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Fleece workshop Strandja
Workshop wave "Golden Fleece" is located in the heart of Strandja Mountain in the picturesque village Zvezdets the territory of the park "Strandja". The village is located on the Malko Tarnovo - Burgas and is one of the - old villages. Dyeing of wool and yarn with natural vegetable dyes and the creation of knitting is part of the cultural heritage in Strandja. Workshop restores old Strandja crafts related to sheep. It is a comprehensive treatment of wool - washing, carding, darachene, spinning, dyeing and knitting. Bulgarian traditions if you are not indifferent, be sure to visit the workshop. Smiling and welcoming women will welcome you with open arms and will answer your question, we will show you the ancient methods of knitting and dyeing used for generations by our mothers, grandmothers and great-grandmothers. In Workshop on Wave "Golden Fleece" observe all processes wool processing according preserved ethnographic weather data dating back several centuries: Burning sheared fleece; Washing of evaporated fleece; After drying of washed fleece should hand carding; It darachene izchepkanata of wool and spinning; Spun wool twisted; The prepared material is painted with natural vegetable dyes to achieve the final result; From the resulting dyed yarn made entirely manual labor following works: overshoes, boots, slippers, hats, scarves, gaiters, bags and more. A place in the workshop will show how completely natural and environmentally friendly way to paint clothes with herbs, roots, bark tree, forest moss and the result of dyeing you can see the unique wool works that you can purchase and surprise favorite person - unique socks, hats, scarves, gloves or a small souvenir, made especially for you. You can visit the workshop at a prearranged meeting with women. There is an opportunity for organized group visits to 35 people. For further information, please contact us!