The Blue Mill-Woadfest

      
Woadfest 2018
Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th Oct 11am - 3pm
 
Saturday
11am - 12.30pm Crochet for beginners
1pm - 2.30pm Corn Dolly workshop
11am - 3pm  Woad dyeing
 
Sunday
11am - 12.30pm Corn Dolly workshop
1pm - 2.30pm Crochet for beginners
11am - 3pm  Woad dyeing
 
Craft table for childern set up in the mill tower both days.
 
 
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Woad leaves were crushed and formed into Woad balls
by our very own Black Hand Gang!
 
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Chain Bridge Forge were on hand with their mobile forge making
coat hooks and fire pokers.
 
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Our ladies really enjoyed the Corn Dolly workshop
 
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Felting with the talented Carol Parker.
 
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And the end to a fabulous weekend was meeting Mr Peter Booth,
his grandfather owned the last working Woad Farm in Boston and
he very kindly donated seed from the last crop harvested in 1932 to
our Woad exhibition.
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