Drystone Walling Demonstration

Man building drystone wall.Join our Dales Volunteers as they showcase the traditional craft of drystone walling – one of the most iconic features of the National Park landscape.  From the foundations to the top stones, during five short drop in sessions they talk through the process of turning a pile of stones into something that will last for centuries. Included in museum admission.

Nature Printing

Nature PrintingHave a go at mono printing using natural materials with artist Margaret Murphy. Part of our Fun  Friday events programme.
 

 

 

 

 
 

Traditional Rugmaking Demonstration

Join two local rugmakers Jane Cook and Elaine Foster as they demonstrate the traditional methods of making proddy and hooked rugs.  Take the chance to have a go or buy a rug or kit to take home. Included in museum admission.

 

Drystone Walling Demonstration

Dystone Walling EventJoin our Dales Volunteers as they showcase the traditional craft of drystone walling – one of the most iconic features of the National Park landscape.  From the foundations to the top stones, during five short drop in sessions they talk through the process of turning a pile of stones into something that will last for centuries. Included in museum admission.

Let’s get Knitting

Knitting SticksLearn a simple knitting pattern and watch a spinning demonstration as fleece is spun into wool.