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Thank you so much for visiting my blog - please forgive me if I have not posted in a while, it does not mean that we are inactive. Actually it is quite the opposite, it means that I have just not had a chance to do so with all the farm activity going on, setting up my farm store, creating products, and keeping my Etsy Stores up to date. If you are interested in any of my products please visit my Etsy store at https://www.etsy.com/shop/RockGardenAlpacas or click on any of the product links in the blogs below.Thank you so much for visiting me here.

Saturday, March 28, 2015

All Natural - No Dyes - 100% Alpaca Bulky Rug Yarn Available in our Etsy Shop

This super soft, super bulky rug yarn is made of 100% all natural, no dyes added, alpaca fiber spun around a cotton core.

Super bulky rug yarns are used for rugs, chairs pads, fiber arts, baskets, handbags, place mats and coasters; and have even been knit into blankets or scarves using large needles or hooks.

Let your imagination run wild with this yarn!



Hand Painted All Natural Mill Spun Alpaca Yarn Now Available In Our Etsy Shop

These are 100% alpaca yarns from fibers that I sent out to the mill to be processed into yarn which I then "hand painted" using acid based dyes.




Monday, December 15, 2014

Raw, Skirted, Unwashed/Unprocessed Fiber Available In Our Etsy Shop

This fiber is directly off of our alpacas; it was skirted for shows, but it is raw, unwashed and unprocessed fiber which means that large amounts of VM(Vegetative Matter) have been removed but that some still remain as well as dirt. For more information please click on the picture below and you will be redirected to that item in our Etsy Shop.


Needle Felting Fiber Variety Packs Available In Our Etsy Shop

Needle felting variety packs for all your needle felting projects! These packs include all natural colored alpaca rovings, roving that I have dyed using acid based dyes, and fiber that I have dyed and carded.  Simply click on the picture below and you will be redirected to that item in our Etsy shop where you will find all the information on that item that you need.


1 Oz. Rovings Available In Our Etsy Shop

A beautiful selection of all natural 100% Alpaca roving from the prime blanket fleeces of Grade 1, Grade 2, and Grade 3 fibers. I sent this fiber out to a mill to be processed where it was washed, picked, separated (dehaired - removing course fibers) and then carded into roving. All of this is sold in our Rock Garden Alpacas Fiber Etsy Store.  For more information on any of the items listed - simply click on the picture and you will be redirected to our Etsy Shop.

Sunday, December 14, 2014

Hand Processed/Hand Spun Yarns Available In Our Etsy Shop



In this grouping you will find yarns that I have either spun from roving that I have received back from the Mill I sent my fiber to or fiber that I have processed from shearing to spinning.  Simply click on the picture and you will be redirected to our Etsy Shop and the listing for that item with all the information.

Carded Batts Available In Our Etsy Shop

These carded batts have been completely hand processed from shearing to carding by myself.  In some cases I have blended them with Firestar or Angelina, Merino Top, Bamboo or simply other color alpaca fiber.  When carding I have put them through 2 or 3 times to make smooth, extremely soft batts out of Grade 1, Grade 2 or Grade 3 Prime Fibers. Simply click on the picture below and you will be redirected to the listing for that item in our Etsy Shop.


4 oz. Rovings Now Available In Our Etsy Shop

A beautiful selection of all natural 100% Alpaca roving from prime blanket fleeces Grade 1, Grade 2, and Grade 3 fibers. This fiber was sent out to a mill to be processed where it was washed, picked, separated (dehaired - removing course fibers) and then carded into roving. All of this is sold in our Rock Garden Alpacas Fiber Etsy Store.  For more information on any of the items listed - simply click on the picture and you will be redirected to our Etsy Shop.