The Verdant Gryphon is a quirky, small dyeworks nestled in Maryland's wild and wonderful Eastern Shore. We're your one-stop source for luxury hand-dyed yarns in mythically beautiful colours sprinkled with ancient history, entomology, exotic locales, and all sorts of other fun and esoteric chicanery.
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Please visit the VG blog each Thursday for yarn details. All times are given in Eastern Time - please see the clock at the top of the page for the current VG time.
Fall 2013 Colourways are Thistle Mantis, Rhombodera Praying Mantis, Peach Weevil, Green Tiger Moth, Rothschild Silk Moth Caterpillar, Pink Oakworm Moth, Bird Dung Spider, & Dobsonfly.
December 2nd Update will appear Monday at 9 pm EST; Ruby-tailed Wasp, Carpathian Blue Slug, and Ringed Forceptail in Bugga!, Eidos, Traveller and Mondegreen.
December 9th Update will appear Monday at 10 am EST; please refer to the VG blog.
December 16th Update will appear Monday at 9 pm EST: TBA
December 23rd - No update
December 30th Update will appear Monday 9 pm EST; TBA
Events Schedule 2014:
There might be others besides these - stay tuned!
January 17-19: VK Live, Manhattan, NY
February 20-23: Stitches West, Santa Clara, CA
March 2014: Homespun Yarn Party, Savage Mill, MD
April 10-13: Stitches South, Atlanta, GA
August 7-10: Stitches Midwest, Schaumburg, IL
September 6-7: Garden State Sheep and Fiber Festival, Ringoes, NJ
September 2014: Shenandoah Valley Fiber Festival, Berryville, VA
October 9-12: Stitches East, Hartford, CT