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Heidi Quist

Center City, MN
North House Folk School photo of instructor, Heidi Quist

Heidi Quist is a wife, mother, grandmother, engineer at Boston Scientific, and shepherdess to a flock of thirty registered Gotland and Finn sheep and one llama. Yes, they all have names and personalities and they produce long, lustrous and highly sought-after fibers. She is also a spinner and knitter and loves to share what she has learned about raising her friendly fiber animals.

Current Courses Offered by Heidi Quist

Teaser image for Wool: The Full Experience

Wool: The Full Experience

Wool is an incredibly versatile, durable and beautiful fiber that is surprisingly easy to make into fabric. Start at the very beginning of the process in this team-taught class, as we shear sheep from Prairie Meadow Farm and go through processing wool, step by step together; skirting, washing, carding, making…
Fri, Jun 4th, 2021  –  Sun, Jun 6th, 2021
9am - 5pm
Instructors: Elise Kyllo, Heidi Quist