Felting with Farren – Valentine Gnome

Silkie's Farm 1418 Hilltop Road, Chester Springs, Pennsylvania

Fairy tale gnomes are said to be earth dwellers who guard buried treasure and minerals in the ground. Perhaps this gnome will steal your heart before Valentine's Day! Join us for a Sunday afternoon of fun. Come a few minutes early to say hello to the alpacas or shop the farm store for unique items, […]

$65.00

Make One – Arm Knit Blanket

Silkie's Farm 1418 Hilltop Road, Chester Springs, Pennsylvania

Fun for knitters and non-knitters alike, this blanket knits up in just one sitting! Students will use their arms to create a throw-size blanket, perfect for snuggling anytime. Great activity for families with children 8 and older or small groups. No knitting experience required! Materials for each blanket provided by Make One.

Crafting with Cindy – Crochet Basket

Silkie's Farm 1418 Hilltop Road, Chester Springs, Pennsylvania

To crochet this basket we will use core spun rug yarn and a very large crochet hook. Rug yarn is a very durable, bulky fiber that is fun to work with and will last forever. Cindy will help you make your very own basket to take home at the end of class. All materials are […]

Felting with Farren – Spring Fairy

Silkie's Farm 1418 Hilltop Road, Chester Springs, Pennsylvania

Fairies remind us of a land of enchantment or an escape into a dream world. This moderate level needle felting class led by Farren will be a lovely Sunday afternoon well spent on the alpaca farm. The fairy pictured here is from our fall fairy class to give you an idea of what we'll be […]

Crochet with MK – Beanie with Flower

Silkie's Farm 1418 Hilltop Road, Chester Springs, Pennsylvania

Join us as we host our first crochet class. This is a beginner friendly class. Crochet a beanie using our very own alpaca yarn and decide if you want to add a flower or not. Michelle will walk you through the steps and you'll be proud to go home with a new pretty hat. Bring […]

Make One – Learn to Knit – Part 1

Silkie's Farm 1418 Hilltop Road, Chester Springs, Pennsylvania

This is Part One of a Two Part Class. In just two Saturdays back to back you will learn how to knit with 2 very accomplished instructors walking you through every step. These squishy fingerless mitts are a great introduction to the basics of knitting. Students will learn how to cast on, knit, purl, and […]

Felting with Farren – Easter Eggs

Silkie's Farm 1418 Hilltop Road, Chester Springs, Pennsylvania

Joins us as we celebrate the coming of spring!! Farren will demonstrate the needle felting technique and soon you'll be off creating your own basket of eggs to brighten your home for the holidays. Each colorful egg will be made with wool and alpaca fiber. Gab while you stab and meet some new folks or […]

$65.00

Make One – Learn to Knit – Part 2

Silkie's Farm 1418 Hilltop Road, Chester Springs, Pennsylvania

This is Part Two of a Two Part Class. See Part 1 for more information.

Crafting with Cindy – Wool Applique Bunny

Silkie's Farm 1418 Hilltop Road, Chester Springs, Pennsylvania

Wool applique is a process that requires only a basic stitch but the end product is a lovely layered look of fiber on fiber. Cindy will guide you through the process of laying out the materials, stitching them into place and finishing the piece before you leave. You'll have a beautiful new piece for your […]

2023 PAOBA Breeder’s Showcase

Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex 2300 N. Cameron Street, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

This is actually 3 shows in one and open to the public. Our local affiliate PAOBA will join together with North American and Empire for a mega show weekend. We are bringing some alpacas to compete in the halter and walking fleece events. It is always fun to walk around and see the alpacas, chat […]

Crochet with MK – Alpaca Phone Bag

Silkie's Farm 1418 Hilltop Road, Chester Springs, Pennsylvania

We will be making a practical and pretty cross body bag (made from our very own alpacas) that you can wear by the end of the class. Tote your cell phone, ear buds, a credit card and some cash in this adorable bag. Come a little early to visit with the alpacas, shop the store […]

Felting with Farren – 2D Painted Wool

Silkie's Farm 1418 Hilltop Road, Chester Springs, Pennsylvania

Felting in 2D rather than 3D provides a whole new dimension and possibility to what you can do with fiber! We are still fleshing out ideas in terms of what the actual subject of this piece will be, but stay tuned and save the date if you are intrigued. The photo posted here is just […]