Category Archives: Community

More From Jan Scott

Canvas 3: arctic Fiber Gold, Qiviut!! Now that is Canadian Now I was on to canvas 3. I had been looking and thinking of quintessential Canadian topics, I considered moose and had selected a couple reference photos that I may … Continue reading

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Cretan Felted Shepherd’ Cloaks – Guest Post by Jill

This is a guest post by Jill about her recent trip to a local museum. Thanks Jill for this great post! A recent visit to the excellent Cretan Ethnological museum in Vori, South Crete, gave me an unexpected surprise – … Continue reading

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Woolfest – Guest Post by Tracey

Tracey attended Woolfest recently and was kind enough to take photos and write about her experience for us. Thanks Tracey! I recently attended the wool and wool crafts extravaganza that is Woolfest, held over two days at Mitchell’s Lakeland Livestock … Continue reading

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Textile Journey in Norway

Today we have a Guest post from Cathy Wycliff (Luvswool) on her textile journey in Norway. Norway has been recently named the country with the “Happiest People” in the World. My May vacation to Norway was a nature lover’s dream, … Continue reading

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Exploring Different Pod Shapes

We have another Guest Post by Tracey from the Forum today. I wanted to carry on exploring how to make different shaped pods by altering the shape of the resists. I thought a stone shape may open up new possibilities … Continue reading

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IFA Conference

This is a guest post by Anne H. (penguin), one of our forum members who recently attended the IFA Conference that was held near her home. Thanks for the post Anne! I’ve only been felting a couple of years, and … Continue reading

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Different Shaped Pods From Circular Resists

Today we have the first of a few guest posts from our forum member Tracey. I am very interested in the different ways that pods and vessels can be shaped, often seeing a felted piece and thinking ‘what shape resist … Continue reading

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