Author Archives: shepherdessann

Felt and Stitch Bowl Attempt

I needed a liner for a basket for collecting eggs. This is a small basket but I will need a bigger basket before long as we got some new chickens. I thought I would try sewing around and around a flat … Continue reading

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Needle felting class and Lambs

Recently I taught a needle felting class were we made little sheep. Making Bodies Adding Legs And Ears Then its time to give the sheep some wool. These are hand dyed Blue Faced Leicester curls. They are small tight  curls … Continue reading

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A New Felting Year

We are starting a new blank calendar.  It’s time to look back and look ahead. As I look back at my year it’s been quite busy. There have been lots of classes and I even took a couple of classes. … Continue reading

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Felted Christmas Tree Finished

Last time I told you I was making a Christmas tree.  http://wp.me/p1WEqk-2Gc  I did get it decorated before Christmas. The small one is in Grandmas House The large on is in my house. Here it is stretched over its frame. The … Continue reading

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Felt Christmas Tree

We have been trying to decide where we can put our Christmas tree this year. Even if we use only half of it and put it on a table it is still to big to put anywhere. So time to … Continue reading

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Felted Knitting Bag

I was asking people on face book what they make to sell in warm weather. One suggestion was a knitting bag. I used the flat resist method and cut the handle and flap form the top of the resist. After … Continue reading

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More Tea Cozies.

As promised I will show you the finished tea cozies. This one is reversible so you can have it red for Christmas if you like. there is no reason you couldn’t put a design on the “inside” if you liked. I … Continue reading

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