Monthly Archives: March 2012

Lots of ‘other’ fibres

Although a lot of the speciality fibre tops seem to look very similar at first, especially the white ones, they all have their own unique qualities. It’s interesting to try the different fibres on different types of wool to find … Continue reading

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Not quite a pod !

  Well I thought since everyone else was making those bird pods that I’d have a go to  Ha,  it didn’t exactly turn out like one so  I thought I’d try something else,  this is what it started out like. … Continue reading

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What I am working on.

A while back I showed you some multi coloured batts I made from all my leftover bits.  I felted 2 of them with the intent of making some tablet and ereader covers. I haven’t made the covers yet but I have … Continue reading

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Felting Around the Web

The Trouble With Crafting’s Post about Embroidery Basics Making a Beaded Tassel by Shawkl RosiePink’s Repurposed Felt http://anajskreativestagebuch.blogspot.com/2012/03/willkommen.html Ruth O’Leary’s Stitched Nautilus Shell http://ohohstitcher.blogspot.ca/ http://www.strongfelt.com/ http://sharit.posterous.com/ More of Jana’s felted notebook/calendar covers Rainbow Acorn Color Wheel by lilfishstudios Deborah’s Petroglyph … Continue reading

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Felt Birdpods and natural wool

I really liked the way my first bird pod turned out last week, so I decided to make a couple more. I recently got some dark brown Corriedale and thought it wold be nice to try one with that. Like the … Continue reading

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Demo at the Farm Show

It was time for our spring farm show. It’s a trade show for Farmers. There is machinery , equipment, Information an animals and buildings and and just about anything you can think of that a farmer might be interested in. … Continue reading

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Silent Sales People – Do You Use Them Effectively?

Does your product packaging and point of purchase display sell the product? You are missing out on an important opportunity if your answer is no. The way you present and package your product can help to sell it, even if … Continue reading

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