The yarntruck is back at ARTFest! Look for the truck "Lil Dorothy" near Barrie and King Streets in City Park, Kingston, Ontario (official spot: Orange 1). Opening hours are 10 - 6 daily. Free admission! ARTfest features 200 artists and artisans from across Ontario and Quebec for THREE days starting Saturday, Sunday Canada Day and Monday! Walk the shady paths throughout the park. After shopping at the yarntruck, enjoy outstanding pottery, glass, wood, jewellery, gourmet food, live music, art workshops, live outdoor theatre, poetry, food trucks, and more! Also: Craft Beer & Wine Tent!
You have two opportunities to shop the yarntruck this weekend! The first is Saturday June 23 at the Lansdowne Textiles Festival (Lansdowne Community Building, 1 Jessie Street, Lansdowne, ON) and then again on Sunday June 24 at the Skeleton Park Arts Festival in Skeleton (McBurney) Park in Kingston! New onboard you'll find new hand-dyed sock yarn from our friends at All Dyed Up! and Red Sock Blue Sock, as well as some brand new custom-dyed gradient sets from Sweet Paprika! This colourway is dyed exclusively for Purlin' J's! What will you make?
The Purlin' J's yarntruck is back for its sixth season, and we're kicking things off with a visit to the Prince Edward County 2nd Annual FibreFest on Saturday, May 26, 9 - 4:30. Find the yarntruck in the outdoor market section of vendors. Onboard you'll find some new yarns from Koigu, Lichen and Lace, and Fibrelya! Plus custom-engraved Kollage brand square knitting needles. Admission to the PEC FibreFest is $5 and children 12 and under are free.
Saturday, February 24Pop-up Yarn Shop!I'd like to invite you to a special yarn sale happening one day only: Saturday February 24! Soothe those winter blues with YARN! Everything is sale-priced! Riverside Studio Zen Yarn Garden Sirdar Premier and MORE! The yarntruck is hibernating, so the sale is at The Town Loft http://www.facebook.com/TownLoft in Kingston, a gorgeous second-floor space at 28 Bath Road, above the Passionate Artisans shop. The Town Loft @ 28 Bath Road (2nd floor), Kingston, Ontario11:30 am to 3:30 pmCash, Debit and Credit accepted Note: Be prepared to leave your wet winter boots at the door! This is a second-floor space so unfortunately it is not wheelchair accessible.
Shop the yarntruck Saturday October 28 at Glocca Morra Farm's Halloween Festival! It's at 1623 Highway 15, just south of the 401 in Kingston. The Glocca Morra Grill will be serving up lunch, and you can carve your pumpkin there and leave the mess! The yarntruck is open 10:30 am to 4:00 pm.