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SUMMER is coming!

Get ready for some GREAT EVENTS & CLASSES AT ALPACAS AT WINDY HILL!

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BABE'S SPINNING WHEELS:
RENT one with an option to BUY, or BUY now!
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Come by and see them! These wonderful beginning wheels are perfect for learning to spin.
Sign up for new SPINNING CLASSES

The Fiber Studio at Windy Hill now offers
PRIVATE INSTRUCTION
in
SPINNING, KNITTING and WEAVING
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Sign up for Fiber Arts Lessons! Call
(805) 907-5162

or
email at info@alpacalink.com


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spinning class

OCTOBER

Saturday,
October 4
Learn to Crochet
with Lynette Halverson

Beginners
9 am to Noon

$75 per person, all materials included

Crochet is one of the simplest of the fiber arts, and yet perhaps the most versatile. Create clothing, afghans, jewelry, purses, tablecloths, and yes, even potholders with just 2 or three stitches! Older children are welcome in this class.

Saturday,
October 11

OPEN RANCH DAY

10 AM to 3 PM
Free to the Public

Bring your strollers and cameras and have fun meeting the alpacas.

 

Saturday,
October 11
Learn to Knit
with Deb Low

All levels welcome
9 am to Noon

$75 per person, all materials included

Knitting isn't just for old ladies anymore! EVERYbody is learning to master this fun and enriching art. Not only that, but brain research tells us that it is good for your brain! Skill + Artistic expression = Higher Intelligence.
Have fun, learn something new, and make yourself smarter!

Saturday,
October 25

Soaping!
with Kathy DeWitt &
Alyssa Hamilton

9 am to 3 PM- $65 per person
Pay at the Door


Make the Soap, then learn how to Felt the Soap!

NOVEMBER

Saturday, Nov. 1

Learn to Spin on a Spinning Wheel

9 am to Noon
$110 per person
Materials and use of student wheel included

Kate Kravits, our gifted spinning teacher, says spinning is one of the most ancient of arts. As long as there has been clothing that is sewn or knitted there has been someone spinning. Fun, practical, and one of those meditative activities that helps integrate the hemispheres of your brain!

Use a student wheel, bring your own wheel, or rent one of ours!

 

Saturday, Nov. 8
Fall Alpaca Festival
& Holiday Boutique

10 AM to 3 PM
Free to the Public

 

 

Saturday, Nov. 22

Needle Felting is Fun and Easy!
9 am to Noon
$60 per person
Materials include
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We will create a 2-dimensional project with Needle-Felting. A variety of yarns and fibers will be provided as well as the other pieces of equipment necessary to complete this project.

You will take home your first project as well as the ability to create more at home. There is a whole new world of fun to be discovered with needle felting. Come play with us!

Click to Sign up online.

 

 

DECEMBER

Saturday, Dec. 6

Learn the Ancient Art of Tapestry Weaving

9 am to Noon
$110 per person
Materials included


Tapestry Weaving is painting with yarn. Don't be intimidated--this is a very beginner-friendly art form. Start with a simple PVC loom, add yarn, and learn how to make geometric shapes that are simple but timelessly elegant. There is no limit to what you can create with this simple method.

Saturday, Dec. 13
Holiday Boutique
& Cookie Exchange

10 AM to 3 PM
Free to the Public

   
Alpacas at Windy Hill ~ 7660 Bradley Rd. Somis CA 93066 ~ "Alpaca Ownership with a Safety Net"
www.alpacalink.com ~ info@alpacalink.com ~ (805) 907-5162

 

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