Shearing Festival 2015

Well, the big day is done and we had so much fun! There was a good turnout and our petting zoo seemed to be a big highlight for most of the folks. We had fresh lambs, including both of our triplet sets, and some of our youngest Nubians.

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There were lots of fleeces available. The Mesa County Fiberarts Guild members were out in force and bought up a lot of them, but we still have a number available!

People were free to mill around as they chose and observe the shearing:

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Watch the skirting of the wool:

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Check out the yummy yarns, rovings and felted items:

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Participate in the kid’s needle felting or make their own felt essential oil scent cards:

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Hang out at the petting zoo:

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Check out the hand-built sheep wagon replicas:

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Or just relax:

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Oops….

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A good day was had by all! 🙂

Thank you to everyone who made the day such a success! We are very grateful for your hard work!

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