In the Folk Center
Winter in the Center

Copyright Ó 2006.  Dancing Bear Folk Center
Trapping in the
Big Horn Basin
Home on the Range
Early Wyoming Photos
Glade Edwards Collection
Expanded Quilt Block Wall
New Marbles
in the Collection
1870s Shipwreck Marbles
Mazet Family Marbles,
Ten Sleep, Wyo.
Exhibit: "Putting By"
A History of Canning:
Fruit Jar Collection

* Dancing Bear Quilt by:
Judy Zehner & Kim Mosher, Quilted Legends,
Steamboat Springs, Colorado

Other Links of Interest

Wyoming Dinosaur Center

Natural Resources & Wildlife

American West Heritage museum

Registration Forms

Quilt Retreat
Featured Instructor

Vicki Gill Finley
Cody, Wyoming

Vicki has been braiding rugs for 27 years. She learned to braid rugs in the traditional way - from an older rug-braider. She is a charter member of the Cody Rug Guild and has demonstrated rug-making at the Buffalo Bill Historical Center frontier festival in Cody and at the Yellowstone Folk Festival in Billings. She has taught rug-braiding classes at Dancing Bear Folk Center.

Vicki Gill Finley

Wool Rug Braiding
Vicky Finley

Sat., 3/25, 9 a.m .- 4 p.m.
Covers basic steps of braiding and how to prepare the materials before braiding. She shares techniques she has learned and developed over the years - how to overcome common problems - curves, circles, rugs that do not lie flat, color combinations, joining. Kit required. All skill levels.