Archives for September 2013

Why is Alpaca so much harder to wash than Wool?

I should say why is alpaca fiber so much harder to GET CLEAN. I wash and wash and wash that stuff, sometimes up to 10 washes and it never seems to get completely clean.  Sheep wool, on the other hand, gets nicely clean after about 3-4 washes. See! Nice and fluffy and CLEAN!!  Well, I […]

Are you a ‘Starving Artist’?

There’s a reason they call us that huh? Are you making your living as an artist. That’s what I’m trying to do. Just thought I’d share some of my favorite online resources with you. If you have any to add, please do! Lots of valuable information, especially if you are doing trade shows The […]