SPINNING DEMONSTRATIONS in the Pole Barn

Watch local Guilds and fibre groups spin and knit with alpaca fibre.  Feel free to bring your spinning wheel, drop spindle, needles or hooks and join in the spin-in.

Thanks to Grand River Spinners Guild and the ladies from the Canadian Comfort Alpacas / Little Foot Fibre Friends group for displaying their skills and sharing their knowledge!






ALPACA SHEARING with Helen Martin in the Pole Barn

Helen Martin returns to the AO Spring Show to demonstrate how alpacas are sheared on a table.  The shearing demonstrations will be taking place throughout the day. 

Helen will also be available to shear animals that have finished competing.






WALK AN ALPACA in the POLE BARN

Have fun walking an alpaca in a ring!  All the alpacas are available for you have been halter trained and are easy-going.  This is a great event for the whole family.  

Alpacas are provided by Pootcorners Alpacas.





Needle Felting Demos throughout the day.  Discover the versatility of a needle-felting machine.  Presented by DL Farms Alpacas and Alpaca Tracks T(h)read Lightly.