Lamb to Loom 2013

Saturday May 18th, 2013
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 and the Barony of Windhaven.

Sheep shearing demonstration.

Fiber arts classes and sheep related classes.

Arts and Sciences Competition

How to Skirt and Scour a Fleece
Spinning with a Drop Spindle
How to Make a Felted Pouch
Flax to Linen: Growing and Processing an Ancient Crop in Modern Time
UpCycling the Medieval Way: Period Dyes and DYI
Hand Sewing Basics
How to Set in Gussets and Gores
Basic Embroidery
Basic Kumihimo
Basic Lucet
Peg Knitting (a.k.a Loom Knitting)
“Fabric- based armours class” (Murdoch can give me a better name for it)

 (If you would like to teach, please let  Cobhfhlaith 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 local food pantry.

Classes TBA!

Please contact Lady Aoife or Lord Tig 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! :)

Autocrat: Cobhfhlaith ingen Sitriucca meic Ímair (Robin Fritche) –

Co-Autocrat: Markéta Barfussin (Melissa Heenan)