Royal Alpaca Challenge Walking Fleece Extravaganza

Royal Alpaca Challenge Walking Fleece Extravaganza

From 12/09/17 08:00 until 12/10/17 17:00

At UGA Livestock Instructional Arena

Posted by Alpaca Culture

Categories: Alpaca show, Alpaca sale, Educational event, Fiber arts event, Social event

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Check-in is Friday December 8th, 2017 from 12:00 pm till 8:00 pm

UGA Livestock Instructional Arena
2600 Milledge Avenue, Athens, Georgia 30605

Free to the Public - Sat 9 - 5, Sun 9 - 3

Meet established breeders ready to answer your alpaca questions, fiber arts demonstrations and a fabulous shopping opportunity with all kinds of alpaca products and fiber arts supplies. Watch as alpacas from around the country compete for top prizes.

Returning for 2017:
Annual Herdsire Breeding Auction
Silent Auction

New for 2017:
Walking Fleece Show

Classes being offered for 2017

~ Website keys and tricks to maximizing your marketing
~ Preparing your Fiber for the Mill - Presented by Noa's Ark Alpaca Farm & Fiber Mill
~ Anyone attending this seminar will receive a gift card for one free fleece processing to yarn
~ Barberpole worm and Alpacas:  When Worlds Collide - Presented by Lisa Williamson, DVM, MS, DACVIM (Large Animal), Associate Professor, University of Georgia
~ Something About Yarn Construction - Presented by Nicole Taylor - Adonai's Alpacas
~ Drop Spindle Spinning (Appropriate for children and adults)
~ Circle Weaving (Appropriate for children and adults)