MEET THE CROFTERSMEMBERSHIPSKILLS
We are CROFT
goal is to promote fellowship while researching the lifestyles and
trades appropriate to the Celtic Peoples from 400 BC until 1746 AD.
Although most members claim Scots,
ancestry and do
Celtic re-enactment, participation is open to anyone with an interest
in period crafting, living history and entertainment, no
what his/her ethnicity.
sense of being a real village surrounding CROFT is vital to promote a
feeling of family and fellowship which was a reality in earlier times.
CROFT is a family-oriented and kid-friendly organization.
We are based in the Metro
Phoenix, Arizona area.
are held on the 2nd Saturday of every month at the Irish Cultural
Center, 1106 North Central Avenue, Phoenix, AZ, 85004 (across from the
Burton Barr Library) phone 602-258-0109. (Click
for Map) The Board meeting is at 12:00 Noon with the General
meeting starting at 12:30 pm
of the Skills
that members currently demonstrate include:
Weaving & Dyeing; Knitting & Embroidery; Tapestry; Sewing
Working; Blacksmithing & Bronzesmithing; Coin Minting; Chain
Basket Making, Candle Making, Spoon Carving & Wood Turning;
Calligraphy, Painting & Drawing; Music & Dance
Members will be
attending the following events in 2016:
the logos for more information
Highland Celtic Festival, July 16 - 17, 2016
the following events so far this year:
PO Box 27752
Tempe, AZ 85285-7752
- Holly Puorro (President)
Factor - Teri Sullivan
Scribe - Yvette Klenner (Secretary)
at Large - Ginny Davis
- Brian Smith
Members, go here for
the Yahoo! group.
Updated June 2016
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