Sheep-to-Shawl is two-day craft weekend presented byAllison Smith featuring a sheep-to-shawl extravaganza. The weekend began Friday night with an artist-led craft-in in the galleries of MCA Denver. Saturday featured all-day sheep-to-shawl competition, in which team members sheared a sheep, spun the wool and wove a shawl – over the course of a single day. Guest speakers dropped by throughout the day to keep things interesting.
March 25, 2011
Craft-In with Allison Smith
6:30PM Craft-in with Allison Smith
Bring your own crafts or help artist Allison Smith create a large-scale braided rug in the gallery.
March 26, 2011
10AM Sheep shearing demonstration
11AM Sheep-to-shawl competition begins
1PM Allison Smith speaks about SMITHS
2PM Sara Goldenberg White speaks about fiber art
3PM Elissa Auther speaks about the craft revolution
4PM Shawl judging
NEWS Due to unforseen repairs (from our recent pipe break) the musuem will be closed through October 7. We apologize for any inconvenience.