About The Maker Farm

The Maker Farm at Bancroft

Emily Piper lives in Pepperell, Massachusetts on a 1735 colonial farm, home of The Maker Farm, with her husband, Eric, her daughter, Cora, more than 20 horses, 4 donkeys, 3 sheep, 5 goats, 6 cats, 2 dogs, 20 hens, a silly roo and 2 buns on our friendly, arty farm! Emily is living her dream to bring arts, crafts, and farm life to the community.


Before moving to the New England countryside, Emily lived in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island and in Chicago, Illinois after graduating from Allegheny College with a BA in Theater. In her professional career, she has taught a myriad of classes and workshops for children and adults including Junkbox Puppetry, Animal Masks, Go Green!, Mural Art, Creative Dramatics and more. She is excited to bring her unique brand of grassroots creative education to New England families.


Meet Emily at The Maker Farm and dive into creativity!