Willowmead Alpacas

Alpaca Keeping courses available:

An informal and enjoyable day with lots of hands-on experience with our alpacas.

  • alpacas needs — paddocks, feeding, health requirements
  • alpaca assessment — what to look for in fleece and body conformation
  • alpaca breeding — mating, pregnancy, birth, care of cria
  • alpaca products — how to add value to your alpaca fleece

10:30 till 4, 35 including light lunch. Or can be arranged as two half days.

Contact us to arrange dates.

Galaxy wearing hand woven scarf.

Some of our alpacas and scarves.

Willowmead Studios

Textile Courses and Workshops.

See the Willowmead Diary for current workshops, therapy days and other events.

Craft & Coffee Shop

Willowmead Studios craft & coffee shop open on Fridays and Sundays from 10am to 4pm.

Alpacas in paddock to view on sundays.


Easily found a few miles north of Ipswich, England.

Directions and map on the contact page


Places of interest on the web.