Author Archives: zedster66

4th Quarter Challenge – Land Art

I didn’t think I’d ever find time to do the 4th Quarter Challenge. When I chose Land Art, I thought it had a really good scope for some interesting felt sculptures. I really liked the work of artists using twigs … Continue reading

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Dyed Wool and Fibres

Last week I decided to dye some wool and fibres. I used up quite a lot of my dyed texturey wools when making batts recently, so I wanted to to restock those and thought I’d do a few fibres while … Continue reading

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New Nuno

I blended some fine 18.5 micron Merino recently to make a scarf for my Dad for Christmas. I used what was left of a blue/purple/green blend I’d made for another scarf, and ran it through the drum carder with more … Continue reading

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Giveaway Winner 3 and New Things

The winner for giveaway number 3 is Donna (comment at 1.33am, November 22, 2014) Congratulations Donna, I’ll email you to find out which set of books you’d like :) Last week I tried a plaid design on a piece of … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Giveaway 3

It’s my turn today to offer a free giveaway to celebrate the blog’s 3rd Birthday. I thought I would giveaway one of my e-books, but I didn’t know how to choose one and it still be fair to those who’ve … Continue reading

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Felt Rainbow and Yak Sample

In my last post, I had a photo of a  rainbow piece I’d laid out for felting, I reworked the green and yellow part a little bit then felted it. I’d used a top layer of drum carded batts I’d … Continue reading

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Batts, a Rainbow and a Scarf

Firstly, I’d just like to say thanks to everyone who took the time to comment and offer their suggestions on my last post, they were all really appreciated and have given me lots of ideas for the future.  After a … Continue reading

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