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Weaving and



  • Basic to Advanced 

  • Classes & Workshops

  • Yarn & Looms for Sale


Hand Woven Shawls, Jackets, Rag Rugs
Handspun and Commercial Yarns
Crochet and Knit Hats and Scarfs
Created by Students of the High Valley Weaving School
and from High Canyon Weavers & Spinners Guild

Located in the lower level of the Cloudcroft Library

High Valley Weaving School offers a 40 hour Basic Weaving class plus various workshops such as Intermediate Weaving, Rag Rug

Weaving, Tapestry Techniques and more.

The school is open Thursday, Friday & Saturday for students, experienced weavers and spinners for instructions, workshops and demonstrations.  There are floor looms for use on a first come first served basis. The "Yarn Basket" is full of wonderful yarns and fiber at very low prices.

High Valley Weaving School has become an international school with students from Patagonia, France, Germany, Syria, China, Taiwan, Mexico and more.

All for a "little ole weaving school" in Cloudcroft, NM.

All visitors and fiber artists are welcome to stop by for

discussion and collaboration with each other and the

instructor/owner, Joan Nussbaum.



"9000 ft. above stress level"

The High Valley Weaving School is located in the library building in Cloudcroft, New Mexico. This village is within the Lincoln National Forest and its high elevation allows for a relatively mild summer that makes it a popular tourist attraction in West Texas and New Mexico.
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Call or email for more information on classes, workshops, schedules, looms, yarns and other weaving questions. 

Joan Nussbaum

Phone:  575-921-1020


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