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October 2017

Felted Soap

October 7 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Hallockville Museum Farm, 6038 Sound Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901 United States
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Explore the possibilities of wet felting when you wrap your favorite bar of soap with extra fine merino wool and silk. As wool shrinks and felts around the soap, it turns into an all natural built-in washcloth. Merino wool is organically anti-bacterial and anti-fungal, so your soap will stay fresh and last three-times longer! You will leave with two milk and honey shea butter bars. Makes a wonderful gift or pamper yourself! Click Here to Register for the Class OR…

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Shibori Scarf Workshop with Vivien Pollack

October 28 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Hallockville Museum Farm, 6038 Sound Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901 United States
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Shibori is a Japanese term for several methods of dying fabric by folding, stitching, twisting or securing it before dying to produce patterns. Come learn some simple easy ways to produce a painted scarf using different shibori techniques. We will explore different folds and ways to produce lovely designs. When the class is over you will have your own custom scarf plus you will make sample pieces. Materials: Wear old clothes or bring an apron and bring protective gloves. Dyes,…

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November 2017

Nuno Felted Autumn Shawl

November 3 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Hallockville Museum Farm, 6038 Sound Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901 United States
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Learn the techniques of Nuno felting. (“Nuno” is Japanese for “Fabric”). This technique was developed in the early 90′s and combines raw wool with a loose or open weave material in order to create a light weight fabric. Students will create a beautiful shawl out of organic cotton OR silk. Students will email instructor in advance to their desired color palette ahead of time. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR CLASS or please call, 631.298.5292 or email lisa@hallockville.com •$65 Members or…

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Wool Polish Folk Art Ornament

November 11 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Hallockville Museum Farm, 6038 Sound Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901 United States
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Learn simple embroidery stitches to make a polish folk art ornament. No prior embroidery experience required. Ornament is constructed of either white or red wool, with contrasting embroidery thread. Bring small and larger scissors, and your basic sewing kit including any embroidery needles you have, a thimble if you use one, pins. Embroidery thread and wool will be provided. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR CLASS Or, please call 631.298.5292 OR email Lisa@hallockville.com •$35 Members or $45 Non-members •Ages 16 and…

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