Tag Archives: felt

Featuring Tips on Beading from Artist Mary Stori

Mary  Stori is  a new forum member, but has extensive experience in quiltmaking and fiber art.  She introduced herself to us in January as “‘ a wanna be felter living outside of Asheville, NC.  For the past 25+ years I’ve … Continue reading

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Small Bags

I have been listening to audio books on my phone. It’s a great way to “read” a book and still get some work done. The problem was that I am moving around. In and out of the kitchen or one end … Continue reading

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Looking Ahead 2015

I suppose I should start with my usual plan of trying to be more organised this year  :)  This usually just means buying more bins and boxes to put supplies in, but I tend to use stuff less if it’s … Continue reading

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A New Felting Year

We are starting a new blank calendar.  It’s time to look back and look ahead. As I look back at my year it’s been quite busy. There have been lots of classes and I even took a couple of classes. … 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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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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One Week to the Show

With one week to my guild show (October 31, November 1 and 2) it must be  time to get ready. Time to put things together and make a few more hats. Last weekend my daughter painted spindles and here they are … Continue reading

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