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The Art of Shearing 

March 26, 2023

at Hill-Stead Museum

 

 

 

 

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

PURCHASE TICKETS

An Interactive Celebration and Demonstration of All Things Fiber!

While our sheep are being shorn, Hill-Stead Museum will welcome fiber artists and vendors demonstrating skirting, carding, spinning, weaving, knitting, crocheting, felting; storytelling; and more. There will be free hayrides to and from the barns, food vendors, and craft activities.

Learn what it takes to create something “from sheep to shawl.” It’s a celebration—Join us!

Tickets

$20 per carload
$10 Adult
$5 Children 12 & Under

Interested in being a vendor? Fill out an application here

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                Blue Back Farmers Market

We will be at the Blue Back Farmers Market 

Sundays from June 19- October 23

from 10 -1

at the West Hartford Town Hall parking lot

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Hill-Stead's May Market

tbd!

 

 

Knitting in the Company of Sheep 

tbd!

Pumpkin Chucking 2.0

tbd!

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Fall 2023 Sheep Shearing

Unfortunately, there will be no public viewing of the shearing, but we will be live streaming it again on our Sheepcam!

8:30-12:30 (or until the we are done!)

Click here to watch our SheepCam 

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