Practical and hands-on demonstrations
Try your hand at learning a new rural skill in the Festival’s practical and hands-on demonstrations sessions. See Programme of Events for details.
|All day||Stick and crookmaking|
Arthur Dent, from Scottish Crookmakers Association, will be working at this fascinating craft of the SCA stand – do go along and see him. And don’t forget to view the prize winners in the Stick and Crook section of the Garden, Craft and Food competition in the Strathmore Hall.
|All day||Spinning and weaving|
East Central Scotland Guild of Spinner, Weavers and Dyers will be on hand to let folk have a go at spinning raw fleece and other fleece crafts. If you would like to try your hand (and feet) at spinning, drop by the stand in the Strathmore Hall.
|All day||Bee keeping|
Join East of Scotland Beekeepers in the Strathmore Hall to learn more about the equipment and techniques of beekeeping