Fibrelicious: A Food and Fibre Arts Celebration

Sunday, August 12th ~ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Discover what happens when local chefs known for creating out-of-the-ordinary culinary experiences team up with the creative hands and minds of fibre artists and arts organizations.

It will be a feast for all your senses!

Featuring:

  • Horse and wagon rides
  • Jacquard demonstrations
  • Natural dyeing demonstrations
  • Kawartha Truth and Reconciliation Support Group (KTRSG) Quilt interpretations
  • One-of-a-kind fibre arts marketplace
  • Sheep herding and shearing demonstrations
  • A display and demonstration of an 1880 and 1885 knitting machine, the first knitting machines made in Ontario
  • Broom making demonstrations
  • Basketry making demonstrations
  • Sheep-to-shawl demonstrations
  • Vintage sewing machine demonstrations
  • Spinning demonstrations
  • Hand weaving with sticks demonstrations
  • See how ice cream was made in the 1800s
  • Cider Mill demonstrations
  • Sample traditionally prepared wild rice at Aabnaabin Camp
  • Black ash basket craft
  • Samples of cooked local lamb prepared by Chef Steve Elmhirst of Elmhirst’s Resort
  • Cheese making demonstration by Cassandra Mogelin of Peachy Keene
  • And more!

Admission:
Adults $15, Students/Seniors (60+) $10, Youths (ages 5-14) $7, Free for children under 5, Family (includes 2 adults and up to 4 youths ages 5-14) $40.

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