Itinerary & Destination Details 
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Itinerary
 
Thursday, October 24
1:30PM: Bus from Albuquerque Airport to El Monte Sagrado 
3:00PM-4:00PM: Stop at the Española Valley Fiber Arts Center, New Mexico’s resource for fiber artists, enthusiasts and visitors.
4:00PM: Check-in at the El Monte Sagrado 
5:30PM: Registration 
6:00PM–8:00PM: Dinner at the El Monte Sagrado and Arne and Carlos presentation: The World of Arne & Carlos. Inspiration - Design - Lifestyle.
 
Friday, October 25
7:30AM-8:30AM: Breakfast 
9:00AM–12:30PM: Taos Private Tour: We will visit Taos Pueblo, World Heritage UNESCO site whose iconic multi-storied adobe buildings have been continuously inhabited for over 1000 years, the Taos Gorge Bridge, 7th tallest bridge in the United States and an artisan walk to see works at the Tres Estrellas gallery that specialize in rare southwestern textiles and Taos painter Rich Nichols' Blumenschein East Studio.
12:30PM–1:30PM: Lunch and presentation by Monica Rodriguez as she discusses "How to Get Organized on Ravelry" 
2:00PM–5:00PM: Afternoon Workshop with Arne and Carlos:
New Nordic Knitting: Knitting and Purling the Norwegian Way Cowl - Ergonomic Knitting (NEW!)
6:30PM-8:00PM: Dinner and presentation and shopping experience with Antonio and Molly Manzanares who operate the state’s only certified organic sheep ranch. Their family ranch is located mountains of north central New Mexico. The couple sells lamb and wool products under their farm label, Shepherd’s Lamb.
 
Saturday, October 26
7:00AM-7:45AM: Gentle yoga 
8:00AM-9:00AM: Breakfast
9:00AM–12:00PM: Morning Workshop with Arne and Carlos:
New Nordic Knitting: An Introduction to Norwegian Stranded Colorwork Hat (NEW!) PLUS included in this class will be The History of Norwegian Colour Work - From 1840 Until Today
12:00PM-1:00PM: Lunch and presentation by indigo dyer Gasali Adeyemo - African Blues: My Life in Indigo 
1:00PM-4:00PM: Afternoon Workshop: Gasali Adeyemo 
Traditional Yoruba Tie-dye with Indigo
4:00PM-6:30PM: Free time to visit El Monte Sagrado's award-winning spa or enjoy downtown Taos. Make sure to visit Mooncat Fiber Yarn Shop—they will be offering wine, snacks and shopping discounts and a book signing with Arne & Carlos from 5:00-6:30 pm. Pick up a copy of Arne & Carlos’ books and get it signed
6:30PM-8:00PM: Dinner at Lambert's of Taos (located right next Mooncat Fibers) 
 
Sunday, October 27
8:00AM-9:00AM: Breakfast and check out 
9:00AM-11:30AM: Bus from El Monte Sagrado to Albuquerque Airport