Rust Belt Fibershed and The Cleveland Flax Project
“Rust Belt Fibershed (a 250 radius outside of Cleveland, OH) will explain the goals of a larger fibershed, along with opportunities for people to become involved all over our region. As we focus our efforts on regeneration, we will be emphasizing the connection between our textiles and our local our waterways, the health of our soil, and we will further explore topics such as fiber pools and local processing. Additionally, we will be presenting an overview of The Cleveland Flax Project and explain the possibility of farming bast fiber in this Fibershed.”
Sarah Pottle and Jessalyn Boeke are a couple of many that will be speaking at the Dayton Fibershed Day conference on Saturday Oct. 5th at 10:00am - 4:00pm here at Agraria. Come by to see what’s going on in the region with local growing, weaving and dying, and learn why it matters. Co-sponsored with Rust Belt Fibershed.
Get your tickets here!