Lamb to Loom        LAMB TO LOOM 2016        Lamb to Loom

Saturday May 21st, 2016
10am to 10pm
The Farm
(Aoife & Tig’s House)
W4948 County Road SS
Random Lake, WI 53075

Come and join us again for an A&S centered event focusing on the fiber arts – Sheep from the lamb to the loom.

Hosted by the Shire of Turm an dem See.

Sheep shearing demonstration.

Fiber arts classes and sheep related classes.

Autocrat: Lady Aoife inghean Odhráin mhic Bhrain (Kimberly Lepak) – exchequer@turmandemsee.org


Arts & Sciences Competition

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  This year we will have a display and bean count competition!

The only requirement is that it is something that falls the under fiber arts umbrella, or research on a particular item or technique that is fiber arts related.   The project does not have to be completed and works in progress can give insight to others as to some of the techniques involved. There will also be a group roundtable discussion to share with everyone your project and let others ask questions.


Classes:

Shearing Demonstration

How to Skirt and Scour a Fleece

Spinning with a Drop Spindle

Spinning Wheels and how to use them

Carding wool

Using Wool Combs

Knitting

Tatting

Silk Painting

Marbling

Sewing Skills

Finger Knitting

Hand Weaving

Plying

Loom Weaving 

Fabric or Thread Wrapped Buttons

Finger Loop Braiding

Needle Felting Designs

and more in the works!

(If you would like to teach, please let Aoife know! The list is subject to change)


Potluck Feast… Bring a dish to share.

A grill and fire pit is available for out-door cooking.

Period clothing optional if interacting with the sheep.

After the feast there will be a bonfire…expect many songs and stories and much merriment.

Bring Chairs!!!!

And there’s no site fee!
Just bring a non-perishable food item for us to donate to the
Random Lake Area Food Pantry.

Please contact Lady Aoife or Lord Tyg if you are in need of crash space or would like to put up a tent over night!

Feel free to invite anyone you think may be interested! :)