Classes/Workshops Spin your own Art Yarns. Part 1 & Part 2(Part 1) Create one of a kind skein of yarn using the spinning wheel and plying 2 yarns of your choice together. No spinning experience needed and all materials are provided. Good for kids as well ages 6 and up. ( Also pairs with the "no-knit scarf in an hour" class) call to sing up. Cost $50 If you wish to create a second skein cost is $25 more. scheduled when you would like just call(Part 2) Some experience needed is spinning, Class covers Tail spinning, Textured singles, Textured 2 ply and blending to make your yarns more unique. Materials are provided, the class runs about 2 hrs cost for the class is $60 and the class is one on one call to schedule.Beginning Spinning
This is a 2-hour spinning class on the wheel. Includes roving and or top. No prior spinning experience needed.
Scheduled when you would like. Class fee is $50Dye Class Hand paint a skein of Super Fluffy Chunk 7 oz /180 yards of soft BFL with your own choice of colors just in time the do up the quick cowl of the scarf. All dyes are organic/ eco-friendly. We will also look at dye techniques and how the technique impacts the final look of a project. Good for kids as well ages 6 and up. Class runs about 2 hours materials included $45 call to sing up.scheduled when you would like just callBeginning knitting learn the basic knitting stitches to make a scarf or cowl. $20 does not include material. Call to sign up and feel free to hang out for more instruction in the sit and knit from 2-4 scheduled when you would like just callBasic Shepherding
A basic Sheep 101 class that covers the basic in care, handling and health, flock economics and breeding, nutrition and pasture management and of course parasites and fecals! Class runs for 4-5 hours and includes a book and handouts. Call to schedule Fee $95
This 2.5-3 hour class will go over the basics of selection, gestation management, Labor signs, problematic birthing situations and when to intervene. Students will also learn about lamb aftercare: with giving shots, docking tails, tagging, and bottle feeding. Call to schedule Fee $65
This is an hour-long class that gives students the opportunity to felt wool using both wet felting and needle felting techniques. We will talk about the differences in wool types and the suitability for felting. The class includes materials $35
Fiber Washing and Preparation
This is an hour-plus long class that gives students the opportunity to wash raw fleece and learn what to look for in buying a fleece. In addition, students will have hands-on experience with a variety of carding methods Class includes materials $35