Alanna’s passion is to share her love of fiber and color with you.

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Alanna Wilcox viking helmet

Alanna Wilcox is a Master Spinner & Art Educator.

When she was little her grandmother taught her how to crochet and one of her favorite pastimes was untangling bakery string knots. It wasn’t soon after that she learned how to do cross stitch, which led to embroidery, crazy quilting, spinning, dyeing, knitting, weaving & felting. She also loves drawing, painting, and playing with color.

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Written Works

Screenshot Chapter 1 - Color TheoryYou can learn more about the books Alanna has written by clicking here


Workshops & Lessons:

IMG_0300In addition to large group workshops, Alanna offers private lessons in Rochester, NY and via Skype. You can:

  • Read about her workshops and descriptions here
  • See when and where she will be teaching upcoming workshops here
  • Book a workshop or lesson with her by contacting her here

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Upcoming Workshops

Below are the upcoming workshops, venues, and dates where I will be teaching. Please use the contact form if you would like to be put on a mailing list for when registrations are open. If you’re interested in having me come teach a workshop in your area, you can also use the contact form.

North Country Spinners Guild, NJ

April 6 & 7th 2018


Click on the title of the workshops below to learn more about them. To register, complete this form (click here) and mail along with a check to:

Nelda Davis

PO Box 213

Mt Tabor, NJ 07878

How to Copy a Commercial Yarn (1/2 day April 6th)

How to Spin a Hand Painted Top/Roving 12+Ways (Full day April 7th)

I will also be giving a talk to the guild during their meeting on Friday, April 6th in the morning.


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12+ ways to spin painted top for color

WEBS yarn store –  Easthampton, MA

November 10th & 11th 2018

Workshops:  TBD


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