Welcome to Mid Valley Fibers. Here you will find handcrafted fiber goods of all kinds. Do you want
to own an heirloom alpaca shawl? Maybe a fun and funky ruana or shawl of many colors is more to your liking. Linda
Minnick of Mid Valley Fibers has created these beautiful, handcrafted knit, crocheted and beaded accessories as well as gift
items. Created with a vast array of colors and fibers, these accessories are unique and cannot be duplicated. These
make great gifts, but don't forget to splurge on yourself! And be sure to check out our angel collection.
Linda has created handspun yarns to add to your stash or make that special handknit design you've been dreaming about.
Valley Fibers began as an effort to help raise funds for research to find a cure for Cystic Fibrosis. Our grandson, Noah
was diagnosed with CF on Christmas Eve in 2002. Help us support this effort while fulfilling your need for soft, luxurious
yarns and hand knits.
Mid Valley Fibers will be at the following events for 2011.
1: New Jersey Alpaca Show, NJ State Fairgrounds, Augusta, NJ from 9am - 5pm each day at the Alpaca Country Store.
10 and 11: Pennsylvania Endless Mountains Fiber Festival, Harford Fairgrounds, Harford, PA (had to cancel - roads flooded
September 24 and 25: Shenandoah Valley Fiber Festival, Clark County Fairgrounds, Berryville,
VA. We'll be in the Ruritan Pavilion with our friends from A Paca Fun Fiberworks and Cedar Wool Farm. Huge booth,
tons of goodies.
November 12 and 13: Maryland Alpaca Breeders Association Show, Carroll County Ag Center, Westminster,
MD. Come see the Alpaca Country Showcase at this large alpaca show. Great place to shop for gift items for your
November 19 and 20: Maryland Alpaca Fiber Festival: Howard County Fairgrounds, MD
now have a store on Etsy! This is the source for all things handmade and we are proud to be a part of Etsy. Come
on over and see us. www.MidValleyFibers.etsy.com
Visit our Knits, Yarns and Rovings to see a bit of what we have to offer you. You can then visit our shop on Etsy to get some of our scrumptious offerings
for yourself. Etsy is a wonderful shopping site on the Internet that features handmade items. Make the commitment
today to buy handmade and support independent artists.
Our Angels for Cystic Fibrosis are created with thoughts and prayers that a cure for CF will be found soon. Gather up an angel or two to show your
support for the cause. Give them as gifts for baby showers, Christmas or to reassure your loved ones living in elder
Want to learn more about Mid Valley Fibers? We have a brief overview of why we do this. It's a family effort and family is the main reason behind these
We have dedicated this fiber adventure to our family members and their struggles with Cystic Fibrosis.
Our Dedication Page introduces you to Noah, our grandson who is living with CF and our true CF angel, Tracy Corun. Read Noah and Tracy's
story is on our Dedication Page.
Learn more about Cystic Fibrosis and why we feel so strongly that a cure must be found. Here you'll also find the Story of 65 Roses. Be sure to
check it out. It almost breaks your heart -- it did ours.
Want to meet our fiber friends? Want to learn
more about Cystic Fibrosis? Want to see what else we're interested in? Visit our Links page to find the answers.
Do your travel plans include Maryland? Plan a visit to our studio. Be sure to call ahead -- we're only open by appointment. We might be out at a show, attending a seminar or maybe
even tied up with a family commitment -- so be sure to call ahead and we'll be happy to show you around our fiber studio.
We're located in the beautiful Middletown Valley nestled between the Catoctin Mountains and South Mountain. If the Civil
War interests you, then a trip to this area will yeild up plenty to see and do. We're close to Antietam, Gettysburg,
Harper's Ferry, South Mountain and Frederick - home of the National Civil War Museum of Medicine. Throw in a little
fiber and what a perfect weekend or day trip you'll have.
Do you have comments, questions or concerns? We'd love
to hear from you. Use our handy reply form on the Contacts page to drop a line. We will respond. Or join our mailing list below. We send out brief updates and news
tidbits on a periodic basis. Please join us.