Alpaca Spring Fling 2023

Saturday April 1, 1PM to 5PM Easter Egg Hunt at 3PM Lots of activities for kids! Easter Egg Hunt 3PM Make a Seed Bomb! Make a Nesting Ornament! Games! Pony Rides! Rain or Shine! Be sure to dress for the weather! Contact Jean at (419) 560-0780

Holiday Workshops

Advanced Stained Glass Nativity Workshop November 20, 2022 (Sunday) 2-5 PM Make a stained glass Christmas Nativity window ornament!  You will be cutting glass, grinding it, foiling and soldering your piece together. Cost for the class is $45.00 per person and all materials are included.  Refreshments are served.  Fused Glass Workshop December 4, 2022 (Sunday) … Read more

Autumn Fiber Festival 2022

October 15 10am-5pm and October 16 11am-4pm Come and see us at this year’s Autumn Fiber Festival at the Ashland County Fairgrounds!  Local fiber producers, craftspeople and artists come together to display and sell their wares and demonstrate their craft.  For details, see

Alpaca Farm Days

October 1 & 2, 2022     12-6pm   Free Event   National Alpaca Days – Open House at Shady Lane Alpaca Farm Shady Lane Alpaca Farm 3073 Gass Road Lexington Oh 44904. Call Jean McClintock @ 419-560-0780 or email for more information. Meet the alpacas! Matilda the Donkey will be here, and Giant Flemish Rabbits and Pygmy Goats! Demonstrators … Read more

Blacksmith Workshops July 17, 2022

Workshops will be held at Shady Lane Alpaca Farm 3073 Gass Road Lexington Oh 44904. Call Jean McClintock @ 419-560-0780 or email for information. We’re using EventBrite this year for workshop scheduling and payment. July 17, 2022 Total Beginner Blacksmith Workshops  Total Beginner class from 12:30-3:30pm You will learn about blacksmith tools and forges. How to heat metal and … Read more

Alpaca Spring Fling April 2, 2022!

                        Celebrate Spring with Alpacas!  Our First Annual Alpaca Spring Fling will be Saturday April 2, 2022 from 1 to 5pm!  Lots of activities for the kids, Easter Egg Hunt at 3pm!  Make a Nesting Heart!  Make a pot and plant seeds!  Games!  Pony … Read more

Summer Workshop Schedule 2021

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 … Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more