Author Archives: zedster66

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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Advice Wanted and Some New Items

I did my 2nd proper craft fair on Sunday, and I don’t know if my expectations have been too high, but this one didn’t go very well either. I was lucky enough to cover the cost of the stall by … Continue reading

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Recent Work

I mentioned recently that I’m doing a Craft Fair soon. It’s this coming Sunday at Victoria Baths on Hathersage Road in Manchester. They also do guided tours that day, so if you’re interested, have a look at their website. In … Continue reading

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Sewing and Bargains

I’m doing another Craft Fair at the beginning of November so I wanted to make a few diary covers. This usually involves my desk getting covered with embroidery threads, and the only exception this time was that I decided to … Continue reading

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Make Textured Textile Art by Stitching Into Nuno Felt

Today we have a guest post from Lyn The inspiration for ‘Last Sandcastle of Summer’ came from a recent day-trip to Sandbanks in Dorset. We’ve enjoyed weeks of glorious weather and I love wriggling my toes in the warm sand and … Continue reading

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Fourth Quarter Challenge 2014

For this Quarter, I have chosen ‘Land Art‘. I was initially going to choose a specific artist for this challenge, but in the end I just couldn’t choose just one, the whole ‘movement’ is so inspiring. In case you haven’t … Continue reading

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