• Visit all 5 farm stores + 2 knit shops during the 4 day FiberQuest. 10am-5pm • Pick up your FiberQuest ticket at your first location. • Each farm store or shop you visit will initial your ticket and give you an initialed store business card. • Leave your completed FiberQuest Ticket at the last store you visit and show your collection of business cards to the owner. • Your completed FiberQuest ticket will be entered in our Grand Prize Drawing for a fiber-filled gift basket. The gift basket contains products from all participating farm stores. Winner need not be present to win
May - October 2012 Whidbey Tilth Market - Summer Fiber to Fashion Events
Join us at the Sunday Tilth Farmers' Market from 11am - 2pm every second Sunday of the month to watch a series of activities required to convert raw fleece into beautiful finish products. The Tilth Market is located on Whidbey Island, just off of 525 on Thompson Rd. between Bayview and Freeland. Look for the sign and scarecrow at the entrance. In addition to the fiber events, you can shop for wonderful hand-crafted products and organic produce. MAY 13 - Shearing and Skirting JUNE 9 - Washing and Dyeing JULY 8 - Carding AUGUST 12 - Spinning SEPTEMBER 9 - Weaving, Knitting, Crocheting OCTOBER 14 - See Final Products
Introductory Japanese Temari Workshop We're planning a second class - check back for dates
If you have never heard of or seen this incredible Japanese art form, then you are missing something very special. Temari is the process of decorating a ball with hand-stiched woven patterns. Temari balls were originally made as a toy from the silk threads of kimonos. Today, they make wonderful gifts and collectibles. INSTRUCTOR: Kathy Hewitt WHEN: Saturday, April 21, 2012 TIME: 9:30am - 4:00pm 1/2 hour for lunch WHERE: Olympic Mist Farm COST: $65 (Deposit of $25 required to reserve space) Workshop price includes all materials. Bring your own box lunch - water, coffee/tea will be available Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 360-331-1998 or 425-785-0130 to receive additional information or to register.