The Fernwood Studio, located downstairs at Cowgirl Yarn, is a fully functioning fiber studio equipped with five floor looms, eight table looms, two rigid heddle looms, two utility sinks, a kitchenette, a bathroom, a top loading washing machine for felting, and so much more! Many of our classes are held in this studio space, and all equipment is available for monthly rentals, when the current class schedule allows for its availability. The Fernwood Studio is also available to rent for events and functions with rates dependent on the number of attendees and what Fernwood Studio equipment will be used during the event. This space is perfect for retreats, club meetings, creative classes of any kind, lectures, performances, and more! See all of the rental and rate options below.

Blocking and Finishing
  • $20 per item to have an employee block the items for you or to have an employee assist you with blocking.
  • $5 per item to use the Fernwood Studio space and blocking supplies if you block the items yourself.
  • Finishing rates will depend on the extent of the finishing required (meaning seaming, blocking, ends woven in, mistakes corrected, etc.). Plan on $15-$20 per hour of finishing. You will be able to discuss and negotiate this with a Cowgirl Yarn employee.
Piece Repair
  • $20 per repair spot, payable to the expert repairing the item.
Studio Space and Equipment Rental
  • The studio space rental fee will depend on the function's details and number of attendees.
Equipment Rental
  • Rent a take-home loom (table or rigid heddle) for $30 per month.
  • Rent a floor loom in the Fernwood Studio for $40 per month, available during all business hours and other hours via special arrangement with Cowgirl Yarn. The use of a bobbin winder is included in the rental cost of a floor loom.
  • Rent a take-home spinning wheel for $30 per month, including a lazy kate and 3 bobbins.
  • Rent a take-home warping board for $7 per week. If you use the warping board only in the studio and don't take it home, its use is included in the rental costs of a floor loom.
  • Rent a weaving reed for $5 per month for both floor and take-home loom use.
Private Lessons
  • Schedule a private lesson in any fiber craft for $20 per hour with one of our highly skilled teachers.
Private Group Classes
  • Schedule a private group class in any fiber discipline for your club, friend group, birthday party, team bonding session, etc. 
  • Maximum of 8 people for knitting or crocheting classes and 6 people for weaving classes.
  • The exact fee will vary depending on the duration of the class and the subject. Expect the cost to be between $15 to $18 per person, per hour of class time.