Author Archives: zedster66

Natural Wools

I think I might’ve mentioned a few times how much I love natural wool, animal fibres and embellishment fibres :) I made a couple of natural felt pieces recently. This first one uses lots of different breeds of wool inlcuding … Continue reading

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4th Quarter Studio Challenge

It’s a bit early I know, but it was either that or a bit late! All our challenges this year have been on the theme of colour. Ruth’s challenge for the first quarter focused on Colour Theory, and we learnt … Continue reading

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More Art Therapy and Felted Knitting

It was the 3rd week of the wet felting group at the well-being centre on Wednesday just gone. We’re going to put small sample pieces together to make up a larger wall hanging, adding to it as we go along. … Continue reading

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I know you’ve been dying to know how my handspun yarn knitted, so here’s the little rectangle I made: Here’s the other side: And here’s a close up: I still can’t do the cast off so it doesn’t pull and … Continue reading

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Art Therapy, Roving and Wet Felting Class

A while ago, I was telling you about an art therapy wet felting workshop I was going to be involved with, and showed you some of the wool, fabrics and fibres which were generously donated for it. The first workshop … Continue reading

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Knitting and Roving

Last time I did a World of Wool order, I got some ‘Pencil Roving waste’, it’s a the bottom of this page here. I very recently learnt to knit and it is really nice to knit with. I was going … Continue reading

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Felt Picture

I had an idea over the week to do a piece of felt for my sister to say thanks for helping me at MakeFest. I saw a photo she took and thought that would make a great piece. I haven’t … Continue reading

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