Author Archives: ruthlane

Nuno Felted Bark Sample

Our fiber art group met last week and we were working on paper fabric lamination. I forgot to take any photos while the group was there but can show you my samples. I have been making bark samples for my … Continue reading

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Another UFO Bites the Dust

I’m still working on trying to re-do and re-work some old pieces that have just been sitting around the studio. I found this piece that has been screen printed, stenciled and stitched. I decided to cut it up into smaller … Continue reading

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UFO’s Are Taking Over

I have tons of UFO’s (unfinished objects) in my studio space. I need to either get rid of some or do something with them to make them more functional. This is a piece of felt that has been printed with … Continue reading

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Art Retreat

Our fiber art group had an art retreat the first weekend of September. We stayed at a lodge on Little Bitterroot Lake near Marion, Montana. It was a bit smokey this year due to wild fires but we still had … Continue reading

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I’ve Definitely Been Challenged!

I have written earlier about the Third Quarter Challenge which is based on the Japanese Edo period. Once to show you the design I developed to use and the other to show you the felt I created.  Then I showed you … Continue reading

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Composition and Design – Rhythm

Rhythm in art refers to the movement of the viewer’s eye, a movement across recurrent motifs providing the repetition inherent in the idea of rhythm. It is based on repetition and involves a clear repetition of elements that are the … Continue reading

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Learn to Stencil, Print and Play with Thickened Dyes on Felt

Our next online class is Printing, Stenciling and Playing with Thickened Dye on Felt which will begin Friday, October 6, 2017. Please click on the link for more information and to register for the course. This is one of my … Continue reading

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