October 13, 2012 10 am to approx 4 pm
Fleece skirting class:
Need to learn how to skirt a fleece for the next show or what should you do to send it to a mill?
Here is a class to learn the ins and outs of preparing a fleece for sale or for show.
This includes how to recognize a damaged fleece, and what to do with it to make it marketable. It also includes animal husbandry tips to have a cleaner fleece on the animal. (Alpacas and llamas are targeted here) And we will also discuss breeding choices to get a better fleece on the next generation. Students can bring their own fleeces and will get one fleece evaluation free.
Approx. 5 hours $40.00