Class Descriptions

Butter Making

Come and see how simple it is to make butter, then taste if and take some back to your camp.While making the butter we will talk about period method of making butter and times of year it was made.
Instructor – Aibhilin fra Skye
Length – 1 hr
Cost –
Class Max –
Children ages 3 – 10 must be accompanied by a parent in order to participate

 

Hand Dipped Candles

Learn how to make your own candles.  We will talk about making rush lights and tallow candles.  We will burn some so you can see the amount of light they can give. We however will make dip candles out of beeswax or parafin, you will have a pair of candles to take home.
Instructor – Aibhilin fra Skye
length – 2 hr
Cost –
Class Max – 10
Children 3 – 10 must be accompanied by a parent by a parent in order to participate.

 

Repoussée

repoussee

This workshop will introduce participants to Repoussé, a metaworking technique where malleable metal is shaped from both the front and reverse to create a design in low relief. Images will be provided, participants are also welcome to bring their own to use.

Instructor – Sciath
Length – 2 hrs
Cost – $10
Class Max – 7
 Minimum participant age is 16

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