Author Archives: ruthlane

Another Take on Using a Book Resist by Frances T.

This is a guest post by forum member Frances T. whose blog is here. Frances has a wonderful way of combining her passions of flower gardening and felting. She used a book resist for the first time in response to … Continue reading

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Starting on the First Quarter Challenge

When I announced the challenge, I had already decided that I wanted to use a book resist and make a more complex vessel. Then Teri wrote her guest post on the book resist and it reinforced my intentions. I worked … Continue reading

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Book Resist Tutorial by Teri Berry

This is a guest post by Teri of Teri Berry, a forum member, who is a wonder at making three-dimensional felt items including some fantastic hats. After my post about the First Quarter Challenge, we had a discussion on the forum … Continue reading

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Winner of the Screen Printing Class Giveaway

Thanks to everyone who entered into the giveaway for a free class spot for Experimental Screen Printing on Felt.  I appreciate those of you who posted on other social media as well. The winner of the free class spot is: Willi … Continue reading

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Learn to Screen Print on Felt for Free – Give Away

As I announced last month, I am teaching an online class Experimental Screen Printing on Felt beginning January 22nd. You can sign up for the class here. But I am also giving away a free spot in the class for … Continue reading

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First Quarter Challenge 2016

The overall theme for this year’s challenges is felting techniques. We had a poll and vote over on the forum and “Choose a Specific Felting Technique” got nearly 60% of the vote. So each quarter, one of us will post … Continue reading

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Tick Tock Day

December 29th is called Tick Tock Day. It is a reminder that there are only 2 days before the new year. It is traditionally when the prior year is reviewed for lessons learned and achievements met, lists are made for … Continue reading

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