on the farm
We always have many questions about how we are caretaking our land and homeschooling our boys. During our 18th Annual Fall Sale and Open House on Saturday and Sunday, Nov 14 and 15, 10 – 6 CST you can experience and taste first hand as Lu will be baking flatbreads out of our outdoor bread oven mid morning to mid day. He will also be giving a short talk about garlic around 1:30 CST. He will chat about planting, growing, cooking and the many health benefits of garlic. He has planted 2000 cloves of 10 varieties this fall for next August’s harvest. The mini presentations last about 20 minutes.
At 2:30 Ry Hook will be explaining what a fruit tree guild is – it’s importance and why you might want it under your fruit trees.
At 12:30 on both days
Jon will be explaining the woodfiring process of his stoneware ceramics, sculptures and the new addition of using used fryer oil as a sustainable fuel assist. See amazing pieces like this jug and plate which just came out of the kiln – all during the Annual Fall Sale and Open House. There is amazing work to be had.
There will be ongoing paper making demonstrations 12:30 – 4:00.
Jon will have these mugs transformed into gorgeous drinking vessels in time for our Annual Fall Sale. Jon and Andrea are having an opening at Kalamazoo Center for the Book and Paper Arts on Nov 6. Their show Amongst the trees will run Nov 6 – Nov 27.
Andrea has gorgeous prints at The Winchester. A fabulous café on Winchester in Chicago. Very good food.
Lea Basile Lazarus a Chicago print and paper artist came for a couple of days to work out some incredible images in pulp.