AlpacaGram 5.58 | Space is running out in these workshop classes

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AlpacaGram 5.58July 3, 2018

Workshop Classes

Register Online for the Natural Fiber Extravaganza

A few spots are still available in the following workshop classes. Don't miss this opportunity to learn from the best and add some tools to your toolbox!

  • Beginning Spinning
  • Blending Alpaca on the Drum Carder
  • Characteristics of Fiber: Evaluating Your Fleece
  • Crocheting 101
  • Crocheting: Corner to Corner
  • Designing and Knitting Irregular Triangular Shawls
  • Drop Spindling
  • Five Things You Need to Know to Make the Best Yarn
  • Intermediate Spinning
  • Knitting Chemo Patient Hats
  • Knitting with Different Yarn Weights
  • Needle Felted 3D Alpacas
  • No Fear Fleece Skirting
  • Sorting and Grading: What, Why & How
  • The Distaff: Spindle Spinning with Comfort and Control
  • Understanding Suri Fiber
  • Weaving: Rigid Heddle
  • Wet Felted Bowl

Natural Fiber Extravaganza Workshops

Natural Fiber Extravaganza Registration

Registration for the 2018 Natural Fiber Extravaganza powered by Alpaca Owners Association and sponsored by Long Hollow Suri Alpacas/New Era Fiber is a great value at only $150. Not only do you get a full weekend of seminars to attend, but you will also have access to our Annual Luncheon and Keynote Speaker, Friday night Meet & Greet and Mill Tour at Long Hollow Suri Alpacas/New Era Fiber, and the Saturday evening Fleece Reveal and Social. Workshops are also available at various fees where you can gain valuable hands-on experience.

New This Year!

Friday Night Meet & Greet and Mill Tour

You won't want to miss the Friday night Meet and Greet and Mill Tour at Long Hollow Suri Alpacas/New Era Fiber. Buses will be available at the Expo Center to transport you to the mill and back.

Saturday Night Fleece Room Reveal and Social

The fleece room will be open for viewing by the public for extended hours starting Saturday night at the Fleece Room Reveal and Social. Come and enjoy light hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar as you find out who the big winners are. After the awards are presented, the fleece room will be opened, and reopened on Sunday morning. Come and view the fleeces and judging results.


Admission and parking at the Wilson County Exposition Center is free. RV hookups and parking are available on the Wilson County Fairgrounds, connected to the Expo Center.

Bring your family and friends and take part in one of the most exciting events in the Nashville area celebrating natural fibers.

Register Online for the Natural Fiber Extravaganza

Natural Fiber Extravaganza Workshops

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