LITTLE ANGORA HOUSE ON THE PRAIRIE WELCOMES
Thanks for coming
to visit! We are located near the Little Apple - Manhattan, KS. Our small farm is situated on top of one of
the Flint Hills where we can see both the sunrise and the sunset and miles of
breeding and showing Angora rabbits around 23
years ago and one thing led to another.
I am a handspinner, turning Angora
wool, mohair, and other animal fibers into yarn, I demonstrate occasionally
showing off my rabbits, spinning fiber, and locker hooked rugs made from pure
Angora goats arrived on the scene 18 years ago when two of them
were advertised in the paper. Their baaing gives the place a down-home feel and
their curious but laid-back attitudes remind us that not everything cares about
what time it is. We have recently sold most of our goats but still have loads
Also – our most
recent venture is a Sheep - Cleobelle! She’s a Lincoln
Longwool and she gave us a lamb over Memorial Day
weekend. The little one is named Violette and is half
Lincoln, one quarter Shetland, and one quarter Racka
(google it – you’ll be amazed). I think her wool will be fabulous.
with roving is one beautiful way to use all that luscious fiber.