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Summer Workshop Schedule

Summer workshops will be held at Shady Lane Alpaca Farm 3073 Gass Road Lexington Oh 44904. Call Jean McClintock @ 419-560-0780 or email to reserve your spot.  May 16, 2021 Steamed Buns/Spring Roll Workshop    Make steamed buns and spring rolls from scratch, in the Phillipine style, and load them up with delicious meat and veggies! You will see how to make the dough, prepare the filling and how to cook them properly. Cost for the class is $25 per person, includes all materials and plenty to eat.  May 23, 2021 Blacksmith Workshops    Beginner class from 12:30-3:30pm You will learn about

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Beginning Blacksmith Workshop

Sunday, July 26, 2020 12:30 PM. You will use a gas forge to make a hook for a hanging planter, and another special item.  All materials are provided.  Please wear cotton clothes and closed-toe shoes, you will be working with red-hot metal!   In order to work safely, we limit the class to 6 participants.  This class is prerequisite to the Intermediate class which follows at 3:30pm.  You can sign up for both classes, each have a separate fee. Cost $55.00 per student, including all materials. To reserve your space, call Jean at (419) 560-0780.  

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Spring 2018 Workshops

Make a Gourd Easter Basket – March 11, 2018 2 PM Learn how to select and clean your gourd,sketch your design, cut and prepare your gourd for wood-burning or paint. COST: $25.00 includes all materials for the class. Note: for and additional $10,  you can make a needle felted bunny to go with your Easter Basket Register by 3/9/18 Nuno Felting Class – May 13, 2018 2 PM Learn how to make a unique scarf using silk material and  alpaca fiber with some help from bubble wrap and a swim noodle.. This class is a lot of fun and you

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Fall Workshop Schedule

Alpaca Ornaments and Essential Oils – October 29, 2017 Learn how to turn alpaca fiber into fun ornaments for the Holidays. Plus you’ll learn about different essential oils and how to use them with the ornaments that you make. COST: $10.00 includes all materials for the class. Register by 10/27/17 Needle Felting with Alpaca Fiber – November 26, 2017 Learn how to needle felt on clothing, make a penguin and an ornament. All materials are furnished for the class and you’ll learn how to use felting needles and fiber to make wonderful gifts for you and your family. COST: 

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May Workshops

Workshops will be held held  May 10, 2015  2-5 p.m. Container Gardens This class will teach you how to make a container garden using a large pot or a bale of straw. Each Student will learn how to properly prepare their vessel and transplant their plants to create their garden. Cost $25.00 per person bring a second person and save $5.00 on the class. You will take home your garden and enjoy fresh vegetables and herbs all summer long. Felting Workshop Learn how to needle felt on clothing, felt an animal or wet felted balls to use in a

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April Workshops Announced

Classes will be April 12, 2015  2-5 p.m. Homemade Pizza & Pastries This class will teach you how to make homemade pizza dough, sauce, and baking a pizza from scratch easier than driving to the store to pick-up a pie. Plus, you will learn how to use this dough for calzones and sweet baked goods. Cost $25.00 per person bring a second person and save $5.00 on the class. Baking Stones available for an additional $15.00 (you get to keep)   Gourd Crafting Workshop Learn to make a gourd birdhouse or vessel out of a gourd by cutting, woodburning, weaving