We currently have some super breeding Females for sale some have cria at foot and others are pregnant to birth next Spring and Summer. The colours are Fawns Whites and Browns. All Halter trained too! You are welcome to come and see them with no obligation to buy
A great achievement from our first Felting workshop of 2012 Rita & Clare went home with a bowl and bag after lots of hard work learning the principles of felting then actually making a felted item. Jenny wanted to learn to spin and spun a skein of yarn a
Alpaca fleeces both Suri & Huacaya along with pedigree Jacob’s & Gotland sheeps wool for the hand spinner, just the best of each fleece in the raw! Inquire via the contact page or visit our stand at the BOB craft Festival, Bakewell on Saturday 22nd September.
1st time spinner Deborah managed to spin 198 yards of yarn at the July workshop, well done ! click on read more to see more pictures.
We all had a lovely day on Saturday and fortunately the weather was kind, we even had some lovely sunshine, what a bonus ! Here are the ladies who came to this months workshop and Kate Thorby who sent us a lovely message : I just wanted to say a big ‘thank
BOB the UNDERGROUND CRAFT FESTIVAL at the Bakewell Agricultural Buisness Centre, Derbyshire There will be lots of craft stalls from independent craftspeople from all around the UK Amber Valley Alpacas will be there with a selection of Suri & Huacaya fleeces for the enthusiast in Hand spinning! To all of you that love Crafts, this
Phantom visits Derbyshire from Pinkney alpacas. Show winning Phantom has a super quiet temperament and has produced some outstanding crias. Phantom is solid White but also allows colour to come through on his offspring producing fawns from dams with colour in their genetics so is useful for the breeder who wishes to improve
Paul & Carolyn Hudson & Mum Margarate spun their 1st skein of yarn yesterday and a great job they all made of it, They also brought along their 2 rescue collie dogs who were amazingly well behaved, even whilst we were enjoying our Lasagne and salad lunch. The Hudson’s are
A great hands on course whether you are thinking of buying male pet alpaca or breeding females. Learn how to look after feed, trim nails and give basic medical care. Conformation Fleece characteristics Handling techniques Health Assessment Body Scoring Care of teeth and nails Care of fleece Worming, drenching, vaccination and injection
We would love you to join us & have a great day learning to hand spin, Beginners are very welcome. We provide all spinning wheels which are of different makes this allows you to try the different types, its suprising how each has its own feel. Its quite hard work