/ books/ weaving &
spinning tools and more! People came from all over the states of
Oregon and Washington to little Prineville (pop 2000 something!)
|My friend Michele's Frolic Fibers|
She harvests the fiber from her Angora goats and sheep,
washes, cards, dyes, and spins beautiful art yarns
She was also in charge of this whole great show. If I was tired
I think she was more so! But did such a wonderful job!!!
She even had a cart for coffees and a barbecue site for lunch!
Bad Boys Barbecue LLC
This was the tastiest!!! ever!!!!
I had beef brisket sandwich and fresh asparagus!!!
|Hand dyed from her Angora goats|
|special spinning of the fiber|
|Toots Le Blanc and Co.|
|sweater from her alpaca yarn|
|example of her woven alpaca/ I want to try this gorgeous pattern!!!|
Her yarns are all natural and just fabulous!! I want to get
some angora (the bunny kind!)
|Crooked River Alpacas|
from Crooked River Ranch just north of us here in Redmond
|wonderful yarn and products|
|Leslie Hanson with her Crooked River angora products.|
she has angora Rabbits! so gorgeous and soft!!!
from Chalis Washington
|My Weaving guild Central Oregon Spinning and Weaving|
|all these things were on sale from my guild|
|same guild/ excellent weaving!!!|
|Guard of the Alpacas!!! Love him, he was so friendly to me!|
looks like Mac and Annie's brother!!
|His Alpaca's to guard|
|Sweet little alpaca's kids were allowed to pet!|
There are a whole lot of Alpaca's around here! This
fiber is available to me for the first time.
|Lovely products made from above Alpacas!|
Desert song alpacas Sisters Oregon, Marlene Baldock
|Eugene Textile center/ they brought nearly the whole store!|
I was really impressed. They have a full line of everything needed
for weaving, spinning and everything else!
|Fiber and books!!|
|My friends spinning at the info booth|
Note Diane's gorgeous Sirkler sweater
I kept pointing her out as my model!!!
|My ANWAG spinning guild people having fun!!|
too bad I was too busy to join them this time.
I was so exhausted after this day, and of course
setting up Friday. I had to come home and take a nap!
It was so much fun. I met so many wonderful people and saw
so many fiber products!!! This year was fantastic!!