A Celebration of Wool

19 May , 2013

A Celebration of Wool at the Old Bus Depot Markets

Meet craftspeople from Canberra, the region and interstate to see the amazing things they create with wool.

When? Sunday 19 May 2013

Why visit? To meet and speak to wool producers, craftspeople and artists, view hand spinning, learn about hand felting, watch people weaving and try on handmade woollen garments. Mix with stallholders, craft enthusiasts and other visitors who love to knit, felt, design and make home wares.

Stallholders and items you’ll find: Hand felted garments and accessories, designer knitwear, millinery, weavings, funky beanies and farm label knitwear. A vast array of woollen yarns, including hand spun and hand dyed yarns. Stock up on woollen hats, scarves and socks in time for winter.

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