Monthly Archives: June 2012

Second Quarter Abstract Challenge

I have been working on Ann’s abstract challenge throughout the quarter but haven’t had that much time to put into it. If you didn’t see my earlier posts, here is the first one and the second post. Basically, I took one … Continue reading

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My Studio Challenge Contribution and Excuse

The second quarter is almost done and I finally have one of my planned pieces done. It is the simpler of the two but I  know I will not get the more complicated one done. This one was done like a … Continue reading

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Pricing – The Formula

There is no perfect formula for pricing. What works for one person might not work for another. The formula presented today is in standard use and even if you don’t end up using this method exactly, figuring out your prices … Continue reading

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Navy Blue Merino and Soy Bean Top

A while ago I made a few pieces of felt using soybean top and navy blue Merino. This is the layout stage for a felt vessel: I love the soft, golden sheen of soy bean top I softly felted the … Continue reading

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NYC Travel Journal Update

This is an update about my trip to NYC and filling out my travel journal that I made. Everyone else was happy with their books but only my brother-in-law (besides me) filled his in. My sister and husband just saved … Continue reading

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Making things from spare felt

A lot of the times when I make a piece of felt, I don’t really have anything specific in mind for it. I just have an idea for a colour scheme, or want to try out new fabric or fibres … Continue reading

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Making a Small Travel Journal

By the time you read this post, I will be in New York City. My mom and dad kindly let us use their timeshare condo in downtown Manhattan. My sister and her husband are joining us there and we’ll be … Continue reading

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