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

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

Warm up for the Festival with Winterfest 2023!

Two days of virtual spinning, knitting, and felting classes on January 28 and 29.

Registration opens November 19.

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A preview of our in-person classes for 2023 has been posted at sheepandwool.org/2022-festival/fiber-arts-workshops/. Full class information will be posted once we work out a few more details. Registration will open on February 12. #mdsw #mdsw2023 #celebrating50years #fiberartseminars #yarnlove #dyeing #felting #fiberprep #colortheory #spinning #handspinning #knitting ... See MoreSee Less
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Thank you to our wonderful instructors - Maggie Casey. Jillian Moreno, Esther Rodgers, Kira Dulaney, Alasdair Post-Quinn, and Kristen Walsh - for teaching virtually for our second annual Maryland Sheep & Wool Festival Winterfest. Thank you, too, Angela Muller, for your fabulous and informative lecture. And a resounding thank you to all the participants (and class assistants) that made Winterfest a success!See you at the live 50th annual Maryland Sheep & Wool Festival on May 6 & 7. The class listings for that should be posted in the next week or so. Registration will open on February 12. ... See MoreSee Less
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Be sure to visit the Maryland Make it with Wool booth in the Main Exhibition Annex at the Festival this year...I hear that in honor of the 50th annual festival, they are planning a display of 50 outfits from past competitions!We are cheering on Jessica - our Maryland Make it with Wool Junior Champion - as she competes in the National Make It With Wool Contest in Fort Worth, Texas! #marylandmakeitwithwool #nationalmakeitwithwool ... See MoreSee Less
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