Our resident flock of Wensleydale sheep are one of the only flocks of this rare breed in Ireland. Known for their lustrous, long staple wool, you can buy yarn and felted items at reception. Read more on the woolcraft blog or the online shop
The Markree Woolcraft workshop is open most days in the morning and the evening. Call in to watch how it’ s done with a live demo of spinning and woolcraft technique in Mary’s workshop. Opening times are available from reception.
Classes can be booked for €15 an hour by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org and can focus on all aspects of wool from fibre, preparation to dying, spinning & felting.