straw into gold event


Kneehigh Farm
3500 Coventryville Rd, Pottstown, PA 19465

Saturday April 3rd noon - 4pm

This Event is Sold Out

Stay tuned for more opportunities to participate in our flax project!

Help us kick off our second Pennsylvania flax field at Kneehigh, a woman owned and operated organic farm in Pottstown. Learn about our flax crop adventure, linen textiles, and farm to textile processing while you enjoy light refreshments.

Participate in a hands on workshop processing our 2020 flax crop from retted straw into golden spinnable fiber destined to become fine linen.

Make and take home a braided flax fiber piece made from 2020 crop.

Masks required. Please bring gloves ( gardening or otherwise) if you have them.

Covid safety measures will be observed.

Everybody is Welcome!

We offer this event at the following levels:

  • Neighbor (limited tickets at this level available) - $0
  • Explorer ( covers the cost of refreshments)  - $15
  • Friend of a Flax Friend (pays for a neighbors refreshments) - $30

Want to give more?

We are raising seed money

We have a goal of $670.00

Please consider contributing at the following levels & receive a thank you gift

  • Seed Starter - $50 1 oz seed plus a pair of linen produce bags
  • Seedling Support - $100 1 oz of seed plus four handmade linen napkins
  • Flax Faerie - $200 1 oz of seed, a framed photo of our first PA  flax field