Jan 24 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Valley Oak Wool & Fiber Mill Tour
11:00 am
We’re going on a field trip! Marcail McWilliams from the Valley Oak Wool Mill will be giving Tin Thimble customers a tour of the mill and telling us all about fiber animals, wool production and[...]
Jan 30 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
How to Clean Fleeces & Prepare Raw Fibers
10:00 am
Following our field trip to the Valley Oak Wool & Fiber Mill, students are encouraged to join us for this course on how to skirt, clean and prepare raw fleeces for spinning or felting. Sharon[...]
LEVEl 2: Felting with Raw Wool - Pinto Pillow
10:30 am
After our wool mill tour and fleece cleaning workshop, come full circle with wool processing and learn how to felt with raw wool. Students will learn discover the differences between carded and uncarded wool and[...]