Category Archives: Fiber Preparation

A cheap alternative to wool combs

A cheap alternative to wool combs Have you looked with horror at the price of wool combs?  Have you longed for a fine worsted preparation to inspire your felting creativity? If a fine pair of English 5 pitch are not … Continue reading

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Part 3 Why does everything seem to take so much longer lately?

Part 3 Why does everything seem to take so much longer lately? Continuing from Part 2 and Part 1 https://feltingandfiberstudio.com/2019/08/27/why-does-everything-seem-to-take-so-much-longer-lately/ https://feltingandfiberstudio.com/2019/09/05/why-does-everything-seem-to-take-so-much-longer-lately-continuing-in-part-2/#comment-57756   Life is still trying to keep me from accomplishing my goals by offering other options to the one … Continue reading

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Why does everything seem to take so much longer lately? Continuing in Part 2

Why does everything seem to take so much longer lately? Continuing in Part 2 When last we chatted Glenn had just arrived home from a hard day of matching letters and number and not tripping. (don’t scoff this is not … Continue reading

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Why does everything seem to take so much longer lately?

Why does everything seem to take so much longer lately? part 1 This morning I asked my hubby to please bring up the wool drying racks from the laundry so I could start washing a few fleeces. But first there … Continue reading

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A tutorial: how to make roving with a drum carder

This week has been hectic. I haven’t had much time to do any felting. I did a little bit of stitching on my seascape, but not enough to show you and a little bit on a set of shoelaces. Mostly … Continue reading

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A Scribble Tree

Last week in Ruth’s post  Batik Post  she had a scribble tree. I have always liked them so Ruth suggested I make some. Ok them what to make. then I remembered these felt pieces I made a long time ago, I … Continue reading

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The magic of blocking your hand knits

Hello, Leonor here guest-writing for this week’s post. After reading the title, if you’re not a knitter, you’re probably wondering what I’m talking about. What on earth is blocking and why am I writing about it? Simply put, blocking refers … Continue reading

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