A few years ago, we had the honor of hosting handmade medieval reproduction pottery from a member of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Master Hroar Sviðandi (Tim Whitcomb), awarded the Order of the Laurel for his pottery. He has since passed away, but here are the recipes, also inspired by their medieval equivalents. The recipes Read More
Here are the vendors that will be at the Frolic! I hope you’ll visit their sites to get a taste of what you’ll see. Stopping by the Frolic to shop is FREEEEEEEE! I hope you’ll pop in to visit and shop. 9am-5pm; Oct 22 at the Proto-Cathedral of St Mary, 5329 Sepulveda Blvd, Los Angeles, California 91411 Read More
Registered guests & teachers will be emailed the link to sign up for classes. All class fees are INCLUDED in the $40 registration (and so is lunch)! All-Day Activities Spinning Circle hosted by Nicole Mork, Mork Made Fiber Co Bring your wheel or spindles and spin! Practice, learn, or teach. Try out other wheels and spindles. Read More
The next Frolic (one-day craft fair and classes) is coming up fast! It’s just $40 for the day, including classes and lunch! Here’s a preliminary schedule to whet your appetite – sign ups will begin as soon as I hear from one or two more people. I’m getting excited!
Good news! Bjo and Theresa are teaching natural dyeing at Camera Obscura Art Lab at 1450 Ocean in Santa Monica on August 13! Join us for a fun afternoon of Indigo, Cochineal and Onion Skin dyeing and overdyeing. Register soon – this class WILL fill up!
Finances keeping you away from the retreat? We can help. Every year at the retreat, we have a raffle; and at the retreats and Frolics we have Freebie Tables monitored by Shawn, our “ScholarSheep” bank – people take items from the freebie table, and drop a donation into Shawn. Full and partial scholarships are available! Read More
This is a FINAL list of classes. Registered guests will be emailed a sign up form. Wait lists will be maintained. (Updated 6/16/16) Register for the retreat here or learn more about it! Schedule Download a PDF of the schedule Full Class Description List with materials and fees List of Classes Read More
Our next retreat is scheduled, registration is open, and you can submit a class proposal – now it’s time for more big news! I’m happy to announce that Esther Benedict of Belle Estoile will be joining us as a featured teacher! She’s been coming to our events for years, teaching spinning, fleece cleaning, embroidery, and weaving. Read More
We entered (and won!) a contest on Facebook! Welcome to all our new friends, the store is over here!