Category Archives: Felted Hats

New Felted Hat in Progress

If you are on the forum you may have seen the resist for this hat in the daily dose of fiber thread for this month. daily-dose-fiber-october-2017 I used wool in 3 layers because I wanted most of the shrinkage to … Continue reading

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Early Celtic Art Challenge Project Begun

I finally had a little time to begin working on a piece for the 2nd Quarter Challenge. Ann chose the Early Celtic art period and so I followed the links that she gave in her post. I didn’t realize there … Continue reading

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Spiked Hat Class

Last month I taught the spiked hat class at the Ottawa Valley Weavers’ and Spinners’ Guild. I had 6 wonderful students. Some did hats with brims and some did hats with folded up bottoms. As usual I did not take as many … Continue reading

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Hat Classwork

In September, I took Teri Berry’s first Concertina Hat Class online.  Unfortunately, I didn’t finish on time due to taking another class and travel.  But I’ve completed the first two hats. Here is the Concertina hat with some silk embellishment: … Continue reading

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The Finished Hat and Some Scarves.

I finished the Hat I was teasing you with last week. Now you know what I did with the spike. I also finished this scarf. It has a antique colour wool base and then a thin layer of mixed brown on top … Continue reading

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More, Getting Ready for My Upcoming Show.

My show is coming up fast. It is September 10-11. in Almonte Ontario.  http://mvtm.ca/fibrefest-2016/ I dyed some more silk for scarves. Concentrating on purples. I did get 2 scarves finished. The orange one with the yarn on it that I showed … Continue reading

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A Hat and Some More Nuno Scarves Finished

This week I finished the hat I showed you just started last time and of course the matching scarf is now dry. I really like how the way the texture of the scrunched up silk pieces  turned out. You will have to … Continue reading

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