Welcome to Acker's Acres Angoras

Beth Acker

Acker's Acres Angoras
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Designed by the late Mark Chabe.
Hand-crafted in Maine by Ash Eldekenway & Jim Merchant

Custom Orders taken Price $975

“The Ashby”
solid cherry and brass

Chabe spining wheel


Custom orders welcome           Mail orders welcome

Featuring “Bunny Blend™” custom mill-spun yarn
40% Maine Angora, 60% Soft Merino Sheep Wool

Available at “The Fiber Studio” at Acker’s Acres
Angora and Wools
Spinning Fibers: carded, blended, dyed
Yarns: handspun and custom millspun, natural & dyed

Call, write or e-mail for current prices and availability

Beth Acker
359 Gloucester Hill Road, New Gloucester, ME 04260
207-926-4921 evenings
or email: backer@maine.rr.com

Visit Acker's Acres & Unique Maine Farms "for more in-depth info and many pictures"

Opening Dec 5th, 2012
Fiber Studio & Yarn Shop
Crafts & Gifts

Open 1 PM -6 PM
Sunday thru Thursday
December 5th -23rd
Then winter hours
By chance or appointment

Featuring select Maine Fiber Farms

Consignment space available 926-4921

New spinning group:
2nd Fridays of each month 6-9pm

Directions: 359 Gloucester Hill Road, New Gloucester, ME
Come to Gray [which is ~1/2 hour north of Portland].
Head North on Rt 100/202/4 toward Auburn.
Go ~ 4.5 miles. Turn right onto Gloucester Hill Road
Go ~ 1/4 mile. Penny road is on your Right, and our driveway is on your Left. Light blue colonial house and barn.
If you need more info, contact Beth Acker: Phone 207-926-4921 or Email backer@maine.rr.com

Events Acker's Acres will be at this year

2015 Event

Free Angora Seminar and Open House - click here for info



Before and After
Before and After

Home of German and German/French Angora Rabbits

White & Colors

Product List
Rabbits Bred for high wool production and easy grooming
Germans (white) and German crosses (white & colored)
Angora Fiber 2.2 oz bags or 1 oz carded batts:
Clean prime adult Angora: ready to spin
Combings: no matts, great for carding & blending
Baby wool: for felting
Carded fibers 1 oz batts of Angora, Wool, “Bunny Blend™” (40% Angora)
Other exotic fibers, natural and dyed
8 oz batts of multicolored “Bunny Blend™”
Yarns Handspun and Custom millspun
Angora and “Bunny Blend™”, natural and dyed
Kits Knit: Scarves, Mittens, Baby Booties, Tams,
Add cuffs to bedsocks, Crochet: Hair Scrunchies
Felt mittens
Tams/Berets 100% Angora or “Bunny Blend™”
Bed Socks “Bunny Blend™”    w/ or w/out cuffs
Mittens & Half-mitts “Bunny Blend™” machine or hand knit/crocheted
Headbands Acrylic or “Bunny Blend™” with Angora snowflakes
Baby Booties Angora or “Bunny Blend™”, handknit
Baby Hats Acrylic w/ handspun 100% Angora snowflakes
Scarves Woven or knit

~ Wool ~ Yarn ~
~ Handcrafted Fashions ~







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