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Farm to Needle Retreat at Mulberry Hill Farm
April 5, 2019 @ 2:30 pm - April 7, 2019 @ 10:00 am$800.00
Join us for a full immersion into the life of yarn from freshly sheared to cleaning, spinning and finally hand dyed. The Lacey’s, Sean and Colleen will be sharing their farm to needle yarn journey this April 5 – 7th. We will be staying at the Historic Allenberry Inn and Spa where we will have our own private, cosy spots to hang and knit, plus farm to table dinners both Friday and Saturday night. Here is the agenda for the weekend:
Friday, April 5
2:30 Arrive and check in
3:00 – 5:00 Presentation from Mulberry Farm owners, Sean and Coleen Lacey
5:30 – 7:00 Cocktails and Knitting project introduction
7:00 Private Dinner at the Barn
Saturday, April 6
8:00am Farm Breakfast at Mulberry Hill Farm
9:00 – 12:00 Farm tour, hands on wool cleaning, spinning demonstration and hand dyeing
1:00 Lunch back at Allenberry
2:00 Open afternoon – knitting, walk part of the Appalachian trail, spa appointments
6:00 Cocktails and knitting
7:00 Private dinner
Sunday, April 7
Leisurely breakfast at Allenberry and depart by 11:00am
The cost of the retreat is $800.00 . This includes hotel accommodations, all meals, pillow knitting patterns, sessions with the Lacey’s at their farm, plus a skein of the Lacey’s yarn fresh from the sheep you will meet at the retreat!
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