 24, 2016

My daughter has an interest in fiber arts so we stopped by here on a recent vacation in the area they have a wide selection of various types of looms and both local and imported wool selections. Really appreciated the emphasis on local New Mexico...More

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EVFAC_Staff, Owner at Espanola Valley Fiber Arts Center, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2016

Thank you for taking time to stop by our shop on your vacation. We are pleased you liked our local selection!

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Reviewed August 25, 2016

There is not a huge amount of yarn here, but there is a lot of quality in the stock they do carry. This is a great little collective. One day I will take advantage of the lessons they offer.

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Reviewed February 11, 2016

This is one of my favorite spots in northern New Mexico. I enjoy the monthly knitting group. I learned to weave here from an experienced Finnish weaver. I found an amazing group of fiber artists here, willing to share their expertise. The center offers beautiful,...More

Thank Judy W
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Reviewed December 9, 2015

One of our favorite stops in New Mexico. The crafts are beautiful and unique - great for gifts! We bought dolls, aprons and scarves. The yarn collection is amazing and the prices very good - lots of finds on the dicount table. Staff is knowledgable...More

Thank saadioa
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