June 2, 2022, 10 a.m. - June 5, 2022, 3 p.m.
Knit, Spin, Weave, Dye!
Join us for a collaborative fiber arts workshop. All beginners are welcome! This 4-day workshop will offer you daily demos and mini workshops, a creative space to work and collaboration with other artists - all on 550 beautiful acres with all your meals provided and a chance for respite and retreat. Improve your knitting skills while making a shawl pattern from a single skein of wool, make a rag rug on one of our looms, try spinning on a drop spindle or Ashford spin...
July 9, 2022, 9 a.m. - July 9, 2022, 4 p.m.
Soap Making Workshop The Cold Process Method
Saturday July 9, 2022
Time: 9:00am to 4:00pm
Workshop Fee: $65 plus $20 for silicone soap mold, includes lunch
Learn the art of making lovely bar soap from olive, vegetable and coconut oils. The cold process mixes warm oils with sodium hydroxide (lye) and a chemical process called saponification results, turning the mixture into soap. Everyone will go through the entire process from heating the oils, to adding lye and saponifying the mixture. E...