Online Store - LIVE!
I've just turned on the Etsy store. Items will be trickling in over the next couple days, and I'll make annoucements on FB and Twitter when new listings... Read more
What's in a name...
Fall has definitely arrived with crips air and thoughts of snow. The days are getting shorter and evenings are spent raking fallen leaves.
Production is running... Read more
Some very good feedback has been coming back to me this week. It is a good opportunity for me to reflect on what we've built, and give some explanation for... Read more
Infusing a face.
Forgive the iphone video, but here is a quick snipit of the exicitng parts of the vacuum infusion. All the layers of fabrics are placed and sealed in the vacuum... Read more
CNC Z Component
We've been busy building the CNC Router machine and making great progress until....the manufacturer sent us the wrong size brackets for the Z-component. The Z-component (pictured below) is one of... Read more
Assembling the CNC Machine
It's here! It's finally arrived! We knew big things were approaching late last week when the UPS man started delivering heavy boxes. Yesterday the big piece of the puzzle rolled... Read more
Fabrics, foraging, and philosophy.
The last week has screamed by in a melee of activity. Components are being ordered, fabric samples chosen, survey's tallied, and the really big news.... our zoning permit... Read more
You did it!
You've done it! What a wild ride this month has been. The pledge goal was met on day 5, and at the very end, the stretch goal was hit by... Read more
New Audio Sample
Just wanted to let you folks know that we recorded another sample in the studio with our friend Jeremy Harple of The Aerolites in Burlington, VT. It's on... Read more
3D Drawings, studio space, and a blanket o' snow.
$50k today! We thought that deserved an update in of itself, but there's much more to share. The 3D drawing of the Alpaca is underway and we couldn't... Read more
We had no way of anticipating this wonderful response to our Kickstarter campaign. 100 backers and we're going strong! If things keep up this way, we'll be on... Read more
Jeremy Harple video is live!
Hey Alpaca Shepherds,
We've updated the intro video with the full version of Vermont's Jeremy Harple rocking out on the Alpaca. It's featured on our main page and we've posted... Read more