At noon we present to a local picnic audience and then people start to disperse off again into the world.
Full day for working on group projects. In the evening we grill in the forge! The evening ends with a fiber-optic light show by the outdoor weaving group.
The morning starts with two discussion groups. Mika gives an overview over the materials that were sponsored by various companies. Then the swatchbook exchange is presented. After lunch we split into groups on various topics of interest to work together … Continue reading
More workshops! Good food and local wine.
People still arriving throughout the day and after lunch the workshops begin!
Mika gets up early to start preparing food for some of the meals. We print out schedules and notices to hang on walls. Go shopping for second-hand items and fresh groceries. Very first people start arriving in the afternoon/evening.
Finalizing the grocery shopping list for the week. Mika, Paula and Shelly go to Super U and pick up what looks like…. not quite enough for 30 people for 5 days? Compared to last year’s shopping extravaganza in Sweden. But … Continue reading
Today (July 14th, 2013), it is hot and sunny in Paillard. Mika, Hannah and Paula are in Paillard, starting to prepare for the summer camp. We got to Paillard 1:30 last night after a long drive from Berlin. First of … Continue reading
Mika, Paula and Hannah pack the car full of workshop and camping materials and set off from Berlin (a bit late:-). The drive is smooth and we pass through Paris just before midnight and see some of the 14th July … Continue reading