Wellspring Farm

Fiber, Farm Raised
Fiber, Hand-Dyed or Hand-Spun
Shave ‘Em to Save ‘Em: Tunis and Jacob

Website: wellspringfarm.com

How to Shop

Email:
Text: (828) 208-1660

Discount/Special Offer

There will be rovings, combed top and yarns on sale. No coupons will be necessary

About Us

Proudly offering farm raised fiber from the mountains in western North Carolina Wellspring Farm was founded in 1996. We raise Merino, Tunis, Jacob sheep and llamas.

We are members of the Livestock Conservancy and offering jacob and tunis fleeces, rovings and yarns for the Shave Em to Save Em program.

Wellspring Farm is a destination farm hosting workshops and giving educational tours. Lessons are offered in spinning, dyeing and felting along with animal care programs.

We sell directly to the public at the Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival and New York Sheep and Wool. Products can be bought through the website, facebook or our etsy shop, Sheep Ruminations. Products offered are fleeces, rovings, combed top, batts, yarns (commercially spun and hand spun) and handmade wool products, along with with handmade soap.

Contact Information

166 Wellspring Farm
Burnsville, NC 28714

(828) 208-1660

Social Media

Facebook: facebook.com/wellspringfarm

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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If you didn't brave the weather to come to last week's festival, but still want a festival t-shirt, you're in luck. Our online store at is being restocked with 2022 merchandise and should be ready by Monday, May 16, 2022 (they just need a little time to unpack the boxes that came back from the festival and see what's what). If memory serves, they will have two colors of short sleeve tees, a long sleeve tee, hats, aprons, fleece vests, sling bags and cinch sack/backpacks. Sorry, the large canvas tote bags are all gone.The online store is at www.sheepman.com/product-category/maryland-sheep-wool-festival-online/. You can also purchase these items in person at the Ceresville New Holland, Inc./Sheepman Supply Co. showroom in Frederick, Maryland. #mdsw2022 #festivalgear ... See MoreSee Less
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If you or anyone else receives an email claiming to be able to sell you a list of attendees of the Maryland Sheep & Wool Festival, please ignore it as IT IS A SCAM. It has come to our attention that companies are emailing some of the Maryland Sheep & Wool Festival’s exhibitors and attendees, claiming to offer our attendee email list. This is a common occurrence with large conferences and trade shows in recent years.It is our policy to NEVER sell, rent, or share attendee contact information. No company is authorized to distribute or sell any email lists of Festival attendees. The Festival is not providing this list nor generating these messages. How did they get your email? Software programs can crawl websites in search of email addresses that are listed on them (identifiable by the @ sign).If you receive an email offering to sell you a list of Festival attendees, do not respond to it. By responding—even with a request to unsubscribe—you confirm that your email address is a valid one, which may increase the likelihood that you’ll be contacted again. ... See MoreSee Less
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This little lost lamb kid's mitten was turned in to the Lost & Found and would like to find it's mate. There is also a handmade shawlette someone might be missing, along with the usual random assortment of items -- reading glasses, etc. -- and, no surprise, a folding umbrella and a pair of rubber boots. Message me or email if any of these sound like they might belong to you, or if there is something else you would like me to check for. #mdsw2022 #lostandfound ... See MoreSee Less
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