Dàimh is a band with members from Scotland, Eire,Cape Breton, and USA, sharing tales and tunes they’ve brought with them across the ocean.
Tag Archives | October 17
The process of turning carded wool and spinning it into yarn is yet another early craft still common in Cape Breton. Give it a try!
Local artist Barrie Fraser instructs this step by step watercolour course (en Plein Air if weather permits).
Kelly MacArthur gives step dance instruction with a bit of square dancing.
The Highlanders celebrated their culture, not in huge buildings or sculptures but in their songs and stories. Learn of their history through this sharing of songs and tales.
Qristina and Quinn Bachand share their views on Irish Session etiquette, tune choices and how to put sets of tunes together.
Using natural dyes to add colour to the cloth and yarns that pioneer women made was an important aspect of 19th century life. Pre-registration required. Workshop is open to all ages.
This is a unique showcase of local arts and crafts for sale or for your viewing pleasure.