Welcome to the National Make it with Wool Website
We are a National Sewing and Designing Competition supported by the American Wool industry.
Welcome to our state contact and contest information page- Scroll down to find the contact
in your state for more information about Make it with wool- If you can't find your state, you 
contact the National Director at the top of the page.
National Director-
Lynda Jordan Johnson
P.O. Box 215
Encampment WY 82325

lyndajane13@aol.com
307-327-5558
307-399-6723
State Directors and Contest information
Arkansas-
Arizona-
Rali Burleson
2301 S. Olivewood
Mesa, AZ  85209

scottrali@cox.net
480-948-6258
480-703-5337

State Competition date- November 23, 2019 at
Holiday Inn Express in Scottsdale North at 3 pm
Entry Deadline is October 1, 2019
California-
Sandi Geringer
751 Seawood Way
San Jose CA 95120

Colorado-
Gloria Cundall
6177 E 167th Ave
Brighton CO 80602

gcundall@msn.com
303-659-5559

State Competition date- November 2, 2019 at
 Good Luck Building at Riverdale Regional Park (formerly Adams County Regional Park and Fairgrounds)
Registration begins at 8 am, Fashion show is at 3
Entry Deadline is September 28, 2019
Delaware-
Lisa Berry
2140 Jebb Road
Wyoming DE 19934


Georgia
Lacy Barnes
2701 Country Park Drive SE
Smyra GA 30080

Idaho
Brandy Kay
802 W Bannock St 
Hoff Bldg S 205
Boise ID 83702

208-631-2865
Illinois
Marilyn Donoho
7450 W County Line Road
Paw Paw IL 61353

black1959@aol.com
815-627-9422

Indiana
Robyn Heine
1265 Governours Lane
Zionsville IN 46077

robynheine@yahoo.com
317-416-4545
317-873-5125
State Competition date- August 4, 2019 at
Indianapolis State Fair Grounds, Indianapolis
Registration begins at 9 am,Fashion show is at 2
Entry Deadline is July 5, 2019
Kansas
Deb Gordon
10950 Admantha Road
Westmoreland KS 66549

debgordonks@gmail.com
785-457-3589
785-532-8595

State Competition date-November 10, 2019 at
Kansas State University Justin Hall- registration begins at at 730. Fashion show is at 3 at the Manhattan Town Center Mall.

Entry Deadline is October  12, 2019
Maryland-
Judith Williamson
6924 Girl Scout Road
Boonsboro MD 21713

judy10503@aol.com
301-432-0281
State Competition date-October 12, 2019 at
Baltimore County Extension Office, 1114 Shawan Road, Cockeysville MD 21030
Registration begins at 9 am, Fashion show is at approx. 2
Entry Deadline is September 12, 2019
Michigan
Cindy Reisig
4430 Schreiber Road
Hemlock MI 48626

State Competition date- September 7, 2019 at
Suburban collection show, 46100 Grand River Ave, Novi MI 
Entry Deadline is August 19,, 2019
Minnesota
Glenette Sperry
31460 Quinlan Ave
Center City MN 55012


Minnesota's contest is December 7, 2019. TBA St Cloud, MN 56301. 


Missouri
Jeanne Shuck
29627 Mexico road
Perry MO 63462


State Competition date- October 7 2019 at
University of Missouri, Livestock Research Center, Columbia MO
Entry Deadline is 9/1/19- Please include $7 per swatch fee for testing.
Montana
Amanda Powell
4187 Old Post Road
Havre MT 59501

aspowell@hotmail.com
406-265-8047
406-799-1331

State Competition date- December 6-7 2019 at
Billings Hotel and Convention Center in Billings MT
The fashion show is 12/7/19 at 8 pm
Registration begins August 2019 closes 3 weeks prior to district contests.
North Carolina
Jean Thomas
3019 McLaughlin Lane
Charlotte NC 28269

704-807-6683

State Competition date- November 16, 2019 at
Cooperative Extension- Cabarrus County Center 715 Cabbarrus Ave West Concord NC 28027 
The fashion show at 2 pm
Entries must be postmarked by October 20,2019.
North Dakota
Joana Friesz
P.O. Box 67
New Salem ND 58563

Joana@northlandinsuranceagency.com
701-400-8744


Nebraska
Andrea Nisley
P.O. Box 757
Lexington NE 68850
anisley1@unl.edu
308-324-5501
308-325-6498

State Competition date- November 23, 2019 at
Adams County Fairgrounds Activities Center, Hastings NE, Contest begins at 9 am. The Fashion show is at 1.
Entry forms, fees and swatches due by October 15 to state director

New England- Maine, Connecticut, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island

Andrea Colyer
P.O. Box 445
Hubbardston MA 01452

ghfmerinos@aol.com
978-928-5175

State Competition date- 
New York
Meegan Veeder-Shave
475 North Quaker Lane
Hyde Park NY 12533

Meegan.Shave@wcsdny.org
845-380-9639

State Competition date- October 19, 2019 at
New York Sheep and Wool Festival at the Dutchess County Fairgrounds, Rhinebeck NY 
Entry forms and swatches due by October 15 
Ohio
Melinda Schrader Stevens
8310 Bennett School House Road
South Webster OH 45682

msstevens79@aol.com
740-778-2262
740-464-9471

State Competition date-November 2, at Shekinah Christian School, Plain City
Entry forms and swatches due by October 1 
Oklahoma
Rhonda DeVor
108 Temple Houston Drive
Woodward, OK 73801


State Competition date- December 7
Entry Deadline- September 1
Oregon
Jana Webb
PO box 1550 
The Dalles OR 97058

jlw@gorge.net
541-980-2885

State Competition date-November 2, at Dufur School, Durfur OR

Pennsylvania
Tammy Hemmerly
7758 Route 367
South Webster OH 45682

State Competition date-October 6, at PA Farm Show complex during the Keystone International Livestock Expo, registration begins at 8:30. Fashion show at 1
Entry forms and swatches due by August 30  
South Dakota
Ida Marie Snorteland
927 Sunset Drive
Spearfish SD 57783

Snorteland@blackhills.com
605-642-5123
605-641-6123

District contests in August, September State Competition date-September 28 at Northern Hills Holiday Inn, Spearfish SD Registration is 8-8:30
Tennessee
Cindy Bates
16 Elkton Pike
Fayetteville TN 37334

State Competition date- 
Texas
Brenda Seidensticker
302 FM 473
Comfort TX 78013
830-995-2589
830-370-4069

Assistant- Kathy Mews - kowkat@gmail.com

Fiber Arts Director- Jenn Kulich- Suzoozwoolwork@icloud.com
949-400-4225

State Competition date-Saturday, November 9th, Hill Country Youth Event Center, 3785 Memorial Blvd., Kerrville, Texas
Entry deadline is postmarked October 15, 2019 mailed to 2922 Arnold Rd., Menard, Texas 76859
Utah
Karen Weight
480 South 300 W
Salem UT 84653

thew8s@gmail.com
802-423-1971
801-310-4462

State Competition date-Saturday, December 7, 2019, Mapleton junior high school. Starts 8:00 am,
Virginia
Martha Polkey
14605 Chapel Lane
Leesburg VA 20176

mp@budiansky.com
703-777-7640
703-727-5604

State Competition date-
Washington
Ericka Suhrbier
510 N Market Blvd
Chehalis WA 98532

State Competition date-
Wisconsin
Wynn Wittkopf
N35 W29202 N Shore Drive
Pewaukee WI 53072

jwwittkopf@core.com
262-370-1433
262-370-1433

State Competition date-September 7, at Jefferson County Fair Park, 503 N Jackson Ave. Jefferson WI 
Entry forms and swatches due by August 15 
Wyoming
Carol Macy
P.O. Box 428
Pine Bluffs WY 82082

State Competition date- December 8th & 9th at the Ramkota Hotel in Casper, WY.
Entry forms and swatches due by August 30