Links to other sites |
Preparing Fleece For Spinning
After Shearing, we received a few inquiries about how to prepare the fleece for spinning.
The most important step is skirting where dirt and other debis are removed. There is
debate about the need to wash the fleece since, unlike sheep, the alpaca does not have a body oil.
But Alpacas do get dirty ...
Alpaca Treasures - Products and Stores.
Shopping For High Quality Alpaca Products.
All Fiber Arts
where you can find over 1000 pages of information, patterns, resources and instructions for weaving, spinning, dyeing, knitting, crochet, felting, paper making, needlepoint, sewing, and other textile handicrafts.
- Information on " spinning wheels".