We would like to congratulate our member Karen T. Karen attends the Tuesday group and you will know Karen as our Alpaca Lady. We do call her this with affection. There seems to be nothing Karen does not know in regard to Alpacas. Our congratulations go out for the wins, achieved by Karen and her Alpaca’s at The Royal Sydney Show. The awards were:
- Best Black Suri.
- Reserve Champion Jnr. Male Suri.
- Champion Fancy.
- Paraders Supreme Champion.
- Paraders Senior Champion, Senior Reserve Champion and Intermediate Champion.
- Senior Champion Trainer and Supreme Master Trainer.
“Paraders” is made up of Showmanship and Stockmanship. Trainer awards are based on Stockmanship only. Keep up the great work Karen and the Central Coast Handweavers, Spinners & Textile Arts Guild Inc. wish you all the best in the future. By Lyn A.