— The Openherd Team

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Feb
20

Calpaca is pleased to be present this year in BOOTH 1335. There will be displays of many of the items available from our members in California, Nevada, Arizona and Oregon. We have yarn and rovings that you might win in one of the daily drawings. Members shall be demonstrating spinning and will love to talk to you about these amazing animals! 4 Days of classes, over 175 vendors, world renowned instructors, hour long Market classes as well as in depth classes in a variety of subjects (quilting, weaving, spinninng, crochet, knitting). And in the Marketplace (where you can find our booth, # 1335) "The Playground plays host to artisans and crafters willing to share their work, skills, and advice.Remember there is always something going on in The Playground! Check the showbook for the daily schedule. These informal presentations cover almost any fiber interest—from a simple stitch to a full-blown project, a fiber type to a complete fabric, a theory to something much more tangible." Come visit with us, see (and touch) alpaca fleeces, yarn and finished products made from this amazing fiber!

Feb
21

Join us in the Market Place at Booth 1438 during the Premier West Coast Fiber Knitting and fiber art event. Featuring classes and marketplace. We will have our beautiful alpaca yarn in natural colors, as well as hand-dyed using natural dye yarns available. Will also have gorgeous rovings, and alpaca accessories. We will be introducing Justine Chenel Designs patterns that make fun beanies, exquisite wraps, luxurious scarves and more! For discount tickets to the market place (Save $7!!) contact me at cynthia@sierrarosealpacas.com for the online discount code, or to email you a discount postcard. Sunday is Free for everyone to shop in the market place!

Feb
22

This hands on and interactive seminar will be led by AOA Senior Judge Amanda VandenBosch. The program will cover micron assessment and uniformity, identify fleece style, assess fiber development and the tools that can help us. We will brainstorm on improving yield, look at fiber grades, end use and product development to add value to your farm. Please bring one or two fleeces per farm for review during the seminar. We will put into practice what we learn. Don't miss this great opportunity to spend the day with Amanda talking fleece! The cost for the seminar including lunch is $50 for AAWO members and $100 for nonmembers. Register for the seminar on the AAWO website at www.alpacafarmsoregon.org or contact Sue King for the registration form. Lodging is available at the beautiful Oregon Garden Resort.

Feb
22

Join us in the Market Place at Booth 1438 during the Premier West Coast Fiber Knitting and fiber art event. Featuring classes and marketplace. We will have our beautiful alpaca yarn in natural colors, as well as hand-dyed yarns using natural dye available. Will also have gorgeous rovings, and alpaca accessories. We will be introducing Justine Chenel Designs patterns that make fun beanies, exquisite wraps, luxurious scarves and more! For discount tickets to the market place (Save $7!!) contact me at cynthia@sierrarosealpacas.com for the online discount code, or to email you a discount postcard. Sunday is Free for everyone to shop in the market place!

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AGHA

American Guinea Hog Association

US Yaks

US YAKS

American Goat Federation

American Goat Federation

National Saanen Breeders Association

National Saanen Breeders Association

Nigerian Dairy Goat Association

Nigerian Dairy Goat Association

Guernsey Goat Breeders of America

Guernsey Goat Breeders of America

American Kiko Goat Association

American Kiko Goat Association

New Jersey Alpaca Community

New Jersey Alpaca Community

Alpaca Owners and Breeders in Ontario

Alpaca Ontario

Georgia Alpaca Association

Georgia Alpaca Association

State of Jefferson Alpaca Association

State of Jefferson Alpaca Association

Michigan Alpaca Livestock Products And Commerce Association (MI-ALPACA)

MI-Alpaca

Upper Midwest Alpacas

Upper Midwest Alpacas

North Sound Alpaca Association

North Sound Alpaca Association

Pacific Northwest Alpaca Association

Pacific Northwest Alpaca Association

Alpaca Breeders Alliance of N. Colorado

Alpaca Breeders Alliance of N. Colorado

Midwest Alpaca Owners & Breeders Assoc.

Midwest Alpaca Owners & Breeders Association

Kentucky Alpaca Association

Kentucky Alpaca Association

Empire Alpaca Association

Empire Alpaca Association

Great Lakes Alpaca Assoc.

Great Lakes Alpaca Association

Pennsylvania Alpaca Owners & Breeders Assoc.

Pennsylvania Alpaca Owners & Breeders Assoc.

California Alpaca Breeders Assoc.

California Alpaca Breeders Assoc.

Alpaca Breeders of Arizona

Alpaca Breeders of Arizona

Illinois Alpaca Owners & Breeders Assoc.

Illinois Alpaca Owners & Breeders Association

Carolina Alpaca Breeders & Owners

Carolina Alpaca Breeders & Owners

Maryland Alpaca Breeders Association

Maryland Alpaca Breeders Association

Maine Alpaca Association

Maine Alpaca Association

TxOLAN Alpaca Association

TX, OK, LA, AR, NM Alpaca Association

Alpaca Breeders of the Rockies

Alpaca Breeders of the Rockies

Virginia Alpaca Owners & Breeders Assoc.

Virginia Alpaca Owners & Breeders Association

Mid-Atlantic Alpaca Association

Mid-Atlantic Alpaca Association

Indiana Alpaca Association

Indiana Alpaca Association

Columbia Alpaca Breeders Association

Columbia Alpaca Breeders Association

Alpaca Association of Western Washington

Alpaca Association of Western Washington

Florida Alpaca Breeders Association

Florida Alpaca Breeders Association

Suri Alpaca Network

Suri Network

New Mexico Alpaca Breeders

New Mexico Alpaca Breeders