So happy to see the sun and feel the crisp air this morning after several days of rain and humidity. A very raucous thunderstorm came through yesterday evening and brought with it a very nice spring day for us to enjoy!
This weekend in Rhode Island you can attend the 6th Annual Sheep and Wool Festival at Coggeshell Farm Museum in Bristol, Rhode Island. Great location and a nice day trip.
Join fiber and textile enthusiasts from across the Northeast at Rhode Island’s only Wool and Fiber Festival. See craftspeople demonstrate traditional and contemporary fiber arts; purchase your own textile supplies, equipment, and gifts to take home; watch the hand shearing of sheep, and help with 18th century textile and farm work.
9:00am-4:00pm. $8.00 for Adults; $5.00 for Seniors and Children (6-12); Children under 5 Free. Museum Members-$5.00 for Adults; $3.00 for Seniors and Children (6-12); Children 5 and under Free.
The weekend of May 26th/27th take a ride to the 38th Massachusetts Sheep and Woolcraft Festival in Cummington, MA. It is held at the Cummington Fairgrounds, 97 Fairgrounds Road, Cummington, Massachusetts. HodgePodge will have a booth there, it’s one of my favorite festivals. Come say hi!