Sheep & Wool Day!

Come up to Calypso to meet our Shetland flock and learn about raising sheep in Alaska, handling and washing fleeces, recognizing different types of wool, carding and spinning basics, and using wool to make functional items. Sheep shearing demonstrations will … Continue reading →

Visit us this Friday from 4-8pm to celebrate the arts at Calypso!  Come meet our friendly Shetlands, learn how we process their beautiful fleece to create wool goods, watch blacksmithing demos, and taste some bread from our wood-fired oven! We will also have hands-on natural dyeing, wet felting, and other creative activities for every age.  

See you there!