Category Archives: Nuno Felting

Ruffled Nuno Felted Silk Scarf

I personally like the feel of silk.  So, I decided to learn to make a silk ruffled edge on a scarf.  This was an experiment for the ruffle and using a few other techniques with different fabrics and yarns. While … Continue reading

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A felting Weekend

Last week end a friend Dianne Lemire and I went down to our friends Maureen Harding’s place for a felters weekend. Another friend Susan came on Friday to felt with us. It is so much fun to spend a week end … Continue reading

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Jackson Pollock Piece Finally Finished.

I started my first quarter challenge back at the beginning of February. I made a piece of nuno felt using black wool prefelt and white silk to make a canvas. Finally the other day I decided to try out my … Continue reading

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Cheesecloth Meets Merino Wool

Today we have a guest post from Lyn. *** I was lucky to win some of Ruth’s hand-dyed cheesecloth in a recent giveaway post – scrummy isn’t it? I really liked the pattern in the dark green piece, top left, … Continue reading

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Cathy’s Nuno Felt 2

Today we have another guest post from Cathy about Nuno Felting. If you’d like to read the previous post and all the comments, please click here. *** Recently, I posted for the blog my first experience with nuno-felting, which was … Continue reading

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Felting Tips from the Forum

We have a wonderful community of felt makers in the forum and recently one post started a long discussion about rolling felt and the equipment used. I thought that those of you who aren’t members of the forum might like … Continue reading

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New Year, Old Stuff

I have one more piece that I made just before Christmas that I haven’t done anything with yet. I planned it so that the red to purple rainbow stripes in the centre would fit around an A5 notebook, and the … Continue reading

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Stitched Nuno Felted Paper Fabric Lamination Pieces

I finally got around to adding some machine stitching to the nuno felted paper fabric lamination  pieces that I showed you here and here. Here’s the bear. I started out by just outlining the bear but it hardly even looked … Continue reading

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Nuno and Bamboo

I found time last week to make a notebook cover from the bright flowery nuno piece I recently made. The finished felt piece turned out bigger than I’d expected and I did play with the idea of making a passport … Continue reading

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nuno class and some great weaving.

Yesterday I taught a Nuno felt scarf class at the Ottawa Valley Weavers and Spinners Guild. this was my first class in our new space. http://feltingandfiberstudio.com/2013/09/14/a-new-home-for-my-guild/ I still am not used to taking pictures of what  ma doing so all … Continue reading

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