Needle Felting in Christmas Cookie Cutters

Nervous as I might have been about whether I am teacher material or not, the first of our Fiber Art Classes here at our NEW farm and fiber studio, was a fun one!

Christmas Needle Felting

Everyone seemed to have a good time …

Christmas Needle Felting Class - Mittens

… learned something new …

Christmas Needle Felting Class

… and went away with some completed, needle felted Christmas items!

Read more

Holiday Hours at The Farm

We will kick off the holiday season, Saturday, November 26th with extended hours from 12pm – 5pm here at the farm.   Give a gift just a little out of the ordinary… something handmade perhaps…something made from alpaca!  Visit the farm and see the alpacas that produce this wonderful fiber.  Get your hands on some … Read more

Yellow Springs, Here We Come

The trailer is packed and we are on our way to Yellow Springs, Ohio for a wonderful fiber festival, the 16th annual Wool Gathering.  I always worry whether I will have enough stuff, then get there and wonder why I brought so much!  I will have two spaces this year, so lots of room to spread out … Read more

National Alpaca Farm Days

National Alpaca Farm Days is a weekend all across the country that alpaca farms will be open to the public.  Visit the website to see what farms are open near you.  If you’re in our area, hope you’ll stop by and see us!  We have moved and so have our alpacas … you can find … Read more

Alpaca Blankets and Throws

Just in, and they are beautiful! These throws are made of 100% Baby Alpaca.  Softer than cashmere, warmer than wool, baby alpaca is an industry term that relates to the fineness of the fiber that is used.  It is usually the fleece sheared from the very first clip of the alpaca.  Select fiber from adult … Read more

Fiber Arts Friday – NEW Mother-Daughter Suri Alpaca Yarn

It is Fiber Arts Friday, leave a comment and share what you’ve been working on this week!  I just listed this yarn in the Farm Store.  It is a fingering weight yarn and made of 100% suri alpaca. In fact, it is made from two suri alpacas that live on our farm, a mother-daughter team … Read more

The Bad and Good News

The bad news is that Saturday was my last day to travel to the North Union Farmers Market at Shaker Square, for the season. It is a loyal group of patrons that support this market, even in bad weather. So, a huge thank you to all my customers and vendor friends! See you in the … Read more