Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Sheep To Shawl at Colonial Plantation

Sheep To Shawl
April 27th
11:00 -5:00 with last entry at 4:00




You are invited to a Sheep to Shawl event.  Come see the horned dorset sheep and hog island sheep of the Colonial Plantation lose their winter coats. Saturday, April 27th. See the complete process -skirting, washing, dyeing, carding, drop spinning, wheel spinning, knitting and weaving. There will be flax, bobbin lace, and lucet demonstrations. There will also be hearth cooking, garden, farm, and house tours. Our master potter, Nicole Dubrow, will be demonstating how to use the kick wheel. Enjoy a day in the country that is very close to home.
Shearing Demonstrations at 12:30 PM & 2:30PM




For more informationwww.colonialplantation.org

Location: Ridley Creek State Park Media PA

This event is appropriate for  the whole family

Cost: Admission is $10.00 for adults and $8.00 for children ages 4 to 12. Children under age 4 are free.

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