Author Archives: shepherdessann

Making Felted Sheep

Another flash back post. some needle felted sheep. I hope you like them. With the start of show season gets closer I realise I only had a few sheep left. Time to make sheep parts. I have to make bodies … Continue reading

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Felting Tools Part 2

Here is part 2 of Jan Scott’s felting tool post. It was much prettier in the word doc format but I don’t seem to be able to transfer that to the blog. I have a large selection (24 years of collecting) … Continue reading

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Felting tools (most of which were not originally meant for felting) Part 1

This is a guest post from Jan Scott. It is in 2 parts as she has many felting tools now. She is great at thinking out of the box. One of the problems with delving into Felting is that there … Continue reading

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Book cover

I made a sketch book cover for my daughter for her birthday. Here is the layout I started with. It is 4 times the length of the book. the background is wet in this picture. And a close up of the … Continue reading

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New bags finshed , old bags stitched.

I finally finished felting the new little bags and they are ready to be stitched. Here they are drying along with a book cover.   Here they are all dry I couldn’t get a good shot of the nuno inside. … Continue reading

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Next Steps Putting Together the Bags.

Last time I showed you the parts of the bags ready to be put together.   https://feltingandfiberstudio.com/2018/06/04/making-some-more-little-bags/ Now I will show you how I do it. First I wet one side. I use the resist to press the wool down and … Continue reading

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Making Some More Little Bags

I haven’t had much time to felt and today I finally got some time to start some new little bags. The last time I made little bags I forgot to add the spikes that end up as the closures so … Continue reading

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