Bumblebee Acres Farm & Fiber Studio

Fiber, Farm Raised
Fiber, Hand-Dyed or Hand-Spun

Website: bumblebeeacres.com

How to Shop

Online Store: bumblebeeacres.com
Email:

Livestream

We will be LIVE on our Instagram at 1 PM EST both days of the festival!

Discount/Special Offer

  • Free Standard Shipping on US Orders over $250, MDSW Weekend ONLY! Starts May 1, ends May 2, end of Day. Use Code “MDSW” at Checkout.
  • SHOP AN HOUR EARLY! Members of our Patreon get exclusive, 1 hour early access to all shop updates, including MDSW! Check out how to become a Patron here: patreon.com/bumblebeeacresfarm

Festival Exclusive

Our MDSW 2021 Colorway is “Friendship Grows like a Flower” and will be open as a PREORDER from May 1-8. Details for the exclusive color’s ship date will be in the product listing on our website!

About Us

Bumblebee Acres Farm is a family owned and operated farm and fiber arts studio located in Northern Illinois, USA! Read ALL about our family, business, and values here https://bumblebeeacres.com/about-us Or, read on for a small snippet!

ABOUT OUR FARM:
We raise Shetland, Cormo, and CormoXShetland sheep for wool, Pygora goats for their cashmere-like fiber, and English and Satin Angora bunnies for their wool! We currently offer our fiber in hand painted top, bats, and clouds to hand spinners.

ABOUT OUR YARN:
We specialize in hand dyed yarns inspired by our favorite things, including nature, books, movies, tv shows, and holidays. We offer a variety of yarn weights and blends! All of our yarn is dyed in small batches, to create artistically blended colorways we enjoy dying and creating with. Whether it’s the color, the inspiration, or the yarn base, you are guaranteed to find something to inspire your next woolly adventure!

ABOUT OUR TOOLS AND PATTERNS:
We also carry notions, project bags, and original patterns. All of our patterns are designed by us, for our yarn.

Contact Information

PO Box 325
Davis, IL 61019

bumblebeeacres.com/contact
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Social Media

Facebook: facebook.com/bumblebeeacresfarm
Instagram: instagram.com/bumblebeeacresfarm
Ravelry: ravelry.com/groups/bumblebee-acres-farm
YouTube: youtube.com/user/bumblebeeacres

2022 Catalog Cover Artist

Susan Due Pearcy has lived in the Agricultural Reserve in Barnesville, Maryland for 27 years and enjoys having sheep grazing next door and fibre artist friends nearby. She is continually inspired in her art and life by the natural beauty of her surroundings and works plein air in oil and pastel and creates her printmaking in Sugarloaf Studio behind her home...

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It's only been a little over a month since the 2022 festival, but we are already making plans for our 50th anniversary festival in 2023. If you are interested in applying for a vendor booth at the 2023 festival, we are now accepting new vendor applications online at sheepandwool.wufoo.com/forms/2023-application-for-booth-space-new-vendor/. The deadline for applications is October 1. Photo Credit @philgrout #MDsheepwoolfest #mdsheepandwool #mdsheepandwoolfestival #50th #mdsw2023 ... See MoreSee Less
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If you didn't get a 2022 catalog and are interested in having one, we still have about 50 of them left. There is a $5.00 fee to cover shipping costs. You can order one using the form at sheepandwool.org/purchase-a-catalog/ (be sure to indicate "2022” where it asks for the catalog year), or via PayPal at paypal.me/MdSheepandWool (include “2022 catalog” in the “add a note” field). #mdsw2022 #catalog #lastchancetobuy ... See MoreSee Less
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A note from the festival office: auction checks will be dropped off at the post office this afternoon. ... See MoreSee Less
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