Assynt Crofters' Trust
Assynt Crofters' Trust

A celebration of Sheep            Ewe to you

The focus of today is sheep and wool. Find out how sheep are herded, sheared and then what happens to the wool to make it into the jumper or scarf or hat that you wear. Join in with the wool crafts knit a bit of the 'All Day' scarf. Can we make the longest scarf EVER? It will be added to by all and then auctioned off at the end of the day.

Thursday 5th July

 

Time Event (fank)
10am

Sheepdog handling demonstration and talk

David Hall and Addie

11.30am

Sheep Shearing demonstration and talk

James Morrison (TBC)

2pm

Sheep husbandry demonstration and talk

Bob Cook

  Event (Marquee)
11am -12.30 Ewe to You demonstrations
  Spinning, dyeing, knitting. 
  Demonstrations of wool crafts plus chance to have a go
12.30-2pm

Join the 'Knit and Natter' group in the marquee, ask questions or just join the social group and have fun

2pm-3.30pm Another chance to see the demonstrations of spinning, dying and knitting. Have a go and see what you can make
3.30pm-5pm Join the 'Knit and Natter' group in the marquee, ask questions or just join the social group and have fun
5pm Auction of the  'All Day Scarf' . A unique scarf that will have been added to by everyone attending the event.

We  welcome any kind of support. If you would like to help, please contact us!

Contact

Assynt Crofters' Trust

North Assynt Estate
Stoer
Lairg
IV27 4JE

Tel: 01571 855298

E-mail: admin@assyntcrofters.co.uk

 

Or use our contact form.

Print Print | Sitemap
© Assynt Crofters' Trust