Welcome to the Wonders of Wool Classes and Instructors section for the Wisconsin Sheep and Wool Festival. Our Wonders of Wool classes are a wonderful staple of our festival year after year, and the full list of classes is shown below once the class schedule is finalized. Our class instructors are shown on the Instructors tab, and if you are interested in becoming an instructor, please click on the Instructor Proposal tab to fill out our online form.
Class registration begins June 4 and Persons registering and confirmed for classes by August 15 (online registration date) will receive a gate pass which will be mailed to them after August 15. Students who have received a student packet are NOT required to check in at Registration prior to their class(s). Minors may not register for Wonders of Wool fiber arts classes without the express consent of Festival management. Unregistered persons or onlookers will not be allowed in any class.
Click on a class name in the list below to see full details about the class. Look for “Register Now” on the detail page once registration for classes begins in June. Once classes fill, “Register Now” will be replaced with “Class Full.”
NO REFUNDS OF CLASS FEES UNLESS A CLASS IS CANCELLED
HOW TO REGISTER
Click on CLASSES, then on WONDERS OF WOOL
If you need assistance or are having difficulty registering, please email the Festival Office anytime at email@example.com or call the Festival Office weekdays after 5:00 p.m. at 608-743-9080.
PRINT YOUR ORDER
Print and SAVE your completed order when you are done registering, even though you will be sent a confirmation email. You will not receive further correspondence showing the classes and class numbers for which you are registered.
PERSONS REGISTERING BY AUGUST 15 WILL RECEIVE A GATE PASS Persons registering and confirmed for classes by August 15 (online registration date) will receive a gate pass which will be mailed to them after August 15. Students who have received a student packet are NOT required to check in at Registration prior to their class(s). Minors may not register for Wonders of Wool fiber arts classes without the express consent of Festival management. Unregistered persons or onlookers will not be allowed in any class.
REGISTERING AFTER AUGUST 15
You may still register for classes after August 15 but you will not receive a gate pass. Class openings will continue to be available until a class is filled.
LAST MINUTE REGISTRATIONS - AT THE FESTIVAL
Go to Registration to check for openings.
REGISTRATION DESK: LOCATED IN ACTIVITY CENTER
The registration and information center of the Festival is located in the lobby of the Activity Center. Any questions about class registrations, last minute class openings, fees, and camping should be directed to Registration.
Materials fees for all classes are in addition to registration fees and are to be paid directly to the instructor.
No refunds of class fees unless a class is canceled.
STUDENT PACKET & GATE PASS MAILED AFTER AUGUST 15
Registrations for Wonders of Wool classes received by August 15 will be mailed a gate pass, class location information and a map of the fairgrounds. After August 15 student packets will be mailed First Class to the name/address on the online registration form. The Wisconsin Sheep & Wool Festival will not be responsible for misdirected mail/email due to incorrect addresses. Students will be contacted by phone or email only if a class is filled or canceled.
LIMITED ENROLLMENT - CANCELLATIONS
Each class has a maximum enrollment listed. Classes that do not meet a minimum number of registrations by August 15 may be subject to cancellation. Classes may be subject to change or cancellation due to circumstances beyond the control of the Wisconsin Sheep & Wool Festival, LLC. Should this occur, the Festival will make notification by email, cell phone number, or home phone number - if provided. In the event of a class cancellation, the festival will not be responsible for lodging, travel expenses or other fees incurred. Registrations are accepted on a first-come basis and by date of online receipt.
If your email address changes, you are responsible for notifying the Festival of that change. The Festival WILL NOT be held responsible for incorrect phone numbers or email addresses. Contact the Festival office with changes at firstname.lastname@example.org . Registrants are responsible for periodically checking the Festival website for updates.
DO NOT CONTACT AN INSTRUCTOR TO GET INTO A CLOSED CLASS!
ADMISSION – DON’T FORGET YOUR GATE PASS!
Admission will be charged at the gate on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Parking is free. Forget your gate pass and you will be required to pay admission – no exceptions!
Admission will NOT be charged on Thursday of the Festival.
Dogs or pets of any kind will not be allowed in any class area unless they are a certified service dog or service dog in training.
No person may remain on the grounds of Jefferson County Fair Park overnight without a camping permit, which may be obtained by contacting the Fair Park office weekdays 8:00 – 4:00 at 920 674-7148.
New instructors coming soon!
Proposals submitted after March 1 will be held for consideration for the following year's classes.