Alpaca Fiber Processing

Alpaca Fiber Processing

Alpaca Fiber Processing
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Sunday 9:30

Alpaca Fiber Processing $40/$20 supply fee

Megan Long

Classroom 3 (Lower level Arts and Crafts Building)

Have an alpaca fleece lying around that you don't know what to do with? Did you just get some alpacas and have all their fleeces in your basement? Learn how to process huacaya alpaca fleece! From raw alpaca fleece to making your own handspun yarn. Class includes how to skirt and evaluate a fleece, washing, carding, and spinning. Please bring your own spinning wheel / drop spindle as that will not be provided in this class.


Materials that will be provided are : 2oz of alpaca roving, a knitting accessory kit, and a copy of the presentation.