Author Archives: Marilyn aka Pandagirl

More Stencil Work

While I have more experimenting to do with the thickened dyes and paint on felt, I have two more to show you for now. I had a nice Anemones screen stencil from Stencil Girl I had purchased for Ruth’s Paper … Continue reading

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I’ve Been Framed

A few years ago I wet and needle felted a Rooster portrait.  Of course, its been sitting in my UFO pile.  I wrote about it here: https://feltingandfiberstudio.com/2014/11/22/a-colorful-rooster/ I had a canvas frame I had used for something else and decided … Continue reading

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Playing Some More with Stencils Part 3

Ruth’s Printing and Stenciling with Thickened Dye class has come to an end, but I’ve been continuing to experiment on felt and paper.  This week I’ve had some interesting results I wanted to share. For this project on felted merino, … Continue reading

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Pandagirl’s 4th Quarter Challenge

I decided to take a little different direction with the Suprematist Challenge.  Ruth had used offcuts for her background.  I decided to use scraps for my shapes. Zed had mentioned texture which is always my preference in creating most anything. … Continue reading

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Printing and Stenciling on Felt Part 2

The first thing I did this week was felt the three feathers onto a another larger piece of prefelt. I didn’t loose a lot of color, but some of the definition was lost especially on the yellow.  I will probably … Continue reading

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Printing and Stenciling on Felt Part 1

I’m sorry for the duplicate post. I accidentally hit publish while creating it.  So, now that I have your attention… I am taking Ruth’s Printing, Stenciling with Thickened Dyes class, so I’ve been practicing. I made nine different colors using … Continue reading

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Odds and Ends

This past weekend, my husband and I drove up to Wisconsin for a weekend away.  I had hoped we’d see plenty of fabulous fall colors I could share.  Unfortunately, Wisconsin is suffering from the same drought we have here in … Continue reading

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