Homestead Fair

Ticket Sales Start 9/1/2024

Woodworking from the Smallest Hands

These young boys gathered with their dads, grandfathers and older brothers for some evening woodworking classes this summer in our large woodworking shop at the Homestead Craft Village. For many of these boys, these hand-carved, wooden spoons are their very first wood projects. Now these beautiful spoons are displayed for sale for this weekend’s Homestead … Read more

A Glimpse of the 2018 Fair on Saturday

Thank you to all our friends and neighbors for once again coming out and joining us for the Fair this weekend! With a record breaking attendance of 23,000+ we had a great time and wanted to share a glimpse of our photos from the Saturday of the Fair with you. We would also love to … Read more

Making Furniture for the Fair

Our young woodworkers are finishing some beautiful hand-crafted chairs, tables and boxes for the Fair! Using mainly hand-tools, these boys are crafting their chairs in the old tried and true method of fine furniture building that is hard to find in today’s mass market. [envira-gallery id=”7364″]

The LARGEST Wooden Spoon Ever!

While strolling through the woodworking booth in the Craft Pavilion this week, I was met with a surprise! Atop the wooden spoon display (of normal sized spoons) sat the largest wooden spoon I have ever seen! I think you’ll agree when you see it during the Fair this Friday and Saturday.

Woodworking for little hands

This year the little guys are getting in on some sanding projects; and they’re all really excited about it! Most kids don’t start in the Wood Shop with tools until they’re 9 or 10 – these projects are perfect, however, for nearly all ages. Last week everyone who wanted to sand a project came by the … Read more