Faculty Profile for Beth Abbott
Haliburton School of The ArtsBeth Abbott has studied a wide variety of Fibre Arts for at least 30 years, taking dozens of courses and workshops, and developing her own work. She is a graduate of the Fibre Arts Certificate program from St. Lawrence College, Kingston. Beth also earned a Master Spinner Certificate from Georgian College,Owen Sound, in 1990 and has delivered workshops in Canada and the US. She has won many awards for her work and is the author of Icelandic Fleece - A Fibre for All Reasons (2001). Beth taught high school and adults for 33 years, retiring to a second career teaching and writing about fibre arts. Since then she has taught workshops and developed her own work. She brings a long love of fibre arts, fabrics and fibres to her courses.