Spider Web FarmTM
and Gift Shop
"Home Of The Original Web Site"
Recovering From The Fire
Due to a fire last fall in our workshop/store building we have been closed. After a long summer filled with delays and problems we now have a shell of a building, a section of which will hold out future displays of our lovely Spider Web Plaques.
The web collection racks have been hung out and the spiders have been working while we worked on the building. You can find more on the new buildig and our plans in Will's notebook
The barn that housed our store and Will's workshop was destroyed in the fire. Fortunately, no one was hurt and our home was not damaged. We thank everyone for their concern. You can see a press account of our fire at the WCAX site or search for it on the Web.
Will Knight (1926-2017)
We are saddened to let you know that, after a brief illness, our spiderman, Will Knight has died. For 40 years he was the face, and voice, of Spider Web Farm. Will loved spending his days collecting spider webs, putting them on wood plaques and entertaining visitors from around the world. He particularly enjoyed sharing his knowledge with local children who visited the farm on school trips.
We are heartened and grateful for the outpouring of concern from friends far and wide.
Check Out Will's Notebook
Will loved his Spider Web Farm almost as much as he loved his family. So it seemed only natural to rebuild a building;
Help Rebuild The Store
Many have asked if there is some way you could help us and now there is. Our daughter has started a fund raising page for us. Please check back through this summer for updates on the future Spider Web Farm.
Questions? We've got answers: