Monday, October 8, 2012

Each One, Teach One

We had great demonstrations all weekend!

Shearing and stock dog demos tomorrow :-).

Sunday, October 7, 2012

2012 Wool Festival

Once again, we have great stuff in the wool tent.  The weather has turned off much better than originally predicted (just cool, no rain!), so grab your wool sweaters and shawls and come on out :-).  I'll post some fun demonstration pictures and more vendor shots tomorrow.

Friday, September 14, 2012

The 2012 Festival Poster

Lila is our poster girl this year. The Falmouth Outlook picked a shot of Blossom as their cover girl. We won't tell Lila ;-).

Monday, September 10, 2012

2012 Wool Festival

The vendors this year are:

We'll be demonstrating:

  • wheel spinning
  • drop spindling
  • knitting
  • crocheting
  • weaving on a cardboard tapestry loom
  • wet felting
  • carding
  • combing
  • needle felting
  • spinning and knitting with silk hankies
  • weaving on a triangle loom
  • fiber harvest and animal care
  • sheep shearing
  • working stock dog demonstrations

And there will be all sorts of goodies for sale including:

Raw, washed, processed fleeces from all breeds of fiber animals, including sheep, alpacas, goats, llamas, rabbits... Dyed roving and yarn, natural yarns. Spinning, weaving, knitting, crocheting tools. Woven rugs, wet felted and needle felted finished goods, pottery, photography, note cards, Christmas items, sheep and crafting novelties.

Something for everyone :-).