New Mural

Miami artist, Elio Mercado graced sunny Youngstown on Saturday May 25. Mercado painted his mural “Lynched Dreams” on the side of 28 and 32 Fifth Avenue in Youngstown, Ohio. The building will someday house ISLE, Inc. and Purple Cat offices and programs. The building is located across from the WRTA Station in Downtown Youngstown. The…

Shear Excellence

Alpaca’s sheared at Farmer Casey’s Ranch.  On Friday May 10, 2013, our Purple Cat alpacas were sheared to guarantee a cooler summer for our fine Peruvian friends.  The wool will be used for looming.  Dallas Winston, Wally Castle, Beulah, and Honey Boo Boo were not big fans of the process.