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LearnAlong—Picking and Carding Local Fleece
August 1 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Come and practice the art of picking and carding! Washed Suffolk sheep fleece will be available, along with the electric carder and mechanical picker (instructions will be provided). This fleece will be used for Fibreshed projects and fundraisers. Take home a half pound bag of washed fleece for your own project.
LearnAlongs are Fibreshed Learning Opportunities held monthly, on the first Saturday of the month,10:30 am to 12:30 pm unless otherwise specified. They are for all levels of Fibreshed members and participants to share their knowledge, expertise, and enthusiasm. No experience necessary! There is a drop-in fee of $5 to cover costs. The public is welcome to observe.
If you will be attending, please let the event coordinators know by sending a message to: firstname.lastname@example.org, as some prior preparation is required.
Covid 19 protocol: 2-meter distancing, hand sanitizing of equipment between users, participants will be asked to not share fleece they are working on with others.