Author Archives: ruthlane

Deconstructed Screen Printing

My local group met last week and we did more deconstructed screen printing. We all enjoy this process so we usually end up at least one of our sessions per year doing screen printing. I did write a post to … Continue reading

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Composition and Design – Color

I seemed to have missed the Composition and Design post for September but I will just move on to the next element of design, color. I have discussed color many times here especially the year that we had color as … Continue reading

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Woven Burlap and Wool Basket

Recently I was sent some free burlap products to try out from They sent burlap in different colors, bags, strapping and a table runner. I gave some of these items to the women in my surface design group to … Continue reading

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Winner of Free Class Spot and Announcing the Next Session of Concertina Hat Class

The registration for the Felting Fantasy Fish online course is closed but we do have one lucky winner of the free spot in the class. Using a random number generator to choose of from the comments left on the class … Continue reading

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Art Retreat

Last weekend my surface design group went on an art retreat. We stayed at the Kiwanis Lodge in Marion, Montana which is right on a lake. The weather had been rainy and cold and I thought it would continue into … Continue reading

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Around the Web

Hi this is Ann not Ruth as it says above. I am just back form my weekend sale at Fiberfest and I am afraid I am to tired to think. So I will let you have a look at these interesting … Continue reading

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Online Class Winner and Third Quarter Challenge

My online class Printing, Stenciling, and Playing with Thickened Dyes on Felt is coming up quickly. The class starts on September 16th. If you haven’t signed up yet, there is still time to sign up by September 13th. Thanks to … Continue reading

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