Bit of a delayed blog post here, but throughout last weekend Slow Boat acted as an on-board sewing site at the Tipton Community Association Festival. Even the intermittent showers of rain didn’t stop out productivity, and now the ceiling of the boat is graced with a vast array of embroidery.
We invited families on board to join us in our weekend of craft activities, and the response to the Aaron Manby itself couldn’t have been better! The boat hails from Tipton, and had been used for youth-inspired activities in the past. It was incredibly interesting to learn about others’ experiences of the Aaron Manby, and to hear so many remarks about how white its current interior is.
And then we took the boat back on the Monday morning:
…which only took 4 hours, we were practically speeding!