Thistledown Alpacas and Angoras

Fiber, Farm Raised
Fiber, Locally Sourced

Website: thistledownalpacas.com

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Contact via Facebook Messenger: @ThistledownAlpacas
Call: (804) 784-4837

Festival Exclusive

Colored french angora rabbits with 4-generation pedigrees bred exclusively for the Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival every year!

About Us

We are a family farm offering french angora fiber rabbits and alpacas plus raw fiber, yarn, blended rovings and fiber products made from our own animals. We also offer warm and luxurious alpaca socks, gloves, hats, scarves, insoles and more, all grown and processed here in the US. Located in Virginia, we have been exhibitors at the Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival for over 15 years and have missed seeing everyone in person <3

Contact Information

489 Manakin Ferry Road,
Manakin Sabot, VA 23103

(804) 784-4837

Social Media

Facebook: facebook.com/ThistledownAlpacas

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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Don't forget - The deadline to submit teaching proposals for the 2023 Festival is July 15.The Fiber Arts Seminar Committee invites instructors from every heritage, culture, belief system, and lifestyle to submit a teaching proposal. If you are interested in offering a seminar, class, or lecture at the 2023 Festival, please use the Online Proposal Form at sheepandwool.wufoo.com/forms/request-for-proposals-2023-fiber-arts-seminars/.#MDsheepwoolfest #mdsheepandwool #mdsheepandwoolfestival #mdsw2023 #fiberartseminars ... See MoreSee Less
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Reminder - The deadline to submit teaching proposals for the 2023 Festival is July 15.The Fiber Arts Seminar Committee invites instructors from every heritage, culture, belief system, and lifestyle to submit a teaching proposal. If you are interested in offering a seminar, class, or lecture at the 2023 Festival, please use the Online Proposal Form at sheepandwool.wufoo.com/forms/request-for-proposals-2023-fiber-arts-seminars/.#MDsheepwoolfest #mdsheepandwool #mdsheepandwoolfestival #mdsw2023 #fiberartseminars ... See MoreSee Less
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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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