About the Middle Tennessee Fiber Festival

The Middle Tennessee Fiber Festival is a gathering of knitters, spinners, and fiber artists held in Dickson, TN every Memorial Day weekend.

Meet the Team


Stephanie Buford

Stephanie is the owner and dyer behind Deep Dyed Yarns and is from Nicholasville, KY.  She has been a knitter since 1997 and a professional dyer since 2007.  Stephanie has written articles for the following magazines; SpinOff, Ply, and American Livestock.


Robin Goatey

Robin Goatey

Instructor Coordinator

Robin Goatey: Periodic John C Campbell Folk School Instructor, Woodcarver, Woodturner, Broom Maker, Coppersmith, Folkways Instructor. Student of Folklore, Ancient Metallurgy, Spinning, Tapestry Weaving, Glass Making, Ceramics & Lapidary work. Making heirloom quality hand made items based on the Ancient Guild Trades and sharing the Folkways skills learned over a lifetime are my main focus.

My You Tube channel has free craft lessons for my students and customers

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