Feature Friday #9

We’ve been so busy here on the farm, that Feature Friday slipped right by us, so we’re extending it to Saturday!   Our feature this week is one of our cornerstone products.  Each animal here on the farm contributes fiber to our products, and we try to honor that contribution by showcasing that particular animal in … Continue reading Feature Friday #9

Feature Friday # 8

This week’s feature Friday is a nod to the the holiday season One of our top holiday sellers are our alpaca fiber ornaments.  Each ornament is completely unique and one of a kind.  The ornaments are filled with hand dyed alpaca fiber straight from our farm  This season we are offering round ornaments and Christmas … Continue reading Feature Friday # 8

Feature Friday #7

Happy Friday,everyone!  Hopefully our US friends had a wonderful Thanksgiving, while our international friends are enjoying a peaceful Friday. We are hosting our Annual Open Barn/Holiday Shop this entire weekend, so we’ve been out giving tours and hosting shoppers in the farm store.  While I was in the farm store I noticed one of our … Continue reading Feature Friday #7

Feature Friday #6

Feature Friday this week will showcase an annual event here on the farm. Each year ,we open our gates the weekend following Thanksgiving.  We are happy to host our Annual Open Barn/Holiday Shop November 23-25th from 11 am- 4 pm each day.  The farm store will be open for holiday shopping, and the barn will … Continue reading Feature Friday #6

Feature Friday!

This week it is all about the FIBER!   If you have ever visited us on the farm, in our store, or at an event, you know we love to talk fiber, so in this Feature Friday let’s talk about the star of the show: Alpaca Fiber. We hear it all the time and at every event- … Continue reading Feature Friday!

Feature Friday!

Welcome back to Feature Friday, where every week we will showcase a product made from alpaca, a fiber fact about alpaca, or a fun fact about the farm. Today, we are showcasing another of our best sellers: Hand-woven, alpaca scarves! While these scarves don’t come from our herd, they DO come from some of the … Continue reading Feature Friday!

Feature Friday!

One of the things we learned during this year’s National Alpaca Farm Days, is that as an industry, we haven’t done a great job at highlighting WHY alpaca fiber is so wonderful, and what uses there are for it.  To remedy this, we’ve decided to start Feature Friday! Every Friday, we will feature either a … Continue reading Feature Friday!

Onward and Upward!

National Alpaca Farm Days was a roaring success thanks to all of our farm friends who chose to come and spend some time visiting with the herd.   Every year gets just better, and this year was no different.  This year we were honored to have Jennifer and John Troyer demonstrating their fiber arts skills … Continue reading Onward and Upward!

NATIONAL ALPACA FARM DAYS ARE COMING!

    Once again, the crew here at Rocking Chair Farm will celebrate National Alpaca Farm Days, September 29-30 from 11 am -4 pm. What are National Alpaca Farm Days, you ask?  The last weekend of September, alpaca farms across North America open their gates to the public!  During your visit with us you can … Continue reading NATIONAL ALPACA FARM DAYS ARE COMING!

2018 Natural Fiber Extravaganza

Rocking Chair Farm just returned from the 2018 Natural Fiber Extravaganza powered by AOA, held in Lebanon,TN. Check it out HERE! To say we are excited would be the understatement of the year!  Three days of classes, workshops and seminars, the AOA National Fleece Show, National Spin Off,  a Student Design Contest, a phenomenal Fiber Arts … Continue reading 2018 Natural Fiber Extravaganza