Processing Hucaya Alpaca Fleece; Megan Long

Processing Hucaya Alpaca Fleece; Megan Long

Processing Hucaya Alpaca Fleece; Megan Long
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$40.00

Processing Hucaya Alpaca Fleece; Megan Long, Nodrog Farm - 3 hour, Sunday 12:30 to 3:30, CR3 (Bottom of Arts and Crafts Building) Cost $40

Processing an alpaca fleece is similar and yet VERY different to processing wool. Learn all of the steps to make yarn from a raw alpaca fleece to yarn. Class includes how to evaluate a fleece, washing, prepping, and spinning.

Level: Open to All but please keep in mind this is not a beginner spinning class.
Materials: Students should bring either a working spinning wheel or spindle.  Alpaca fleece, roving, equipment, and other materials are provided.
Materials Fee: $35 payable to the instructor at time of class.