Author Archives: tracey2008

Starting out Wet Felting

Hello everyone, I know a lot of the readers of this forum may be experienced felters, but some of you may be turning to us after deciding to experience felting for the first time. I thought I would provide a simple blog … Continue reading

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Woolfest 2018

Well another year has rolled by and it was time to immerse myself once again into the wondrous spectacle that is Woolfest here in the UK, held at Mitchell’s Lakeland Livestock Centre, Cockermouth Cumbria.  I know, tough job but someone … Continue reading

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Alpaca Antics

When I began wet felting, merino was the only wool that I had had experience with, and I wanted to try new fibres.  I knew that there happened to be a working alpaca farm not far from were I live so I decided … Continue reading

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Time For Tea

I took three tea cosies along to a craft fair I attended last year and I sold all three.  They were two sheep cosies in natural wool (Corriedale) and the third was a blue Merino cosy. I have plans to … Continue reading

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Selling at Craft Fairs

Last year I attended two crafts fairs as a seller, my first since I began wet felting, and I would like to share with you a few of the tips that I believe have helped me enormously.  You have put a lot of time and … Continue reading

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Flowers For A Gallery

I was lucky enough to be accepted into a lovely gallery last year and they told me they were taking new work in, so could I submit more. I am drawn to a vase of flowers as a subject for felting.   Maybe … Continue reading

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A Sweater Story…..Can You Help?

At the start of February last year I posted that I had had a go at felting a sweater with designs on turning it into a bag.  I had purchased it in a charity shop for the princely sum of £1.  It … Continue reading

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