SHEPHERD’S DREAM – Roseau River, Manitoba. Manitoba Fibre Trail 2021
OPEN: Saturday September 19, 2021. 9 – 6.
We are thrilled to be on the Manitoba Fibre Trail again this year. Shepherd’s Dream is all about fibre from sheep. Our wool bedding products start with the purest, fluffiest wool batting we can find. We encase it in organic sateen cotton and wool Melton to make our mattresses, toppers, pillows and comforters. This past year we have also begun sewing our own organic sheets – made to order – or standard sizes on the shelf. We will demonstrate making dryer-balls in the morning, and pillows and in the afternoon.
We’d also like to show you other fibres woven into our lifestyle. The house we built in 2008 is an EcoNest, made of clay mixed with various fibres ….like straw, cattail fluff, cow manure and other materials we found in our neighbourhood. Check out Econest.com to see info about houses like the one we built.
We invite fully vaccinated folks to choose their time to come. To facilitate social distancing we will book about 5 folks into each time slot.
9-11 dryer-ball demo and Econest tour
12-2 dryer-ball demo and Econest tour
2-4 pillow demo and Econest tour
4-6 pillow demo and Econest tour
Please let us know which time you would like to come by. Email email@example.com or call 204.427.3524
At the workshop will have comforters, sleep and other pillows, sheets and dryer-balls for sale.
We are located near Hwy 59, close to the little town of Roseau River. Google Shepherd’s Dream to get to our workshop. Written directions are: South on Hwy 59 through St Pierre, St Malo and Rosa. 6 km past Rosa, turn right on 13 Rd N. Go west almost 1 mile and turn right at 27009 (Reimer Concrete and Bldg Supplies). Look for the Shepherd’s Dream sign at the door on the right. Our wool mattresses are at our home …. a 2 minute drive from the workshop.
Google map link: Shepherd’s Dream
Accessibility: The workshop has a spiral staircase of approx.15 step.
Washrooms are available.