Category Archives: Experiments

Degumming Silk Throwsters Waste

Today we have a throwback post. It was originally posted by Zed in 2011. Jan is ill and can’t make a post and I thought this would be interesting to everyone. A few years ago I was given some gorgeous … Continue reading

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A Felting Adventure

This is a guest post by Lindsay Wilkinson. You can find her here: Lindsay Wilkinson Artwork (Facebook and Instagram). I am also excited to say that Lindsay will be joining us as a regular contributor and I am looking forward … Continue reading

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Registration Open Now for Online Felted Concertina Hat Class

Would you love to learn how to make some really fun felt hats? Then you need to take this wonderful online class with Teri Berry, Felted Concertina Hats. The online class registration is now open and you can sign up … Continue reading

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Stained Glass in felt part 1

As I stared at a blank piece of felt thinking about what I wanted to try next, I looked around my increasingly cluttered office and considered my options. I considered: the sudden increase in freshly washed wool; spinning, weaving and … Continue reading

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Sampling Sulky Sticky Fabri-Solvy

Recently, I got an order from Sulky for more machine threads and a product that I have wanted to test out for a while. It’s called Sticky Fabri-Solvy. I have used the Fabri-Solvy for machine lace and liked it. But … Continue reading

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Keeping my hands busy

This is just a little something to keep my hands busy, like knitting which I don’t do.  I was playing games on my phone too much, to fill time and all that does is waste time and give me a … Continue reading

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Another Great Nuno felt Class

I had another wonderful group of ladies learning to make Nuno felt. I had 5 in the class. Here everyone is laying out their base wool on the silk blanks I had dyed for the class Ruth has been talking … Continue reading

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