Sheepshearing

Filed under:
Education Series
Event Status:
Confirmed
Event Date:
Sunday, May 07, 2017 1pm - 5pm

Sheepshearing

Sunday May 7

1 – 5 PM

See 18th Century interpreters shear the sheep and then card and spin the freshly shorn wool into thread. Try your hand at shearing or the simple craft of weaving on a tapeloom.   Visit the spring kitchen garden to discover heritage herbs and vegetables used to season dishes cooked on the open hearth.