The beginning of fiber processing
Alpaca fleece characteristics
and Skirt, tumble and wash Alpaca Fibers
When: Choose from the drop down box.
Where: QCAR Alpaca Gift Shop
580 Basehoar Rd Littlestown, PA 17340 717-359-9989
Who: Julie Wysong
What: Alpacas fiber (wool)
In this class, we will learn the favorable characteristics of alpaca fleece. We will learn what to look for when purchasing an alpaca fleece. During this class. will demonstrate how to clean an alpaca fleece using these methods- skirting, tumbling and washing. We will demonstrate and have hands on skirting, grading, sorting. We will discuss what these grades of fiber can be made into such as baby clothes, shoe insoles and so on.
The class size is very small only 4 participates so let me know if you have interest. First voice gets the first space.
This is a great class for alpaca owners who want to know how to skirt their fleece for show or home processing. We will discuss what to look for when purchasing an alpaca fleece. We will learn about the characteristics and find them on a 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
I can’t wait to get started. How about you?