Category Archives: Experiments

Exciting News and a Giveaway

We’ve been working on a new venture for The Felting and Fiber Studio … online Workshops and Classes!  The first class we’re offering is “Wet Felting Workshop for Beginners“. The first one starts on Sunday 1st March 2015. It’s a … Continue reading

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Silk Nuno Samples

I bought some silk fabric from a seller on ebay quite a while ago. It was listed as Silk Organza and it felt ‘stiff’ like some of the thicker synthetic organzas can, but was even stiffer. It kind of ‘bent’ … Continue reading

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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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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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Final Project

Happy holidays everyone and to those who celebrate,  Merry Christmas! As we wind down for the year and start planning for next year, I’ve decided to share my final project from Fiona Duthie’s Surface Design class.   My intention is … 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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