Blessings and safe journey from hearth to home and back again!
A huge THANK YOU to ALL the folks who visited Sheepy Hollow’s ~ Christmas in the Country Holiday Open House!
It was great to re-connect with old friends & make many new acquaintances!
I hope you enjoyed your farm visit too!
In case you need more of a ‘ewe’-nique, off-the-beaten-path
holiday shopping experience,
we’re happy to oblige!
You’re cordially invited
to a bevy of local farms, artisans, keepers-of-the- hearth
~::::~ HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE ~:::~
Saturday December 3, 2011 & Sunday December 4, 2011.
Shop hours vary; phone ahead.
Plan a day trip & visit them ALL!
Participating farms, shops & studios include:
Brookwood Fruit Farm – 7845 Bordman Rd. Almont, MI 48003, (810) 798-8312
Brookwood Fruit Farm is a 5th generation family farm that grows over 40 varieties of apples, peaches, tart cherries and raspberries. Fresh apple cider made weekly with their own special blend of hand-picked apples.
Cabbage Rose Antique Shoppe – 8540 E. Hough Rd. Almont, MI 48003, (810) 798-3671
Look for their blue Pure Michigan sign on Van Dyke. Our barn is filled with vintage furniture, architectural items, artwork, primitives, jewelry & cleaned linens. Call for an appointment. Closed Mondays and Tuesdays.
Circa 1843—Historic Briggs Wool Carding Mill 622 S. Main Almont, MI 48003, (810) 441-3695
Experience handcrafted coffees like Cinnamon Dolce or Eggnog Latte, nosh on some delectable cheesecake brownies and raspberry oat jam bars. Stroll the grounds and explore all that’s there for you to see! Thur. – Sat. 9 – 5, Sun. 11 – 3
Fort Fisher Suri Alpacas – 5841 Secord Lake Rd. Dryden, MI 48428, (248) 628-8151
Our alpacas are friendly and silky to the touch. Our farm store carries alpaca fleece and rovings for hand-spinners, Michigan handspun yarn and alpaca products. Field trips can be arranged and tailored to your group, at $4/person.
Green House Pottery – 5681 Secord Lake Rd. Dryden, MI 48428, (810) 796-2438
Functional and decorative high-fire and soda-fired stoneware. Pottery that is pleasing to both the hand and eye, made within a creative context. Work from recent firings available. Open year round. Call to schedule an appointment.
Hill Top Farm — 7320 37 Mile Rd. Romeo, MI 48065, (810) 343-3759
Family owned and operated orchard producing fruit from heirloom trees. 10-inch deep dish pies hand-rolled with no preservatives. Jam, breads, cookies, caramel and strudel also available. Pies make great gifts for the holidays!
Keller’s Maple Syrup & Honey Products – 6209 Bordman Rd. Almont, MI 48003, (810) 798-8695
Maple syrup and maple syrup products (sugar, jelly & candies), honey and honey butter from our hives. The Keller family has made sweetness their business for over 30-years. Open most days 9-5. Spring festival April 28 &29, 2012.
Miller’s Medley Stained Glass Studio – 6841 Hough Rd. Almont, MI 48003, (810) 798-3795
Our showroom features glass art: fused glass, stained glass window jewelry, mosaics and panels. You are invited to cross the threshold into our workroom and watch as we cut, grind, foil or solder glass. Antiques and peculiars abound.
ReLiteration Used Books – 610 S. Main Almont, MI 48003, (810) 706-0220
Finding new homes for books for more than seven years with over 45,000 unique titles in all genres. Gift certificates available. Tue, Thurs, Fri and Sat 10:30-6:00, Wed 12:00-6:00. First & third Sundays from 12:00-4:00.
Sheepy Hollow Herbs, LLC – 73910 Coon Creek Rd. Armada, MI 48005, (586) 784-8328
Sheepy fiber art, crafted woolens, goat’s milk soap and herbal sundries. Farm-produced from our own dairy goats and Shetland sheep. Organic lavender and other herbs for culinary, floral and medicinal use. Shop Hours: Fri, Sat, Sun 11 – 4, April thru Dec. Additional shop hours, year-round by appointment.
Teemie’s Country Blooms – 4265 Kidder Almont, MI 48003, (810) 310-0711
Specializing in seasonal all-natural offerings. Handcrafted wreaths, potpourri, herbal milk baths, dried bouquets, organic potted herbs and hand-stitched artwork. Thursday through Saturday 10 – 5, Sunday by appointment.
Thanks for supporting local businesses!