Spinning & Weaving From Field To Fabric

June 10, 2023 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Guests are invited out to Fort Jesup to learn about Spinning and Weaving, and how cotton fibers come from the field to be turned into fabric.  Jerry Hale of Acadian Brown Cotton of Louisiana will be onsite talking about the history and growth of Acadian Brown Cotton in Louisiana as well as demonstrating how to gin cotton for spinning.  Come join us in learning about the history of fiber and fabric creation in Louisiana.