Processing 101 – Skirt Alpaca Fibers


Thursday, August 26, 2021

4:30 – 6:30

A beginners guide to skirting alpaca fiber

Be able to locate the fiber characteristics.

4 in stock



The beginning of fiber processing

Skirting Alpaca Fibers  

Discussion of alpaca fleece characteristics

When: Thursday, August 26, 2021

Where: Quarry Critters Alpaca Ranch
580 Basehoar Rd  Littlestown, PA 17340 717-359-9989
Cost: $30 
Who: Owners QCAR – Julie and David Wysong 

What: Alpacas fiber (wool)

In this class, we will choose a fleece to purchase, what to look for when purchasing an alpaca fleece. We will clean an alpaca fleece during this class. We will demonstrate and have hands on skirting, grading, sorting. What can these grades be used for, baby clothes, shoe insoles and so on. We will demonstrate and have hands on, tumbling and washing the alpaca fleece.  

Supplies list will be emailed to you.

The class size is very small only 4 participates so let me know if you have interest. First voice gets the first space.

We are going to buy a fleece. Demonstrate  skirting, tumbling, washing, and drying your alpaca fleece. Find the characteristics in alpaca fleece.

So to get started enroll in the class. You can pay for this class online to save your space. It’s Non-refundable but you will receive store credit if you have to cancel.  Call if you have any questions 717-359-9989, or email juliesalpacas@gmail.com.

I can’t wait to get started. How about you?


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Cost for class $30


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Financing Available

  •  25% down and on time monthly payments for one year with NO INTEREST!
  • Flexible payment option are being offered at this time. We will work with you and your budget.
  • Package discounts available as posted.
  • We also accept Master Card, Visa, Discover Card and American Express, Checks and cash
    Terms: Includes with purchase of alpaca sale:
  • One "Free" Ownership class (must register)
  • Complimentary board for 30 days after completed sale. Agistment of $2.50 daily rate thereafter
  • Purchaser receives Alpaca Registration upon agreement paid in full
Terms and services with the sale of a quality bred female:
  • 15-day live birth guarantee!
  • Fee to delivery your purchased alpacas is $2.00 per mile to your destination.
  • No fee for you to pick up purchased alpacas.


Quarry Critters Alpaca Ranch

Quarry Critters Alpaca Ranch