Monthly Archives: May 2013

Look at What You Made!

The shawl pictured below was created by Susan B., the spinner, and Atlas, the Alpaca!┬áSusan obtained the fleece from us, last year, at the State Fair. She visited us at the Powhatan Festival of Fiber, last month, and shared her beautiful creation with us!┬áSusan took Atlas’ fleece, hand spun it, hand dyed it, and knit […]

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Welcome to the herd, Amelia!!!

Sometime, at approximately 9:00 a.m., a healthy light fawn female cria weighing 19 pounds was born to Priscilla. The cria is named Amelia, after our daughter, Emily, who turned 16 yesterday; and after Amelia County, the home of five generations of Andersons since the 1880’s. Amelia weighed in at 19 pounds. She was born in […]

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MINI FIBER FESTIVAL at My Manakin Market

THIS SATURDAY, May 11th, from 9am – 1pm at My Manakin Market, 68 Broad Street Road, Manakin-Sabot, VA Bob will bring our pretty little Maggie to the MMM so that she can “Release her Fleece”. MMM is hosting a Mini Fiber Festival this Saturday. Be sure to join Bob along with these fine local fiber […]

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