2016 ALPACA FLEECE SHOW
September 30 and October 1 2016
MANITOBA FIBRE FESTIVAL
Venue: Red River Exhibition Park
Judge: Jill MacLeod
Don’t miss this opportunity to have your fleeces compete in this event!!
And we are very excited to have Jill MacLeod as our judge.
Jill MacLeod lives in High River, Alberta with her husband Art and two daughters, Rachel and Emma. The family has been involved in the Alpaca industry since 1991, when the MacLeods began their breeding operation, Aztec Alpacas. Jill has served as a past director of the Canadian Alpaca Association and also has extensive experience with Alpaca show organization. She spends much of her time traveling as an alpaca halter and fleece judge and holds international training credentials and is also a senior judge for AOBA. Jill has been fortunate to judge across North America as well as Europe, the UK and Australia.
Jill has had a lifelong interest in textiles and obtained a Bachelor of Science in Textiles in 1987 from the University of Alberta. She is interested in development and promotion of alpaca as part of the luxury fiber market.
Judging: Friday, September 30th 2016
Ribbons: 1st and 2nd for each class
Entry Fee: $30.00/fleece
We have made arrangements for fleeces to be forwarded to the Lloydminster Alpaca Showcase for those interested!!
Fleeces must be received by Friday, September 16, 2016