The Story of Wool: From Sheep's Fleece to Knitted Jumper
Susanna is an accomplished textile artist, specialising in textile crafts and dress making.
As part of Athlone Castle’s National Heritage Week events, she will demonstrate the story of wool, from wool carding to wool spinning on a Donegal spinning wheel, to dyeing wool with plants. She will show a selection of hand woven, felted and knitted wool garments.
This event at Athlone Castle, Co. Westmeath is supported by the Heritage Council under the Irish Walled Towns Network 2021 Interpretation Fund.