Posts Tagged "Townsend Visitor Center"

Smoky Mountain Fiber Arts Festival, Townsend, TN

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 Smoky Mountain Fiber Arts Festival Thursday March 17th through Saturday the 19th, at the Townsend Visitor Center and Townsend Elementary School, Townsend TN.   

To paraphrase the Daily Times Newspaper- 

…hosted by the Townsend Artisan Guild and Fine Arts Blount, will feature fiber animal exhibitions, including Border Collie Sheep Herding, Sheep-Sheering, Sheep to Shawl Demos, an Arts Exhibition,  workshops, educational demonstrations of fiber processes, spinning, weaving, needle crafts, dyeing, hands on projects with children and adults.

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Broom Making Class, Townsend, TN

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Broom Making Class at the Townsend Visitor Center on March 12th, 2011 with David Higgins.  Students will make a cobweb broom and a hearth broom.  Need to bring a sharp pocket knife and a bag lunch.  Class size limited to 10 people, cost $45.  Call 865-448-6134 or 1-800-525-6834 for more information or to register.

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Rug Hooking Class, Townsend, TN

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Rug Hooking Class at the Townsend Visitor Center on Saturday April 9th from 9am to noon with crafter Carolyn McBride.  The class is designed for begginners and includes a rug hooking kit that contains the various materials needed for constructing the rug.  Participants need to bring a 10-18″ embroidery hook with them to class.  Cost is $45, call 865-335-4470 or 865-379-9169 to register.

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Basket Making Classes, Townsend, TN

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Basket making classes at the Townsend Visitor Center, Townsend, Tennessee, March 5, 24, 26, 2011 with Karen Kenst.  Classes offered at all skill levels call 865-983-3352 to register.

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Basket Making Classes, Townsend, TN

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Basket making classes at the Townsend Visitor Center, Townsend, Tennessee, March 5, 24, 26, 2011 with Karen Kenst.  Classes offered at all skill levels call 865-983-3352 to register.

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